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  • Eat and run
  • Egg and spoon race
  • Every dark cloud has a silver lining
  • Fiddling while Rome burns
  • Five for silver ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Fool's gold ( a brassy yellow mineral that the inexperienced prospector may mistake for gold )
  • Get a gold star ( earn a merit point for doing well )
  • Go for gold
  • Go over to Rome ( Adopt the Catholic faith )
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Gold digger
  • Good as gold ( Golden Flake Potato Chips advertising slogan )
  • Good sport
  • Had a good run
  • Half the fun is getting there ( Olympic Airways advertising slogan )
  • Heart Of Gold ( Neil Young song )
  • Heart of gold
  • Hit and run
  • Hiyo Silver away ( A catchphrase from The Lone Ranger )
  • Hold with the hare and run with the hounds
  • Home run
  • In the long run
  • In the short run
  • Is your film as good as Gold? ( Kodak advertising slogan )
  • Let your imagination run riot
  • Maxwell's Silver Hammer ( The Beatles song )
  • Not a cough in a carload ( Old Gold Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • On the run
  • Piss like a race horse
  • Play the race card
  • Pure gold ( Benson & Hedges advertising slogan )
  • Race against the clock
  • Race against time
  • Race for the taste, the honey sweet taste!, the honey-nutty taste of Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Race proven performance ( Kumho Tires advertising slogan )
  • Race to the bottom
  • Rat race
  • Rome wasn't built in a day
  • Run For Your Life ( The Beatles song )
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Run a fever
  • Run a tight ship
  • Run along
  • Run amuck
  • Run for cover
  • Run for the border ( Taco advertising slogan )
  • Run for the hills
  • Run for your life
  • Run for your money
  • Run it up the flagpole and see who salutes
  • Run its course
  • Run like the wind
  • Run of the Millsap ( Nickname of Paul Millsap )
  • Run of the mill
  • Run off at the mouth
  • Run off your feet
  • Run out of gas
  • Run out of steam
  • Run out of town on a rail
  • Run rabbit, run rabbit, run run run
  • Run rings around
  • Run the gauntlet
  • Run the plates
  • Run the risk
  • Run to fat
  • Run to ground
  • Run to seed
  • Run toward the sound of gunfire
  • Run with the ball
  • Run with the hare and hunt with the hounds
  • Run yourself ragged
  • Sack race
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • See the face you love light up with Terry's All Gold ( Terrys Chocolates advertising slogan )
  • Selling the family silver
  • Silver Blaze ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • Silver bullet ( a simple and seeming effortless solution to a difficult problem )
  • Silver circle
  • Silver fox ( a handsome grey-haired man )
  • Silver screen
  • Silver service ( a method of serving food using silver cutlery )
  • Silver surfer ( an older person who uses the World Wide Web )
  • Silver threads amongst the gold ( blonde hair that is turning grey )
  • Silver tongued ( eloquent or persuasive manner of speech )
  • Silver wedding ( a celebration of twenty-five years of marriage )
  • Six for gold ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Speech is silver but silence is golden
  • St Peter's Basilica ( tourist attraction in Rome Italy )
  • Star of the silver screen
  • Still waters run deep
  • Sue grabbit and run
  • TV gold
  • Take the money and run
  • That Silver-Haired Daddy of Mine ( Gene Autry song )
  • The Acropolis ( tourist attraction in Athens Greece )
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Bronze Goddess of Fire ( Nickname of LaWanda Page )
  • The Colossus of Rhodes ( tourist attraction in Greece )
  • The Eternal City ( Nickname of the city of Rome )
  • The Gold Rush ( Charlie Chaplin movie )
  • The Gold Standard
  • The Master Race
  • The New York Of The South ( Nickname of Atlanta Georgia )
  • The Olympic ideal
  • The Rome Of The North ( Nickname of Prague Czech Republic )
  • The Silver Fox ( Nickname of Edwin Snider )
  • The Silver Prince ( Nickname of Sourav Ganguly - Indian cricketer )
  • The Third Rome ( Nickname of Moscow Russia )
  • The course of true love never did run smooth
  • The family silver
  • The human race
  • The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow
  • The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ( quotation from the Bible - Ecclesiastes
  • The sport of kings
  • The streets of London are paved with gold
  • There's gold in them thar hills
  • This one will run and run
  • This precious stone set in the silver sea, this sceptered isle
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • To gild refined gold, to paint the lily
  • We're tobacco men not medicine men. Old Gold cures just one thing. The World's Best Tobacco ( Old Gold Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • When in Rome, do as the Romans do
  • Winning is the mark of the Rebel ( Rebel Sport advertising slogan )
  • With a hearty hiho Silver
  • With silver bells and cockle shells and pretty maids all in a row ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Worth one's weight in gold
  • You can run but you can't hide

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