Golden Billion

Golden Billion

The golden billion (Russian: золотой миллиард, zolotoy milliard) is a term, in the Russian-speaking world, referring to the relatively wealthy people in industrially developed nations, or the West.

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Golden Billion - The Use of Term
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Famous quotes containing the words billion and/or golden:

    Even one billion Chinese do not a superpower make.
    John Lukacs (b. 1924)

    This is mere madness,
    And thus a while the fit will work on him.
    Anon, as patient as the female dove
    When that her golden couplets are disclosed,
    His silence will sit drooping.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)