- n location of a colony of the United Kingdom on a limestone promontory at the southern tip of Spain; strategically important because it can control the entrance of ships into the Mediterranean; one of the Pillars of Hercules
- Joe Torre in ESPN
He's like the Rock of Gibraltar,Torre said. "You don't even think about anything that's going to keep him down."
- Warren Buffett in guardian.co.uk
Mr Buffett, dubbed the Sage of Omaha, said: "Putting Berkshire Hathaway's Gibraltar-like strength behind the remaining problems, which will take many decades to resolve, eliminates any remaining worries for all concerned."
- Peter Caruana in AFP
Caruana said he was "delighted that our first agreement of this kind is with the United States. Gibraltar is committed to the OECD standard ...... Properly regulated exchange of information has become increasingly important. We look forward to...