Are goldfish a great animal for a five gallon?

Or not? How many would I be able to get? How long would they live? I used to have black skirt tetras but they kept dieing due to poor information when I bought them. I bought fish to help give me a hobby and to help reduce stress. Are goldfish a good idea? It's a 5 galloon filtered tank. A few plants and a... show more Or not?
How many would I be able to get?
How long would they live?
I used to have black skirt tetras but they kept dieing due to poor information when I bought them.
I bought fish to help give me a hobby and to help reduce stress. Are goldfish a good idea?
It's a 5 galloon filtered tank. A few plants and a barrel looking statue thingy. All information is welcomed :]
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