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Jewelry Quotes

Famous Quotes & Quotations About Jewelry:

A fine quotation is a diamond on the finger of a witty person, but a pebble in the hands of a fool.
~ Author Unknown.

A woman wears her tears like jewelry.
~ Author Unknown.

Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
~ Thomas Carlyle.

All art is autobiographical; the pearl is the oyster's autobiography.
~ Federico Fellini.

Among Life's precious jewels,
Genuine and rare,
The one that we call friendship
Has worth beyond compare.
~ Author Unknown.

As though pure white snow flashed and sparkled with the color of bright ruddy wine, and was overcome by this radiance.
~ Author unknown on the opal.

But not gold in commercial quantities, Just enough gold to make the engagement rings. And marriage rings of those who owned the farm. What gold more innocent could one have asked for?
~ Robert Frost.

But I do mean to say, I have heard her declare,
When at the same moment she had on a dress
Which cost five hundred dollars, and not a cent less,
And jewelry worth ten times more, I should guess,
That she had not a thing in the wide world to wear!
~ William Allen Butler, Nothing to Wear.

Clasp my love around your neck,
Wear my heart on your finger.
My soul will be your pendant:
I live to adorn you -
You're the precious one.
~ Grey Livingston, Genuine Adoration.

Diamonds are a girl's best friend.
~ Jule Styne, Song: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.

Diamonds are a girl's best friend and a man's worst enemy.
~ Author Unknown.

Diamonds are only chunks of coal,
That stuck to their jobs, you see.
~ Minnie Richard Smith, Stick to Your Job.

Diamonds... That'll shut her up.
~ Ron White.

Do not judge from mere appearances; for the lift laughter that bubbles on the lip often mantles over the depths of sadness, and the serious look may be the sober veil that covers a divine peace and joy. The bosom can ache beneath diamond brooches; and many a blithe heart dances under coarse wool.
~ Edwin Hubbel Chapin.

Don't ever wear artistic jewelry; it wrecks a woman's reputation.
~ Colette.

Flowers that are so pathetic in their beauty, frail as the clouds, and in their coloring as gorgeous as the heavens, had through thousands of years been the heritage of children - honored as the jewelry of God...
~ Thomas De Quincey.

For me the diamond dawns are set
In rings of beauty...
~ John Townsend Trowbridge.

For years it has done its job. It has led me not into temptation. It has reminded my husband numerous times at parties that it's time to go home. It has been a source of relief to a dinner companion. It has been a status symbol in the maternity ward. ~ Erma Bombeck on her wedding ring.

Give crowns and pounds and guineas
But not your heart away;
Give pearls away and rubies,
But keep your fancy free.
~ A.E. Housman.

Gold cannot be pure, and people cannot be perfect.
~ Chinese Proverb.

Gold! gold! gold! gold!
Bright and yellow, hard and cold!
~ Thomas Hood.

Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value will never be known. Improve them and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

I don't want to own anything until I know I've found the place where me and things belong together. I'm not quite sure where that is just yet. But I know what it's like... It's like Tiffany's... Not that I give a hoot about jewelry. Diamonds, yes. But it's tacky to wear diamonds before you're forty...
~ Truman Capote Quotes, Breakfast at Tiffany's, 1958, spoken by the character Holly Golightly.

I had very good dentures once. Some magnificent gold work. It's the only form of jewelry a man can wear that women fully appreciate.
~ Graham Greene.

I have always felt a gift diamond shines so much better than one you buy for yourself.
~ Mae West Quotes.

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