Jewelry Quotes and Sayings

Posted by Brian

Some men’s memory is like a box where a man should mingle his jewels with his old shoes. – George Savile

It was as though he had cut up the sky, melted down a flower garden, tossed in some jewels and made it into glass. – Hugh McKean

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

I adore wearing gems, but not because they are mine. You can’t possess radiance, you can only admire it. – Elizabeth Taylor

There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one’s self. – Benjamin Franklin

I was born with a Souk Sense. – Iris Apfel

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

Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond districts of the mind. – William R. Alger

With melted opals for my milk. Pearl-leaf for my cracker. – Gwendolyn Brooks

There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa. – William Makepeace Thackeray

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

There were no jewelry hidden. Walt wanted this atmosphere: They were supposed to live here, they’ve been outside somewhere, but they could come back at any minute and catch us. – John Hench

In the age of acorns, before the times of Ceres, a single barley-corn had been of more value to mankind than all the diamonds of the mines of India. – Henry Brooke

I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within. – Titus Maccius Plautus

Oh, never mind the fashion. When one has a style of one’s own, it is always twenty times better. – Margaret Oliphant

Jewelry takes people’s minds off your wrinkles. – Sonja Henie

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

Emerald as heavy as a golf course, ruby as dark as an afterbirth, diamond as white as sun on the sea. – Anne Sexton

I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number of carats in a diamond. – Mae West

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

All art is autobiographical; the pearl is the oyster’s autobiography. – Federico Fellini

Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands? And the rest of you, if you’ll just rattle your jewelry. – John Lennon

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. – Pablo Picasso

Beauty is the promise of happiness. – Stendhal

My mother says I didn’t open my eyes for eight days after I was born, but when I did, the first thing I saw was an engagement ring. I was hooked. – Elizabeth Taylor

Gold! gold! gold! gold! Bright and yellow, hard and cold! – Thomas Hood

The rarest things in the world, next to a spirit of discernment, are diamonds and pearls. – Jean de la Bruyere

Men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage – they’ve experienced pain and bought jewelry. – Rita Rudner

There is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty. – Joseph Addison

We are shaped and fashioned by what we love. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


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