Fool indeed is he, who, living on the banks of the Ganga, digs a little well for water. Fool indeed is the man who, coming to a mine of diamonds, begins to search for glass beads.swami vivekananda
I'm not an expert. I've been reliably informed it's a sapphire with some diamonds. But I'm sure everyone recognises it from previous times.
Don't open your diamonds in a vegetable market. Tie them in bundle and keep them in your heart, and go your own way.
The Aurora Pyramid of Hope is a collection of 296 natural diamonds of combined weight of 267.45 carats , in a wide variety of colors , billed as The Aurora Pyramid of Hope, the most comprehensive natural color diamond collection in the world .
There are two things in abundance in South Africa, racial hatred and diamonds.
What would it pleasure me, to have my throat cut With diamonds? Or to be smothered With cassia? Or to be shot to death, with pearls?john webster
And graven with diamonds in letters plain There is written, her fair neck round about: Noli me tangere, for Caesar's I am, And wild for to hold, though I seem tame. See Bible118:23.
Don't open your diamonds in a vegetable market. Tie them in bundle and keep them in your heart, and go your own way.kabir
We shall find peace. We shall hear the angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.Anton Chekhov
Now it has appeared to me unfair that humanity should be engaged perpetually in calling all those things bad which have been good enough to make other things better, in everlastingly kicking down the ladder by which it has climbed. It has appeared to me that progress should be something else besides a continual parricide; therefore I have investigated the dust-heaps of humanity, and found a treasure in all of them. I have found that humanity is not incidentally engaged, but eternally and systematically engaged, in throwing gold into the gutter and diamonds into the sea.gilbert keith chesterton
Then the slow lip of fire moves across the prairie with precision While, somewhere, with your pliers and glue, you make your first incision And, in a moment of almost-unbearable vision, doubled over with the hunger of lions 'Hold me close', cooed the dove, who was stuffed now with sawdust and diamonds.joanna newsom
That girls should not marry for money we are all agreed. A lady who can sell herself for a title or an estate, for an income or a set of family diamonds, treats herself as a farmer teats his sheep and oxen makes hardly more of herself, of her own inner self, in which are comprised a mind and a soul, than the poor wretch of her own sex who earns her bread in the lowest state of degradation.Anthony Trollope
There are whole veins of diamonds in thine eyes, Might furnish crowns for all the Queens of earth.philip james bailey
You have seen Sunshine and rain at once; her smile and tears Were like, a better way; those happy smilets, That play'd on her ripe lip, seem'd not to know What guests were in her eyes; which parted thence, As pearls from diamonds dropp'd.william shakespeare
My crown is in my heart, not on my head; Not deck'd with diamonds and Indian stones, Nor to be seen: my crown is called content; A crown it is that seldom kings enjoy.william shakespeare
Diamond me no diamonds! prize me no prizes!
Since Great Britain has such an important interest in the diamond industry, the royal couple could be of tremendous assistance to this British industry by wearing diamonds rather than other jewels. A new type of art was devised ... and a new color, diamond blue, was created and used in these campaigns.N.W. Ayer
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
There is smoke and grease there is the wrist exhaustion , there is laughter , there is the letter seized in the clock and the apple's tang, the river sliding along its banks. darker now than the sky descending a last time to scatter its diamonds into these black waters that contain the day that passed, the night to come.
For a life where diamonds really are forever.
...of Awaiting and comes no more among his kin; not until the Sun passes and the Moon falls, shall it be known of what substance they were made. Like the crystal of diamonds it appeared, and yet was more strong than adamant, so that no violence could mar it or break it within the Kingdom of Arda.
: diamonds are of most precious value They say, that have passed through most jewellers' hands. : Whores, by that rule, are precious.john webster
diamonds are only chunks of coal, That stuck to their jobs, you see.
diamonds, and dust Poor man last, rich man first Lamborghinis, caviar Dry martini's, Shangri-La. I got a burnin' feeling Deep inside of me. It's yearnin', But I'm gonna set it free.
Diamond deposits are not easily found. diamonds occur in some of the rarest rock types on the surface of the earth , and when found, they are disseminated in trace amounts even in the richest deposits.