Jewelry Quotes

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

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

It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
– Mahatma Gandhi

The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels:it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.
– Salvador Dalí

She is mine own, And I as rich in having such a jewel As twenty seas, if all their sand were pearl, The water nectar, and the rocks pure gold.
– William Shakespeare

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

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

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

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

Some asked me where the rubies grew, And nothing I did say; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia.
– Robert Herrick

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

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

Let us not be too particular. It is better to have old second-hand diamonds than none at all.
– Mark Twain

Jewelry, to me, is a pain in the derriere, because you have to be watching it all the time.
– Eartha Kitt

The earth is like a beautiful bride who needs no man made jewels to heighten her loveliness.
– Kahlil Gibran

If wisdom and diamonds grew on the same tree we could soon tell how much men loved wisdom.
– Lemuel K. Washburn

The hues of the opal, the light of the diamond, are not to be seen if the eye is too near.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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