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Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond.
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever.
Nature has made a pebble and a female. The lapidary makes the diamond, and the lover makes the woman.
Anyone can be confident with a full head of hair. But a confident bald man - there's your diamond in the rough.
Better to be a strong man with a weak point, than to be a weak man without a strong point. A diamond with a flaw is more valuable that a brick without a flaw.
William J. H. Boetcker
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool.
Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough.
Mary McLeod Bethune
Wit must be foiled by wit: cut a diamond with a diamond.
Two golden hours somewhere between sunrise and sunset. Both are set with 60 diamond minutes. No reward is offered. They are gone forever.
Whenever I fail as a father or husband... a toy and a diamond always works.
I loved being outside. We'd hold lightning bugs in our fingers and pretend they were diamond rings.
None of my actions have ever sort of been motored by the search for a husband or wondering if I was going to have a family someday or wanting to live in a really great house or thinking it would be really great to have a diamond.
The more the diamond is cut the brighter it sparkles; and in what seems hard dealing, there God has no end in view but to perfect His people.
Now one thing I think is really lame, is if you're an artist and you go to a karaoke bar and sing your own song. I like to get up there and sing stuff that I would never sing on stage anywhere else. Like Neil Diamond.
I love diamond facials - they leave me glowing and refreshed.
You can find a diamond in the rough a lot of times.
Yeah, it's tough being smart and sexy, too. I have to say, I'm really not that attractive. Until I met my husband, I could not get a date. I promise you it's true. My husband Jeff Richmond saw a diamond in the rough and took me in.
What do I geek out about? What am I? Hmmm. I love movies. I watch movies. I like big, sweeping epics, like Ed Zwick stuff: 'The Last Samurai,' 'Legends of the Fall,' 'Blood Diamond,' 'Glory.'
You do Batman right, and he's going to be popular. He's a great character. I was once asked by somebody if writing 'Batman' was like holding a Ming vase or something. And I said, 'No, it's like holding a big-ass diamond that you can't break. You can throw him against the ceiling, against the floor, anywhere, and you just can't break Batman.'
I'm not full of malice, but I do dislike Neil Diamond a lot, and I'm sorry that I've done a Neil Diamond song.
The events that I have attended to mark my Diamond Jubilee have been a humbling experience. It has touched me deeply to see so many thousands of families, neighbors and friends celebrating together in such a happy atmosphere.
Queen Elizabeth II
I don't wear diamond necklaces. I'm not against it but I never could afford it, so now I just wear gold. I wear bracelets, rings, anklets.
My wedding was at home, so I didn't really want to wear a veil in my house. Instead I wore a lot of diamond hair clips. They were brooches, actually, designed by Lorraine Schwartz.
Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond fields of the mind.
William R. Alger
This diamond has so many carats it's almost a turnip.
My boyfriend's idea of a lesson was to take me on a black diamond run in the middle of a hail storm and say, 'Go!' Ski patrol had to escort me to another lift to get me down the mountain. No, that wasn't humiliating, not at all.
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