“Pearls are always appropriate.” Jackie Kennedy Onassis


“You can never be too rich or too thin.” Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor


“My style is not that big. I wear heels, tight pants, and I wear diamonds.” Donatella Versace


“Diamonds are a key component in the campaign to make poverty history.” Nicky Oppenheimer


“I don’t exercise. If God had wanted me to bend over, he would have put diamonds on the floor.” Joan Rivers

“It’s obvious that women are smarter than men. Think about it – diamonds are a girl’s best friend; man’s best friend is a dog.” Joan Rivers


“Diamonds are found only in the dark bowels of the earth; truths are found only in the depths of thought. It seemed to him that after descending into those depths after long groping in the blackest of this darkness, he had at last found one of these diamonds, one of these truths, and that he held it in his hand; and it blinded him to look at it. (pg. 231).”Victor Hugo,Les Misérables


“To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life.”Victor Hugo,Les Misérables

“The jungle is dark but full of diamonds, Willy.”Arthur Miller,Death Of A Salesman


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

“I never planned to acquire a lot of jewels or a lot of husbands… For me life happened, just as it does for anyone else.” Elizabeth Taylor

“Big girls need big diamonds.” Elizabeth Taylor


“Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.” Confucius

“The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.”Confucius


“The truth is as hard as diamond and fragile as the peach blossom.” Mahatma Gandhi

“Truth is like a vast tree which yields more and more fruit the more you nurture it. The deeper the search in the mind of truth, the richer the discovery of the gems buried there.”Mahatma Gandhi


“My crown is in my heart, not on my head; not decked with diamonds and Indian stones, nor to be seen: my crown is called content, a crown it is that seldom kings enjoy.”William Shakespeare


“Having been engaged rather a lot of times, Zsa Zsa Gabor was asked whether a lady should give back the ring. Her answer? “Of course darling, but first, you take out all the diamonds.”

“I love to put on diamonds and beautiful evening gowns and make my girl-friends upset.” Zsa Zsa Gabor

“I never hated a man enough to give him diamonds back.” Zsa Zsa Gabor


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

“Goodness, what beautiful diamonds! Goodness had nothing to do with it.”Mae West

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


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