quote by Peter York

Chandeliers are marvels of drop-dead showiness, the jewellery of architecture.

— Peter York

Tempting Jewel quotations

Precious jewel, you glow, you shine, reflecting all the good things in the world. Just look at yourself.


Jewel quote The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his
The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.

Each of your breaths is a priceless jewel, since each of them is irreplaceable and once gone, can never be retrieved.

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When hope is fleeting, stop for a moment and visualize, in a sky of silver, the crescent of a lavender moon. Imagine it -- delicate, slim, precise, like a paper-thin slice from a cabochon jewel. It may not be very useful, but it is beautiful. And sometimes it is enough.

The pearl is the queen of gems and the gem of queens.

Dress suitably in short skirts and sitting boots, leave your jewels and gold wands in the bank, and buy a revolver.


My dream is for people around the world to look up and to see Canada like a little jewel sitting at the top of the continent.

I don't need to put jewels on to make myself feel important.

I'd rather drop them for the benefit of less fortunate people. I don't need to put gold on my body, and I'm not criticizing people who do, but for me, I'd rather be around my family and see them be happy because that's worth more to me than gold.

The ignorant person is totally blind he does not appreciate the value of the jewel

Earth proudly wears the Parthenon As the best gem upon her zone.

Life without endeavor is like entering a jewel mine and coming out with empty hands.


Christ has made my soul beautiful with the jewels of grace and virtue.

I belong to Him Whom the Angels serve.

A handsome woman is a jewel; a good woman is a treasure.

The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.

On the motionless branches of some trees, autumn berries hung like clusters of coral beads, as in those fabled orchards where the fruits were jewels . . .

Grooming is the secret of real elegance.

The best clothes, the most wonderful jewels, the most glamorous beauty don't count without good grooming.


The general who advances without coveting fame and retreats without fearing disgrace, whose only thought is to protect his country and do good service for his sovereign, is the jewel of the kingdom.

With this announcement today, the Army has made it clear what we have known all along - that Fort Riley is truly the crown jewel of the United States Army.

All in all, Vermont is a jewel state, small but precious.

It is a time of quiet joy, the sunny morning.

When the glittery dew is on the mallow weeds, each leaf holds a jewel which is beautiful if not valuable. This is no time for hurry or for bustle. Thoughts are slow and deep and golden in the morning.

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


The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.

The only thing that makes life worth living is the possibility of experiencing now and then a perfect moment. And perhaps even more than that, it's having the ability to recall such moments in their totality, to contemplate them like jewels.

Ten percent of the big fish still remain.

There are still some blue whales. There are still some krill in Antarctica. There are a few oysters in Chesapeake Bay. Half the coral reefs are still in pretty good shape, a jeweled belt around the middle of the planet. There's still time, but not a lot, to turn things around.

Our true nature is like a precious jewel: although it may be temporarily buried in mud, it remains completely brilliant and unaffected. We simply have to uncover it.

How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.


How rich are we that we can look on these worlds with the perspective of modern science ... that we do not have to wonder as did former men whether stars are jewels hanging from celestial drapery or peepholes in the astral skin of creation!

Guard with jealous attention the public liberty.

Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.

Call upon Angels to polish the jewels inside your thoughts and feelings, for within every fear or worry is a shining energy of love. Today be aware of your amazing power of manifestation. Know that in everything you think and feel, the entire universe is fully supporting you.

A woman is more than a powerful feeling or unforgettable taste, and a man should not try to eat from every dish. A good woman is a jewel from Allah for which a man must pay a heavy price. Be very careful.

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.


Jewelry takes people's minds off your wrinkles.

The most precious jewels are not made of stone, but of flesh.

No one who possesses snow would find any hardship in exchanging it for jewels and pearls. This world is like snow exposed to sun, which continues to melt until it disappears altogether, while the next life is like a precious stone that never passes away.

Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all's right with the world.