99+ Best Pearl Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational pearl quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

Famous Pearl Quotes

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

God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He’s working on you, too. Rick Warren

Coco Chanel used to talk about wearing more than one string of pearls. Why wear one if you can wear two, or something to that effect. C. JoyBell C

Whatever pearl you seek, look for the pearl within the pearl! Rumi

With short hair you begin to crave pearl necklaces, long earrings, and a variety of sunglasses. Short hair removes obvious femininity and replaces it with style. Joan Juliet Buck

A pearl goes up for auction. No one has enough, so the pearl buys itself. Rumi

The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too. Vincent Van Gogh

A woman needs ropes and ropes of pearls. Coco Chanel

As the pearl ripens in the obscurity of its shell, so ripens in the tomb all the fame that is truly precious. Walter Savage Landor

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

The rarest things in the world, next to a spirit of discernment, are diamonds and pearls. Jean De La Bruyère

Pearls don’t lie on the seashore. If you want one, you must dive for it. Chinese Proverb

No good poem, however confessional it may be, is just a self expression. Who on earth would claim that the pearl expresses the oyster? C. S. Lewis

Give all your pearls, and the swine will make a pearl necklace, then run off. Don’t show all your glory. Anthony Liccione

It is the hour of pearl, the interval between day and night when time stops and examines itself. John Steinbeck

All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster’s autobiography. Federico Fellini

Value them; they are pearls of great price. P. C. Cast

I feel undressed if I don’t have my pearls on. My pearls are my security blanket. Sarah Churchill

People imagine I am always in a Bentley with pearls and diamonds and black glasses and Karl Lagerfeld next to me.  Ines de La Fressange

As coal is pressured into pearls by our weighty existence. Beauty that arose out of pain. Suzanne Collins

It is no more easy to make a good picture than it is to find a diamond or a pearl. It means trouble and you risk your life for it. Vincent Van Gogh

Love. It felt like a falling raindrop scatter on a trembling leaf then roll of its tip in a cascade of pearls. Prabhu Krishna M

I favor pearls on screen and in my private life. Grace Kelly

Like a layer on a pearl, you can’t specifically identify the irritant, the moment of the irritant, but at the end of the day, you know you have a pearl. Ken Burns

I dream of a world where wretchedness will hang its head and joy, like a pearl, attends to the needs of all mankind. Of such I dream, my world! Langston Hughes.

I’m pretty lost in becoming all this frost. Bitter, like winter. Strung out like a string of pearls. Ashly Lorenzana

Moderation is the silken string running through the pearl chain of all virtues. Joseph Hall

Value them; they are pearls of great price. Kristin Cast

Dive into the sea of thought, and find their pearls beyond price.  Moses Ibn Ezra

Is there nothing better to do than cure insect bites for ‘little Indians’? I am a doctor, not a veterinarian.

Contentment is a pearl of great price. John Balguy

In this Gulf of uncertain light, there were more illusions than realities.

I like the laughter that opens the lips and the heart, shows at the same time the pearls and the soul. Victor Hugo

The poison sacs of the town began to manufacture venom, and the town swelled  with the pressure.

To the seeker after pearls, silence is a speaking argument, for no breath comes forth from the diver of the sea. Saib Tabrizi

It is said that humans are never satisfied  It is one of the greatest talents the species has.

A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty saying are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string. George D. Prentice

These things will make us free because he will know  and through him we will know.

At the moment our rational mind stops, hits against a wall something else happens. And a bigger mind, like a pearl, rolls in a silver bowl. Natalie Goldberg

If diving once does not bring you pearls, you need not therefore conclude that the sea is without them. Ramakrishna

He could not take the chance of putting his certain ignorance against this man’s possible knowledge.

There is no irritant as painful as an ace up your sleeve that you can never use; it’s the kind of thing that causes oysters to produce pearls. Sheila Ballantyne

Who do you fear? Kino searched for a true answer, and at last he said: Everyone.

Like falling stars from the universe we are hurled down through the long loneliness of the world. Until we behold the pain, become the pearl. Emmylou Harris

Let us throw it back in the sea. It has brought evil. Kino, my husband, it will destroy us.

And we laughed at the world. They can have their diamonds, And we’ll have our pearls. Jill Sobule

Universally, the better gold the worse man. The political economist defies us to show any gold mine country that is traversed by good roads, or a shore where pearls are found on which good schools are erected. Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one does less than his best, no matter what he may think about it.

I feel undressed if I don’t have my pearls on. My pearls are my security blanket. Sarah Churchill

Each one must remain faithful to his post and must not go running about.

The mind must be allowed to settle undisturbed over the object in order to secrete the pearl. Virginia Woolf

My friends will protect me. Only so long as they are not in danger or discomfort from it.

God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He’s working on you, too. Rick Warren

She knew there was murder in him and it was all right; she had accepted it.

All art is autobiographical; the pearl is the oyster’s autobiography. Federico Fellini

Juana, in her woman’s soul, knew that the mountain would stand while the man broke himself.

If all the circumstances of acting are made too easy, then there’s no grain of sand to make the pearl. Peter Sarsgaard

Everyone in La Paz remembers the return of the family  It is an event that happened to everyone. 

Collect as precious pearls the words of the wise and virtuous. Abdelkader El Djazairi

I feel undressed if I don’t have my pearls on. My pearls are my security blanket. Lady Sarah Churchill

Talent, and genius as well, is like a grain of pearl sand shifting about in the creative mind. A valued tormentor. Truman Capote

You can’t ever go wrong with pearls. Perhaps pearls are a girl’s best friend after all. Ki Hackney

Pearls don’t lie on the seashore. If you want one, you must dive for it. Chinese Proverb

I favor pearls on screen and in my private life. Grace Kelly

The pearl whose possession separates man from beast, the pearl which is the rarest find  the best among virtues  is forgiveness. Kedar Joshi

Pearls are always appropriate. Jackie Kennedy

The world is your oyster. It’s up to you to find the pearls. Chris Gardner

God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He’s working on you, too. Rick Warren

My role in life is that of the grain of sand to the oyster-it irritates the oyster and out comes a pearl. Ross Perot

God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He’s working on you too. Rick Warren

There are always lessons to be found in the darkest moments. It’s a moral obligation to dig deep and find that little glimmer of hope or pearl of wisdom. Andrea Pirlo

Sweat is holy water, prayer beads, pearls of liquid that release your past. The more you dance the more you sweat, the more you pray. The more you pray, the closer you are to ecstasy. Gabrielle Roth

Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare  and precious as a pearl. Tahar Ben Jelloun

I dream a world where wretchedness will hang its head and joy, like a pearl, attends the needs of all mankind. Of such I dream, my world! Langston Hughes

We follow a path of discovery, strung like pearls on a thread of curiosity, lending richness to our work. James Krenov

True joy of nature is when every drop of water shines like a pearl. Anamika Mishra

We girls aren’t supposed to fall for the good boys. We are supposed to like a bit of grit in our oyster. That’s how you get a pearl, after all. James Lovegrove

There are many beautiful things in the world around us, but pearls can only be discovered in the depths of the sea; if we wish to possess spiritual pearls we must plunge into the depths, that is, we must pray, we must sink down into the secret depths of contemplation and prayer. Then we shall perceive precious pearls. Sadhu Sundar Singh

Impressions are like pearls; ideas are like the string that turns the pearls into a necklace. The string is invisible, but it is not dispensable and cannot be broken. Mu Xin

And that’s what I expect the Seahawks to do just jam it up the middle. Jon Gruden

For in my nature I quested for beauty, but God, God hath sent me to sea for pearls. Christopher Smart

When this war is over, the Japanese language will be spoken only in hell! William Halsey

I am in every religion as the thread through a string of pearls. Wherever you see extraordinary holiness and extraordinary power raising and purifying humanity, know thou that I am there. Swami Vivekananda

Let the splendor of diamond, pearl and ruby vanish? Only let this one teardrop, this Taj Mahal, glisten spotlessly bright on the cheek of time, forever and ever. Rabindranath Tagore

He who would search for pearls must dive below. John Dryden

I was in Japan a couple of months ago, I saw a preview for the movie Pearl Harbor. And they showed the Japanese airplanes coming in to bomb Pearl Harbor, and I applauded. Nobody else in the theater applauded. Bobby Fischer

 A woman needs ropes and ropes of pearls. Coco Chanel

Giddy grasshopper Take care do not leap and crush These pearls of dewdrop Kobayashi Issa

A painting means as much to you as a string of pearls to an ape. Paul Scofield

Even pearls are dark before the whiteness of his teeth. Bill Vaughan

At the edge of madness you howl diamonds and pearls. Aberjhani

A brilliant man would find a way not to fight a war. Isoroku Yamamoto

Give all your pearls, and the swine will make a pearl necklace, then run off. Don’t show all your glory. Anthony Liccione

Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Hell, no! John Belushi

So far no chemist has ever discovered exchange value either in a pearl or a diamond. Karl Marx

It’s a moral obligation to dig deep and find that little glimmer of hope or pearl of wisdom. Andrea Pirlo

There’s one thing that always interests me about you, good people, not your certainty that the rest of us are bad,  no doubt we are, but your certainty that your opinions are pearls. Margaret Deland

Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few. Pythagoras

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