Famous quotes containing the words pendants, gold, smart and/or buy:
“Hear, my child, your fathers instruction, and do not reject your mothers teaching; for they are a fair garland for your head, and pendants for your neck.”
—Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 1:8-9.
“As in digging for precious metals in the mines, much earthy rubbish has first to be troublesomely handled and thrown out; so, in digging in ones soul for the fine gold of genius, much dullness and common-place is first brought to light.”
—Herman Melville (18191891)
“Agnes: A half-smart guy, thats what I always draw. Never once a man whos smart all the way around the course. Never once.
Philip Marlowe: I hurt you much, sugar?
Agnes: You and every other man Ive ever met.”
—William Faulkner (18971962)
“O, let us have him, for his silver hairs
Will purchase us a good opinion,
And buy mens voices to commend our deeds.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)