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«All art is autobiographical; the pearl is the oyster's autobiography»
«Contentment is a pearl of great price, and whoever procures it at the expense of ten thousand desires makes a wise and a happy purchase»
«Moderation is the silken string running through the pearl chain of all virtues.»
«In the United States, there one feels free . . . Except from the Americans - but every pearl has its oyster.»
«For the first fourteen years for a rod they do while for the next as a pearl in the world they do shine. For the next trim beauty beginneth to swerve. For the next matrons or drudges they serve. For the next doth crave a staff for a stay. For the nex»
«Japanese naval officers in dress whites are frequent guests at [Pearl Harbor's] officers' mess [and] are very polite. They always were. Except, of course, for that little interval there between 1941 and 1945.»
Author: William Manchester
, Pearl Harbor
«Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto a merchant man, seeking goodly pearls: / Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.»
«Found one pearl of great price.»
«I must go seek some dew-drops here,And hang a pearl in every cowslip's ear.»
«A life all turbulence and noise may seem,To him that leads it, wise and to be praised;But wisdom is a pearl with most successSought in still water, and beneath clear skies.»