Glass Quotes

After a certain age, any new friends we make in our attempt to replace the ones we've lost are like glass eyes, false teeth and wooden legs.

Nicolas Chamfort

People who live in glass houses should not throw stones. How ironic that you utilize a fixed glass structure as your command HQ. You use as a luminous building to symbolize that you are transparent, have nothing to hide, or suppress when in essence, concealing, omitting, and obscuring is your forte.

Christopher Jordan Dorner

Astrology can clear up or mix up a person as much as any other psychological, philosophical or religious mirror, a looking glass in the endless mirror hall of life.

Markku Siivola

I am the instrument of providence, she will use me as long as I accomplish her designs, then she will break me like a glass.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Death has shaken out the sands of thy glass.

John Gardiner Calkins Brainard

LOOKING-GLASS, n. A vitreous plane upon which to display a fleeting show for man's disillusion given.

Ambrose Gwinett

Tlume, my little crystal glass, three paths are bad for men: to see the beauty of the world and yet to say it is ugly; to wake up early in the morning to do what one is incapable of; and to give free course to ones dreams without being careful because whoever dreams becomes a victim of his dreams.

Simone Schwarz-Bart

I have lived temperately . . . I double the doctors recommendation of a glass and a half of wine a day and even treble it with a friend.

Thomas Jefferson

If your heart is warm with happiness, you will need a glass - if sorrow chills your heart, have two.


Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Fortune is like glass--the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken.

Syrus, Publilius

A shot glass of desire is greater than a pitcher of talent.

Andy Munthe

It didn’t rain for you, maybe, but it always rains for me. The sky shatters and rains shards of glass.


In every glass of water we drink, some of the water has already passed through fishes, trees, bacteria, worms in the soil, and many other organisms, including people...Living systems cleanse water and make it fit, among other things, for human consumption.


Glass, china, and reputation are easily cracked, and never mended well.

Benjamin Franklin

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