When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.
Good listeners, like precious gems, are to be treasured.
life and love are very precious when both are in full bloom.
Some things are more precious because they don't last long
An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; a villain, like the beams of a balance, is always varying, upwards and downwards.
If only these treasures were not so fragile as they are precious and beautiful.
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.