Stone Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old stone quotes, stone sayings, and stone proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
We are stone enemies when the bell rings.
Get stoned and abandon all constructive activity.
Stones have been known to move and trees to speak.
Even stone can be worn down with enough rain.
The stones of a river start out rough, but with the current continually bumping and polishing them, they end up being beautiful.
You cannot expect stone to be as pliable as clay.
Throwing stones is the birthright and duty of anyone subject to foreign rule. Throwing stones is an action as well as a metaphor of resistance.
Take the stones that failure throws at you and build legacies the world will always remember you for.
Even stones have a love, a love that seeks the ground.
A rolling stone can gather no moss.
Under that heart of stone beat muscles of pure flint.
A rugged stone growes smooth from hand to hand.
Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.
A rolling stone gathers no moss, but it gains a certain polish.
Under every stone lurks a politician.
A stone is ingrained with geological and historical memories.
Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone.
Jorge Luis Borges
The stone often recoils on the head of the thrower.
Never throw stones if you think they're going to come back and hit you.
Laurell K. Hamilton
Without stones there is no arch.
Leave no stone unturned.
The truth is not in the touch of a stone, but in what the stone tells you.
Stone tools are fossilized human behavior.
Stone walls confine a tinker; cold iron binds a witch; but a musician's music can never be fettered, for it lives first in her heart and mind.
Charles De Lint
The stone that the builder refused shall be the head corner stone.
There will always be rocks in the road ahead of us. They will be stumbling blocks or stepping stones; it all depends on how you use them.
With the stones we cast at them, geniuses build new roads for us.
We can choose to throw stones, to stumble on them, to climb over them, or to build with them.
William Arthur Ward
A stone that looks satisfied with its position reflects the sense of ease the waller felt when placing it there.
It is better to be a stepping stone than a stumbling block.