Quotes about coal

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.

Perhaps time’s definition of coal is the diamond.
Khalil Gibran

Affection is a coal that must be cooled; else, suffered, it will set the heart on fire.
William Shakespeare

Eating coals of fire has always been one of the sensational feats of the Fire Kings, as it is quite generally known that charcoal burns with an extremely intense heat.
Harry Houdini

Coal is a portable climate.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

A diamond is a chunk of coal that did well under pressure.
Henry Kissinger

To shipbrokers, coal was black gold.
Roald Dahl