Man's mind is like a diamond, and experience is the lapidary.
I ought to have set it in silver, but was always afraid to trust it to a lapidary.
The goldsmith and the lapidary would do well to seek in them models and instruction.
Topazes are not scarce enough to be much valued by the lapidary.
A lapidary is a cutter, polisher, or engraver of precious stones.
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