Dammit, this. Besides, personal experience is never the best gauge for what a group of people are. Even if it seems like a dominant number of them are stupid fucks to you.
Can't find diamonds in the mine unless you look through a lot of coal I always say.
Coal, stone and natural gas
Well, coal and natural gas probably have more direct, practical applications than a diamond. Really, the only thing off the top of my head that diamonds can do is sit there and look pretty.
Yeah. Take everything with a grain of salt. And metaphors.