Beautiful Quotes

An economist is a surgeon with an excellent scalpel and a rough - Edged lancet, who operates beautifully on the dead and tortures the living.
Nicholas Chamfort
Truth is beautiful, without doubt but so are lies.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
Susan Sontag
Henry mille - develop interest in life as you see it in people,...
Do not trust your memory it is a net full of holes the most beautiful prizes slip through it.
Georges Duhamel
She said she usually cried at least once each day not because she was sad, but because the world was so beautiful and life was so short.
Brian Andreas

As I make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a certain sense of beautiful mystery seems to gather and grow.
A. C. Benson
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I think these difficult times have helped me to understand better than before how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way and that so many things that one goes around worrying about are of no importance whatsoever.
Isak Dinesen
Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
I Ching
Knowledge would be fatal, it is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things beautiful.
Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray
Summer afternoon - Summer afternoon... the two most beautiful words in the English language.
Henry James
To God all things are beautiful, good, and right human beings, on the other hand, deem some things right and others wrong. It would not be better if things happened to people just as they wish.
Heraclitus
One day the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Sigmond Freud
What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine; what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation, 1966
Everything beautiful has its moment and then passes away.
Cernuda y Bidon Luis Cernuda
Will it not be felt that Virtue, however beautiful, becomes the worst of all attitudes when it is found too feeble to contend with Vice...
Marquis de Sade, Justine
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.
Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt.
Unknown
The most beautiful as well as the most ugly inclinations of man are not part of a fixed biologically given human nature, but result from the social process which creates man.
Erich Fromm
It was beautiful and simple, as truly great swindles are.
O. Henry
The scenery in the play was beautiful, but the actors got in front of it.
Alexander Woollcott
The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - The fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
Albert Einstein
To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
It is my belief, Watson, founded upon my experience, that the lowest and vilest alleys in London do not present a more dreadful record of sin than does the smiling and beautiful countryside.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes in The Copper Beeches
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Kahlil Gibran
Plain women know more about men than beautiful ones do.
Katharine Hepburn
While I know that the beautiful, the spiritual, and the sublime are today suspect, I have begun to stop resisting the constant urge to deny that beauty has a valid right to exist in contemporary art.
Ian Hornak, Cover Magazine, 1994; American Idealist & Realist Painter and Draughtsman recognized for his collaboration with the
You are the most beautiful girl that has ever lived, and it is worth dying to have kissed you.
Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953)
Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature, music - The world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
Henry Mille
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - They must be felt with the heart.
Hellen Kelle
Beauty is handed out as undemocratically as inherited peerages, and beautiful people have done nothing to deserve their astonishing reward.
John Mortimer, The Observer (1999)
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all art and science.
Albert Einstein
Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
Jean Cocteau
Have you ever noticed that there are people who do things which are most indelicate, and yet at the same time - Beautiful?
E. M. Forster, "A Room with a View".
I might repeat to myself slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound - If I can remember any of the damn things.
Dorothy Parke
How beautiful maleness is, if it finds its right expression.
D. H. Lawrence
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere translation or abstraction from life, it is life itself.
Henry Havelock Ellis
Put even the plainest woman into a beautiful dress and unconsciously she will try to live up to it.
Lady Duff - Gordon