Beautiful Quotes

Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
Henry Ward Beeche
Nothing is beautiful, only man on this piece of navety rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second nothing is ugly but degenerate man - The domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.
B. B. King
Joan rivers - there is not one female comic who was beautiful...
Ugly. Is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly the worst crime you can commit as a woman. But ugly, as beautiful, is an illusion.
Margaret Cho, weblog, 01 - 27 - 04
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful that the garment with which it is clothed.
Michelangelo Buonarroti

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Katharine hepburn - plain women know more about men than beautiful...
How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
Spanish Prove
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
The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.
Frank Lloyd Wright
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
If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together.
Richard Milhous Nixon
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
The two most beautiful words in the English language are ``check enclosed.'
Dorothy Parke
To be a saint does not exclude fine dresses nor a beautiful house.
Katherine Tynan Hinkson
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.
Pablo Casals
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all art and science.
Albert Einstein
Sometimes I get bored riding down the beautiful streets of L. A. I know it sounds crazy, but I just want to go to New York and see people suffer.
Donna Summe
It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage and beautiful country lies in between.
Diane Ackerman
Summer afternoon - Summer afternoon... the two most beautiful words in the English language.
Henry James
I never saw an ugly thing in my life for let the form of an object be what it may - Light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.
John Constable
Truth is beautiful, without doubt but so are lies.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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".
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.
Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh
To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Thou art gone from my gaze like a beautiful dream, And I seek thee in vain by the meadow and stream.
George Linley
If indeed you must be candid, be candid beautifully.
Kahlil Gibran
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.
Albert Einstein
It was beautiful and simple, as truly great swindles are.
O. Henry
Yer beautiful in yer wrath! I shall keep you, and in responding to my passions, yer hatred will kindle into love.
John Wayne, (as Genghis Kahn to Susan Hayward in the move The Conqueror) 1956
It is one of those beautiful compensations of this life that no one can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Charles Dudley Warne
Keep your faith in all beautiful things in the sun when it is hidden, in the Spring when it is gone.
Roy R. Gilson
Every human is an artist. The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.
Don Miguel Ruiz
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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
The best and most beautiful things cannot be seen or even heard, they must be felt with the heart.
Helen 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)
I knew I belonged to the public and to the world, not because I was talented or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else.
Marilyn Monroe
You are beautiful, but you are empty. One could not die for you. To be sure, an ordinary passerby would think that my rose looked just like you - - The rose that belongs to me. But in herself alone she is more important than all the hundreds of you other roses: because it is she that I have watered.
Antoine de Saint - Exupery, The Little Prince