Beautiful Quotes

It is one of the beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to be kind to another, without helping himself.
Bailey
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

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
Marlene dietrich - i love quotations because it is a joy to find...
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt.
Unknown
There are few earthly things more beautiful than a university... a place where those who hate ignorance may strive to know, where those who perceive truth may strive to make others see.
John Masefield

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".
Thomas huxley - the great tragedy of science - - the slaying of a...
Some people weave burlap into the fabric of our lives, and some weave gold thread. Both contribute to make the whole picture beautiful and unique.
Anon.
Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.
Kurt Vonnegut, God Bless You, Dr. Kevorkian
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
What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
Susan Sontag
When you have loved as she has loved, you grow old beautifully.
W. Somerset Maugham
Human subtelty will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does Nature, because in her inventions, nothing is lacking and nothing is superfluous.
Leonardo DaVinci
Of all the beautiful truths pertaining to the soul None is more gladdening or fruitful than to know You can regenerate and make yourself what you will.
William James
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Kahlil Gibran
It was beautiful and simple, as truly great swindles are.
O. Henry
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 older I get, the more I feel almost beautiful...
Sharon Olds
To be a saint does not exclude fine dresses nor a beautiful house.
Katherine Tynan Hinkson
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
Put even the plainest woman into a beautiful dress and unconsciously she will try to live up to it.
Lady Duff - Gordon
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
A poet is an unhappy being whose heart it torn by secret sufferings, but whose lips are so strangely formed that when the sighs and the cries escape them, they sound like beautiful music... and then people crowd about the poet and say to him: Sing for us soon again; that is as much as to say. May new sufferings torment your soul.
Soren Kierkegaard
The influence of a beautiful, helpful, hopeful character is contagious and may revolutionize a whole town.
Eleanor H. Porte
I like a beautiful song that tells you terrible things. We all like bad news out of a pretty mouth.
Tom Waits, Blood Money interviews
The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
Socrates, Crito, " (Plato)
The definition of a beautiful woman is one who loves me.
Sloan Wilson
One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.
Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh
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
Every answer asks a more beautiful question.
E e cummings
The heads of strong old age are beautiful beyond all grace of youth.
Robinson Jeffers, O Magazine, October 2003
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end.
Alphonse Ka
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
If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together.
Richard Milhous Nixon
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all art and science.
Albert Einstein
Truth is beautiful, without doubt but so are lies.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.
Frank Lloyd Wright