Beautiful Quotes

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
Sharon olds - the older i get, the more i feel almost...

The best, most beautiful, and most perfect way that we have of expressing a sweet concord of mind to each other is by music.
Jonathan Edwards
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
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.
Emerson
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 like a beautiful song that tells you terrible things. We all like bad news out of a pretty mouth.
Tom Waits, Blood Money interviews
D. h. lawrence - how beautiful maleness is, if it finds its right...
Whatever is in any way beautiful hath its source of beauty in itself, and is complete in itself; praise forms no part of it. So it is none the worse nor the better for being praised.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, Meditations
The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche
The lover says How beautiful you are, now that you love me.
Marlene Dietrich
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
Light is the first of painters. There is no object so foul that intense light will not make it beautiful.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
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
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - - Gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
Tennessee Williams
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 it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
Spanish Prove
Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock.
John Barrymore
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
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
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
You are the most beautiful girl that has ever lived, and it is worth dying to have kissed you.
Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953)
All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.
James Russell Lowell
The two most beautiful words in the English language are ``check enclosed.'
Dorothy Parke
Everything beautiful has its moment, and then passes away.
Luis Cernada
It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage and beautiful country lies in between.
Diane Ackerman
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
Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people move our souls to dance. They awaken us to a new understanding with the passing whisper of their wisdom. Some people make the sky more beautiful to gaze upon. They stay in our lives for awhile.
Unknown
There is not one female comic who was beautiful as a little girl.
Joan Rivers
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 most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.
Albert Einstein
One day the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Sigmond Freud
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
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 most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
Albert Einstein
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
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
Socrates, Crito, " (Plato)
It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through which we look, which morally we can do. To affect the quality of the day, that is the highest of arts.
Henry David Thoreau, "Where I Live".