Beautiful Quotes

Bailey - it is one of the beautiful compensations of life...
The older I get, the more I feel almost beautiful...
Sharon Olds, Oprah Magazine, May 2004

A. c. benson - as i make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a...
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
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
We have to play what is actually in demand, and we have to play it as well and as beautifully and as expressively as ever we can.
Herman Hesse, Steppenwolf

Opinions mean nothing; they may be beautiful or ugly, clever or foolish, anyone can embrace or reject them.
Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha
How beautiful maleness is, if it finds its right expression.
D. H. Lawrence
Never let a beautiful woman pick your path for you when there is a man in her line of sight.
Terry Goodkind
Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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
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
If indeed you must be candid, be candid beautifully.
Kahlil Gibran
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
The most beautiful thing to experience is the mysterious. It is the true source of life, art and science.
Michael Talbot
The scenery in the play was beautiful, but the actors got in front of it.
Alexander Woollcott
The best and most beautiful things cannot be seen or even heard, they must be felt with the heart.
Helen Kelle
Friendship without self - Interest is one of the rare and beautiful things of life.
James F. Byrnes
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and 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
The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche
The great tragedy of science - - The slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
Thomas Huxley
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
Albert Einstein
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
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
In times of profound change, the learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.
Al Rogers
The heads of strong old age are beautiful beyond all grace of youth.
Robinson Jeffers, O Magazine, October 2003
Keep your faith in all beautiful things in the sun when it is hidden, in the Spring when it is gone.
Roy R. Gilson
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
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all art and science.
Albert Einstein
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
Socrates, Crito, " (Plato)
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)
Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end.
Alphonse Ka
The two most beautiful words in the English language are ``check enclosed.'
Dorothy Parke
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
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
Plain women know more about men than beautiful ones do.
Katharine Hepburn
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
Everything beautiful has its moment and then passes away.
Cernuda y Bidon Luis Cernuda
There are moods in which one feels the impulse to enter a tacit protest against too gross an appetite for pure aesthetics in this starving and sinning world. One turns half away, musingly, from certain beautiful useless things.
Henry James