Beauty Quotes

Reverend sean parker dennison, ministrare, 2 - 10 - 05 - the ability to see beauty is the beginning of our...
The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart.
Robert Frost

Francis quarles - socrates called beauty a short - lived tyranny;...
Beauty in things exist in the mind which contemplates them.
David Hume
Unknown - practice random kindness and senseless acts of...
Our situation has the disaffected beauty of a chess game.
Alan Moore, The league of extraordinary gentlemen, chapter 5

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
Sir Francis Bacon
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age - - As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
Phyllis
I cannot believe that the inscrutable universe turns on an axis of suffering; surely the strange beauty of the world must somewhere rest on pure joy!
Louise Bogan
The most extensive computation known has been conducted over the last billion years on a planet - wide scale: it is the evolution of life. The power of this computation is illustrated by the complexity and beauty of its crowning achievement, the human brain.
David Rogers, Weather Prediction Using a Genetic Memory
Far away there in the sunshine are my brightest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them and try to follow where they lead.
Louisa May Alcot
It is only by striving for beauty and love In all our relationships, That we can hope to become Guardians of our individual and collective futures.
Roland Stahle
I have been like a child walking along the shore line. Quickly discarding one sea shell for another of more outward beauty - - Never to know the pearl within!
Robert Anthony, The Man Who Would Never Be King
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
Havelock Ellis, Impressions and Comments (1914)
Beauty, more than bitterness Makes the heart break.
Sara Teasdale
Beauty is a form of genius - - Is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great facts in the world like sunlight, or springtime, or the reflection in dark water of that silver shell we call the moon.
Oscar Wilde
The beauty of a statue is in its outward form; of a man in his conduct.
Demophilus
If a man withdraws his mind from the love of beauty, and applies it as sincerely to the love of the virtuous if, in serving his parents, he can exert his utmost strength if, in serving his prince, he can devote his life if in his intercourse with his friends, his words are sincere - Although men say that he has not learned, I will certainly say that he has.
Confucius
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.
John Keats
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.
Miss Piggy
Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it takes away.
Mere
People are like stained glass windows they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within.
Elizabeth Kubler - Ross
When the people of the world all know beauty as beauty, There arises the recognition of ugliness. When they all know the good as good, There arises the recognition of evil.
Lao Tzu
The pride of youth is in strength and beauty, the pride of old age is in discretion.
Democritus
Swearing is like any other music... If it is not done well, if it is not done with a fine and discriminating art, and vitalized with gracious and heartborn feeling, it lacks beauty, it lacks charm, it lacks expression, it lacks nobleness, it lacks majesty...
David Gridley, Indiantown
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
Theodore Parke
Practice random beauty and senseless acts of love.
Anonymous
Beauty is truth, truth beauty. That is all ye know, and all ye need to know.
John Keats, -
Nature has a great simplicity and therefore a great beauty.
Richard Feynman
She is a peacock in everything but beauty.
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
It was a love of the air and sky and flying, the lure of adventure, the appreciation of beauty. It lay beyond the descriptive words of men - where immortality is touched through danger, where life meets death on equal plane where man is more than man, and existence both supreme and valueless at the same time.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Confucius
Judgement of beauty can err, what with the wine and the dark.
Ovid
The universe seems wondrous to me, with or without God. It has powerful lines and uncompromising ways. Patience and time sit like sages on the planets, strong and impersonal. There is a stark beauty to all of this.
Real Live Preacher, reallivepreacher. com weblog, September 4, 2003
I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and beauty.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Without the smile from partial beauty won, Oh what were man?? a world without a sun.
Thomas Campbell
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Margaret Wolfe Hungerford
When the people of the world all know beauty as beauty, There arises the recognition of ugliness. When they all know the good as good, There arises the recognition of evil.
Lao - Tzu, The Way of Lao - Tzu
It is our task in our time and in our generation to hand down undiminished to those who come after us, as was handed down to us by those who went before, the natural wealth and beauty which is ours.
John F. Kennedy
Truth has beauty, power and necessity.
Sylvia Ashton - Warne