Beauty Quotes

Louise bogan - i cannot believe that the inscrutable universe...
Judgement of beauty can err, what with the wine and the dark.
Ovid

Ralph waldo emerson - we are born believing. a man bears beliefs, as a...
It is foolish to wish for beauty. Sensible people never either desire it for themselves or care about it in others. If the mind be but well cultivated, and the heart well disposed, no one ever cares for the exterior.
Anne Bronte, Agnes Grey
Upham - if either man or woman would realize that the...
The adventitious beauty of poetry may be felt in the greater delight with a verse given in a happy quotation than in the poem.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

She is a peacock in everything but beauty.
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and beauty.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age - - As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
Phyllis
The pain passes. The beauty remains.
Auguste Renoi
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
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
The past itself, as historical change continues to accelerate, has become the most surreal of subjects - - Making it possible to see a new beauty in what is vanishing.
Susan Sontag
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age. As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
Phyllis Dille
Beauty holds more worth than gold.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning that exceptional men, as much as economic forces, produce change and that passe abstractions like beauty, nobility, and greatness have a shifting but continuing validity.
Camille Paglia
The renown which riches or beauty confer is fleeting and frail mental excellence is a splendid and lasting possession.
Sallust
Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it takes away.
Mere
Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.
Rachel Carson
Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.
Pearl Buck
Remember, that if thou marry for beauty, thou bindest thyself all thy life for that which perchance will neither last nor please thee one year and when thou hast it, it will be to thee of no price at all for the desire dieth when it is attained, and the affection perisheth when it is satisfied.
Sir Walter Raleigh
Far away in the sunshine are my highest 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 Alcott
The beauty of daylight - Saving time is that it just makes everyone feel sunnier.
Edward Markey, quoted in Associated Press, July 22, 2005
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
Havelock Ellis, Impressions and Comments (1914)
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.
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
Riches, like glory or heath, have no more beauty or pleasure than their possessor is pleased to lend them.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
I slept and dreamed that life was beauty. I awoke - - And found that life was duty.
Ellen Stugis Hoope
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
The beauty seen is partly in him who sees it.
Christian Nestell
As for everything else, so for mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained.
Arthur Cayley
Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting, but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.
Solomon, King of Israel, The Bible Proverbs 31: 30
May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day.
Native American Prove
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
Mathematics, rightly viewed, posses not only truth, but supreme beauty - A beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture.
Bertrand Russell
The pride of youth is in strength and beauty, the pride of old age is in discretion.
Democritus
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth. To make a goal of comfort or happiness has never appealed to me; a system of ethics built on this basis would be sufficient only for a herd of cattle.
Albert Einstein
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise.
George Santayana
Examine each question in terms of what is ethically and aesthetically right, as well as what is economically expedient. A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
Aldo Leopold
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, "The Rhodora".