Beauty Quotes

Judge judy, from her book
Hellen kelle - it is better to be happy for a moment and be...

The beauty of the second amendment is that it will not be needed until they try to take it.
Thomas Jefferson
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
Havelock Ellis, Impressions and Comments (1914)
Practice random beauty and senseless acts of love.
Anonymous
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

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mary schmich - do not read beauty magazines. they only make you...
Use harms and even destroys beauty. The noblest function of an object is to be contemplated.
Miguel de Unamuno
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in the direction of the pleasure which beauty can inspire...
Socrates, Quoted in: Plato, Phaedrus.
Judgement of beauty can err, what with the wine and the dark.
Ovid
If either man or woman would realize that the full power of personal beauty, it must be by cherishing noble thoughts and hopes and purposes; by having something to do and something to live for that is worthy of humanity, and which, by expanding and symmetry to the body which contains it.
Upham
Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.
Unknown
A bachelor never quite gets ove the idea that he is a thing of beauty and a boy forever.
Helen Rowland
The beauty of a statue is in its outward form; of a man in his conduct.
Demophilus
Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
The beauty seen is partly in him who sees it.
Christian Nestell
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age. As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
Phyllis Dille
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
Albert Einstein
The renown which riches or beauty confer is fleeting and frail mental excellence is a splendid and lasting possession.
Sallust
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
There is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty.
Joseph Addison
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I should die, I have left no immortal work behind me - Nothing to make my friends proud of my memory - But I have loved the principle of beauty in all things, and if I had had time I would have made myself remembered.
John Keats, Letter to Fanny Brawne, Feb 1820 - Died 1 year late
Far away there 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 them.
Louisa May Alcott
Beauty is not defined by the masses but by the opinion of the individual.
Rune Leknes
If eyes were made for seeing, Then Beauty is its own excuse for being.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.
John Keats
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
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 future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Eleanor Roosevelt
How does the poet transform his banal thoughts are not most thoughts banal? into such stunning forms, into beauty?
Joyce Carol Oates
Modesty is the citadel of beauty.
Demades
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
Thankfully, beauty is easier to remove than apply, and a swipe of demaquillage in the right direction and you are you once again.
Margaret Cho, weblog, 01 - 27 - 04
Without the smile from partial beauty won, Oh what were man?? a world without a sun.
Thomas Campbell
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, "The Rhodora".
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
Among the virtues and vices that make up the British character, we have one vice, at least, that Americans ought to view with sympathy. For they appear to be the only people who share it with us. I mean our worship of the antique. I do not refer to beauty or even historical association. I refer to age, to a quantity of years.
William Golding
Never regard study as a duty but as an enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later works belong.
Albert Einstein