A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books. Walt Whitman

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness. John Keats

A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful. Karl Kraus

Beauty – in projection and perceiving – is 99.9% attitude. Grey Livingston

Beauty - when you look into a woman's eyes and see what is in her heart.
Nate Dircks

Beauty and folly are old companions. Benjamin Franklin

Beauty awakens the soul to act. Dante Alighieri

Beauty comes as much from the mind as from the eye. Grey Livingston

Beauty doesn’t need ornaments. Softness can’t bear the weight of ornaments.
Munshi Premchand

Beauty has a lot to do with character. Kevyn Aucoin

Everyone is beautiful in their own way, in and out and you have no right to tell them otherwise

Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them. David Hume

Beauty is a fragile gift. Ovid

Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever. 
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days? George Bernard Shaw

Beauty is also submitted to the taste of time, so a beautiful woman from the Belle Epoch is not exactly the perfect beauty of today, so beauty is something that changes with time. Karl Lagerfeld

Beauty is as beauty does. We're remembered not by what we looked like but how we behaved and changed the lives of others. Cristina Carlino

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. Khalil Gibran

Women! you dont have to be thin to be beautiful or attactive...being yourself and having confidence is all you really need

Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical. Sophia Loren

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Margaret Wolfe Hungerford

Beauty is in the heart of the beholder. H. G. Wells

Beauty is less important than quality. Eugene Ormandy

Beauty is not caused. It is. Emily Dickinson

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. Kahlil Gibran

Beauty is only skin deep. Thomas Overbury

Beauty is only temporary, but your mind lasts you a lifetime. Alicia Machado

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword. John Ray

Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it takes away. Fay Weldon

Beauty is the only thing that time cannot harm. Oscar Wilde

Beauty is the promise of happiness. Edmund Burke

Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of taste. Charles Baudelaire

Beauty is truth's smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror. 
Rabindranath Tagore

Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time. Albert Camus

Beauty is variable, ugliness is constant. Douglas Horton

Beauty is whatever gives joy. Edna St. Vincent Millay

Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.
Aldous Huxley

Beauty isn’t worth thinking about; what’s important is your mind. You don’t want a fifty-dollar haircut on a fifty-cent head. Garrison Keillor

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Francis Bacon

Being beautiful comes naturally

Beauty saves. Beauty heals. Beauty motivates. Beauty unites. Beauty returns us to our origins, and here lies the ultimate act of saving, of healing, of overcoming dualism. Matthew Fox

Beauty. To me it is a word without sense because I do not know where its meaning comes from nor where it leads to. Pablo Picasso

Beauty is the shadow of God on the universe. Gabriela Mistral

Because beauty isn’t enough, there must be something more. Eva Herzigova

By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.
Rabindrath Tagore

Dear God! How beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be like flesh. Victor Hugo

Even in the centuries which appear to us to be the most monstrous and foolish, the immortal appetite for beauty has always found satisfaction. Charles Baudelaire

Every year of my life I grow more convinced that it is wisest and best to fix our attention on the beautiful and the good, and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false. Richard Cecil

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. John Muir

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. Confucius

Flowers are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world. Ralph Waldo Emerson

For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone. Audrey Hepburn

For me the greatest beauty always lies in the greatest clarity. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

God gave me a great body and it’s my duty to take care of my physical temple. Jean Claude Van Damme

Goodness is beauty in the best estate. Christopher Marlowe

Had the price of looking been blindness, I would have looked. Ralph Ellison

Happy girls are the prettiest. Audrey Hepburn

Beauty isn't seen throughout the makeup brushes or hair products; beauty is seen by those who choose not to see imperfections, and by those who you love and those who love you. everyone is beautiful, but some people choose to hate on others for things they don't like. Forget about those who make your days miserable, and live for those who make your life beautiful

Having inner beauty is something you develop on your own, and I like to think I have that. Cindy Margolis

Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.
Dante Alighieri

How goodness heightens beauty. Milan Kundera

I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be. 
Bob Dylan

I don’t like standard beauty – there is no beauty without strangeness.
Karl Lagerfeld

I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains. 
Anne Frank

I hope you have lost your good looks, for while they last any fool can adore you, and the adoration of fools is bad for the soul. No, give me a ruined complexion and a lost figure and sixteen chins on a farmyard of Crow’s feet and an obvious wig. Then you shall see me coming out strong.
George Bernard Shaw

I sincerely feel that beauty largely comes from within. Christy Turlington

I’d like to grow up and be beautiful. I know it doesn’t matter, but it doesn’t hurt. Kirsten Dunst

If Jack's in love, he's no judge of Jill's beauty. Benjamin Franklin

If you celebrate your differentness, the world will, too. It believes exactly what you tell it—through the words you use to describe yourself, the actions you take to care for yourself, and the choices you make to express yourself. Tell the world you are one-of-a-kind creation who came here to experience wonder and spread joy. Expect to be accommodated. Victoria Moran

Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which are everything in this world. Blaise Pascal

In every man’s heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty. Christopher Morley

In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they're still beautiful. Alice Walker

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare! Homer

Inner beauty should be the most important part of improving one’s self.
Priscilla Presley

Integrity reveals beauty. Thomas Leonard

Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.
Charles Lamb

Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams. 
Ashley Smith

Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
John Donne

Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott

Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art. 
Ralph Waldo Emerson

My dad had this philosophy that if you tell children they’re beautiful and wonderful then they believe it, and they will be. So I never thought I was unattractive. But I was never one of the girls at school who had lots of boyfriends. 
Emily Mortimer

Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty. 
Coco Chanel

Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful; for beauty is God’s handwriting – a wayside sacrament. Welcome it in every fair face, in every fair sky, in every fair flower, and thank God for it as a cup of blessing. 
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Of life’s two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer’s hand. 
Khalil Gibran

People are like stained – glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beautyis revealed only if there is a light from within.  
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.

Rare is the union of beauty and purity.

Being beautiful is not in the way you dress nor on the pigments you put in your face. Being beautiful is being simple.

Real beauty is to be true to oneself. That’s what makes me feel good. 
Laetitia Casta

Real beauty knocks you a little bit off kilter. 
David Byrne

Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies for instance. 
John Ruskin

Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul. 
Saint Augustine

Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty - they merely move it from their faces into their hearts. 
Martin Buxbaum

Taking joy in living is a woman’s best cosmetic. 
Rosalind Russell

That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful. 
Ninon de L’Enclos

The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest gift of the human cerebrum.
Alexis Carrel

The plainer the dress, the greater luster does beauty appear.
Edward F. Halifax

The problem with beauty is that it’s like being born rich and getting poorer.
Joan Collins

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 real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one’s own even more, one’s own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
Katherine Anne Porter

The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The world’s biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.

There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.
Conrad Hall

There is hope and a kind of beauty in there somewhere, if you look for it.
H. R. Giger

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness. 
Maria Mitchell

There is no definition of beauty, but when you can see someone’s spirit coming through, something unexplainable, that’s beautiful to me.
Liv Tyler

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Anne Frank

Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it’s rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you’re just renting for a while.
Candice Bergen

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not. 
Ralph Waldo Emerson

To love beauty is to see light. 
Victor Hugo

We are learning, too, that the love of beauty is one of Nature’s greatest healers.
Ellsworth Huntington

We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly answers its end; which stands related to all things; which is the mean of many extremes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open. 
Jawaharlal Nehru

What beauty is, I know not, though it adheres to many things.
Albrecht Durer

What could be more beautiful than a dear old lady growing wise with age? Every age can be enchanting, provided you live within it.
Brigitte Bardot

What humbugs we are, who pretend to live for Beauty, and never see the Dawn.
Logan Pearsall Smith

What is really beautiful must always be true.

What is the beautiful, if not the impossible.
Gustave Flaubert

What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery

When everything else physical and mental seems to diminish, the appreciation of beauty is on the increase.
Bernard Berenson

Being respected by men is more important than being beautiful in their eyes.

When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other. 
Chinese Proverb

Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

Without grace, beauty is an unbaited hook.
French Proverb

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.
Anouk Aimee

You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul’s own doing. 
Marie Stopes

You can’t really say what is beautiful about a place, but the image of the place will remain vividly with you. 
Tadao Ando

Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest. 
Christian Dior

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