Sometimes the rarer, the beautiful can only emerge or survive in isolation. In a similar manner, some degree of withdrawal serves to nurture man's creative powers. The artist and scientist bring out of the dark void, like the mysterious universe itself, the unique, the strange, and unexpected.
Our ability to perceive quality in nature begins, as in part, with the pretty. It expands through successive stages of the beautiful to values as yet uncaptured by language. The quality of cranes lies, I think, in this higher gamut, as yet beyond the reach of words.
People need a model. If they can see a place become beautiful, they're inspired to act.
In our own time it has been seen... that simple children, roughly brought up in the wilderness, have begun to draw by themselves, impelled by their own natural genius, instructed solely by the example of these beautiful paintings and sculptures of Nature.
A flower's structure leads a bee toward having pollen adhere to its body . . . we don't know of any such reason why beautiful places attract humans.
How beautiful is youth! how bright it gleams with its illusions, aspirations, dreams! Book of Beginnings, Story without End, Each maid a heroine, and each man a friend!
Art is about expressing the true nature of the human spirit in whatever way one wishes to express it. If it is honest, it is beautiful. If it is not honest, it is obvious.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful much adulated, very famous and very unhappy
Behind closed eyes, colors fade and blend into beautiful new creations. Fate is left at the shaking hands of our imaginations. Places new and amazing, faces remain unseen. How, then, does our heart feel as if racing in the anticipation of a dream?
Difficult times have helped me to understand better than before, how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way, and that so many things that one goes worrying about are of no importance whatsoever.
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.
Among men and women, those in love do not always announce themselves with declarations and vows. But they are the ones who weep when you're gone. Who miss you every single night, especially when the sky is so deep and beautiful, and the ground so very cold.
The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart
n short, we cannot grow, we cannot achieve authentic discovery, and our eyes cannot be cleansed to the truly beautiful possibilities of life, if we simply live a neutral existence.
How beautiful the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.
Defiance is beautiful. The defiance of power, especially great or overwhelming power, exhaults and glorifies, the rebel
The beautiful has but one type, the ugly has a thousand.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But ... it is better to be good than to be ugly.
The beautiful has but one type, the ugly a thousand
When things are desperate, there is no need to pretend that everything is beautiful.
The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.