Beauty Quotes Quotes

Nothing surpasses the beauty and elegance of a bad idea.

Craig Bruce

To give pain is the tyranny; to make happy, the true empire of beauty.

Samuel Butler

Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Between beauty of expression and power of expression there is a difference of function. The first aims at pleasing the senses, the second has a spiritual vitality which for me is more moving and goes deeper than the senses.

Henry Moore

The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired.

Gustave Courbet

Expression is the mystery of beauty.

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.

Anne Roiphe

The dream of reason produces monsters. Imagination deserted by reason creates impossible, useless thoughts. United with reason, imagination is the mother of all art and the source of all its beauty.

Francisco Jose De Goya Y Lucientes

For beauty being the best of all we know Sums up the unsearchable and secret aims Of nature.

Robert Seymour Bridges

Beauty is the highest of all these occult influences, the quality of appearances that thru' the sense wakeneth spiritual emotion in the mind of man.

Robert Seymour Bridges

Sex and beauty are inseparable, like life and consciousness. And the intelligence which goes with sex and beauty, and arises out of sex and beauty, is intuition.

David Herbert Lawrence

Good free verse is not at all easy to write, for there is no repetitive beat to lull the reader's critical faculty, much pattern and discipline is to be found in it, though the pattern of sounds and choice of exact words, gives it its beauty.

Marjorie Boulton

The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.

Havelock Ellis

Thou givest life and love for Greece and Right: I will stand by thee lest thou shouldst be weak, Not weak of soul.--I will but hold in sight Thy marvelous beauty.--Here is She you seek!

William James Linton

When you are guaranteed you will win, you can take very inflammatory, very extreme positions. If you have to run in a district where where you might lose, you will move to the center. That is the beauty of the two party system in America as opposed to the parliamentary system in Europe.

Dennis Prager

Out of defeat can come the best in human nature. As Christians face storms of adversity, they may rise with more beauty. They are like trees that grow on mountain ridges -- battered by winds, yet trees in which we find the strongest wood.

Billy Graham

It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.

Robert Louis Stevenson

It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.

Leo Tolstoy

To me, Beauty is the wonder of wonders…It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances.

Oscar Wilde

Science shows us truth and beauty and fills each day with a fresh wonder of the exquisite order which governs our world.

Polykarp Kusch

The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.

Virginia Woolf

Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.

John Ruskin
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