“Beauty is all about us, but how may are blind! They look at the wonder of this earth and seem to see nothing. People move hectically but give little thought to where they are going. They seek excitement ... as if they were lost and desperate.”
I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
Although beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the feeling of being beautiful exists solely in the mind of the beheld.
If we do not permit the Earth to produce beauty and joy, it will in the end not produce food either.
Beauty is all about us, but how may are blind! They look at the wonder of this earth and seem to see nothing. People move hectically but give little thought to where they are going. They seek excitement ... as if they were lost and desperate.
The human mind is capable of excitement without the application of gross and violent stimulants; and he must have a very faint perception of its beauty and dignity who does not know this.
Time takes the ugliness and horror out of death and turns it into beauty.
Ugliness is in a way superior to beauty because it lasts.
Secrets are generally terrible. Beauty is not hidden--only ugliness and deformity.
Beauty is lyrical. Ugliness is elegiac.
The ugly can achieve an absoluteness beyond the reach of beauty.
Ugliness is better than beauty. It lasts longer and in the end, gravity will get us all.
Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.
Beauty is but skin deep, ugly lies the bone; Beauty dies and fades away, but ugly holds its own
Endurance is nobler than strength and patience than beauty.
Beauty for some provides escape, who gain a happiness in eyeing the gorgeous buttocks of the ape or Autumn sunsets exquisitely dying.
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.
Science shows us truth and beauty and fills each day with a fresh wonder of the exquisite order which governs our world.
To me, Beauty is the wonder of wonders…It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances.
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
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.
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.
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!
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.