Nothing is beautiful, except man alone: all aesthetics rests upon this na‘vet», which is its first truth. Let us immediately add the second: nothing is ugly except the degenerating manůand with this the realm of aesthetic judgment is circumscribed.
Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact.
Everything that's realistic has some sort of ugliness in it. Even a flower is ugly when it wilts, a bird when it seeks its prey, the ocean when it becomes violent.
A woman who cannot be ugly, is not beautiful
Being is desirable because it is identical with Beauty, and Beauty is loved because it is Being. We ourselves possess Beauty when we are true to our own being; ugliness is in going over to another order; knowing ourselves, we are beautiful; in self-ignorance, we are ugly.
The price one pays for pursuing any profession or calling is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.
A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a handsome fool is irresistible
The feminist movement was created to allow ugly women access to the mainstream of society
Business should never be allowed to justify mean, thug ugly deals for any reason.
England or the Great Britain as it is known more popularly is a land which has for long been a home to people belonging to a number of different cultures and races. The tolerance that it has for different people is in itself immense. Today it also holds the position of the financial capital of the world and is also a part of the European Union. It has for long been a colonial power which has ruled over many nations. It is home for the famous Queen Elizabeth and her descendants. With splendid country sides and cold weather, it is a very much sought after destination by the youth of the Asian countries.In spite of their hats being very ugly, Goddam! I love the English.
The great tragedy of science--the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
Know thyself. A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever studies himself arrest his own development. A caterpillar who seeks to know himself would never become a butterfly.
Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.
War is an ugly thing but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing he cares about more than his personal safety; is a miserable creature who has no chance of being free, unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to be good than to be ugly.
Nobody loves a woman because she is handsome or ugly, stupid or intelligent. We love because we love.
He had a big head and a face so ugly it became almost fascinating.
Most people have come to prefer certain of lifes experiences and deny and reject others, unaware of the value of the hidden things that may come wrapped in plain and even ugly paper. In avoiding all pain and seeking comfort at all costs, we may be left without intimacy or compassion; in rejecting change and risk we often cheat ourselves of the quest; in denying our suffering we may never know our strength or our greatness
You can't always write a chord ugly enough to say what you want to say, so sometimes you have to rely on a giraffe filled with whipped cream.
What was a really private and nice relationship was judged and made to be something ugly.
It was long ago and far away, The world was younger than today, And dreams were all they gave for free, To ugly duckling girls like me.
A satirist is a man whose flesh creeps so at the ugly and the savage and the incongruous aspects of society that he has to express them as brutally and nakedly as possible in order to get relief.
The economy is one ugly event away from contraction.
It would be ugly to watch people poking sticks at a caged rat. It is uglier still to watch rats poking sticks at a caged person.
It was pretty ugly. It definitely lacked charm.