Ugliness Quotes

Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.

Jean Rostand

There is a sort of charm in ugliness, if the person has some redeeming qualities and is only ugly enough”

Josh Billings

Absolute and entire ugliness is rare.

John Ruskin

From our ugliness will grow the soul of the world.

Andrei Platonov

Time takes the ugliness and horror out of death and turns it into beauty.

Dodie Smith

There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.

H. G. Wells

The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ugliness is in a way superior to beauty because it lasts.

Serge Gainsbourg

Nobody's sweetheart is ugly.

J. J. Vade

It's nothing to be born ugly. Sensibly, the ugly woman comes to terms with her ugliness and exploits it as a grace of nature. To become ugly means the beginning of a calamity, self-willed most of the time.

Colette, Sidonie Gabrielle

The ugly and the stupid have the best of it in this world. They can sit at their ease and gape at the play. If they know nothing of victory, they are at least spared the knowledge of defeat.

Wilde, Oscar

He was ugly, himself. Weird-ugly. But ugliness in a man doesn't matter, much. Ugliness in a woman is her life.

Joyce Carol Oates

Secrets are generally terrible. Beauty is not hidden--only ugliness and deformity.

L.M. Montgomery

Ugliness like beauty is only skin deep

Unknown

An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportions.

Charles Baudelaire

An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportions.

Charles Baudelaire

It's nothing to be born ugly. Sensibly, the ugly woman comes to terms with her ugliness and exploits it as a grace of nature. To become ugly means the beginning of a calamity, self-willed most of the time.

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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.

Ambrose Bierce

The price one pays for pursuing any profession or calling is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.

James Baldwin

It's nothing to be born ugly. Sensibly, the ugly woman comes to terms with her ugliness and exploits it as a grace of nature. To become ugly means the beginning of a calamity, self-willed most of the time.

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a handsome fool is irresistible

William Makepeace Thackeray

The feminist movement was created to allow ugly women access to the mainstream of society

Rush Limbaugh

Ugliness without tact is horrible

Nataniel Hawthorne

Business should never be allowed to justify mean, thug ugly deals for any reason.

Ralph Steadman

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Updated On : October 05, 2013
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