Ugly Quotes

No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.

Oscar Wilde

All government is an ugly necessity.

G. K. Chesterton

The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world ugly and bad.

Friedrich Nietzsche

I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.

Winston Churchill

I have found that all ugly things are made by those who strive to make something beautiful, and that all beautiful things are made by those who strive to make something useful.

Oscar Wilde

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.

Oscar Wilde

Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.

Dorothy Parker

Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity. Hate destroys a man's sense of values and his objectivity. It causes him to describe the beautiful as ugly and the ugly as beautiful, and to confuse the true with the false and the false with the true.

Martin Luther King Jr

It's much more fun to be ugly.

Robert Carlyle

No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly.

Miguel De Cervantes

Age is an ugly thing, and it goes on getting worse. [A true thought if not a particularly uplifting one!]

Diana Cooper

An ugly baby is a very nasty object - and the prettiest is frightful.

Queen Victoria

They say that politics is show business for ugly people, but as I always crack, what would I know about that? I like a challenge.

George Galloway

Wit is more necessary than beauty; and I think no young woman ugly that has it, and no handsome woman agreeable without it.

William Wycherley

After all, what would be "beautiful" if the contradiction had not first become conscious of itself, if the ugly had not first said to itself: "I am ugly"?

Friedrich Nietzsche

To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature.

Auguste Rodin

Hell is an outrage on humanity. When you tell me that your deity made you in his image, I reply that he must have been very ugly.

Victor Hugo

A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful.

Karl Kraus

A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.

Thomas Hardy

Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics (A Mathematician's Apology).

Godfrey Harold Hardy

Tears fell from my eyes--yes, weak and foolish as it now appears to me, I wept for my departed youth; and for that beauty of which the faithful mirror too plainly assured me, no remnant existed.

Marguerite Blessington

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

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.

Jean Harris

It was pretty ugly. It definitely lacked charm.

Dan Evon

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Updated On : January 14, 2013
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