I don't think of all the misery, but of all the beauty that still remains.

Anne Frank

What you do, the way you think, makes you beautiful.

Scott Westerfeld

The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart.

Robert Frost

I write for no other purpose than to add to the beauty that now belongs to me. I write a book for no other reason than to add three or four hundred acres to my magnificent estate.

Jack London

Beauty is worse than wine; it intoxicates both the holder and the beholder.

Aldous Huxley

Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.

Horace Mann

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.


Beauty is one of the rare things that do not lead to doubt of God.

Jean Anouilh

Thankfully, beauty is easier to remove than apply, and a swipe of demaquillage in the right direction and you are you once again.

Margaret Cho

Beauty isn't worth thinking about; what's important is your mind. You don't want a fifty-dollar haircut on a fifty-cent head.

Garrison Keillor

Ugly. Is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly the worst crime you can commit as a woman. But ugly, as beautiful, is an illusion.

Margaret Cho

Just because you are blind, and unable to see my beauty doesn't mean it does not exist.

Margaret Cho

Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting; she is never plain. She is a visitor who leaves behind the gift of grief, the souvenir of pain.

Christopher Morley

The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.

Hazrat Inayat Khan

There's a difference between beauty and charm. A beautiful woman is one I notice. A charming woman is one who notices me.

John Erskine

Never regard study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work belongs.

Albert Einstein

Beauty is everlasting And dust is for a time.

Marianne Moore

Beautiful tone, beautiful heart.

Shinichi Suzuki

I have always known what I wanted, and that was beauty... in every form.

Joan Crawford

You can not percieve beauty but with a serene mind.

Henry David Thoreau

A girl is Innocence playing in the mud, Beauty standing on its head, and Motherhood dragging a doll by the foot.

Allan Beck

Beauty is but a flower Which wrinkles will devour; Brightness falls from the air; Queens have died young and fair; Dust hath closed Helen's eye.

Thomas Nashe

There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a gracious temper and calmness of spirit; and there is no true beauty without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance.

Sir Arthur Helps

As soon as beauty is sought not from religion and love, but for pleasure, it degrades the seeker.

Annie Dillard

The first question I ask myself when something doesn't seem to be beautiful is why do I think it's not beautiful. And very shortly you discover that there is no reason.

John Cage

A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.

Michelangelo Buonarroti

Beauty can't amuse you, but brainwork - reading, writing, thinking - can.

Helen Gurley Brown

It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years before.

Jane Austen

Therefore beauty is the true monument and spoil of the victory of the soul, when she with heavenly influence beareth rule over material and gross nature, and with her light overcometh the darkness of the body.

Thomas Hoby

Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature, music - the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.

Henry Miller

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.

Rachel Carson

Beauty is grace and confidence. I've learned to accept and appreciate what nature gave me.

Lindsay Lohan

Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.

Henry James

Never say there is nothing beautiful in the world anymore. There is always something to make you wonder in the shape of a tree, the trembling of a leaf.

Albert Schweitzer

Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.


The true beauty of a woman is her inherent ability to make better a man in every way.

Don Williams, Jr.

I pull you from your tower, take away your pain. Show you all the beauty you possess, if you only let yourself believe.

Sarah Mclachlan

I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may - light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.

John Constable

Beauty is as relative as light and dark. Thus, there exists no beautiful woman, none at all, because you are never certain that a still far more beautiful woman will not appear and completely shame the supposed beauty of the first.

Paul Klee

A thing of beauty is a joy forever; its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.

John Keats

The ability to see beauty is the beginning of our moral sensibility. What we believe is beautiful we will not wantonly destroy.

Reverend Sean Parker Dennison

If there is one thing worse than being an ugly duckling in a house of swans, it's having the swans pretend there's no difference.

Teena Booth

Are we changing the idea of what beauty is? Let's hope so. I'm not the typical Hollywood beauty. Let's hope we're looking at the insides of people a little more.

Anne Heche

Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.

Pearl S. Buck

Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick.

Gwyneth Paltrow

The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.

Havelock Ellis

Like anyone else, there are days I feel beautiful and days I don't, and when I don't, I do something about it.

Cheryl Tiegs

Beauty is merciless. You do not look at it, it looks at you and does not forgive.

Nikos Kazantzakis

The definition of a beautiful woman is one who loves me.

Sloan Wilson

All men are in some degree impressed by the face of the world; some men even to delight. This love of beauty is taste. Others have the same love in such success that, not content with admiring, they seek to embody it in new forms. The creation of beauty is art.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If eyes were made for seeing, Then Beauty is its own excuse for being.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The adventitious beauty of poetry may be felt in the greater delight with a verse given in a happy quotation than in the poem.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Dorothy Parker

Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical.

Sophia Loren

There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting.

John Kenneth Galbraith

People often say that 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder,' and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves.

Salma Hayek

As God delights in his own beauty, he must necessarily delight in the creature's holiness which is a conformity to and participation of it, as truly as (the) brightness of a jewel, held in the sun's beams, is a participation or derivation of the sun'.

Jonathan Edwards

True beauty lies deep within. No matter what you look like on the outside, if you know you are beautiful, nothing can change that.

Amy Davis

The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread.

D.h. Lawrence

No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.

John Donne

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Nothing can atone for the lack of modesty; without which beauty is ungraceful and wit detestable.

Richard Steele, Sr.

Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.

Friedrich von Schiller

A severed hand Is an ugly thing and man dissevered from the earth and stars and his history... for contemplation or in fact... Often appears atrociously ugly. Integrity is wholeness, the greatest beauty is Organic wholeness, the wholeness of life and things, the divine beauty of the universe. Love that, not man Apart from that, or else you will share man's pit.

Robinson Jeffers

Shiva... is the only hunter that will ever catch the wild swan;The prey she will take last is the wild white swan of the beauty of things.Then she will be alone, pure destruction, achieved and supreme,Empty darkness under the death-tent wings.She will build a nest of the swan's bones and hatch a new brood,Hang new heavens with new birds, all be renewed.

Robinson Jeffers

Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail.

Robert Motherwell

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

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

I think if I weren't so beautiful, maybe, I'd have more character.

Jerry Hall

Who has the gift to recognize beauty, will not live long.

Franz Kafka

Beauty, more than bitterness, makes the heart break.

Sara Teasdale

To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; to copy faults is want of sense.

Charles Churchill

There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.

Joseph Addison

Do not try to push your way through to the front ranks of your profession; do not run after distinctions and rewards; but do your utmost to find an entry into the world of beauty.

Konstantin Stanislavsky

Whatever is in any way beautiful hath its source of beauty in itself, and is complete in itself; praise forms no part of it. So it is none the worse nor the better for being praised.

Marcus Aurelius

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.

Anne Frank

The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes.

Andre Gide

Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.

H. G. Wells

I think the only necessary conclusion is that we are too beautiful, because being not beautiful at all just doesn't make sense.

Zoe Trope

Nonsense and beauty have close connections.

E. M. Forster

Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.

Edward Gibbon

She is a peacock in everything but beauty.

Oscar Wilde

It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to be good than to be ugly.

Oscar Wilde

What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The most beautiful adventures are not those we go to seek.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.

Edgar Allan Poe

What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.

Leo Tolstoy

She had wit, she had grace, she had beauty; But above all, she had truth.

Leo Tolstoy

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.

Sir Francis Bacon

Things are beautiful if you love them.

Jean Anouilh

Life exists for the love of music or beautiful things.

G. K. Chesterton

In the NUDE, all that is not beautiful is obscene.

Robert Bresson

How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.

Spanish Proverb

Democracy is beautiful in theory; in practice it is a fallacy.

Benito Mussolini

Not necessarily stoned..but beautiful.

Jimi Hendrix

Plain women know more about men than beautiful ones do.

Katharine Hepburn

Sex between 2 people is a beautiful thing ; between 5 it's fantastic ...

Woody Allen

Nothing is beautiful except the abnormal; and nothing is abnormal until we have grasped the norm.

C. S. Lewis

The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.

Jean Paul Richter

Everyone has remarked on the beauty and quality of merchandise.

Karin Carl

I don't know what you could say about a day in which you have seen four beautiful sunsets.

John Glenn

Vadalism: beautiful as a rock in a cop's face.

Kurt Cobain

They brought the house up-to-date and did it in a beautiful way.

Karen Mccarthy

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.

Anouk Aimee

It's a beautiful race for him.

Greg Childs

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.

Maya Angelou

We must believe that it is the darkest before the dawn of a beautiful new world. We will see it when we believe it.

Saul Alinsky

The building is going to be beautiful.

John Towers

She did a beautiful job.

Kathy Vik

Because of the beautiful old train station.

Saks Fifth Avenue

The beauty of this is the piece of land.

Linda Cook

What was brick was beautiful, as far as Jack was concerned, and the more we had, the better he liked it.

Audrey Moore

Glittering victory ... elegant and beautiful.

Alexander Lukashenko

Hopefully, it will make a difference in keeping Brockton beautiful.

Thomas Brophy

We were all thrilled that it stopped raining… it was a beautiful event.

Anne Mitchell

Beauty is whatever gives joy.

Hugh Nibley

The pride of youth is in strength and beauty, the pride of old age is in discretion.


The whole thing was beautiful to see, just perfect.

Alane Burke

The older I get, the more I feel almost beautiful...

Sharon Olds

Modesty is the citadel of beauty.


My leg, make it more beautiful.

Rudolf Nureyev

People were so touched by her. And she was so charming and articulate and sweet and adorable, beautiful really.

Melissa Russo

It's wonderful here. The view is beautiful.

Joan Rodgers

I love it when ugliness is beautiful. I love character flaws.

Marcia Gay Harden

I am beautiful, famous and gorgeous.

Anna Kournikova

I wanted to make a very beautiful party, and music of the '70s and '80s is party music.

Marco Balich

That's the beauty of being in the driver's seat. We've got options.

Leonard Ellerbe

Beauty and the Geek.

Ashton Kutcher

They can feel beautiful for a night for once in their life.

Jason Peters

It is going to be beautiful in here when it is finished.

Jan Sullivan

That's the beauty of collaboration. You get pushed and stretched to go where you'd never go otherwise.

Licia Perea

The piano concertos contain some of his beautiful writing.

Robert Walzel

It is so beautiful outside. I figure we'll just sit back and enjoy it.

Cheryl Marengo

Beautiful. It makes me want to cry.

Charles Brooks

She did very well. She's very poised. She's a beautiful girl.

Virginia White

Everything was beautiful, and nothing hurt.

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

He was always showing beautiful homes.

Richard Dorn

Everybody loves this place. It is so beautiful; everybody reaches out to one another.

Glenn Gould

I'm not ugly, but my beauty is a total creation.


Beauty is the purgation of superfluities.

Michelangelo Buonarroti

Beauty is the promise of happiness.

Marie Henri Beyle (stendhal)

I'm not trying to stump anybody, ... It's the beauty of the language that I'm interested in.

Buddy Holly

The blush is beautiful, but it is sometimes convenient.

Carlo Goldoni

If he decided to come back, it wouldn't surprise me. I cannot say for sure, but (a comeback) would be something beautiful.

Johan Bruyneel

A beautiful run this morning I had.

John Baker

The cottage garden; most for use designed, Yet not of beauty destitute.

Charlotte Smith

Being a celebrity is probably the closest to being a beautiful woman as you can get.

Kevin Costner

I think we have beautiful costumes that are very elegant.

Maurizio Margaglio

Summer afternoon - Summer afternoon... the two most beautiful words in the English language.

Henry James

The set is incredible, the costumes are beautiful.

Rachel Tolkien

But it was beautiful, isolated and near enough to anything you could want.

Debbie Anthony

Society is seduced by beauty but food must have a soul, too.

Carme Ruscalleda

Features of the night sky that make it beautiful are really drowned out.

Chad Moore

But Sienna's a beautiful girl who will get through this. I'm sure they'll get through it.

Kelly Hoppen

Alek is the antithesis of what the media have defined as beauty. She has really opened up the way for anyone to come after.

Candace Matthews

Truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is.

Nadine Gordimer

The most beautiful thing in the world is a ballpark filled with people.

Bill Veeck

He was an absolutely beautiful person. Everybody who knew him said that.

Warren Cowan

It's a beautiful, beautiful thing. It's exciting for the kids and they are really looking forward to it.

Andre Cook

Beauty is truth, truth beauty, --that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.

John Keats

She was as beautiful person, she was my sister, and I'm just as proud of her as I can be.

Mary Porter

He loves basketball, and he loves the Heat. So it was a beautiful, beautiful thing.

Andrew Abraham

We want it to be beautiful.

Leah Goldstein

He made us very proud. My sons turned out beautiful. I couldn't ask for more.

Marcos Herrera

Look how beautiful this place is, to have a mountainside as your backdrop.

Mike Stanley

I thought that the goal that we got was a beautiful finish. That was excellent.

Trevor Waters

I bought them because they were beautiful.

Sandy Sparrow

Europe is merely powerful; India is beautiful.

Savitri Devi

Beauty doesn't need ornaments. Softness can't bear the weight of ornaments.

Munshi Premchand

Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.

Jean luc Godard

Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.

Sophia Loren

Poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which is distorted.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

It was God who made me so beautiful. If I weren't, then I'd be a teacher.

Linda Evangelista

It was crushing. It would have been beautiful for our fans.

Jason Muzzatti

It's all-around much nicer. We're on a dead-end street in a beautiful section. We did very well.

Scott Morgan

I always liked it here. This is beautiful.

Brandon Duckworth

Such an ugly thing to happen in such a beautiful place.

Alice Hogan

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!


That rarest gift to Beauty, Common Sense!

George Meredith

I like the beauty of the ornaments. And we just like Christmas. A lot.

David Olsen

In Brazil, it is always summer, ... It's beautiful to see the fall. ... But, really, I love the summer, too.

Alice Desouza

The beauty is it can be made here.

Jon Karcey

Part of the beauty of this technology is that it's so easy and seductive.

Barry Steinhardt

Unattractive, implausible, crazy, but beautiful.

John Bahcall

And look at this place, it's fit for the king, too. It's so beautiful.

Billy Bush

We've come a long way. We're very pleased to have such a beautiful facility.

Bill Stenger

Here it's so beautiful, and I'm here with my baby sister and once again we're a family.

Charliene Guidry

Beauty seen is never lost, God's colors all are fast.

John Greenleaf Whittier

Beauty Passes, wisdom remains.

Turkish proverb

How beautiful maleness is, if it finds its right expression.

D. H. Lawrence

She had a beautiful voice. She was a trained concert singer.

Doris Williams

Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.

John Donne

Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.

Kurt Vonnegut

It was a beautiful day, so there was a ton of people out there. We're happy there weren't a lot more injuries.

Clayton Jolley

It's one of the beautiful things about baseball, you know? You always have to compete.

Dennys Reyes

Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We had some good passing and a couple of beautiful goals.

Rob Gooch

Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.

Ralph Waldo Emerson