We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
My psychiatrist told me I was crazy and I said I want a second opinion. He said okay, you're ugly too.
I think happiness is what makes you pretty... Happy people are beautiful. They become like a mirror and they reflect that happiness.
Our task must be to free ourselves... by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and it's beauty.
Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.
To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.
Short + Beauty quotes ⇑Short Quotes
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
There is no exquisite beauty... without some strangeness in the proportion.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Beauty surrounds us.
Beauty is not caused. It is.
Beauty and ingenuity beat perfection hands down, every time.
Ask the beasts and they will teach you the beauty of this earth.
Elegance is refusal.
And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows!
Life + Beauty quotes ⇑Life Quotes
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
You were given life; it is your duty (and also your entitlement as a human being) to find something beautiful within life, no matter how slight.
There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.
You can be gorgeous at thirty, charmimg at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life.
When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps.
To be creative means to be in love with life. You can be creative only if you love life enough that you want to enhance its beauty, you want to bring a little more music to it, a little more poetry to it, a little more dance to it.
Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in looks. Not in what they say. Just in what they are.
If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for to the creator there is no poverty and no poor indifferent place.
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
If a man cannot understand the beauty of life, it is probably because life never understood the beauty in him.
Love + Beauty quotes ⇑Love Quotes
"Do you think I'm pretty?", "I think you're beautiful", "Beautiful?", "You are so beautiful, it hurts sometimes."
In your light I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to make poems. You dance inside my chest where no-one sees you, but sometimes I do, and that sight becomes this art.
Information is not knowledge. Knowledge is not wisdom. Wisdom is not truth. Truth is not beauty. Beauty is not love. Love is not music. Music is THE BEST.
Lovers find secret places inside this violent world where they make transactions with beauty.
For she had eyes and chose me.
Just because you're beautiful and perfect, it's made you conceited.
He is beauty, inside and out. He is the silver lining in a world of darkness. He is my light.
Looking at him now-even if she hadn't been in love with him, that part of her that was her mother's daugher, that loved every beautiful thing for its beauty alone, would still have wanted him.
All Beauty Quotes ⇑
The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mole,but true beauty in a Woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she knows.
It's not my responsibility to be beautiful. I'm not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.
Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.
Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
What's the whole point of being pretty on the outside when you're so ugly on the inside?
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with joy are goodness, beauty, and truth.
True beauty is not related to what color your hair is or what color your eyes are. True beauty is about who you are as a human being, your principles, your moral compass.
The beauty of the world... has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful.
Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself.
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are eternity and you are the mirror.
To all the girls that think you're fat because you're not a size zero, you're the beautiful one, its society who's ugly.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
"Is the spring coming?" he said. "What is it like?"... "It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine..."
I don't like people who have never fallen or stumbled. Their virtue is lifeless and it isn't of much value. Life hasn't revealed its beauty to them.
Summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.
Is a diamond less valuable because it is covered with mud? God sees the changeless beauty of our souls. He knows we are not our mistakes
Nature didn't need an operation to be beautiful. It just was.
The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, the wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms.
The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together.
The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.
Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous - to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.
Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.
It is almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.
Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms you would never see the true beauty of their carvings.
The human body is the best work of art.
There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.
Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are still alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger for them.
When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
It's all mirror, mirror on the wall because beauty is power the same way money is power the same way a gun is power.
I can only note that the past is beautiful because one never realises an emotion at the time. It expands later, and thus we don't have complete emotions about the present, only about the past.
We are all born sexual creatures, thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift.
There was beauty in the idea of freedom, but it was an illusion. Every human heart was chained by love.
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their good intellects.
That's always seemed so ridiculous to me, that people want to be around someone because they're pretty. It's like picking your breakfeast cereals based on color instead of taste.
If you permit your thoughts to dwell on evil you yourself will become ugly. Look only for the good in everything so you absorb the quality of beauty
It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely.
That which God said to the rose, and caused it to laugh in full-blown beauty, He said to my heart, and made it a hundred times more beautiful.
Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.
You're too beautiful for your own good. Once you leave, we'll have to send some of the guards with you. You'll never survive on your own, poor thing.
The death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world.
A girl can still admire, can't she? Even those who can't afford to go in the store can still window-shop. Right? Knowing he wasn't for me didn't mean I couldn't covet the merchandise.
I thought the most beautiful thing in the world must be shadow.
Subtle astral colors.. are hidden in everything around you. Could you but see, you would be amazed at their beauty.
I hunger for your sleek laugh and your hands the color of a furious harvest. I want to eat the sunbeams flaring in your beauty.
As long as I live, I'll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing.
There are no bad pictures; that's just how your face looks sometimes.
She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes...
Selfishness, lust, physical attraction, external beauty, financial lure in marriage, animal magnetism of the opposite sexes—these are the evil forces that misdirect a person from traveling in the right path that leads to the discovery of a proper soul companion
She was fascinated with words. To her, words were things of beauty, each like a magical powder or potion that could be combined with other words to create powerful spells.
'Why do beautiful songs make you sad?' 'Because they aren't true.' 'Never?' 'Nothing is beautiful and true.'
[On Angelina Jolie] She's kind of a walking poem, she's this perfect beauty... but at the same time very deep, very smart.
I don't know. Just because someone's pretty doesn't mean she's decent. Or vice versa. I'm not into appearances. I like flaws, I think they make things interesting.
for once, you believed in yourself. you believed you were beautiful and so did the rest of the world.
Did my heart love till now? forswear it, sight! For I ne'er saw true beauty till this night.
We should bathe our spirits in the deep, pure feeling that stirs within us when we gaze on the glories of his creation. This is the way to know God as beauty.