Inner beauty should be the most important part of improving one’s self.
By being an athlete, I have uncovered so many other ways to express my beauty. Being a strong, fearless woman makes me feel beautiful. I love the way I look and feel when I am two hours into my training and my skin is glistening with sweat and my clothes are drenched because I have given it all I’ve got.
I appreciate simplicity, true beauty that lasts over time, and a little wit and eclecticism that make life more fun.
‘Beauty is truth, truth beauty,’ – that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
I always loved aesthetics. Not particularly fashion, but an idea of beauty.
Inner beauty radiates from within, and there’s nothing more beautiful than when a woman feels beautiful on the inside.
Look after yourself from within, and your beauty will shine through on your skin.
When we recognise the virtues, the talent, the beauty of Mother Earth, something is born in us, some kind of connection, love is born.
People are like stained – glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
I think that with beauty, people jump to the end instead of starting from the beginning with a good lotion or prep.
Everybody does what she needs. And if you want plastic surgery, and then you feel better, why not? There is no law. I’ve nothing against using something to help your beauty – but do it in a good way, with intelligence.
Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.
We have been educated into believing someone else’s concept of the deity, and someone else’s standard of beauty. You have the right to practice any religion and politics in a way that best suits your freedom, your dignity, and your understanding. And once you do that, you don’t apologize.
The more often we see the things around us – even the beautiful and wonderful things – the more they become invisible to us. That is why we often take for granted the beauty of this world: the flowers, the trees, the birds, the clouds – even those we love. Because we see things so often, we see them less and less.
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
Do not waste time dreaming of great faraway opportunities; do the best you can where you are. Open your petals of power and beauty and fling out the fragrance of your life in the place that has been assigned to you.
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
I need to see my own beauty and to continue to be reminded that I am enough, that I am worthy of love without effort, that I am beautiful, that the texture of my hair and that the shape of my curves, the size of my lips, the color of my skin, and the feelings that I have are all worthy and okay.
We don’t need bigger cars or fancier clothes. We need self-respect, identity, community, love, variety, beauty, challenge and a purpose in living that is greater than material accumulation.
For the man sound of body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every day has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.
When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
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.
The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.
We come in many different shapes and sizes, and we need to support each other and our differences. Our beauty is in our differences.
The true beauty of music is that it connects people. It carries a message, and we, the musicians, are the messengers.
I love musicians. I think artists are the most amazing people because they’re constantly creating beauty for the world. With all the crazy stuff going on in the world, then there’s artists reminding us of our humanity and reminding us of our heart and soul and what really matters.
When I learned to sign and speak at the same time, the whole world opened up to me. That’s the beauty of encouraging kids who are deaf to use whatever it takes to communicate.
There is beauty in our roots. Sometimes we think our roots are shameful, and people tell you that you’re no good or your ancestors are no good or that you come from a neighborhood of no hope and terrible crime. But it’s about the beauty of those places, and I carry that with me.
It’s nice to just embrace the natural beauty within you.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
There is something special about the beauty in the unclear, the ambiguity, the in-between that you can’t totally recognise.
He who seeks truth shall find beauty. He who seeks beauty shall find vanity. He who seeks order shall find gratification. He who seeks gratification shall be disappointed. He who considers himself the servant of his fellow beings shall find the joy of self-expression. He who seeks self-expression shall fall into the pit of arrogance.
You really don’t need to wear any make-up most of the time; keep your eyebrows the way they are, and find your own natural beauty signature.
Nail polish is like the icing on the beauty cake.
I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.
You can always enhance your natural beauty; you learn what works for your face because crazy make-up doesn’t really suit anyone.
Beauty is not caused. It is.
Beauty, sweet love, is like the morning dew, Whose short refresh upon tender green, Cheers for a time, but till the sun doth show And straight is gone, as it had never been.
When you are balanced and when you listen and attend to the needs of your body, mind, and spirit, your natural beauty comes out.
A lot of us grow up and we grow out of the literal interpretation that we get when we’re children, but we bear the scars all our life. Whether they’re scars of beauty or scars of ugliness, it’s pretty much in the eye of the beholder.
If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.
I think Sydney has so much natural beauty; it’s just a beautiful city.
Life has sweetness to it and a beauty and a power that I wanted to celebrate.
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
The beauty comes with the balance. Everyone should find his own balance in his personal as well as his professional life. Once you do so, you will feel and look beautiful.
Coral reefs represent some of the world’s most spectacular beauty spots, but they are also the foundation of marine life: without them many of the sea’s most exquisite species will not survive.
Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates appreciation and gratitude.
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
There’s something about the Pacific Northwest, the scale of it, and the fact that not so long ago people came here and died getting here, and then died the first winter they were here. There’s this breathtaking beauty, just a little bit of moss on the tree, just this little thread of danger, and the sinister. And I really like that.
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.
I am among those who think that science has great beauty.
I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant and autumn garner to the end of time.
There will always be a desire for something new, fresh and innovative, as well as a yearning and respect for timeless elegance and beauty.
Beauty may be skin deep, but ugly goes clear to the bone.
Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love.
Flowers… are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Today I see beauty everywhere I go, in every face I see, in every single soul.
The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.
No better way is there to learn to love Nature than to understand Art. It dignifies every flower of the field. And, the boy who sees the thing of beauty which a bird on the wing becomes when transferred to wood or canvas will probably not throw the customary stone.
Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that’s when you’re most beautiful.
The best news of the Christian gospel is that the supremely glorious Creator of the universe has acted in Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection to remove every obstacle between us and himself so that we may find everlasting joy in seeing and savoring his infinite beauty.
A bachelor never quite gets over the idea that he is a thing of beauty and a boy forever.
‘Handsome’ means many things to many people. If people consider me handsome, I feel flattered – and have my parents to thank for it. Realistically, it doesn’t hurt to be good-looking, especially in this business.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Each angel that God created was in himself a masterpiece. Each one possessed his own degree of intelligence and his own beauty.
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Glamour comes from within. My beauty regime begins with my personality.
The world’s biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.
There’s beauty everywhere. There are amazing things happening everywhere, you just have to be able to open your eyes and witness it. Some days, that’s harder than others.
Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God’s handwriting.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing to be said about it. It is like the perfume of a rose: you can smell it and that is all.
Beauty of expression is so akin to the voice of the sea.
To experience sublime natural beauty is to confront the total inadequacy of language to describe what you see. Words cannot convey the scale of a view that is so stunning it is felt.
When I pray, I always thank Mother Nature for all the beauty in the world. It’s about having an attitude of gratitude.
We are often told we can’t have brains and beauty, and I really hope that my message is that you can put on that red lip and curl your hair and put on that power dress – you don’t have to sacrifice one for the other.
Be sure what you want and be sure about yourself. Fashion is not just beauty, it’s about good attitude. You have to believe in yourself and be strong.
Natural beauty takes at least two hours in front of a mirror.
Rio is an energetic, vibrant place, full of beauty and nature. But we face the kinds of problems any developing metropolis does – with pollution, traffic congestion, poverty. Distribution of green areas, for example, is not uniform. Madureira, the heart of the suburb in Rio, is a concrete jungle.
Beauty is being comfortable and confident in your own skin.
To me, teamwork is the beauty of our sport, where you have five acting as one. You become selfless.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.
Cats are the runes of beauty, invincibility, wonder, pride, freedom, coldness, self-sufficiency, and dainty individuality – the qualities of sensitive, enlightened, mentally developed, pagan, cynical, poetic, philosophic, dispassionate, reserved, independent, Nietzschean, unbroken, civilised, master-class men.
Beauty is the greatest seducer of man.
The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality.
I have moments where I miss my old self. But I think anyone can get caught up in what we used to have. But at the same time, we can choose to focus on the beauty of now.
Beauty is but a flower, which wrinkles will devour.
Find beauty not only in the thing itself but in the pattern of the shadows, the light and dark which that thing provides.
I never thought I was particularly good looking. But when I see old photographs, I realise that I was. I do wish I had known that at the time because beauty is power. I didn’t realise how lucky I was to be young, beautiful and in Hollywood. It didn’t hit me. Every day I woke up, went to the film studio and just got on with it.
Have you not noticed that love is silence? It may be while holding the hand of another, or looking lovingly at a child, or taking in the beauty of an evening. Love has no past or future, and so it is with this extraordinary state of silence.
People probably think I’m cute because I have dimples and am friendly and always smiling. But beauty is different. In Chinese, people say I have chi ze, which means aura or a strong sense of presentation. It’s not about my look.
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty and your animal spirits.
When virtue and modesty enlighten her charms, the lustre of a beautiful woman is brighter than the stars of heaven, and the influence of her power it is in vain to resist.
There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.
In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.
The beauty of a finely worked object points to the beauty of the craftsmanship. The beauty of the craftsmanship points to the beauty of the name which was the source of the craftsmanship. The beauty of the name of the craftsman’s art points to the beauty of the craftsman’s attributes manifested in that art.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
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.
Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics.
It is not the beauty of a building you should look at; its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time.
I believe it’s time that women truly owned their superpowers and used their beauty and strength to change the world around them.
My theory of characterization is basically this: Put some dirt on a hero, and put some sunshine on the villain, one brush stroke of beauty on the villain.
By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.
Being natural is incredibly empowering for women because it’s just who you are. You’re embracing all the beautiful things about you from your head to your toes. Because when you mask so much of your natural beauty, people don’t get to see that.
I’m not trying to stump anybody… it’s the beauty of the language that I’m interested in.
Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
Art can never exist without naked beauty displayed.
For me, true beauty has nothing to do with wrinkles and everything to do with the fact that my maternal grandmother raised five children just after the war and remained a fighter throughout her life. True beauty is the slick of red lipstick my paternal grandmother would put on before going to church on Sunday.
Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is beauty in the character. When there is beauty in the character, there is harmony in the home. When there is harmony in the home, there is order in the nation. When there is order in the nation, there is peace in the world.
I discovered that the horse is life itself, a metaphor but also an example of life’s mystery and unpredictability, of life’s generosity and beauty, a worthy object of repeated and ever changing contemplation.
That’s the beauty of coaching. You get to touch lives, you get to make a difference. You get to do things for people who will never pay you back and they say you never have had a perfect day until you’ve done something for someone who will never pay you back.
You know when I feel inwardly beautiful? When I am with my girlfriends and we are having a ‘goddess circle’.
If I go to someplace like Switzerland, I find a lot of uptight people because they’re living amongst so much beauty; there’s no urgency in trying to find the beauty within themselves. If you’re stuck in New York, you have to somehow look within yourself – otherwise, you’d go crackers.
So far as I am concerned, I could not be accused of having set eyes, or having wished to set eyes, upon Darius’ wife: on the contrary, I have refused even to listen to those who spoke to me of her beauty.
I find beauty in imperfection.
We needed something to express our joy, our beauty, our power. And the rainbow did that.
My definition of beauty is happiness. I believe that when you are happy, it shines through and makes you a more attractive and beautiful person!
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
O, thou art fairer than the evening air clad in the beauty of a thousand stars.
Everyday life is like programming, I guess. If you love something you can put beauty into it.
Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.
I love fairy tales because of their haunting beauty and magical strangeness. They are set in worlds where anything can happen. Frogs can be kings, a thicket of brambles can hide a castle where a royal court has lain asleep for a hundred years, a boy can outwit a giant, and a girl can break a curse with nothing but her courage and steadfastness.
My mother is a big believer in being responsible for your own happiness. She always talked about finding joy in small moments and insisted that we stop and take in the beauty of an ordinary day. When I stop the car to make my kids really see a sunset, I hear my mother’s voice and smile.
Pastry is different from cooking because you have to consider the chemistry, beauty and flavor. It’s not just sugar and eggs thrown together. I tell my pastry chefs to be in tune for all of this. You have to be challenged by using secret or unusual ingredients.
Consider a tree for a moment. As beautiful as trees are to look at, we don’t see what goes on underground – as they grow roots. Trees must develop deep roots in order to grow strong and produce their beauty. But we don’t see the roots. We just see and enjoy the beauty. In much the same way, what goes on inside of us is like the roots of a tree.
Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.
You can be a pretty face, but if you’re not a nice person, it just doesn’t work. I’m not traditionally a beauty, but apparently people think I’m all right. If you’re a nice person, it definitely helps.
The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair.
Beauty surrounds us, but usually we need to be walking in a garden to know it.
Ariel may look a lot like Barbie, and her adventure may be limited to romance and over with the wedding bells, but unlike, say, Cinderella or Sleeping Beauty, she’s active, brave and determined, the heroine of her own life. She even rescues the prince. And that makes her a rare fish, indeed, in the world of preschool culture.
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.
Every decently-made object, from a house to a lamp post to a bridge, spoon or egg cup, is not just a piece of ‘stuff’ but a physical embodiment of human energy, testimony to the magical ability of our species to take raw materials and turn them into things of use, value and beauty.
Looking beautiful isn’t just about what you apply on your face. It’s the little things you do that matter. A combination of a good diet, exercise, healthy habits, discipline, dancing etc. is what my beauty routine consists of. Also, I have no bad habits; I don’t drink or smoke. All these contribute to me being fit and looking good.
The more I see of deer, the more I admire them as mountaineers. They make their way into the heart of the roughest solitudes with smooth reserve of strength, through dense belts of brush and forest encumbered with fallen trees and boulder piles, across canons, roaring streams, and snow-fields, ever showing forth beauty and courage.
Beauty is truth’s smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.
A rainbow is the product of physics working for your appreciation of beauty.
The grass is always greener on the other side. We are busy applying fairness creams while people in the West go bare-bodied on the beach to get a tan. Indian girls have ruled the roost when it comes to beauty pageants. I flaunt my complexion, and I am proud to be noticed as an Indian wherever I go.
I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.
The beauty of my journey is that it’s always been pretty unpredictable, so stay tuned.
No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart.
True beauty is when someone radiates that they like themselves.
As a Californian, I feel lucky to live in what is truly the Golden State – a place of sunshine, agricultural bounty, natural beauty, technological innovation, and boundless optimism.
Beauty has so many forms, and I think the most beautiful thing is confidence and loving yourself.
Our hearts were drunk with a beauty Our eyes could never see.
Beauty is the only thing that time cannot harm. Philosophies fall away like sand, creeds follow one another, but what is beautiful is a joy for all seasons, a possession for all eternity.
My Barbie doll is definitely a reflection of me and my personality. My doll is so detailed, she even has my same beauty marks.
The diversity of India, of our civilization, is actually a thing of beauty, which is something we are extremely proud of.
Gorgeous hair is the best revenge.
Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.
If a work of art is rich and vital and complete, those who have artistic instincts will see its beauty, and those to whom ethics appeal more strongly than aesthetics will see its moral lesson. It will fill the cowardly with terror, and the unclean will see in it their own shame.
Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
There’s no such thing is aging, but maturing and knowledge. It’s beautiful, I call that beauty.
Natural beauty really entices men. They will tell you this time and time again, and studies consistently prove it.
Beauty is perfect in its imperfections, so you just have to go with the imperfections.
I have always loved beauty and fashion. Some of my earliest memories are of being surrounded by fragrances and lipstick samples.
A woman of the world is anxious to exhibit her form and shape, whether walking, standing, sitting, or sleeping. Even when represented as a picture, she desires to captivate with the charms of her beauty and, thus, to rob men of their steadfast heart.
Knowing yourself, and learning to love yourself as you are, is the beginning of beauty. I think the most important thing is to show off what’s most beautiful about you and to hide what’s less beautiful.
The way a woman carries herself and the way she dresses ought to promote the following types of words: modesty, discretion, wisdom, beauty, elegance and refinement, but not sensuality, luxury, extravagance.
I might have some character traits that some might see as innocence or naive. That’s because I discovered peace and happiness in my soul. And with this knowledge, I also see the beauty of human life.
I like Aurora, ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ because she’s just sleeping and looking pretty and waiting for boys to come kiss her. Sounds like a good life – lots of naps and cute boys fighting dragons to come kiss you.
Only when inspired to go beyond consciousness by some extraordinary insight does beauty manifest unexpectedly.
Life isn’t always really glamorous and fabulous. It’s about encouraging people to go back to natural beauty.
I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty.
Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.
Personal health is related to self-control and to the worship of life in all its natural beauty – self-control bringing with it happiness, renewed youth, and long life.
Beauty is grace and confidence. I’ve learned to accept and appreciate what nature gave me.
I marketed pens – on the phone. But the beauty of the gig was that you had to call these strangers and say, ‘Hi, how ya doing?’ You made up a name, like, ‘Hey, it’s Edward Quartermaine from California. You’re eligible to receive this grandfather clock or a trip to Tahiti.’ You promise them all these things if they buy a gross of pens.
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
I don’t love Photoshop; I like imperfection. It doesn’t mean ugly. I love a girl with a gap between her teeth, versus perfect white veneers. Perfection is just… boring. Perfect is what’s natural or real; that is beauty.
Beauty is not just a white girl. It’s so many different flavors and shades.
Peace is the beauty of life. It is sunshine. It is the smile of a child, the love of a mother, the joy of a father, the togetherness of a family. It is the advancement of man, the victory of a just cause, the triumph of truth.
It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
I think there are very few people who have a real style, a real personality, and real beauty.
In a meadow full of flowers, you cannot walk through and breathe those smells and see all those colors and remain angry. We have to support the beauty, the poetry, of life.
The waving of a pine tree on the top of a mountain – a magic wand in Nature’s hand – every devout mountaineer knows its power; but the marvelous beauty value of what the Scotch call a breckan in a still dell, what poet has sung this?
Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful.
Just about every town in Texas has a beauty pageant. Ours was called The Dogwood Fiesta. I was in one of those. I played the guitar and sang – and lost.
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
For most people, we often marvel at the beauty of a sunrise or the magnificence of a full moon, but it is impossible to fathom the magnitude of the universe that surrounds us.
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
Beauty without expression is boring.
Everyone can identify with a fragrant garden, with beauty of sunset, with the quiet of nature, with a warm and cozy cottage.
The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.
There is a beauty and clarity that comes from simplicity that we sometimes do not appreciate in our thirst for intricate solutions.
Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder.
Beauty means expression and being your most authentic self.
Makeup is not a mask that covers up your beauty; it’s a weapon that helps you express who you are from the inside.
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.
Beauty of mind creates freedom. Freedom of mind creates beauty.
For every moment of triumph, for every instance of beauty, many souls must be trampled.
Beauty is about what’s inside us, loving who we are and nurturing that. Outward beauty can really blossom from there.
I think part of the beauty of our relationship with jewelry is that it can change and evolve as we do ourselves.
I’d love to go and visit the Mosque in Mecca again, just for the sheer beauty of it, not for God – much the way a non-Catholic might go to Vatican City because of the beauty of the buildings and the artifacts.
I’m attracted to soccer’s capacity for beauty. When well played, the game is a dance with a ball.
The problem with beauty is that it’s like being born rich and getting poorer.
‘Changes in Latitudes’ began when I was looking at a photograph of a sea turtle swimming underwater. I had such a strong feeling for the beauty of this ancient creature, at home in the sea. On the spot, I wanted to swim with that turtle. I began to imagine a character who would do just that.
I love natural beauty, and I think it’s your best look, but I think makeup as an artist is so transformative.
A horse is a thing of beauty… none will tire of looking at him as long as he displays himself in his splendor.
Automobiles have always been part of my life, and I’m sure they always will be. What is it about them that moves me? The sound of a great engine, the unity and uniqueness of an automobile’s engineering and coachwork, the history of the company and the car, and, of course, the sheer beauty of the thing.
Beauty has no boundaries, no rules, no colors. Beauty is like a religion. You can include everything inside it.
Being nerdy just means being passionate about something, including everyone – the coolest people on Earth are passionate and therefore nerdy about something whatever it is, whether it’s sports, or gaming, or technology, or fashion, or beauty, or food, or whatever.
In the hierarchy of public lands, national parks by law have been above the rest: America’s most special places, where natural beauty and all its attendant pleasures – quiet waters, the scents of fir and balsam, the hoot of an owl, and the dark of a night sky unsullied by city lights – are sacrosanct.
I think every person has their own identity and beauty. Everyone being different is what is really beautiful. If we were all the same, it would be boring.
Beauty is a gift, just like good health or intelligence. The only thing is not to be proud of being beautiful. Because you didn’t do anything – it was given to you.
My belief is that we were put into this world of wonders and beauty with a special ability to appreciate them, in some cases to have the fun of taking a hand in developing them, and also in being able to help other people instead of overreaching them and, through it all, to enjoy life – that is, to be happy.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Although beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the feeling of being beautiful exists solely in the mind of the beheld.
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
The world is a crazy, beautiful, ugly complicated place, and it keeps moving on from crisis to strangeness to beauty to weirdness to tragedy. The caravan keeps moving on, and the job of the longform writer or filmmaker or radio broadcaster is to stop – is to pause – and when the caravan goes away, that’s when this stuff comes.
Don’t get me wrong, I admire elegance and have an appreciation of the finer things in life. But to me, beauty lies in simplicity.
The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.
We live in a quick-fix society where we need instant gratification for everything. Too fat? Get lipo-sucked. Stringy hair? Glue on extensions. Wrinkles and lines? Head to the beauty shop for a pot of the latest miracle skin stuff. It’s all a beautiful £1 billion con foisted upon insecure women by canny cosmetic conglomerates.
I am a writer. I suppose I think that the highest gift that man has is art, and I am audacious enough to think of myself as an artist – that there is both joy and beauty and illumination and communion between people to be achieved through the dissection of personality.
I also became close to nature, and am now able to appreciate the beauty with which this world is endowed.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Take care of your inner, spiritual beauty. That will reflect in your face.
Being proud of who we are as people is more important than cutting into ourselves to create this false idea of beauty.
He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter.
To me, beauty and makeup and color is like the finishing touch on everything.
Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical.
I believe love at first sight is possible. Centuries of literature and art and beauty has been dedicated to that idea, so who am I to argue, even if I’ve never experienced it?
Do you know the difference between a beautiful woman and a charming one? A beauty is a woman you notice, a charmer is one who notices you.
True beauty is born through our actions and aspirations and in the kindness we offer to others.
I think that it’s when we step out of the road, step outside the box, become our own person, and we walk fearlessly down paths other people wouldn’t look at, that true progress comes. And sometimes true beauty as well.
A sculptor wields The chisel, and the stricken marble grows To beauty.
I think every single imperfection adds to your beauty. I’d rather be imperfect than perfect.
Real beauty is to be true to oneself. That’s what makes me feel good.
Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.
To me, ‘sexy’ is a kind of beauty, a kind of self-expression, one that is to be celebrated.
Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
She is a peacock in everything but beauty.
Beauty is about perception, not about make-up. I think the beginning of all beauty is knowing and liking oneself. You can’t put on make-up, or dress yourself, or do you hair with any sort of fun or joy if you’re doing it from a position of correction.
For the mind disturbed, the still beauty of dawn is nature’s finest balm.
What can a pencil do for all of us? Amazing things. It can write transcendent poetry, uplifting music, or life-changing equations; it can sketch the future, give life to untold beauty, and communicate the full-force of our love and aspirations.
A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.
I have often said that the lure of flying is the lure of beauty.
The more natural or eco-based products you can introduce into your beauty regimen, the more beneficial it is for your skin. It’s similar to introducing organic food into your daily diet.
The beauty of Maine is such that you can’t really see it clearly while you live there. But now that I’ve moved away, with each return it all becomes almost hallucinatory: the dark blue water, the rocky coast with occasional flashes of white sand, the jasper stone beaches along the coast, the pine and fir forests somehow vivid in their stillness.
I don’t see the desert as barren at all; I see it as full and ripe. It doesn’t need to be flattered with rain. It certainly needs rain, but it does with what it has, and creates amazing beauty.
Tramping is too easy with all this money. My days were more exciting when I was penniless and had to forage around for my next meal… I’ve decided that I’m going to live this life for some time to come. The freedom and simple beauty of it is just too good to pass up.
You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul’s own doing.
We all have our imperfections. But I’m human, and you know, it’s important to concentrate on other qualities besides outer beauty.
Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man.
How long can men thrive between walls of brick, walking on asphalt pavements, breathing the fumes of coal and oil, growing, working, dying, with hardly a thought of wind, and sky, and fields of grain, seeing only machine-made beauty, the mineral-like quality of life?
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
Love is the beauty of the soul.
There is no real beauty without some slight imperfection.
Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful.
Beauty is the lover’s gift.
The rose is the flower and handmaiden of love – the lily, her fair associate, is the emblem of beauty and purity.
Mathematics has beauty and romance. It’s not a boring place to be, the mathematical world. It’s an extraordinary place; it’s worth spending time there.
Talent grips us. We are overtaken by the beauty of Michelangelo’s sculpture, riveted by Mariah Carey’s angelic voice, doubled over in laughter by the comedy of Robin Williams, and captivated by the on screen performances of Denzel Washington.
The beauty of art is that it allows you to slow down, and for a moment, things that once seemed unfamiliar become precious to you.
There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
Both for Havana’s beauty and decay, it’s very hard to restrain yourself from staring everywhere you look.
For me beauty is valued more than anything – the beauty that is manifest in a curved line or in an act of creativity.
I believe in Liberty for all men: the space to stretch their arms and their souls, the right to breathe and the right to vote, the freedom to choose their friends, enjoy the sunshine, and ride on the railroads, uncursed by color; thinking, dreaming, working as they will in a kingdom of beauty and love.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Poetry and beauty are always making peace. When you read something beautiful you find coexistence; it breaks walls down.
If you don’t die of thirst, there are blessings in the desert. You can be pulled into limitlessness, which we all yearn for, or you can do the beauty of minutiae, the scrimshaw of tiny and precise. The sky is your ocean, and the crystal silence will uplift you like great gospel music, or Neil Young.
Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness that humans never taste. How deceptive and destructive are those pictures of consummate bliss!
There’s design, and there’s art. Good design is total harmony. There’s no better designer than nature – if you look at a branch or a leaf, it’s perfect. It’s all function. Art is different. It’s about emotion. It’s about suffering and beauty – but mostly suffering!
When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty.
Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth.
We have to nurture our young women and understand the beauty and the strength of being a woman. It’s kind of a catch-22: Strength in women isn’t appreciated, and vulnerability in women isn’t appreciated. It’s like, ‘What the hell do you do?’ What you do is you don’t allow anyone to dictate who you are.
Perhaps the mission of an artist is to interpret beauty to people – the beauty within themselves.
If the world could remain within a frame like a painting on the wall, I think we’d see the beauty then and stand staring in awe.
When it comes to beauty, I feel that hanging with people you love, laughing, and doing silly things gets your spirits up. We are always prettier when we are happier.
The coniferous forests of the Yosemite Park, and of the Sierra in general, surpass all others of their kind in America, or indeed the world, not only in the size and beauty of the trees, but in the number of species assembled together, and the grandeur of the mountains they are growing on.
Even when I see a beautiful woman, I think, ‘Aw, her life must be amazing.’ Everyone does it. That’s human nature to believe that beauty is everything.
Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.
You’re beautiful, like a May fly.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Less make-up is better, and it’s always better to let your natural beauty shine. Essentially, be happy with your appearance.
The woman with dark hair, wide hips, and a few extra pounds has always been the essence of beauty in Morocco.
I believe in the power of great clothing. It can evoke confidence, beauty, and a sense of glamour.