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beauty quotes (91)

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.
Anouk Aimee   Category: Beauty

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.
Akhenaton   Category: Beauty

Beauty awakens the soul to act.
Dante Alighieri   Category: Beauty

Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.
Dante Alighieri   Category: Beauty

You can't really say what is beautiful about a place, but the image of the place will remain vividly with you.
Tadao Ando   Category: Beauty

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Aristotle   Category: Beauty

Beauty has a lot to do with character.
Kevyn Aucoin   Category: Beauty

Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
Saint Augustine   Category: Beauty

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
Francis Bacon   Category: Beauty

I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals.
Brigitte Bardot   Category: Beauty

Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.
Charles Baudelaire   Category: Beauty

Even in the centuries which appear to us to be the most monstrous and foolish, the immortal appetite for beauty has always found satisfaction.
Charles Baudelaire   Category: Beauty

When everything else physical and mental seems to diminish, the appreciation of beauty is on the increase.
Bernard Berenson   Category: Beauty

Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it's rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you're just renting for a while.
Candice Bergen   Category: Beauty

Beauty, n: the power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband.
Ambrose Bierce   Category: Beauty

I can't live without my beauty products. I love to be in my bathroom with my candles lit, morning, noon and night. I like taking hot baths and hot showers, using my body scrubs and lotions.
Traci Bingham   Category: Beauty

Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Edmund Burke   Category: Beauty

Real beauty knocks you a little bit off kilter.
David Byrne   Category: Beauty

Some guys say beauty is only skin deep. But when you walk into a party, you don't see somebody's brain. The initial contact has to be the sniffing.
James Caan   Category: 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.
Albert Camus   Category: Beauty

The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest gift of the human cerebrum.
Alexis Carrel   Category: Beauty

Real beauty is to be true to oneself. That's what makes me feel good.
Laetitia Casta   Category: Beauty

Every year of my life I grow more convinced that it is wisest and best to fix our attention on the beautiful and the good, and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false.
Richard Cecil   Category: Beauty

'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.
Richard Chamberlain   Category: Beauty

The world's biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.
Chanakya   Category: Beauty

The problem with beauty is that it's like being born rich and getting poorer.
Joan Collins   Category: Beauty

A women's greatest asset is her beauty.
Alex Comfort   Category: Beauty

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Confucius   Category: Beauty

O human beauty, what a dream art thou, that we should cast our life and hopes away on thee!
Barry Cornwall   Category: Beauty

God gave me a great body and it's my duty to take care of my physical temple.
Jean Claude Van Damme   Category: Beauty

Beauty is not caused. It is.
Emily Dickinson   Category: Beauty

Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest.
Christian Dior   Category: Beauty

Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
John Donne   Category: Beauty

I'd like to grow up and be beautiful. I know it doesn't matter, but it doesn't hurt.
Kirsten Dunst   Category: Beauty

What beauty is, I know not, though it adheres to many things.
Albrecht Durer   Category: Beauty

I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be.
Bob Dylan   Category: Beauty

Beauty saves. Beauty heals. Beauty motivates. Beauty unites. Beauty returns us to our origins, and here lies the ultimate act of saving, of healing, of overcoming dualism.
Matthew Fox   Category: Beauty

I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.
Anne Frank   Category: Beauty

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Anne Frank   Category: Beauty

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.
Khalil Gibran   Category: Beauty

Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
Khalil Gibran   Category: Beauty

There is hope and a kind of beauty in there somewhere, if you look for it.
H. R. Giger   Category: Beauty

Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe   Category: Beauty

Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe   Category: Beauty

The plainer the dress, the greater luster does beauty appear.
Edward F. Halifax   Category: Beauty

There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.
Conrad Hall   Category: Beauty

Because beauty isn't enough, there must be something more.
Eva Herzigova   Category: Beauty

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
Homer   Category: Beauty

Beauty is variable, ugliness is constant.
Douglas Horton   Category: Beauty

Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
David Hume   Category: Beauty

We are learning, too, that the love of beauty is one of Nature's greatest healers.
Ellsworth Huntington   Category: Beauty

Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.
Aldous Huxley   Category: Beauty

Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
Juvenal   Category: Beauty

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.
John Keats   Category: Beauty

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.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross   Category: Beauty

How goodness heightens beauty!
Milan Kundera   Category: Beauty

My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.
Hedy Lamarr   Category: Beauty

Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.
Charles Lamb   Category: Beauty

Integrity reveals beauty.
Thomas Leonard   Category: Beauty

For me the greatest beauty always lies in the greatest clarity.
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing   Category: Beauty

I don't need plastic in my body to validate me as a woman.
Courtney Love   Category: Beauty

Beauty is only temporary, but your mind lasts you a lifetime.
Alicia Machado   Category: Beauty

Having inner beauty is something you develop on your own, and I like to think I have that.
Cindy Margolis   Category: Beauty

Goodness is beauty in the best estate.
Christopher Marlowe   Category: Beauty

She got her looks from her father. He's a plastic surgeon.
Groucho Marx   Category: Beauty

A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power.
George Meredith   Category: Beauty

Beauty is whatever gives joy.
Edna St. Vincent Millay   Category: Beauty

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
Maria Mitchell   Category: Beauty

In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty.
Christopher Morley   Category: Beauty

My dad had this philosophy that if you tell children they're beautiful and wonderful then they believe it, and they will be. So I never thought I was unattractive. But I was never one of the girls at school who had lots of boyfriends.
Emily Mortimer   Category: Beauty