Some of these beauty quotes are quite beautiful. 🙂 Take a look and you decide.
How goodness heightens beauty! -Hannah More (1745-1833)
Beauty is a harmonious relation between something in our nature and the quality of the object which delights us. -Blaise Pascal
It is beautiful to do nothing and then rest afterwards. -Spanish Proverb
There is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty. -Joseph Addison
Beauty as we feel it is something indescribable; what it is or what it means can never be said. -George Santayana
Nothing can be beautiful which is not true. -John Ruskin
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul. -Alexander Pope
You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul’s own doing. -Marie Carmichael Stopes
Beauty in not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. -Kahil Gibran
Here’s the main motivational quotes page, if you’re interested.
Beauty is a form of genius — is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great facts in the world like sunlight, or springtime, or the reflection in dark water of that silver shell we call the moon.
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Sunsets are so beautiful that they almost seem as if we were looking through the gates of Heaven. -Sir John Lubbock (1834-1913)
Glances of true beauty can be seen in the faces of those who live in true meekness. -Henry David Thoreau
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but whoever looks at it when it has been in the house three days? -George Bernard Shaw
There are fine things that are more brilliant when they are unfinished than when finished too much. -Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)
Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul. -George Bancroft
Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless, peacocks and lilies for instance. -John Ruskin
Do you love me because I’m beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me? -Oscar Hammerstein
A man can be short and dumpy and getting bald but if he has fire, women will like him. -Mae West
There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness. -Lady Blessington
A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession of such days is fatal to human life. -Lewis Mumford (1895-1990)
What do you think of these beauty quotes? Quite interesting thoughts on all things beautiful, n’est-ce pas?