Beauty Quotes

beauty quotes

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

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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.
-Oscar Wilde

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?

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    • indra
    • February 22, 2011
    Reply

    Beautiful quotes.
    Everything is beautiful in this world. It depends on how we look at it. True beauty comes from the heart.
    Good day…. 🙂

    • Charity Goodfellow
    • February 22, 2011
    Reply

    Thank You! I think we all need to be reminded of the beauty that surrounds us. I especially liked the quote by Rouchefoucauld.

    • Amulya Kumar Mishra
    • February 22, 2011
    Reply

    A thing of beauty is joy for ever.
    No body can remain silent without praising the real beauty.

    • fay
    • February 22, 2011
    Reply

    thanks for sending me beautiful quotes..more power!

    • J.B. Walker
    • February 22, 2011
    Reply

    Very nice quotes, Thank you.

    • Aradhana Shrivastava
    • February 23, 2011
    Reply

    Very nice quotes, Thank you.

    • Rudy Ventura
    • February 23, 2011
    Reply

    It’s always been in the eye of the beholder ;0)

    • sally
    • February 26, 2011
    Reply

    I like this quote very much “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”

    • Laurie
    • February 28, 2011
    Reply

    It is wonderful to find beauty in the world. I especially liked:
    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 And: A man can be short and dumpy and getting bald but if he has fire, women will like him. -Mae West

    • Felix
    • June 14, 2012
    Reply

    There are two types of beauty;Physical beauty and inner beauty.The inner beauty stands tall.

    • Lindsey
    • August 2, 2019
    Reply

    My daughter is 13 years old and she thinks she is fat, what I do? She is short and beautiful

    1. Reply

      Any ideas, anyone?? All I can say is that I see lots of articles about “owning it” and loving yourself, no matter the shape or size. Countless people have all said they find confidence more attractive than just a person’s appearance. Perhaps you could find & read those articles together?

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