Quotes by beautifully
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A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, rapture possesses you when you have taken the scrape and left out the lie.
American educator 1796-1859
Books are not made for furniture but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a houseSource: The Duty of Owning Books (1859)
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
English writer 1894-1963
But the quiet grows and grows. Beautifully and unbearably.
American businessman 1946-
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit.
American writer 1837-1921
How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.
English film director, writer and producer 1941-
I was watching Monster's Ball, which is a fabulous movie. It's just a little gem: beautifully shot, and shot in a way I never would have done. It made me feel very old, really, because it wasn't eccentric for its own sake, it was just very original.
Ben van Berkel
In the early work of Frank Lloyd Wright - and you can also see it with Mies - they make new ground by raising the ground. Frank Lloyd Wright did it so beautifully with the Robie House. The roof becomes almost a new ground.
American professional baseball pitcher 1989-
Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully.
English art critic 1819-1900
Nothing is ever done beautifully which is done in rivalship: or nobly, which is done in pride.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
Precisely because we do not communicate by singing, a song can be out of place but not out of character; it is just as credible that a stupid person should sing beautifully as that a clever person should do so.
Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary 1910-1997
There is always the danger that we may just do the work for the sake of the work. This is where the respect and the love and the devotion come in -that we do it to God, to Christ, and that's why we try to do it as beautifully as possible.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
This comes of James teaching me to think for myself, and never to hold back out of fear of what other people may think of me. It works beautifully as long as I think the same things as he does.
American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer and pianist 1918-1990
This will be our reply to violence: to make music more intensely, more beautifully, more devotedly than ever before.