Quotes by beauty
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Irish writer 1854-1900
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 power; a smile is its sword.
British Dramatist 1670-1729
A wit should no more be sincere, than a woman constant; one argues a decay of parts, as to other of beauty.
Thomas B. Macaulay
American essayist and historian 1800-1859
The English Bible - a book which, if everything else in our language should perish, would alone suffice to show the whole extent of its beauty and power.
English poet 1795-1821
A thing of beauty is a joy forever.Source: Endymion (1818) I, 1
French moviedirector 1930-
Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
American poet 1830-1886
Beauty is not caused. It is.
French writer (ps. of Marie Henri Beyle) 1783-1842
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depends on simplicity.
Christian Nevell Bovee
American writer 1820-1904
Every trait of beauty may be referred to some virtue, as to innocence, candor, generosity, modesty, or heroism. St. Pierre To cultivate the sense of the beautiful, is one of the most effectual ways of cultivating an appreciation of the divine goodness.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Lydia M. Child
American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of the character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty.
I'm not an outstanding personality, and I'm certainly no beauty. Acting ability is all I've got to trade on.
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