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  Appear always what you are and a little less.  
 -  Greek proverb
  

  The appearance of the wise differs from that of the fool.  
 -  African proverb
  

  One man differs from another in three things: His voice, his appearance, and his mind.  
 -  Jewish proverb
  

  Appearances aren't everything.  
 -  American proverb
  

  Appearances are often deceiving.  
 -  Aesop
  

  My chief occupation, despite appearances, has always been love.  
 -  Albert Camus
  

  The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.  
 -  Aristotle
  

  The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice.  
 -  Arthur Schopenhauer
  

  Why not be oneself? That is the whole secret of a successful appearance. If one is a greyhound, why try to look like a pekingese?  
 -  Edith Sitwell
  

  If we don't want to define ourselves by things as superficial as our appearances, we're stuck with the revolting alternative of being judged by our actions, by what we do.  
 -  Ellen DeGeneres
  

  Do we have to know who's gay and who's straight? Can't we just love everybody and judge them by the car they drive?  
 -  Ellen DeGeneres
  

  Appearances to the mind are of four kinds. Things either are what they appear to be; or they neither are, nor appear to be; or they are, and do not appear to be; or they are not, and yet appear to be. Rightly to aim in all these cases is the wise man's task.  
 -  Epictetus
  

  Most people don't realize that both help and harm come from within ourselves. Instead they look to externals, mesmerized by appearances.  
 -  Epictetus
  

  As time goes by and you build on the habit of matching the appropriate inner resource to each incident, you will not tend to get carried away by life's appearances.  
 -  Epictetus
  

  Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.  
 -  George Orwell
  

  The turning points of lives are not the great moments. The real crises are often concealed in occurrences so trivial in appearance that they pass unobserved.  
 -  George Washington
  

  Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.  
 -  George Orwell
  

  The turning points of lives are not the great moments. The real crises are often concealed in occurrences so trivial in appearance that they pass unobserved.  
 -  George Washington
  

  The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.  
 -  Kahlil Gibran
  

  A respectable appearance is sufficient to make people more interested in your soul.  
 -  Karl Lagerfeld
  

  Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different. Life would undergo a change of appearance because we ourselves had undergone a change of attitude.  
 -  Katherine Mansfield
  

  I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.  
 -  Mahatma Gandhi
  

  The biggest factors on your status and appearance, the two F's: Fashion and Fitness.  
 -  Mark Manson, Models - Attract Women Through Honesty
  

  Give up what appears to be doubtful for what is certain. Truth brings peace of mind, and deception doubt.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  I don't believe in love at first sight because it means youre falling in love with someones appearance not there personality.  
 -  Nathan Sykes
  

  Appearances matter - and remember to smile.  
 -  Nelson Mandela
  

  Men in general judge more from appearances than from reality. All men have eyes, but few have the gift of penetration.  
 -  Niccolo Machiavelli
  

  Everyone sees what you appear to be, few experience what you really are.  
 -  Niccolo Machiavelli
  

  It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances.  
 -  Oscar Wilde
  

  First appearance deceives many.  
 -  Ovid
  

  Playing with appearances and mastering arts of deception are among the aesthetic pleasure of life. They are also key components in the acquisition of power.  
 -  Robert Greene
  

  Be like the sun for grace and mercy. Be like the night to cover others' faults. Be like running water for generosity. Be like death for rage and anger. Be like the Earth for modesty. Appear as you are. Be as you appear.  
 -  Rumi
  

  Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance.  
 -  Saint Augustine
  

  A military operation involves deception. Even though you are competent, appear to be incompetent. Though effective, appear to be ineffective.  
 -  Sun Tzu
  

  Most guys date girls because of their looks. True guys would look beyond it, and date girls because of their personality.  
 -  Unknown
  

  77% of girls think they're ugly. 50% of girls think they're fat. 100% of society should stop insulting girls for their appearances.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Just because someone has piercings or tattoos, doesnt mean that he/she is a bad person. Stop judging so much on appearance and start getting to know people.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Everyone loves to critize others and judge in wrong ways. They never seen themselves first before judging people that actually trying to be nice to them. Most of time what they judge are appeareance and attitude. But they never realize they are also imperfect just everybody else.  
 -  Unknown
  

  I have often neglected my appearance. I admit it, and I also admit that it is 'shocking.'  
 -  Vincent van Gogh
  

  Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.  
 -  Wayne Dyer
  

  The world loves to be amused by hollow professions, to be deceived by flattering appearances, to live in a state of hallucination; and can forgive everything but the plain, downright, simple, honest truth.  
 -  William Hazlitt
  

  Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it.  
 -  William Hazlitt