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  Beauty and folly are often companions.  
 -  French proverb
  

  Beauty without virtue is a rose without fragrance.  
 -  American proverb
  

  One who seeks beauty with a pure heart finds what he is searching for.  
 -  Chinese proverb
  

  Beauty is a good letter of introduction.  
 -  German proverb
  

  The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  I've learned... that a smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.  
 -  Andy Rooney
  

  Beauty is a sign of intelligence.  
 -  Andy Warhol
  

  The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul.  
 -  Audrey Hepburn
  

  When people tell you how young you look, they are also telling you how old you are.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty.  
 -  Christopher Darlington Morley
  

  Adornment, what a science! Beauty, what a weapon! Modesty, what elegance!  
 -  Coco Chanel
  

  Beauty in things lies in the mind which contemplates them.  
 -  David Hume
  

  Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.  
 -  Edward Gibbon
  

  People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.  
 -  Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
  

  The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.  
 -  Francis Bacon Sr
  

  If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it.  
 -  Frank Lloyd Wright
  

  The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.  
 -  Frank Lloyd Wright
  

  Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty in every age of life really never grows old.  
 -  Franz Kafka
  

  Beauty is a terrible and awful thing! It is terrible because it has not been fathomed, for God sets us nothing but riddles.  
 -  Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  

  Love beauty; it is the shadow of God on the universe.  
 -  Gabriela Mistral
  

  Beauty isn't worth thinking about; what's important is your mind. You don't want a fifty-dollar haircut on a fifty-cent head.  
 -  Garrison Keillor
  

  Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.  
 -  H. G. Wells
  

  Tell a girl she's beautiful, and she wouldn't believe you really mean it. Tell her she's more beautiful than another girl, and she would delightfully believe you're being true.  
 -  Hasna Hassan Sirajeddine
  

  There is beauty in everything, even in silence and darkness.  
 -  Helen Keller
  

  There are flowers everywhere, for those who bother to look.  
 -  Henri Matisse
  

  The perception of beauty is a moral test.  
 -  Henry David Thoreau
  

  Love beauty; it is the shadow of God on the universe.  
 -  Gabriela Mistral
  

  Beauty isn't worth thinking about; what's important is your mind. You don't want a fifty-dollar haircut on a fifty-cent head.  
 -  Garrison Keillor
  

  Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.  
 -  H. G. Wells
  

  Tell a girl she's beautiful, and she wouldn't believe you really mean it. Tell her she's more beautiful than another girl, and she would delightfully believe you're being true.  
 -  Hasna Hassan Sirajeddine
  

  There is beauty in everything, even in silence and darkness.  
 -  Helen Keller
  

  There are flowers everywhere, for those who bother to look.  
 -  Henri Matisse
  

  The perception of beauty is a moral test.  
 -  Henry David Thoreau
  

  For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.  
 -  Ivan Panin
  

  Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.  
 -  Jim Henson
  

  The problem with beauty is that it's like being born rich and getting progressively poorer.  
 -  Joan Collins
  

  My face has been tucked in more times than a bedsheet at the Holiday Inn.  
 -  Joan Rivers
  

  Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.  
 -  Kahlil Gibran
  

  It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.  
 -  Leo Tolstoy
  

  It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.  
 -  Leo Tolstoy
  

  I also feel that how you feel is also how you're going to look. I feel really good and I don't run around with a mirror hanging around my neck. I feel good about that. I guess people are surprised sometimes that you can look as young as you feel.  
 -  Lucy Liu
  

  True beauty after all consists in purity of heart.  
 -  Mahatma Gandhi
  

  Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.  
 -  Marcus Aurelius
  

  Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.  
 -  Margaret Wolfe Hungerford
  

  There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.  
 -  Maria Mitchell
  

  No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they're pretty, even if they aren't.  
 -  Marilyn Monroe
  

  We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.  
 -  Maya Angelou
  

  It's beauty that captures your attention; personality which captures your heart.  
 -  Oscar Wilde
  

  Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.  
 -  Pearl S. Buck
  

  Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.  
 -  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  

  When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty... but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.  
 -  Richard Buckminster Fuller
  

  Taking joy in living is a woman's best cosmetic.  
 -  Rosalind Russell
  

  The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within - strength, courage, dignity.  
 -  Ruby Dee
  

  There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.  
 -  Sir Francis Bacon
  

  Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.  
 -  Sophia Loren
  

  True beauty touches the heart not the eyes.  
 -  Unknown
  

  There is beauty in a woman whose confidence comes from experiences; a woman who knows she can fall, pick herself up, and move on.  
 -  Unknown
  

  I look in the mirror and think I'm ugly. I look at pictures of me and think I'm fat. I look at my reflection in glass and think my nose is too big. But when I look at you, I feel like the most beautiful girl in the world...because you treat me like one.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Girls work on their looks, not their minds, because they know boys are dumb, not blind.  
 -  Unknown
  

  For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.  
 -  Unknown
  

  People who are attracted to you because of your pretty face or nice body won't be by your side forever. But the people who can see how beautiful your heart is will never leave you.  
 -  Unknown
  

  When you fall for someone's personality, everything about them becomes beautiful.  
 -  Unknown
  

  A pretty face means nothing if the person wearing it has an ugly attitude.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Your body makes you sexy. Your smile makes you pretty. But your personality makes you beautiful.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Beauty alone is not impressive. Put an Attitude to be attractive and add Brain to be sophisticated.  
 -  Unknown
  

  If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.  
 -  Vincent van Gogh
  

  Exuberance is beauty.  
 -  William Blake
  

  Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing to be said about it. It is like the perfume of a rose: you can smell it and that is all.  
 -  William Somerset Maugham
  

  Fashion fades, style is eternal.  
 -  Yves Saint-Laurent
  

  I think the beauty of working with young people is they remind you of the spirit of acting and it's just a big play.  
 -  Eric Bana
  

  Beauty awakens the soul to act.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is not beauty.  
 -  Benjamin Disraeli
  

  I longed to arrest all beauty that came before me, and at length the longing has been satisfied.  
 -  Julia Margaret Cameron
  

  The beauty, the poetry of the fear in their eyes. I didn't mind going to jail for, what, five, six hours? It was absolutely worth it.  
 -  Johnny Depp
  

  The reason that the all-American boy prefers beauty to brains is that he can see better than he can think.  
 -  Farrah Fawcett
  

  What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible.  
 -  Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
  

  I think everybody should focus on inner beauty.  
 -  Paloma Faith
  

  Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man.  
 -  Fyodor Dostoevsky
  

  Blues and soul and jazz music has so much pain, so much beauty of raw emotion and passion.  
 -  Christina Aguilera
  

  We no longer dare to believe in beauty and we make of it a mere appearance in order the more easily to dispose of it.  
 -  Hans Urs von Balthasar
  

  In particular I want to talk about natural black hair, and how it's not just hair. I mean, I'm interested in hair in sort of a very aesthetic way, just the beauty of hair, but also in a political way: what it says, what it means.  
 -  Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  

  A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language.  
 -  Gaston Bachelard
  

  You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.  
 -  Anouk Aimee
  

  Paris is one of the most beautiful places in all the world. Unfortunately, I was so homesick I couldn't appreciate its beauty.  
 -  Tyra Banks
  

  I know that I've got big ears and a big forehead and that my hair sticks up. But I'm happy with myself. I'm not necessarily trying to win a beauty pageant here.  
 -  Clay Aiken