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To establish yourself in the world a person must do all they can to appear already established.

Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)

Profession: French Classical Writer

Nothing so much prevents our being natural as the desire to seem so.

Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)

Profession: French Classical Writer

The beggar is the only person in the universe not obliged to study appearance.

Author: Charles Lamb (1775-1834)

Profession: British Essayist, Critic

The most common error made in matters of appearance is the belief that one should disdain the superficial and let the true beauty of one's soul shine through. If there are places on your body where this is a possibility, you are not attractive -- you are leaking.

Author: Fran Lebowitz (1951)

Profession: American Journalist

You're only has good as your last haircut.

Author: Susan Lee

Profession:

Every person is responsible for his own looks after 40.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

The Lord prefers common looking people. That is why he made so many of them.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

You can lease the peace of mind You bought a mask, I put it on. You never thought to ask me If I wear it when you're gone

Author: Sisters Of Mercy

Profession:

What I have to say is far more important than how long my eyelashes are.

Author: Alanis Morissette

Profession: Canadian Singer

A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the fašade of his appearance.

Author: Iris Murdoch (1919)

Profession: British Novelist, Philosopher

Neglect of appearance becomes men.

Author: Ovid

Profession: Roman Poet

When disposition wins us, the features please.

Author: Ovid

Profession: Roman Poet

The time will come when it will disgust you to look in the mirror.

Author: Ovid

Profession: Roman Poet

Things are not always what they seem; the first appearance deceives many; the intelligence of a few perceives what has been carefully hidden.

Author: Phaedrus

Profession: Macedonian Inventor and Writer

First appearance deceives many.

Author: Phaedrus

Profession: Macedonian Inventor and Writer