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Beauty Quotes

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

Author: Charles Reade (1814-1884)

Profession: British Novelist, Dramatist

One evening I sat Beauty on my knees --And I found her bitter --And I reviled her.

Author: Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891)

Profession: French Poet

Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.

Author: Tim Robbins (1958)

Profession: American Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Producer, Writer

Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.

Author: Jean Rostand (1894-1977)

Profession: French Biologist, Writer

Let the beauty we love be what we do.

Author: Jalal-Uddin Rumi (1207-1273)

Profession: Persian Sufi Mystic Poet

Nothing can be beautiful which is not true.

Author: John Ruskin (1819-1900)

Profession: British Critic, Social Theorist

Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies, for instance.

Author: John Ruskin (1819-1900)

Profession: British Critic, Social Theorist

It is very necessary to have markers of beauty left in a world seemingly bent on making the most evil ugliness.

Author: Vita Sackville-West (1892-1962)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.

Author: George Sand (1804-1876)

Profession: French Novelist

Beauty as we feel it is something indescribable; what it is or what it means can never be said.

Author: George Santayana (1863-1952)

Profession: American Philosopher, Poet

What is beautiful is good, and who is good will soon be beautiful.

Author: Sappho

Profession: Greek Lyric Poet

If you have never seen beauty in a moment of suffering, you have never seen beauty at all. If you have never seen joy in a beautiful face, you have never seen joy at all.

Author: Johann Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet, Historian

Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.

Author: Johann Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet, Historian

Beauty is but a vain and doubtful good; a shining gloss that fadeth suddenly; a flower that dies when it begins to bud; a doubtful good, a gloss, a glass, a flower, lost, faded, broken, dead within an hour. -

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

To me, fair friend, you never can be old. For as you were when first your eye I eyed. Such seems your beauty still.

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor