Beauty quotes

A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you.
Adlai E. Stevenson

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.
John Keats

A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power.
George Meredith

A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.
Anne Roiphe

A women's greatest asset is her beauty.
Alex Comfort

Beauty and folly are old companions.
Benjamin Franklin

Beauty awakens the soul to act.
Dante Alighieri

Beauty doesn't need ornaments. Softness can't bear the weight of ornaments.
Munshi Premchand

Beauty has a lot to do with character.
Kevyn Aucoin

Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
David Hume

Beauty is a fragile gift.
Ovid

Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?
George Bernard Shaw

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.
Khalil Gibran

Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Beauty is less important than quality.
Eugene Ormandy

Beauty is not caused. It is.
Emily Dickinson

Beauty is only skin deep.
Thomas Overbury

Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person.
Amanda Peet

Beauty is only temporary, but your mind lasts you a lifetime.
Alicia Machado

Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.
Camille Paglia

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.
John Ray

Beauty is the first present nature gives to women and the first it takes away.
Fay Weldon

Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Edmund Burke

Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.
Charles Baudelaire

Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.
Albert Camus

Beauty is variable, ugliness is constant.
Douglas Horton

Beauty is whatever gives joy.
Edna St. Vincent Millay

Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.
Aldous Huxley

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
Francis Bacon

Beauty saves. Beauty heals. Beauty motivates. Beauty unites. Beauty returns us to our origins, and here lies the ultimate act of saving, of healing, of overcoming dualism.
Matthew Fox

Beauty, n: the power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband.
Ambrose Bierce

Because beauty isn't enough, there must be something more.
Eva Herzigova

Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be like flesh.
Victor Hugo

Even in the centuries which appear to us to be the most monstrous and foolish, the immortal appetite for beauty has always found satisfaction.
Charles Baudelaire