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Two chief prizes

Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
Khalil Gibran

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

Beauty and folly
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Benjamin Franklin

Beauty of flowers
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

beauty of what you love
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
Rumi

Beauty of whatever kind
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Edgar Allan Poe

Charm
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
Alexander Pope

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

Everything has beauty
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Confucius

Exciting the sensitive soul
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Edgar Allan Poe

Exquisite beauty
Flowers
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Gift of God
Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked.
Saint Augustine

Glamor
I don't mind being burdened with being glamorous and sexual. Beauty and femininity are ageless and can't be contrived, and glamor, although the manufacturers won't like this, cannot be manufactured. Not real glamor; it's based on femininity.
Marilyn Monroe

God's handwriting
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Imperfection is beauty
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Marilyn Monroe

It is the bait
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
Socrates

Light in the heart
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Khalil Gibran

Love and creation of beauty
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love of beauty
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Not everyone sees it!
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Confucius

Old companions
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Benjamin Franklin

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

Personal beauty
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Aristotle

Plainness
Plainness has its peculiar temptations quite as much as beauty.
George Eliot

Poetry
Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.
Edgar Allan Poe

Predictable
Beauty is boring because it is predictable.
Umberto Eco

Promise of happiness.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Stendhal

Rhythmical creation of beauty
Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.
Edgar Allan Poe

Seducer of man
Beauty is the greatest seducer of man.
Paulo Coelho

Seeing beauty
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Seldom despised
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Short-lived
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
Socrates

Strangeness
There is no beauty without some strangeness.
Edgar Allan Poe

The devil
Until an hour before the Devil fell, God thought him beautiful in Heaven.
Arthur Miller

The heart and soul
It takes more than just a good looking body. You've got to have the heart and soul to go with it.
Epictetus

The meaning of beauty
Beauty?... To me it is a word without sense because I do not know where its meaning comes from nor where it leads to.
Pablo Picasso

The most beautiful things
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.
Helen Keller

They are all pretty
All little girls should be told they are pretty, even if they aren't.
Marilyn Monroe

To love beauty
To love beauty is to see light.
Victor Hugo

Two-faced
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Marilyn Monroe

With age!
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Without grace
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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