Beauty Quotes

 I’ve found that there is always some beauty left – in nature, sunshine, freedom, in yourself; these can help you.

Anne Frank

Like anyone else, there are days I feel beautiful and days I don’t, and when I don’t, I do something about it.

Cheryl Tiegs

The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.

Hazrat Inayat Khan

Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.

Pearl S. Buck

Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.


The ability to see beauty is the beginning of our moral sensibility. What we believe is beautiful we will not wantonly destroy.

Reverend Sean Parker Dennison

If there is one thing worse than being an ugly duckling in a house of swans, it’s having the swans pretend there’s no difference.

Teena Booth

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.

John Muir

Our hearts are drunk with a beauty our eyes could never see.

George W. Russell

I’ve never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful.


By plucking her petals, you do not gather the beauty of the flower.

Rabindranath Tagore

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

Kahlil Gibran

Had the price of looking been blindness, I would have looked.

Ralph Ellison

Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty – they merely move it from their faces into their hearts.

Martin Buxbaum

It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.

Leo Tolstoy

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.


If there are dreams about a beautiful South Africa, there are also roads that lead to their goal. Two of these roads could be named Goodness and Forgiveness.

Nelson Mandela

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

By means of beauty all beautiful things become beautiful.


The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.


The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.

Francis Bacon

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.

Anne Frank

Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Beauty is truth’s smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.

Rabindranath Tagore

Inner beauty should be the most important part of improving one’s self.

Priscilla Presley

Beauty awakens the soul to act.

Dante Alighieri

Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.

Saint Augustine

Beauty without expression is boring.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The world’s biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.


A women’s greatest asset is her beauty.

Alex Comfort

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

Alicia Machad

The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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


There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful.

Loretta Young

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.

Francis Bacon

Beauty is a fragile gift.


Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.

John Donne

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

Integrity reveals beauty.

Thomas Leonard

Beauty is that which is simultaneously attractive and sublime.

Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

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

How goodness heightens beauty!

Milan Kundera

Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.

Charles Lamb

Beauty has a lot to do with character.

Kevyn Aucoin

Beauty is one of the rare things which does not lead to doubt of God.

Jean Anouilh

Real beauty knocks you a little bit off kilter.

David Byrne

We are learning, too, that the love of beauty is one of Nature’s greatest healers.

Ellsworth Huntington

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

Adlai Stevenson

You can’t really say what is beautiful about a place, but the image of the place will remain vividly with you.

Tadao Ando

I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals.

Brigitte Bardot

I sincerely feel that beauty largely comes from within.

Christy Turlington

The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest gift of the human cerebrum.

Alexis Carrel

Because beauty isn’t enough, there must be something more.

Eva Herzigova

There is a role and function for beauty in our time.

Tadao Ando

Having inner beauty is something you develop on your own, and I like to think I have that.

Cindy Margolis

The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.

Havelock Ellis

The problem with beauty is that it’s like being born rich and getting poorer.

Joan Collins

Beauty is variable, ugliness is constant.

Douglas Horton

Beauty, more than bitterness, makes the heart break.

Sara Teasdale

What is lovely never dies, But passes into other loveliness.

Thomas Bailey Aldrich

The plainer the dress, the greater luster does beauty appear.

E. F. L. Wood, 1st Earl Of Halifax

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

Marilyn Monroe

When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.

Mahatma Gandhi

Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful.

Rashida Jones

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

For the mind disturbed, the still beauty of dawn is nature’s finest balm.

Edwin Way Teale

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


Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.

Henry Rollins

Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.

Edgar Allan Poe

To me, beauty and makeup and color is like the finishing touch on everything.

Marc Jacobs

Be sure what you want and be sure about yourself. Fashion is not just beauty, it’s about good attitude. You have to believe in yourself and be strong.

Adriana Lima

The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality.

Conan O’brien

I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty.

Georgia O’keeffe

I love natural beauty, and I think it’s your best look, but I think makeup as an artist is so transformative.

Marina And The Diamonds

A horse is a thing of beauty… none will tire of looking at him as long as he displays himself in his splendor.


The true beauty of music is that it connects people. It carries a message, and we, the musicians, are the messengers.

Roy Ayers

I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside.

Whitney Houston

You really d

on’t need to wear any makeup most of the time; keep your eyebrows the way they are, and find your own natural beauty signature.

Erin Heatherton

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

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

Sophia Loren

Beauty is the purest feeling of the soul. Beauty arises when soul is satisfied.

Amit Ray

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

John Ruskin

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.


Beauty isn’t between a size zero and a size eight. It is not a number at all. It is not physical.

Ellen Degeneres

The sign of a beautiful person is that they always see beauty in others.


A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms.


Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.

Coco Chanel

If the whole world was blind, how many people would you impress?


Beauty is not the face. Beauty is a light in the heart.

Kahlil Gibran

You define beauty for yourself, society doesn’t define your beauty. Your spirit and your faith defines your beauty.

Lady Gaga

No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart.


When you seek beauty in all people and all things, you will not only find it, you will become it.


If you live off a man’s compliments, you’ll die from his criticism….

Cornelius Lindsey

Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself, inside and out.


To me, beauty is about being comfortable in your own skin. It’s about knowing and accepting who you are.

Ellen Degeneres

It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.

Henry David Thoreau

The is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.

Steve Maraboli

No matter how many times you tell a girl she is beautiful, she will never believe you if she doesn’t believe in herself.

Katherine Beaulieu

A beautiful facade does not guarantee a nice interior.


What matters most is how you see yourself.


Beauty is only skin deep. I think what’s really important is finding a balance of mind, body and spirit.

Jennifer Lopez

I see myself as sexy. If you are comfortable with it, it can be very classy and appealing.


Beauty is not caused. It is.

Emily Dickinson

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

George Meredith

Beauty often seduces us on the road to truth.

David Shore

Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty — they merely move it from their faces into their hearts.

Martin Buxbaum

When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.

Chinese Proverb

We need beauty because it makes us ache to be worthy of it.

Mary Oliver

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

Edgar Allan Poe

Beauty deprived of its proper foils and adjuncts ceases to be enjoyed as beauty, just as light deprived of all shadows ceases to be enjoyed as light.

John Ruskin

Glamour is a shooting star, it catches your eye, but fades away, beauty is the sun always brilliant day after day.

Mike Dolan

A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful.

Karl Kraus

A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.

Walt Whitman

Beauty doesn’t have to be about anything. What’s a vase about? What’s a sunset or a flower about? What, for that matter, is Mozart’s Twenty-third Piano Concerto about?

Douglas Adams

Inner beauty, too, needs occasionally to be told it is beautiful.

Robert Brault

Things are beautiful if you love them.

Jean Anouilh

Beauty is one of the rare things that do not lead to doubt of God.

Jean Anouilh

We cannot help loving what is beautiful.

Augustine of Hippo

Beauty, real beauty, is something very grave.

Jean Anouilh

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.

Francis Bacon

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the infinite.

George Bancroft

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.

Marguerite Gardiner

Beauty will be convulsive or not at all.

Andre Breton

Beautiful objects are wrought by study through effort, but ugly things are reaped automatically without toil.


Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.

Khalil Gibran

If you need something to worship, then worship life, every last crawling bit of it! We’re all in this beauty together!

Frank Herbert

Beauty draws more than oxen.

George Herbert

Eyes raised toward heaven are always beautiful, whatever they be.

Joseph Joubert

Beauty is merciless. You do not look at it, it looks at you and does not forgive.

Nikos Kazantzakis

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

John Keats

Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing to be said about it.

W. Somerset Maugham

The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Many a temptation comes to us in fine, gay colours that are but skin deep.

Matthew Henry

Beauty is the index of a larger fact than wisdom.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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

John Ruskin

The saying that beauty is but skin deep is but a skin deep saying.

John Ruskin

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.

George Sand

I have loved the principle of beauty in all things, and if I had had time I would have made myself remembered. John Keats

Many eyes go through the meadow, but few see the flowers in it. 

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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