Beauty Quotes

As for everything else, so for a mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained.
– Arthur Cayley
The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.
– Salvador Dali
Beauty is not caused. It is.
– Emily Dickinson
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age - as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
– Phyllis Diller
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is not beauty.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
– John Donne
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery way: Pleased with the surface, we glide swiftly on, And see the dangers that we cannot shun.
– John Dryden
I'd like to grow up and be beautiful. I know it doesn't matter, but it doesn't hurt.
– Kirsten Dunst
Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest.
– Christian Dior
I am still a victim of chess. It has all the beauty of art - and much more. It cannot be commercialized. Chess is much purer than art in its social position.
– Marcel Duchamp
It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process.
– Max Eastman
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
– Henry Ellis
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty without expression is boring.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nonsense and beauty have close connections.
– E. M. Forster
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
Do not confuse beauty with beautiful. Beautiful is a human judgment. Beauty is All. The difference is everything.
– Matthew Fox