Beauty Quotes

If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing God invents.
– Robert Browning
Nothing surpasses the beauty and elegance of a bad idea.
– Craig Bruce
Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.
– Pearl S. Buck
Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
– Jeb Bush
To give pain is the tyranny; to make happy, the true empire of beauty.
– Samuel Butler
If in my youth I had realized that the sustaining splendour of beauty of with which I was in love would one day flood back into my heart, there to ignite a flame that would torture me without end, how gladly would I have put out the light in my eyes.
– Michelangelo
For most people, we often marvel at the beauty of a sunrise or the magnificence of a full moon, but it is impossible to fathom the magnitude of the universe that surrounds us.
– Richard H. Baker
And beauty immortal awakes from the tomb.
– James Beattie
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
– Fanny Brice
There is an abiding beauty which may be appreciated by those who will see things as they are and who will ask for no reward except to see.
– Vera Brittain
I needed to be in the bush. There I find solitude and beauty and purity and focus. That's where my heart lies.
– Mark Burnett
Some guys say beauty is only skin deep. But when you walk into a party, you don't see somebody's brain. The initial contact has to be the sniffing.
– James Caan
Secrecy is the element of all goodness; even virtue, even beauty is mysterious.
– Thomas Carlyle
For me, a page of good prose is where one hears the rain and the noise of battle. It has the power to give grief or universality that lends it a youthful beauty.
– John Cheever
Swift speedy time, feathered with flying hours, Dissolves the beauty of the fairest brow.
– Lord Chesterfield
Thankfully, beauty is easier to remove than apply, and a swipe of demaquillage in the right direction and you are you once again.
– Margaret Cho
To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; to copy faults is want of sense.
– Charles Churchill
The problem with beauty is that it's like being born rich and getting poorer.
– Joan Collins
I have always known what I wanted, and that was beauty... in every form.
– Joan Crawford
I longed to arrest all beauty that came before me, and at length the longing has been satisfied.
– Julia Margaret Cameron