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"A person's beauty is sophisticated and sacred and is far beyond image, appearance or personality." - John O'Donohue

"The beauty myth is always actually prescribing behaviour and not appearance." - Naomi Wolf

"An appearance of delicacy, and even fragility, is almost essential to beauty." - Edmund Burke

"The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves." - Khalil Gibran

"Most women are dissatisfied with their appearance - it's the stuff that fuels the beauty and fashion industries." - Annie Lennox

"Beauty is produced by the pleasing appearance and good taste of the whole, and by the dimensions of all the parts being duly proportioned to each other." - Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

"Beauty is produced by the pleasing appearance and good taste of the whole, and by the dimensions of all the parts being duly proportioned to each other." - Marcus V. Pollio

"It's how you look at beauty. Is it only an outward appearance with hair and makeup and a hot body, or is it something deeper than that?" - Hilary Swank

"Beauty is produced by the pleasing appearance and good taste of the whole, and by the dimensions of all the parts being duly proportioned to each other." - Vitruvius

"We no longer dare to believe in beauty and we make of it a mere appearance in order the more easily to dispose of it." - Hans Urs Von Balthasar

"The beauty of a move lies not in it's appearance but in the thought behind it." - Aron Nimzowitsch

"Gold gives an appearance of beauty even to ugliness: but with poverty everything becomes frightful." - Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux

"The beauty of a move lies not in its appearance but in the thought behind it." - Aron Nimzowitsch

"Sweetness flows from your appearance and your beauty makes me fall more in love with you. Anytime I feel low, I think about the good times you have given me and everything seems good again." - Billy Joel

"Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of which is visible in a thousand different utterances of the creative mind, and is as various as nature herself." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"No matter what a woman's appearance may be, it will be used to undermine what she is saying and taken to individualize - as her personal problem - observations she makes about the beauty myth in society." - Naomi Wolf

"I, too, find the flower beautiful in its outward appearance. But a deeper beauty lies concealed within." - Piet Mondrian

"There is no actual law that says that a person of inner beauty cannot also maintain an appearance." - Robert Breault

"I, too, find the flower beautiful in its outward appearance. But a deeper beauty lies concealed within." - Piet Mondrian

"There is no actual law that says that a person of inner beauty cannot also maintain an appearance." - Robert Brault

"Truth - An ingenious compound of desirability and appearance." - Ambrose Bierce

"Every visible and invisible creature is an appearance of God." - Johannes Scotus Eriugena

"Your mind creates the appearance and disappearance of phenomena." - Namboku Mizuno

"You can reach timelessness if you look for the essence of things and not the appearance. The appearance is transitory - the appearance is fashion, the appearance is trendiness - but the essence is timeless." - Massimo Vignelli

"For the eye is always in search of beauty, and if we do not gratify its desire for pleasure by a proportionate enlargement in these measures, and thus make compensation for ocular deception, a clumsy and awkward appearance will be presented to the beholder." - Vitruvius

"A woman does not want the truth; what is truth to women? From the beginning, nothing has been more alien, repugnant, and hostile to woman than the truth - her great art is the lie, her highest concern is mere appearance and beauty." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Some glances of real beauty may be seen in their faces who dwell in true meekness. There is a harmony in the sound of that voice to which divine love gives utterance, and some appearance of right order in their temper and conduct whose passions are regulated." - John Woolman

"Our quilts were more than useful, they had the faint sentimentality of a pressed flower. And no more beauty. We did not value them for their appearance, but for the memories in them, for their good wearing qualities and the thrift they represented." - Rose Wilder Lane

"I feel it is important not to get overly obsessed and overly carried away with just the physical aspect. There is more to beauty than just the physical appearance. You are also a complete person, and a woman should have an identity beyond just the way she looks." - Katrina Kaif

"The most common error made in matters of appearance is the belief that one should disdain the superficial and let the true beauty of one's soul shine through. If there are places on your body where this is a possibility, you are not attractive - you are leaking." - Fran Lebowitz

"Every beauty and greatness in this world is created by a single thought or emotion inside a man. Every thing we see today, made by past generations, was, before its appearance, a thought in the mind of a man or an impulse in the heart of a woman." - Khalil Gibran

"If only-if only, Hastings, you would part your hair in the middle instead of at the side! What a difference it would make to the symmetry of your appearance. And your moustache. If you must have a moustache, let it be a real moustache-a thing of beauty such as mine." - Agatha Christie

"The most common error made in matters of appearance is the belief that one should disdain the superficial and let the true beauty of one's soul shine through. If there are places on your body where this is a possibility, you are not attractive - you are leaking." - Fran Lebowitz

"Beauty is not the purpose of creation, it is its reward. Its appearance, often late in the day, is no more than an indication that the disrupted equilibrium between man and nature has once again been restored by art. Submitted to this test, what remains of contemporary works of art?" - Brassai

"The most common error made in matters of appearance is the belief that one should disdain the superficial and let the true beauty of one's soul shine through. If there are places on your body where this is a possibility, you are not attractive - you are leaking." - Charles Lamb

"For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one's character, personality, upbringing and so on." - Gong Li

"Give beauty back, beauty, beauty, beauty, back to God, beauty's self and beauty's giver." - Gerard Manley Hopkins

"What matters is not your outward appearance. . . but your inner disposition. Cultivate inner beauty, the gentle gracious kind that God delights in." - Saint Peter

"The emotion of beauty is always obscured by the appearance of the object. Therefore, the object must be eliminated from the picture." - Piet Mondrian

"I grew up in a family where we weren't allowed to talk about beauty or to put any emphasis on physical appearance." - Pam Grier

"Beauty-or the desire to be beautiful-is in itself a dangerous motivation. Someone (I forgot who) once said, 'Does the person who loves someone for their beauty really love them?' So don't focus on beauty ... a respectable appearance is sufficient to make people more interested in your soul. It is the sum of our experiences that makes us interesting, and having been through a time in your life in which you were in a bad place (or what you perceived as a bad place) physically, can be useful. It can even be necessary." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Beauty-or the desire to be beautiful-is in itself a dangerous motivation. Someone (I forgot who) once said, "Does the person who loves someone for their beauty really love them?" So do' focus on beauty ... a respectable appearance is sufficient to make people more interested in your soul. It is the sum of our experiences that makes us interesting, and having been through a time in your life in which you were in a bad place (or what you perceived as a bad place) physically, can be useful. It can even be necessary." - Karl Lagerfeld

"The non permanent appearance of happiness and distress, and their disappearance in due course, are like the appearance and disappearance of summer and winter seasons." - Bhagavad Gita

"There is no emptiness without appearance, and there is no appearance without emptiness. That is what we call the interdependent nature." - Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

"Pleasure therefore, (or Delight,) is the appearance or sense of Good; and Molestation or Displeasure, the appearance or sense of Evil." - Thomas Hobbes

"Let peace and beauty reign." - Moby

"Nothing but beauty and douceur" - Mireille Guiliano

"Science grows and Beauty dwindles." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Health and cheerfulness make beauty" - Miguel De Cervantes

"We no longer dare to believe in beauty and we make of it a mere appearance in order the more easily to dispose of it. Our situation today shows that beauty demands for itself at least as much courage and decision as do truth and goodness, and she will not allow herself to be separated and banned from her two sisters without taking them along with herself in an act of mysterious vengeance. We can be sure that whoever sneers at her name as if she were the ornament of a bourgeois past - whether he admits it or not - can no longer pray and soon will no longer be able to love." - Hans Urs Von Balthasar

"Danger hides in beauty and beauty in danger." - Belva Plain

"When appearance and reality coincide, philosophy and literary criticism find themselves with nothing to say." - Mason Cooley

"Fine words and an insinuating appearance are seldom associated with true virtue." - Confucius

"My appearance is talking and I like what it is saying." - Georgette Mosbacher

"At their first appearance innovators have always been derided as fools and mad men." - Aldous Huxley

"All science would be superfluous if the outward appearance and the essence of things directly coincided." - Karl Marx

"With genuine love and compassion, another person's appearance or behavior has no affect on your attitude." - Dalai Lama

"Appearance should never attain reality, And if nature conquers, then must art retire." - Friedrich Schiller

"One has got all the goodness, and the other all the appearance of it." - Elizabeth Bennett

"An appearance of delicacy is inseparable from sweetness and gentleness of character." - Lydia Sigourney

"Discipline means looking beyond the appearance, beyond that which is visible and acknowledging one Infinite Cause." - Tom Johnson

"Power posing! I do it before any appearance and recommend it to everyone. Gold!" - Sally Kohn

"Risking the appearance of weakness takes strength. And the market knows it." - Seth Godin

"You are but an appearance, and not absolutely the thing you appear to be." - Epictetus

"There is in us more of the appearance of sense and virtue than of the reality." - Marguerite De Valois

"Thy plain and open nature sees mankind But in appearance, not what they are." - James Anthony Froude

"When was it that men agreed to respect the appearance and not the reality?" - Henry David Thoreau

"It's not enough to picture their outward appearance. Give them a background and sphere of influence." - Jordan Dane

"People do make judgments of trust on appearance - in the real world and online." - Aaron Patzer

"Thy plain and open nature sees mankind But in appearance, not what they are." - James Anthony Froude

"Sincerity means that the appearance and the reality are exactly the same." - Oswald Chambers

"One should see that all appearance is like mist and fog." - Milarepa

"The artist should once and forever emancipate himself from the bondage of appearance." - Ad Reinhardt

"Pranking exposes the truth that underneath this appearance of order is joy, laughter, and disorder." - Mac Barnett

"Appearance should never attain reality, And if nature conquers, then must art retire." - Friedrich Schiller

"Men should also pay attention to their appearance and occasionally use cosmetics." - Nadezhda Tolokonnikova

"When I am tanned and in shape I feel confident about my appearance." - Peter Andre

"I think it is rather 'unsexy' to go under the knife and modify your appearance." - Emraan Hashmi

"Improved turnout will give parliament and government the appearance of being more legitimate." - Peter Lynch

"There is in us more of the appearance of sense and virtue than of the reality." - Margaret of Valois

"The big-business mergers and the big-labour mergers have the appearance of dinosaurs mating." - John Naisbitt

"Know the function of a fuse box and the appearance of a tripped circuit breaker." - Marilyn Vos Savant

"I did a guest appearance on The Practice and loved it." - Sharon Stone

"We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance." - Aesop

"I like to make people feel happy and superior in their reaction towards my appearance." - Kurt Cobain

"The seeming antagonism between capital and labor is the result of deceptive appearance." - Leland Stanford

"Obviously, I'm in a visual business, and people will talk to me about my appearance." - Megyn Kelly

"It's everywhere, constant criticism of women's appearance in magazines and online. It's not easy to navigate." - Shirley Manson

"The pickpocket is usually very well dressed and of prepossessing appearance." - Harry Houdini

"Don't practice for cosmetic beauty, practice for cosmic beauty. Practice for inner beauty and inner light." - B.K.S. Iyengar

"Appearance rules the world." - Friedrich Schiller

"First appearance deceives many." - Ovid

"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

"Other intelligent life-forms will differ greatly in appearance - they may resemble the creature in E.T. or startle us with their beauty - but life itself is common, I'm certain." - Frank Drake

"When I was young, I wanted my appearance to be more interesting than what surrounded me. Now the body part I like best is my eyes, because they bring beauty to me." - Diane Keaton

"As the world attracts us with its appearance, and abundance and variety, it is not easy to turn away from it unless in the beauty of things visible the Creator rather than the creature is loved; for, when He says, 'you shall love the Lord your God from all your heart, and from all your mind, and from all your strength' (Mt. 22:37), He wishes us in nothing to loosen ourselves from the bonds of His love. And when He links the love of our neighbor also to this command, He enjoins on us the imitation of His own goodness, that we should love what He loves and do what He does." - Pope Leo I

"Vanity was the beginning and the end of Sir Walter Elliot's character; vanity of person and of situation. He had been remarkably handsome in his youth; and, at fifty-four, was still a very fine man. Few women could think more of their personal appearance than he did, nor could the valet of any new made lord be more delighted with the place he held in society. He considered the blessing of beauty as inferior only to the blessing of a baronetcy; and the Sir Walter Elliott, who united these gifts, was the constant object of his warmest respect and devotion." - Jane Austen

"What the soul sees and has experienced, that it knows; the rest is appearance, prejudice and opinion." - Sri Aurobindo

"Obviously a garden is not the wilderness but an assembly of shapes, most of them living, that owes some share of its composition, it's appearance, to human design and effort, human conventions and convenience, and the human pursuit of that elusive, indefinable harmony that we call beauty. It has a life of its own, an intricate, willful, secret life, as any gardener knows. It is only the humans in it who think of it as a garden. But a garden is a relationship, which is one of the countless reasons why it is never finished." - W S Merwin

"Obviously a garden is not the wilderness but an assembly of shapes, most of them living, that owes some share of its composition, it's appearance, to human design and effort, human conventions and convenience, and the human pursuit of that elusive, indefinable harmony that we call beauty. It has a life of its own, an intricate, willful, secret life, as any gardener knows. It is only the humans in it who think of it as a garden. But a garden is a relationship, which is one of the countless reasons why it is never finished." - W S Merwin

"Age before beauty, and pearls before swine." - Dorothy Parker

"God is beautiful and He loves beauty." - Nazr Mohammed

"Beauty, without kindness, dies unenjoyed and undelighting." - Samuel Johnson

"Education beats the beauty and the youth." - Chanakya

"Follow only beauty and obey only love." - Khalil Gibran

"Beauty and sadness always go together." - George Macdonald

"Beauty is in all shapes and sizes" - Holland Roden

"Beauty and folly are generally companions." - Baltasar Gracian

"Money glitters, beauty sparkles, and intelligence shines." - Adolf Hitler

"My responsibility is to truth and beauty." - Amiri Baraka

"Truth has beauty, power, and necessity." - Sylvia Townsend Warner

"Beauty is transient and changes with time." - Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

"Beauty is an accidental and transient good." - Samuel Richardson

"They confused beauty with innocence and harmlessness." - Cassandra Clare

"Pain and beauty, our constant bedfellows" - Nick Bantock

"Are not beauty and delicacy the same?" - E M Forster

"Goodness, Truth and Beauty come first" - Muriel Spark

"Help, love, forgive, and create beauty." - Misty Upham

"Beauty and wisdom are rarely conjoined." - Petronius

"Truth has beauty, power and necessity." - Sylvia Ashton-Warner

"Close your eyes and see the beauty." - Anonymous

"Beauty and wisdom make a rare conjunction." - Petronius

"Beauty and grace command the world." - Park Benjamin

"Nonsense and beauty have close connections." - E M Forster

"Beauty and fear make uneasy companions" - Cornelia Funke

"Hold fast to youth and beauty." - Elizabeth Arden

"And beauty immortal awakes from the tomb." - James Beattie

"Oh, beauty, ever ancient and ever new." - Saint Augustine

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

"Elegance and beauty have been banished." - Yves Saint Laurent

"Happiness and Beauty are by-products." - George Bernard Shaw

"Beauty is first and foremost an emotion." - Tahar Ben Jelloun

"I am not... totally unreceptive to colour providing it makes its appearance quietly, deferentially, and without undue fanfare." - Fran Lebowitz

"Oaths and curses are a proof of a most heroic courage, at least in appearance, which answers the same end." - Mary Collyer

"When one thinks profusely and cleverly, not only his face but his body too takes on a clever appearance." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Image and appearance tell you little. The inside is bigger than the outside when you have the eyes to see." - William P Young

"Do not jump into reaction mode at the first appearance of negative energy. Just breathe, and relax." - Neale Donald Walsch

"It only takes twenty generations of selective breeding to create large differences or appearance and behavior in other mammals." - Jonathan Haidt

"Fans today don't only care about achievement, but about good looks, good public appearance and good lifestyle." - Herbert Hainer

"Promise to wear a cheerful appearance at all times and give every person you meet a smile." - John Wooden

"Neglected, calumny soon expires, show that you are hurt, and you give it the appearance of truth." - Tacitus

"I may be indigent in name, position, and in appearance, but in my own mind I am an unrivaled goddess -" - Muriel Barbery

"How different is the ready hand, tearful eye, and soothing voice, from the ostentatious appearance which is called pity." - Jane Porter

"Whether he wants it or not, man is the instrument of nature; she imposes on him character and appearance." - Pablo Picasso

"If you own a car, you change that every few years and that's just what I'm doing with my appearance" - Pete Burns

"Few see beyond the outward appearance And recognize the true worth of a human soul. When they do, miracles occur." - Thomas S Monson

"Too many people want the appearance of winning rather than the practices and hard work that create a true champion." - T D Jakes

"Be prudent, and if you hear,... some insult or some threat,... have the appearance of not hearing it." - George Sand

"I'm not told what to say by any Republicans and I've never done a personal appearance topless." - Kola Boof

"Wit is the appearance, the external flash of imagination. Thus its divinity, and the witty character of mysticism." - Friedrich Schlegel



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