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Beauty And Happiness Quotes


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

"Happiness and beauty are by-products. Folly is the direct pursuit of happiness and beauty." - George Bernard Shaw

"Beauty and health are the chief sources of happiness." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Happiness does away with ugliness, and even makes the beauty of beauty." - Henri Frederic Amiel

"Tranquility is the Truth, Truth is beauty beauty is happiness and bliss is divine" - Chinmayananda Saraswati

"Beauty might bring happiness, but happiness always brings beauty." - Kevyn Aucoin

"The dower of great beauty has always been misfortune, since happiness and beauty do not agree together." - Pedro Calderon de la Barca

"Beauty was the promise of happiness, not happiness itself; and the anticipated world was often more rich than anything real." - Kim Stanley Robinson

"Riches and Art are spurious receipts for the production of Happiness and Beauty." - George Bernard Shaw

"Universal happiness keeps the wheels steadily turning; truth and beauty can't." - Aldous Huxley

"A woman's exterior beauty is a reflection of her internal peace and happiness." - Gloria Estefan

"Universal happiness keeps the wheels steadily turning, truth and beauty can't." - Aldous Huxley

"Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which are everything in this world." - Blaise Pascal

"Laughter is taken as a sign of strength, freedom, health, beauty, youth, and happiness." - Martin Grotjahn

"Beauty comes from the happiness within." - Liv Tyler

"Happiness is the true beauty weapon." - Susan Sarandon

"Beauty is the promise of happiness." - Edmund Burke

"Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness." - Floyd W. Tomkins

"The gospel teaches us that true beauty is more than skin-deep. A young woman whose countenance is aglow with both happiness and virtue radiates inner beauty." - Lynn G. Robbins

"For those who are always courteous and respectful of elders, four things increase: life, beauty, happiness and strength." - Gautama Buddha

"I define spirituality as a search for love, beauty, happiness and wisdom. Spirituality is a journey that we never finish." - Akiane Kramarik

"I have a talent for happiness. I look with the eyes of a painter, and I see beauty." - Sylvia Kristel

"Beauty does not bring happiness to the one who possesses it, but to the one who loves and admires it." - Hermann Hesse

"We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Beauty is nothing but a promise of happiness." - Stendhal

"Beauty is nothing other than the promise of happiness." - Stendhal

"There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness." - Maria Mitchell

"Beauty draws us in. We can't stop looking or listening or touching. It takes us outside ourselves and it motivates us. It's essential to life and to happiness." - Nancy Etcoff

"Beauty and love pass, I know... Oh, there's sadness, too. I suppose all great happiness is a little sad. Beauty means the scent of roses and then the death of roses-" - F Scott Fitzgerald

"There is salvation - happiness and virtue - in beauty. I would define beauty in this context as a kind of richness, complexity, mystery, diversity, otherness, and unexpectedness - something that comes from the outside." - Elif Batuman

"And visions of happiness, faded long, Again in their beauty round me press; While dreams, which to earlier days belong, Steal soothingly over my loneliness!" - Eliza Acton

"Sun, silence, and happiness." - Nancy Mitford

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

"The real problem with happiness is neither its pursuers nor their books; it's happiness itself. Happiness is like beauty: part of its glory lies in its transience." - Amy Bloom

"We don't go to the ocean for anything as simple as happiness, do we? We go there to feel alive. Like life, the ocean holds chance and change, grief and terror and beauty. It promises mortality, not peace." - Eileen Wilks

"That wonderful and terribly frightening journey of self-discovery. That process of growth, of being an independent person, of learning who you are and what you want from life, is the real secret of life, happiness and beauty." - Diane Von Furstenberg

"Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness that humans never taste. How deceptive and destructive are those pictures of consummate bliss!" - Oliver Goldsmith

"All beauty must have its imperfections, all happiness its share of sorrow." - Susan Kay

"There are as many styles of beauty as there are visions of happiness." - Stendhal

"There are as many kinds of beauty as there are habitual ways of seeking happiness." - Charles Baudelaire

"Is it indeed from the experience of beauty and happiness, from the occasional harmony between our nature and our environment, that we draw our conception of the divine life." - George Santayana

"The world, with all its beauty, its happiness and suffering, its joys and pains, is planned with the utmost ingenuity, in order that the powers of the Self may be shown forth in manifestation." - Annie Besant

"Be yourself - it's the inner beauty that counts. You are your own best friend, the key to your own happiness, and as soon as you understand that - and it takes a few heartbreaks - you can be happy." - Cherie Lunghi

"Happiness and beauty are the worst things you can have in a life, because you never forget them. They go on and on ambushing you, presumably until you die." - M John Harrison

"The roaring of the wind is my wife and the stars through the window pane are my children. The mighty abstract idea I have of beauty in all things stifles the more divided and minute domestic happiness." - John Keats

"Heartbreak is essential. We grow, evolve, and learn about the most beautiful thing ever: Love! My first heartbreak taught me that love is supposed to ADD beauty and happiness to my already love-filled life!" - Zulay Henao

"It is indeed from the experience of beauty and happiness, from the occasional harmony between our nature and our environment, that we draw our conception of the divine life." - George Santayana

"I might have some character traits that some might see as innocence or naive. That's because I discovered peace and happiness in my soul. And with this knowledge, I also see the beauty of human life." - Tobey Maguire

"The purpose of a moral philosophy is not to look delightfully strange and counterintuitive or to provide employment to bioethicists. The purpose is to guide our choices toward life, health, beauty, happiness, fun, laughter, challenge, and learning." - Eliezer Yudkowsky

"To fully enjoy life, to derive its greatest meaning and beauty, one needs to enter into it with not only the look of involvement and happiness, but the spirit of involvement as well." - Luci Swindoll

"Virtue, the strength and beauty of the soul, Is the best gift of Heaven: a happiness That even above the smiles and frowns of fate Exalts great Nature's favourites: a wealth That ne'er encumbers, nor can be transferr'd." - John Armstrong

"The importance of pedestrian public spaces cannot be measured, but most other important things in life cannot be measured either: Friendship, beauty, love and loyalty are examples. Parks and other pedestrian places are essential to a city's happiness." - Enrique Penalosa

"Happiness is your True Nature. Within you is Unimaginable Beauty. Your True Self is Bright and Shining this Moment. Through the clear Realization of the Truth, your Real Self will come shining through." - Robert Adams

"Virtue is the music of the soul, the harmony of the passions; it is the order, the symmetry, the interior beauty of the mind; the source of the truest pleasures, the fountain of the sublimest and most perfect happiness." - Mary Collyer

"Love is the master-key that opens the gates of happiness, of hatred, of jealousy, and, most easily of all, the gate of fear. How terrible is the one fact of beauty!" - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Love turns ma into an ocean of happiness, an image of peace, a temple of wisdom. Love is every man's very Self, his true beauty, and the glory of his human existence." - Swami Muktananda

"Take the risk of thinking for yourself, much more happiness, truth, beauty, and wisdom will come to you that way. (Closing statement of the debate with William Dembski at Prestonwood Baptist Church, Plano, Texas, November 18, 2010)" - Christopher Hitchens

"My idea is to bring happiness, respect, vision, poetry, surrealism and magic [to design]. We have to replace beauty, which is a cultural concept, with goodness, which is a humanist concept." - Philippe Starck

"Outstanding beauty, like outstanding gifts of any kind, tends to get in the way of normal emotional development, and thus of that particular success in life which we call happiness." - Milton Sapirstein

"Praise is literal food for feminine qualities. If you want your woman to grow in her radiance health, happiness, love, beauty, power and depth, praise these qualities. Praise them daily. A number of times." - David Deida

"My dream of happiness: a quiet spot by the Jamaican seashore . . . hearing the wind sob with the beauty and the tragedy of everything. Sitting under an almond tree, with the leaf spread over me like an umbrella." - Errol Flynn

"I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains....My advice is: Go outside, to the fields, enjoy nature and the sunshine, go out and try to recapture happiness in yourself and in God. Think of all the beauty that's still left in and around you and be happy!" - Anne Frank

"I know that pain is the most important thing in the universes. Greater than survival, greater than love, greater even than the beauty it brings about. For without pain, there can be no pleasure. Without sadness, there can be no happiness. Without misery there can be no beauty. And without these, life is endless, hopeless, doomed and damned. Adult. You have become adult." - Harlan Ellison

"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

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

"My greatest beauty secret is being happy with myself. I don't use special creams or treatments - I'll use a little bit of everything. It's a mistake to think you are what you put on yourself. I believe that a lot of how you look is to do with how you feel about yourself and your life. Happiness is the greatest beauty secret." - Tina Turner

"So," she went on, "it got me thinking about what cost beauty. Or for that matter, what cost anything? Would you trade love for beauty? Or happiness for beauty? Could a gorgeous person with a mean streak be a worthy trade? And if you did make the trade, decide you'd take that beautiful swan and hope it wouldn't turn on you, what would you do if it did?" - Sarah Dessen

"Some people CHASE happiness. And some people CHOOSE happiness..." - Robert Holden

"There is this unbounded, infinite, eternal, level, ocean, within every human being. Inner happiness comes with consciousness, bliss, intelligence comes with it. Creativity, love. Human beings have a potential and it has names like enlightenment or fulfilment, or liberation. True happiness is not out there, true happiness lies within. They say beauty is only skin deep but it's this stuff coming from the inside, absolute vibrant consciousness, absolute bliss" - David Lynch

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

"It has been said that beauty is a promise of happiness. Conversely, the possibility of pleasure can be a beginning of beauty." - Marcel Proust

"Happiness is the secret of beauty. But who knows the secret of happiness? The wise woman keeps her cosmetics at hand." - Coco Chanel

"It is the pursuit of happiness that brings us happiness, and not the happiness achieved." - Jack White

"Most of the beauty of women evaporates when they achieve domestic happiness at the price of their independence." - Cyril Connolly

"If you're respectful by habit, constantly honoring the worthy, four things increase: long life, beauty, happiness, strength." - Gautama Buddha

"The idea that happiness could have a share in beauty would be too much of a good thing." - Walter Benjamin

"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

"I do my work easily and joyously. I feel beauty all around me and I see beauty in everyone I meet, for I see God in everything. I recognize my part in the Life Pattern and I find harmony through gladly and joyously living it. I recognize my oneness with all mankind and my oneness with God. My happiness overflows in loving and giving toward everyone and everything." - Peace Pilgrim

"Happiness is only available with total acceptance of who you are, including all your fears, worries, and anxiety. It will be there for you when you can see your own inner beauty. You cannot achieve happiness without using your past, your flaws, insecurities, and imperfections in a positive way. It is about letting go and detaching from unhealthy people, ideas, and lifestyle choices, and replacing them with interdependent, pro-active ways of thinking and responding." - Lucinda Bassett

"I just think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period. Happy people are beautiful. They become like a mirror and they reflect that happiness. If somebody walks in the room and they're drop-dead gorgeous and sexy, it's really fun to look at. But if someone is giving of their spirit and they make you laugh and feel good, that's a whole other level of beauty." - Drew Barrymore

"Virtue and Happiness are Mother and Daughter." - Benjamin Franklin

"... hitherto we have been permitted to seek beauty only in the morally good - a fact which sufficiently accounts for our having found so little of it and having had to seek about for imaginary beauties without backbone! - As surely as the wicked enjoy a hundred kinds of happiness of which the virtuous have no inkling, so too they possess a hundred kinds of beauty; and many of them have not yet been discovered." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Good-nature is that benevolent and amiable temper of mind which disposes us to feel the misfortunes and enjoy the happiness of others, and, consequently, pushes us on to promote the latter and prevent the former; and that without any abstract contemplation on the beauty of virtue, and without the allurements or terrors of religion." - Henry Fielding

"Beauty and happiness and life are all the same and they are pervasive, unattached and abstract and they are our only concern. They are immeasurable, completely lacking in substance. They are perfect and sublime. This is the subject matter of art." - Agnes Martin

"Three sorts of goods, Aristotle specified, contribute to happiness: goods of the soul, including moral and intellectual virtues and education; bodily goods, such as strength, good health, beauty, and sound senses; and external goods, such as wealth, friends, good birth, good children, good heredity, good reputation and the like." - Sissela Bok

"Meditative state is the highest state of existence. So long as there is desire, no real happiness can come. It is only the contemplative, witness-like study of objects that brings to us real enjoyment and happiness. The animal has its happiness in the senses, the man in his intellect, and the god in spiritual contemplation. It is only to the soul that has attained to this contemplative state that the world really becomes beautiful. To him who desires nothing, and does not mix himself up with them, the manifold changes of nature are one panorama of beauty and sublimity." - Swami Vivekananda

"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

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

"Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon. A happiness weapon. A Beauty Bomb. And every time a crisis developed, we would launch one... And people would smile and get a little funny look on their faces and cover the world with imagination." - Robert Fulghum

"Life gives us no such handy markers - a storm comes, and far from this being a harbinger of death and collapse, during its course a person discovers love and truth, beauty and happiness, the rain lashing at the windows all the while." - Alain De Botton

"Both happiness and unhappiness depend on perception" - Marcus Aurelius

"Your success and happiness lie in you." - Helen Keller

"And happiness is always louder than sadness." - Deborah Harkness

"Pure and simple, balance is happiness." - Frederick Lenz

"Desire and happiness cannot live together." - Epictetus

"Happiness quells thought. And work quells thought." - Graham Swift

"Happiness is health and a short memory!" - Audrey Hepburn

"My life and happiness speaks for itself." - Tyler Oakley

"Your success and happiness start with you." - Zig Ziglar

"Avarice and happiness never saw each other." - Benjamin Franklin

"Education must promote peace, security and happiness." - Sai Baba

"All happiness depends on courage and work." - Honore De Balzac

"Every age has its happiness and troubles." - Jeanne Calment

"Happiness is very simple and minimal." - Tablo

"Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected." - George Washington

"False happiness renders men stern and proud, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness renders them kind and sensible, and that happiness is always shared." - Baron de Montesquieu

"For me, love is happiness and inspiration." - Leona Lewis

"Love and happiness is a great match." - Jon Jones

"False happiness renders men stern and proud, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness renders them kind and sensible, and that happiness is always shared." - Charles De Montesquieu

"It was all a lie, it all stank, stank of lies, it all gave the illusion of meaning and happiness and beauty, and all of it was just putrefaction that no one would admit to. Bitter was the taste of the world. Life was a torment." - Hermann Hesse

"Order is a lovely nymph, the child of Beauty and Wisdom; her attendants are Comfort, Neatness, and Activity; her abode is the valley of happiness; she is always to be found when sought for, and never appears so lovely as when contrasted with her opponent, Disorder." - Samuel Johnson

"True politeness is the spirit of benevolence showing itself in a refined way. It is the expression of good-will and kindness. It promotes both beauty in the man who possesses it, and happiness in those who are about him. It is a religious duty, and should be a part of religious training." - Henry Ward Beecher

"It is no accident that on the whole there was more beauty and decency to be found in the life of the small peoples, and that among the large ones there was more happiness and content in proportion as they had avoided the deadly blight of centralization." - Friedrich August von Hayek

"Ten years dropped from a man's life are no small loss; ten years of manhood, of household happiness and care; ten years of honest labor, of conscious enjoyment of sunshine and outdoor beauty; ten years of grateful life-one day looking forward to all this; the next, waking to find them passed, and a blank." - Mary Mapes Dodge

"As long as I breathe I hope. As long as I breathe I shall fight for the future, that radiant future, in which man, strong and beautiful, will become master of the drifting stream of his history and will direct it towards the boundless horizons of beauty, joy and happiness!" - Leon Trotsky

"I have never looked upon ease and happiness as ends in themselves - such an ethical basis I call more proper for a herd of swine. The ideals which have lighted me on my way and time after time given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Truth, Goodness, and Beauty." - Albert Einstein

"I sail with you on the ocean of my dreams to a far away distant Place of great beauty and tranquility. where suffering and pain do not exist, where we give praises for our joy and happiness, where our Love interwines with Love for all things." - Rumi

"My mother is a big believer in being responsible for your own happiness. She always talked about finding joy in small moments and insisted that we stop and take in the beauty of an ordinary day. When I stop the car to make my kids really see a sunset, I hear my mother's voice and smile." - Jennifer Garner



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