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Landscape Beauty Quotes


"Alas! how little does the memory of these human inhabitants enhance the beauty of the landscape!" - Henry David Thoreau

"Beauty is truth, truth beauty" - John Keats

"In the world of highways, a beautiful landscape means: an island of beauty connected by a long line with other islands of beauty." - Milan Kundera

"Though we travel the world over to find beauty, we must carry it with us or we find it not . . . The difference between landscape and landscape is small, but there is a great difference in beholders." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Outer beauty is inner beauty made visible ..." - Paulo Coelho

"I want to make it clear,if there is ever a conflict (between environmental quality and economic growth), I will go for beauty, clean air, water, and landscape." - Jimmy Carter

"Visual surprise is natural in the Caribbean; it comes with the landscape, and faced with its beauty, the sigh of History dissolves." - Derek Walcott

"The beauty of the landscape - where sand, water, reeds, birds, buildings, and people all somehow flowed together - has never left me." - Zaha Hadid

"The beauty and wonders of nature are as alluring as the pursuit of Art, and made of me a landscape painter." - Walter J. Phillips

"A painted landscape is always more beautiful than a real one, because there's more there. Everything is more sensual, and one takes refuge in its beauty." - Fernando Botero

"Welcome Beauty, banish fear." - Francesca Lia Block

"Exuberance is Beauty" - William Blake

"How goodness heightens beauty!" - Hannah More

"Beauty can inspire miracles." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Beauty? What's that?" - Larry Wall

"Beauty from order springs." - William King

"Integrity reveals beauty." - Thomas Leonard

"Form follows beauty." - Oscar Niemeyer

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

"The strengths landscape architecture draws from its garden design heritage include: the Vitruvian design tradition of balancing utility, firmness and beauty; use of the word 'landscape' to mean 'a good place' - as the objective of the design process; a comprehensive approach to open space planning involving city parks, greenways and nature outside towns; a planning theory about the contextualisation of development projects; the principle that development plans should be adapted to their landscape context." - Tom Turner

"Improvising musicians are musical travelers, voyagers. There is a freedom to wander the musical landscape." - Gary Burton

"Landscape shapes culture" - Terry Tempest Williams

"The beauty of stature is the only beauty of men." - Michel De Montaigne

"For this beauty, beauty without strength, chokes out life." - Hilda Doolittle

"The only lasting beauty is the beauty of the heart" - Rumi

"Beauty is a physiological reaction. Beauty is not an object." - Peter Schjeldahl

"Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life." - S.D. Gordon

"The immense beauty, the vast almost unbearable beauty of justice." - Martin Firrell

"Given the lack of public skills in reading photographs, given that photographic content is sometimes buried in beauty, contemporary landscape photographers are often condemned to making pretty pictures. Dramatic clouds and sifting light can overwhelm more mundane information. Yet who can resist beautiful landscape pictures of one kind or another? Not I." - Lucy R. Lippard

"Let peace and beauty reign." - Moby

"The playful search for beauty." - Eva Zeisel

"...the bewildering beauty of Paris..." - Allen Ginsberg

"Great sport has intellectual beauty." - Rick Carlisle

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

"Beauty is a frail good." - Ovid

"Virtue lives when Beauty dies." - Bill Vaughan

"Newness hath an evanescent beauty." - Heinrich Heine

"The truest protest is beauty." - Phil Ochs

"Beauty of omission, of judgment." - Blaise Pascal

"Beauty seen is never lost." - John Greenleaf Whittier

"Beauty is not just physical." - Halle Berry

"Health and cheerfulness make beauty" - Miguel De Cervantes

"There isn't a single person or landscape or subject which doesn't possess some interest, although it may not be immediately apparent. When a painter discovers this hidden treasure, other people are immediately struck by its beauty." - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

"No words will ever describe the exquisite beauty and charm of this mountain park - Nature's landscape garden at once tenderly beautiful and sublime. No wonder it draws nature-lovers from all over the world." - John Muir

"...And for every day you paint the war, take a week and paint the beauty, the color, the shape of the landscape you're marching towards. Everyone knows what you're against; show them what you're for." - Andrea Gibson

"I do not wonder at a snowflake, a shell, a summer landscape, or the glory of the stars; but at the necessity of beauty under which the universe lies." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"No words will ever describe the exquisite beauty and charm of this mountain park - Nature's landscape garden at once tenderly beautiful and sublime. No wonder it draws nature-lovers from all over the world." - John Muir

"...And for every day you paint the war, take a week and paint the beauty, the color, the shape of the landscape you're marching towards. Everyone knows what you're against; show them what you're for." - Andrea Gibson

"The ever increasing spiritual damage caused by life within the big city will make this hunger practically uncontrollable when we build here on this the landscape of our homeland we must be clear that we will protect its beauty." - Fritz Todt

"No words will ever describe the exquisite beauty and charm of this mountain park - Nature's landscape garden at once tenderly beautiful and sublime. No wonder it draws nature-lovers from all over the world." - John Muir

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

"Hands are the heart's landscape." - Pope John Paul Ii

"Democracy is an insecure landscape." - Terry Tempest Williams

"I get excited by landscape." - Adrienne Kennedy

"All gardening is landscape painting." - William Kent

"Landscape is history made visible." - J. B. Jackson

"[David Lean's] images stay with me forever. But what makes them memorable isn't necessarily their beauty. That's just good photography. It's the emotion behind those images that's meant the most to me over the years. It's the way David Lean can put feeling on film. The way he shows a whole landscape of the spirit. For me, that's the real geography of David Lean country. And that's why, in a David Lean movie, there's no such thing as an empty landscape." - Martin Scorsese

"You define beauty for yourself, society doesn't define your beauty. Your spirit and your faith defines your beauty." - Lady Gaga

"The pain passes, but the beauty remains." - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

"Modesty is the citadel of beauty." - Demades

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

"Culture opens the sense of beauty." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"People always get used to beauty though." - John Green

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

"Life is full of beauty. Notice it." - Ashley Smith

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

"Proportion is the heart of beauty." - Ken Follett

"Look for the beauty in things." - Maya Angelou

"Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius" - Marilyn Monroe

"Wherever there is number, there is beauty." - Proclus

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

"Women's modesty generally increases with their beauty." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"In your beauty, how to make poems." - Rumi

"Utility is the true criterion of beauty." - Max von Stephanitz

"Beauty is the child of love." - Havelock Ellis

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

"The soul that beholds beauty becomes beautiful." - Plotinus

"There's no tiling moral about beauty." - Nadine Gordimer

"Alas, the transports beauty can inspire!" - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Poetry is the breath of beauty." - Leigh Hunt

"Beauty is much more intimidating than brutality." - Edi Rama

"Men didn't respect beauty...they used it." - Nora Roberts

"I understood early that beauty was power." - Kevyn Aucoin

"Whenever Beauty looks, Love is also there." - Rumi

"Beauty is more than skin deep." - Charlize Theron

"There is no beauty without some strangeness" - Edgar Allan Poe

"Beauty is where you find it." - Madonna Ciccone

"Is beauty enhanced or adulterated by utility?" - Sena Jeter Naslund

"Beauty that arose out of pain." - Suzanne Collins

"Beauty fades. Your spirit is forever." - Beyonce Knowles

"Beauty within itself should not be wasted." - William Shakespeare

"Imperfectios equal beauty. We are all imperfect." - Miley Cyrus

"Beauty and wisdom are rarely conjoined." - Petronius

"Twas Beauty that killed the beast!" - Edgar Wallace

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

"Without grace beauty is an unbaited hook." - Proverbs

"True beauty lies in true education." - Sai Baba

"Beauty is not caused. It is." - Emily Dickinson

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

"To love beauty is to see light." - Victor Hugo

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

"My beauty icon is Angelina Jolie." - Ashley Benson

"The foundation of beauty is the body." - Azzedine Alaia

"Beauty arises out of human inspiration." - Richard Dawkins

"I think beauty can be everywhere." - Carine Roitfeld

"Beauty is boring because it is predictable." - Umberto Eco

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

"Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest." - Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

"Black beauty - he's a dark horse." - Tim Vine

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

"The German landscape is something unique that we cannot disturb and have no right to destroy. The more densely populated our 'living space' becomes with settlements, the greater our hunger will grow for unspoilt nature. The ever increasing spiritual damage caused by life within the big city will make this hunger practically uncontrollable... when we build here on this the landscape of our homeland we must be clear that we will protect its beauty; and in places where this beauty has already disappeared, we will reconstruct it." - Fritz Todt

"Charm is more valuable than beauty. You can resist beauty but you can't resist charm." - Audrey Tautou

"Beauty is the virtue of the body as virtue is the beauty of the soul" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Comfort is beauty muted by heroin. Sadness is beauty drained by lack of it." - Luke Davies

"Beauty is the purest feeling of the soul. Beauty arises when soul is satisfied." - Amit Ray

"I love classic beauty. It's an idea of beauty with no standard." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Beauty is not in the face; Beauty is a light in the something you do daily." - Mike Murdock

"Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love." - Louis Kahn

"Beauty that comes naturally, is the most natural beauty of all..." - Stephanie Adams

"My mum is my beauty icon, because she represents what I think beauty is." - Bar Refaeli

"Seek goodness and be goodness. Seek beauty and be beauty. Seek love and be love." - Bryant H Mcgill

"I fell in love with books. Some people find beauty in music, some in painting, some in landscape, but I find it in words. By beauty, I mean the feeling you have suddenly glimpsed another world, or looked into a portal that reveals a kind of magic or romance out of which the world has been constructed, a feeling there is something more than the mundane, and a reason for our plodding." - Donald Miller

"It is the same among the men and women, as among the silent trees; always a referred existence, an absence, never a presence and satisfaction. Is it, that beauty can never be grasped? In persons and in landscape is equally inaccessible?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I've gone to Yaddo many times, I've worked at the Rockefeller Foundation's Center for Scholars and Artists in Bellagio. That these are places of beauty and of changed landscape is helpful - but far more important for me is that they offer what I feel as a monastic luxury: undisturbed time." - Jane Hirshfield

"Mr. George Lawrence, C.M.G., First Class District Officer of His Majesty's Civil Service, sat at the door of his tent and viewed the African desert scene with the eye of extreme disfavour. There was beauty neither in the landscape nor in the eye of the beholder." - Percival Christopher Wren

"I want to feel both the beauty and the pain of the age we are living in. I want to survive my life without becoming numb. I want to speak and comprehend words of wounding without having these words become the landscape where I dwell. I want to possess a light touch that can elevate darkness to the realm of stars." - Terry Tempest Williams

"I despair of the Republic! Such dreariness, such whining sallow women, such utter absence of the amenities, such crass food, crass manners, crass landscape!! What a horror it is for a whole nation to be developing without the sense of beauty, and eating bananas for breakfast." - Edith Wharton

"For his part, every beauty of art or nature made him thankful as well as happy, and that the pleasure to be had in listening to fine music, as in looking at the stars in the sky, or at a beautiful landscape or picture, was a benefit for which we might thank Heaven as sincerely as for any other worldly blessing." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"The current anger at the march of turbines and pylons across the hills of Britain is not from nimbys. Government money has lubricated most backyard owners to support wind power. It comes from those who appreciate the beauty of the countryside and who question the industrial spoliation of miles of open landscape for a pitiful net gain to climate change." - Simon Jenkins

"The suburban West is, from a moral perspective, depressing evidence that we have misused our freedom. There is, however, another aspect to the landscape, an unexpected glory. Over the cheap tracts and littered arroyos one sometimes see a light as clean as that recorded by O'Sullivan. Since it owes nothing to our care, it is an assurance; beauty is final." - Robert Adams

"Storyboarding is what I call an "idea landscape" - one that can help unleash creativity, improve communication, and identify practical solutions to complex problems. The beauty of storyboarding is that ideas from an entire team are harnessed, not just those from the extroverts or vocal members." - Bill Capodagli

"It is not possible to find a landscape, which if painted precisely as it is, will not make an impressive picture. No one knows, till he has tried, what strange beauty and subtle composition is prepared to his hand by Nature." - John Ruskin

"I am the lover of uncontained and immortal beauty. In the wilderness, I find something more dear and connate than in streets or villages. In the tranquil landscape, and especially in the distant line of the horizon, man beholds somewhat as beautiful as his own nature." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The human soul is hungry for beauty; we seek it everywhere - in landscape, music, art, clothes, furniture, gardening, companionship, love, religion, and in ourselves. No one would desire not to be beautiful. When we experience the beautiful, there is a sense of homecoming." - John Odonohue

"Is the artist impelled by spiritual forces, by the divine afflatus, by conscious or unconscious emulation of others? Do angles whisper in the ears of the chosen few, and create for them visions of aethereal beauty? Do landscape painters of genius walk the plains of Heaven? Or is it only vanity that urges him to paint?" - Walter J. Phillips

"Writing enlarges the landscape of the mind." - V S Pritchett

"Stop destroying the landscape with your outfit." - Rick Owens

"All forms of landscape are autobiographical," - Charles Wright

"Dance is the landscape of man's soul." - Martha Graham

"Each city has its own culinary landscape." - Padma Lakshmi

"You can't transmit a landscape, happily enough." - Jean-Luc Godard

"I believe is that we can forecast the "changing landscape of context," and thus get insight into when we are entering the danger zone of an X-event." - John L. Casti

"...teeth set out by a landscape gardener..." - Addison Mizner

"There is a lot of bad architecture. What we need more is to look at how our landscape should look in the next decades." - Dieter Rams

"Horses make a landscape look beautiful." - Alice Walker

"I don't believe in the landscape." - Fernando Pessoa

"Enjoyment of the landscape is a thrill." - David Hockney

"But beauty is set apart, beauty is cast by the sea, a barren rock, beauty is set about with wrecks of ships...." - Hilda Doolittle

"Sex and beauty are inseparable, like life and consciousness. And the intelligence which goes with sex and beauty, and arises out of sex and beauty, is intuition." - David Herbert Lawrence

"Beauty does not come with creams and lotions. God can give us beauty, but whether that beauty remains or chagnes is determined by our thoughts and deeds." - Dolores Del Rio



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