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Pretty And Ugly Quotes


"I don't even know how ugly and pretty get decided." - John Green

"I just don't like that you can either be ugly and smart or pretty and dumb, or ugly and nice or pretty and mean." - Jennifer Lawrence

"There's something ugly about a pretty boy who knows he's pretty and assumes everyone else know it too." - Nova Ren Suma

"Most really pretty girls have pretty ugly feet, and so does Mindy Metalman, Lenore notices, all of a sudden." - David Foster Wallace

"Jolie laide = "pretty ugly" Draws you to it...bored into heart and mind." - Justina Chen

"Ambition makes you look pretty ugly Kicking and squealing gucci little piggy" - Thom Yorke

"Pretty girls don't have ugly mouths." - Karen Marie Moning

"I initially thought you were ugly, but then you walked closer to me and I realized you were pretty." - Mindy Kaling

"I might be ugly, but my cars are real pretty." - Gucci Mane

"I'm not ugly, but I'm far from pretty." - Kwon Yuri

"The ugly can be beautiful. The pretty, never." - Oscar Wilde

"Never trust a pretty girl with an ugly secret." - Sara Shepard

"It has to get ugly before it gets pretty!" - Nicholas Sparks

"Ugly programs are like ugly suspension bridges: they're much more liable to collapse than pretty ones, because the way humans (especially engineer-humans) perceive beauty is intimately related to our ability to process and understand complexity." - Eric S Raymond

"War begins like a pretty girl with whom every man wants to flirt and ends like an ugly old woman whose visitors suffer and weep." - Samuel ibn Naghrillah

"I was in a sketch group in L.A., and we were playing, like, backyards in Glendale and stuff. It was pretty ugly because we didn't have any money." - Bill Hader

"She was ugly from the front, and I said ugly, ugly, ugly, ugly, ugly. Well, I could handle it behind her." - Lyle Lovett

"I don't know if I have any regrets, I have had a pretty successful life. I have learned good, bad, and ugly." - Larry Holmes

"Even if something within me is ugly, writing is a pretty good place to play with that thing and to begin to really see it." - George Saunders

"I tried to make myself as pretty as possible and even then I thought I was ugly. I found it madly difficult to go out, to show myself." - Brigitte Bardot

"For us, a pretty bird is a pretty bird; for an insect, pretty bird is an ugly enemy!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"He turned to face her again, his late-pretty composure crumbling. "But you're..." "Pretty? Think again." She smiled. "I'm Tally Youngbood. My mind is very ugly. And I'm taking your car." - Scott Westerfeld

"So I was ugly. I was never fat, really, and I never wore headgear or had zits or anything. But I was ugly. I don't even know how ugly and pretty get decided - maybe there's like a secret cabal of boys who meet in the locker room and decide who's ugly and who's hot, because as far as I can remember, there was no such thing as a hot fourth-grader. - Lindsey Lee Wells" - John Green

"I'm a relatively ugly character who's done pretty damn well in film." - Kevin Spacey

"Lindsay calls them the Pugs: pretty from far away, ugly up close." - Lauren Oliver

"None of us are pretty, but our ugly has an alibi." - Andrea Gibson

"People do pretty ugly things to make themselves feel better, this I do know." - Mariah Fredericks

"Ugly people kill people all the time. But when pretty people did, it got attention." - Chelsea Cain

"Everytime people said I was pretty, I thought of everything ugly swarming beneath my clothes." - Gillian Flynn

"But I always like to play ugly people who think they're pretty." - Amy Sedaris

"You see, there weren't these magazines like 'Heat' in my day. Always waiting to trip up these pretty girls and make them seem something horrible, something to make them look stupid and small and ugly and disgusting." - Joanna Lumley

"Didn't this beat everything? A pretty and an ugly taking a stroll together. The warden came closer, confusion all over his middle-pretty face. Tally smiled. At least she was causing trouble to the end. "I'm Tally Youngblood," she said. "Make me pretty." - Scott Westerfeld

"Black politics is redemption and transformation. It's not always pretty, but it's not always ugly either. I'll put India.Arie up against Donald Trump any day and let the people choose." - Van Jones

"The world gets grimy and the love object is in stark relief from its surroundings. This is love, a pretty thing on an ugly street and why wouldn't you pick it up if it appeared in a taxi cab." - Daniel Handler

"I like actors who are themselves. I know in America you like actors who change their nose or wear a lot of wigs, and they like to take pretty girls and make them super ugly." - Audrey Tautou

"What's the difference between beautiful and ugly?" - Laozi

"The fact that ACPI was designed by a group of monkeys high on LSD, and is some of the worst designs in the industry obviously makes running it at any point pretty damn ugly." - Linus Torvalds

"There are only two things: love, all sorts of love, with pretty girls, and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else ought to go, because everything else is ugly." - Boris Vian

"A lot of times girls think they're funny, but they want to pretty at the same time, and if you want to be funny, you have to be willing to get ugly." - Amy Sedaris

"Ugly programs are like ugly suspension bridges: they're much more liable to collapse than pretty ones, because the way humans (especially engineer-humans) perceive beauty is intimately related to our ability to process and understand complexity. A language that makes it hard to write elegant code makes it hard to write good code." - Eric S Raymond

"The great crime which the moneyed classes and promoters of industry committed in the palmy Victorian days was the condemning of the workers to ugliness, ugliness, ugliness: meanness and formless and ugly surroundings, ugly ideals, ugly religion, ugly hope, ugly love, ugly clothes, ugly furniture, ugly houses, ugly relationship between workers and employers. The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread." - D H Lawrence

"Physical beauty wasn't the same as True Beauty, any more than pretty ugly meant truly ugly or Magnetic North meant True North." - Justina Chen

"Kitsch makes things that are pretty as representations, but ugly as art, modern artists made things that are ugly as representations but beautiful as art." - Mike Curran

"Hollywood can be an ugly place and it can do ugly things to you." - Kelli Garner

"I love pretty things; and I hate to look in the glass and see something that isn't pretty. It makes me feel so sorrowful-just as I feel when I look at any ugly thing. I pity it because it isn't beautiful." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"I love pretty things; and I hate to look in the glass and see something that isn't pretty. It makes me feel so sorrowful just as I feel when I look at any ugly thing. I pity it because it isn't beautiful." - L. M. Montgomery

"I never thought I was pretty enough. I was kind of tall and lanky. I don't mind it now, but back in the day I hated it. I would tell myself that what I think is ugly at 17 is actually what's going to be pretty about me later." - Giuliana Rancic

"There are no ugly women; there are only women who do not know how to look pretty." - Antoine Berryer

"What's the whole point of being pretty on the outside when you're so ugly on the inside?" - Jess C Scott

"My first campaign was pretty ugly: the incumbent came after me hard with a lot of things that weren't true." - Reid Ribble

"Not after the big bust in '92, there's no big drug lifestyle anymore. I can't talk about it. Pretty ugly." - Gene Ween

"There are few plants that are ugly. It's how you use them that may not be pretty." - Christian Louboutin

"I am pretty sarcastic and pretty dry." - Anneliese Van Der Pol

"The world's as ugly as sin, And almost as delightful." - Frederick Locker-Lampson

"What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us." - Cicero

"Unhappiness has nothing to teach, and resignation is ugly." - Francoise Sagan

"Beautiful. And ugly. The world is always both." - Ann Aguirre

"Comfort is for the lazy and the ugly." Aphrodite" - P C Cast

"Guilty as charged. Perl is happily ugly, and happily derivative." - Larry Wall

"Hey ugly folks, go get some cyanide and die." - Frank Zappa

"Oh gracious, why wasn't I born old and ugly?" - Charles Dickens

"He is ugly and sad... but he is all love." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"DOS is ugly and interferes with users' experience." - Bill Gates

"I've known attractive airheads, and I've known ugly idiots." - Neil Cavuto

"What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"The world's as ugly as sin, and almost as delightful." - Frederick Lockerlampson

"Fashion often starts off beautiful and becomes ugly, whereas art starts off ugly sometimes and becomes beautiful." - David Bailey

"I hate to lose, and I do whatever I can to win, and if it is ugly, it is ugly." - Pete Sampras

"The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world ugly and bad." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"I think a woman feels ugly when she's got the wrong man at her side. I've felt ugly and insecure." - Irina Shayk

"Beauty is but skin deep, ugly to the bone. And when beauty fades away, ugly claims its own." - Dorothy West

"One ugly trick has often spoiled The sweetest and the best; Matilda, though a pleasant child, One ugly trick possessed." - Jane Taylor

"I said to them last week that I'd like them to win ugly and they certainly won ugly today. That was the ugliest thing I've seen since the ugly sisters fell out of the ugly tree." - Terry Butcher

"I suppose I could let bygones be bygones, forgive and forget, yadda yadda. But where's the fun in that? These pretty little bitches got everything I ever wanted, and now I'm going to make sure they get exactly what they deserve. Does that make me sound awful? Sorry, but as every pretty little liar knows, sometimes the truth's ugly-and it always hurts. I'll be watching.... Mwah! -A" - Sara Shepard

"Cleaning me up is just a preliminary step to determining my new look. With my acid-damaged hair, sunburned skin, and ugly scars, the prep team has to make me pretty and then damage, burn, and scare me in a more attractive way." - Suzanne Collins

"and god help you if you are an ugly girl course too pretty is also your doom cause everyone harbors a secret hatred for the prettiest girl in the room and god help you if you are a pheonix and you dare to rise up from the ash a thousand eyes will smolder with jealousy while you are just flying back" - Ani Difranco

"When you make a thing, a thing that is new, it is so complicated making it that it is bound to be ugly. But those that make it after you, they don't have to worry about making it. And they can make it pretty, and so everybody can like it when others make it after you" - Pablo Picasso

"They ask how the universe is arranged, philosophers, mathematicians, and they draw pretty pictures, impossibilities on the page. They save phenomena by telling one ugly lie after another, epicycles upon epicycles, and the fools care not. It is not enough, I tell you, to ask how the cosmos is designed. We must ask why." - Robin Wasserman

"They say that when you're really in love, the world becomes gossamer and gorgeous, but in my experience the world gets grimy, and the love object is in stark relief from the surroundings. This is love, a pretty thing on an ugly street." - Daniel Handler

"They say that when you're really in love, the world becomes gossamer and gorgeous, but in my experience the world gets grimy, and the love object is in stark relief from the surroundings. This is love, a pretty thing on an ugly street." - Daniel Handler

"Ugly women may be naturally quite as capricious as pretty ones; but as they are never petted and spoiled, and as no allowances are made for them, they soon find themselves obliged either to suppress their whims or to hide them." - Anatole France

"The ugly fallout from the American Dream has been coming down on us at a pretty consistent rate since Sitting Bull's time - and the only real difference now, with Election Day '72 only a few weeks away, is that we seem to be on the verge of ratifying the fallout and forgetting the Dream itself." - Hunter S Thompson

"I have the embarrassing thing where often if you're watching a film, you kind of go through the emotions and the thought stages that your character went through, but you sort of do it with Tourette's. So I end up often crying when I'm crying, and looking angry when I'm looking angry, so it's pretty ugly." - Cate Blanchett

"I'm ugly." - Amy Winehouse

"The setting sun burned the sky pink and orange in the same bright hues as surfers' bathing suits. It was beautiful deception, Bosch thought, as he drove north on the Hollywood Freeway to home. Sunsets did that here. Made you forget it was the smog that made their colors so brilliant, that behind every pretty picture there could be an ugly story." - Michael Connelly

"I hate high fashion. I hate that we reward people for being genetic freaks. You hear the guys announcing the runway shows saying, 'A pretty face is your best asset this season.' And what? Ugly girls had a free ride last year?" - Janeane Garofalo

"If this guy prints more money between now and the election, I dunno what y'all would do to him in Iowa but we would treat him pretty ugly, down in Texas. I mean, printing more money to play politics at this particular time in American history is almost treacherous-or treasonous in my opinion." - Rick Perry

"Some people say I'm really ugly and anorexic; some say the only reason I'm on TV is because I'm pretty. I say to them: Get your slander straight. You are what you are, whether you're small or skinny or smart or dumb. Just do what you do." - Ann Coulter

"Girls are supposed to be feminine and demure. Comedy isn't about that, so you just have to unlearn it. Certain women are so pretty, they can't go weird enough to be funny. You have to be willing to be ugly. I'm lucky my face can look so hideous." - Jennifer Coolidge

"As a teenager, I was teased at school about my height and long legs, but now they are my best assets. Kids can be mean. When I was at school, I considered myself ugly, but that was when I was silly enough to believe that what other people thought mattered. Now I think I am pretty. I'm not beautiful. There is a difference." - Jasmine Guinness

"Playing a plainer role means everything is dependent on the credentials of the actor, not the fact that they are as pretty as Julia Roberts. People start to look at their talent rather than their appearance. And playing the ugly part often means less time in the make-up chair, which is a great benefit on set." - Laura Carmichael

"When you finish a series like 'Ugly Betty,' there are so many voices around you telling you what you should be doing next and what would be good for your future, sometimes you can't hear yourself. I've gotten pretty good at tuning everyone else out. Now it's just me; what pleases me creatively." - America Ferrera

"Art is a critical component in a well-rounded education. Art is the level playing field - no matter how rich or poor, tall or short, pretty or ugly to the bone, if you can draw, you can find personal fulfillment and build self-confidence. Art is the highest achievement of mankind." - Lynda Resnick

"I guess they have had 16 years when they haven't even been close in an Ashes series but we have found some sections of the crowd to be scathing and harsh. That has not been overly enjoyable. We have seen a pretty ugly side in some supporters." - Adam Gilchrist

"My story wasn't one of those cliched stories of being an ugly duckling, I had a pretty good time at school. But then I think being six foot by the age of 15 meant that I couldn't help but be noticed, and that was when my physical being felt quite painful - I could not any longer walk into a room without being noticed." - Erin Oconnor

"Make-up can only make you look pretty on the outside but it doesn't help if your ugly on the inside. Unless you eat the make-up." - Audrey Hepburn

"Yeah, it's me, but I like to think I looked better when we met. "Cause right now, I'm pretty much hogging all the ugly. (Nick)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Yeah, it's me, but I like to think I looked better when we met. 'Cause right now, I'm pretty much hogging all the ugly. (Nick)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"The advantage of being celibate is that when one sees a pretty girl one does not need to grieve over having an ugly one back home." - Paul Leautaud

"Most of the news about the state of the environment is pretty ugly. This is frightening for me personally, but actually motivational for me artistically." - Paolo Bacigalupi

"There are some men who are considered quite ugly, but who are more remarkable than pretty people. You often see that in artists." - George Bernard Shaw

"God forbid you be an ugly girl, 'course too pretty is also your doom, 'cause everyone harbors a secret hatred for the prettiest girl in the room." - Ani Difranco

"I pefer an ugly truth to a pretty lie. If someone is telling me the truth that is when I will give my heart." - Shakira

"I'd just much rather see an ugly person take the trash out than see somebody really pretty taking the trash out." - Amy Sedaris

"More men than women like 'Strangers With Candy'. Pretty girls don't like the show. They don't like to see an ugly lady." - Amy Sedaris

"Lot of ugly funny dudes end up with some pretty gorgeous women. Women are much deeper than us in choosing a mate - they see in the long term." - Patton Oswalt

"People - I mean couples - don't like to talk much about fighting. It's not attractive. No one likes to admit it or describe it or lay claim to it. We want our coupledoms to look... sanitized and pretty and worthy of admiration. And anger blasts are ugly. But, I think that is a crock. There is a kind of fighting that isn't ugly. There is a way for anger to come our as an energy you let loose and away. The trick is to give it a form, and not a human target. The trick is to transform rage." - Lidia Yuknavitch

"I'm the king of the world, I am the greatest, I'm Muhammed Ali, I shook up the world, I am the greatest, I'm king of the world, I'm pretty, I'm pretty, I'm a baaaad man, you heard me I'm a baaad man, Archie Moore fell in four, Liston wanted me more, so since he's so great, I'm a make him fall in eight, I'm a baaad man, I'm king of the world! I'm 22 years old and ain't gotta mark on my face, I'm pretty, I easily survived six rounds with that ugly bear, because I am the greatest." - Muhammad Ali

"I would like travelers, especially American travelers, to travel in a way that broadens their perspective, because I think Americans tend to be some of the most ethnocentric people on the planet. It's not just Americans, it's the big countries. It's the biggest countries that tend to be ethnocentric or ugly. There are ugly Russians, ugly Germans, ugly Japanese and ugly Americans. You don't find ugly Belgians or ugly Bulgarians, they're just too small to think the world is their norm." - Rick Steves

"It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on earth has ever produced the expression "As pretty as an airport." Airports are ugly. Some are very ugly. Some attain a degree of ugliness that can only be the result of a special effort. This ugliness arises because airports are full of people who are tired, cross, and have just discovered that their luggage has landed in Murmansk (Murmansk airport is the only exception of this otherwise infallible rule), and architects have on the whole tried to reflect this in their designs." - Douglas Adams

"Another vampire pushed her way through the crowd to stand at his side-a pretty blue-haired Asian girl in a silver foil skirt. Clary wondered if there were any ugly vampires, or maybe any fat ones. Maybe they didn't make vampires out of ugly people. Or maybe ugly people just didn't want to live forever." - Cassandra Clare

"Plastic surgery? Fine. What have I got to lose since I'll be prettier? Don't everyone like pretty people? But. Will that change anything? Having a pretty face, will it change such an ugly person like me?" - Yi Sun-sin

"Don't pretend", I say Breathily. "You know I'm not. I'm not ugly, but I am certainly not pretty." "Fine. You're not pretty. So?" He kisses my cheek. "I like how you look. You're deadly smart. You're brave." - Veronica Roth

"Girls are soft and pretty." - Adam Sandler

"Science fiction is the ugly stepchild of mainstream literature, and fantasy is the ugly stepchild of science fiction, and tie-in novels are the ugly stepchild of fantasy... and on and on and on." - R A Salvatore

"Pretty words, as pretty women, wrinkle up and die." - Charles Bukowski

"We all have a sense of level. It may not be based on class exactly anymore, but we still have a sense of what we're entitled to. People pick partners who are nearly their equal in looks. The pretty marry the pretty, the ugly the ugly. To the detriment of the breed." - Karen Joy Fowler

"You're made to feel ugly, and I made ugly beautiful. Just by sheer persistence. Nobody has the right to say that I am ugly, and I will not be a professional victim, you know. Sorry!" - John Lydon

"What motivates me in art is the ugly and beautiful nature of the truth. It has to be truthful and honest, even if it is ugly and grotesque." - Corin Nemec

"All it takes is for one person to say you're ugly, and you're like, I guess I'm ugly. And that was it." - Tori Spelling

"You are seeing me now, when I am old and ugly; you should have seen me then, when I was young and ugly." - Zohra Sehgal

"All it takes is for one person to say you're ugly, and you're like, I guess I'm ugly. And that was it." - Tori Spelling

"When they get a 50-inch waist and a gorilla butt, it's ugly looking - and I think bodybuilding has become ugly looking." - Joe Gold

"By this method thousands of humans have been brought to think that humility means pretty women trying to believe they are ugly and clever men trying to believe they are fools. And since what they are trying to believe may, in some cases, be manifest nonsense, they cannot succeed in believing it and we have the chance of keeping their minds endlessly revolving on themselves in an effort to achieve the the impossible." - C S Lewis

"When you're cruising down the road in the fast lane and you lazily sail past a few hard-driving cars and are feeling pretty pleased with yourself and then accidently change down from fourth to first instead of third thus making your engine leap out of your hood in a rather ugly mess, it tends to throw you off stride in much the same way that this remark threw Ford Prefect off his." - Douglas Adams

"But you're beautiful, and the beautiful should be given whatever they want." "Hey, what about the ugly ones?" "The ugly ones." She poked her tongue out. "It's their fault if their ugly. They're to be blamed, not pitied." - Hanif Kureishi

"Ugly is attractive, ugly is exciting. Maybe because it is newer. The investigation of ugliness is, to me, more interesting than the bourgeois idea of beauty. And why? Because ugly is human." - Miuccia Prada

"It's nothing to be born ugly. Sensibly, the ugly woman comes to terms with her ugliness and exploits it as a grace of nature. To become ugly means the beginning of a calamity, self-willed most of the time." - Colette

"They don't have a lot of crime in the countryside other than theft. But every once in a while, things turn ugly, and when they turn ugly, they turn very ugly." - John Sandford

"Beauty isn't about having a pretty face it's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart, and a pretty soul." - Drake

"So when somebody asks me to make a decision about a situation, I don't offer a solution, I ask a question: What are our options? Give me the good, give me the bad, give me the pretty, give me the ugly, give me the impossible, give me the possible, give me the convenient, give me the inconvenient. Give me the options. All I want are options. And once I have all the options before me, then I comfortably and confidently make my decision." - Jim Rohn

"It's quite simple really. Being always transcends appearance-that which only seems to be. Once you begin to know the being behind the very pretty or very ugly face, as determined by your bias, the surface appearances fade away until they simple no longer matter. That is why Elousia is such a wonderful name. God, who is the ground of all being, dwells in, around, and through all things-ultimately emerging as the real-and appearances that mask that reality will fall away." - William P Young

"The ACA is an ugly patch on an ugly system - and I don't think it's worth mentioning in the context of price or quality transparency." - Uwe Reinhardt

"Mr. Churchill your drunk!" Mr. Churchill: "And you, Lady Astor, are ugly. As for my condition, it will pass by the morning. You, however, will still be ugly." - Winston Churchill

"I have an ugly day every month; pimples on my face, I'm fat and in a bad mood. It's more like an ugly week!" - Rihanna

"Only the beautiful can acknowledge all that is beautiful, and only the ugly can acknowledge all that is ugly as being beautiful." - Suzy Kassem

"My husband was just OK looking. I was in labor and I said to him, 'What if she's ugly? You're ugly." - Beverly Johnson

"His friends said, "Why do you have that ugly thing hanging there?" and Bull said, "I like it because it's ugly." All his life was in that line." - Jack Kerouac

"I always saw myself as really ugly. My father even told me I was ugly because I would shave my head and look like a boy." - Asia Argento

"I think I can be beautiful with all the little stuff done, and I can be ugly. A lot of attractive actresses can't be ugly." - Juliette Lewis

"I was always told I was ugly. I still think I am ugly. I know I've got an odd face and you can't tell me otherwise." - Mika

"The worst of my actions or conditions seem not so ugly unto me as I find it both ugly and base not to dare to avouch for them." - Michel De Montaigne

"My husband was just OK looking. I was in labor and I said to him, 'What if she's ugly? You're ugly.'" - Beverly Johnson

"A book is like a man - clever and dull, brave and cowardly, beautiful and ugly." - John Steinbeck

"You look back and you remember the good, the bad and the ugly" - Jenson Button

"What were the bodies like on the beach? Ugly and white and ruined by offices." - Leonard Cohen

"In an ugly and unhappy world the richest man can purchase nothing but ugliness and unhappiness." - George Bernard Shaw

"The Stones were nasty and ugly and doing songs I was familiar with." - Robert Quine

"What was a really private and nice relationship was judged and made to be something ugly." - Marla Maples

"You look back and you remember the good, the bad and the ugly." - Jenson Button



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