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"We are born sad and we die sad, but meanwhile we love bodies whose sad beauty is a miracle." - Mario Benedetti

"Sad words are just another beauty. A sad story means, this storyteller is alive" - Chris Cleave

"Even knowing the ending was sad, I wouldn't have deprived myself the beauty of the story." - Sandra Brown

"Natural beauty is essentially temporary and sad, hence the impression of obscene mockery which artificial flowers give us." - John Updike

"The curious beauty about African music is that it uplifts even as it tells a sad story." - Nelson Mandela

"To find beauty in the sad, hope in the midst of loss, and dignity in failure is great poetic art." - David Mamet

"In a few breaths' time I will speak some sad words to you. But you must hear them the same way we have agreed to see scars now. Sad words are just another beauty....." - Chris Cleave

"Sad words are just another beauty. A sad story means, this storyteller is alive. The next thing you know something fine will happen to her, something marvelous, and then she will turn around and smile." - Chris Cleave

"The South is very beautiful but its beauty makes one sad because the lives that people live here, and have lived here, are so ugly." - James A Baldwin

"People from different cultures have different definitions for beauty. Isn't that sad to judge others with our standards... rather than appreciate them?" - Mizuki Nomura

"Busy with the ugliness of the expensive success We forget the easiness of free beauty Lying sad right around the corner, Only an instant removed, Unnoticed and squandered." - Dejan Stojanovic

"If you go through life and you don't find the beauty in an unexpected place, then you really have a sad existence." - Octavia Spencer

"All beauty is sad. For it fades." - David Gemmell

"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

"Must, bid the Morn awake! Sad Winter now declines, Each bird doth choose a mate; This day's Saint Valentine's. For that good bishop's sake Get up and let us see What beauty it shall be That Fortune us assigns." - Michael Drayton

"That's the beauty of music, art, and video games: forget about your worries for a few minutes; it shouldn't add to them or make you feel worried or sad: it should make you feel good." - Lights

"The hand that rounded Peter's dome, And groined the aisles of Christian Rome, Wrought in a sad sincerity; Himself from God he could not free; He builded better than he knew: The conscious stone to beauty grew." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Muse, bid the Morn awake! Sad Winter now declines, Each bird doth choose a mate; This day's Saint Valentine's. For that good bishop's sake Get up and let us see What beauty it shall be That Fortune us assigns." - Michael Drayton

"Sunset Boulevard' - the story of Hollywood movies draped on a depressing sex affair - is an uncompromising study of American decadence displaying a sad, worn, methodical beauty few films have had since the late twenties." - Manny Farber

"The curious beauty of African music is that it uplifts even as it tells a sad tale. You may be poor, you may have only a ramshackle house, you may have lost your job, but that song gives you hope." - Nelson Mandela

"Gilmartins voice is angelic, but her lyrical subjects are often serious and slightly sad. The conflict of the beauty of her voice and the sadness of her lyrics makes for great music!" - Jeff Belanger

"Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men merry." - George Jean Nathan

"loveliness is infernally sad." - Virginia Woolf

"Nobody wants to experience sad events but people like to listen to sad songs. That's the beauty of music." - Hiromi

"Beauty is truth, truth beauty" - John Keats

"He stretched out his hands as he sang, sadly, because all beauty is sad...The poem had done no "good" to anyone, but it was a passing reminder, a breath from the divine lips of beauty, a nightingale between two worlds of dust. Less explicit than the call to Krishna, it voiced our loneliness nevertheless, our isolation, our need for the Friend who never comes yet is not entirely disproved." - E M Forster

"He stretched out his hands as he sang, sadly, because all beauty is sad...The poem had done no 'good' to anyone, but it was a passing reminder, a breath from the divine lips of beauty, a nightingale between two worlds of dust. Less explicit than the call to Krishna, it voiced our loneliness nevertheless, our isolation, our need for the Friend who never comes yet is not entirely disproved." - E M Forster

"I am sad, sad as a circus-lioness..." - Jean Rhys

"Yes, I am sad, sad as a circus-lioness, sad as an eagle without wings, sad as a violin with only one string and that one broken, sad as a woman who is growing old. Sad, sad, sad..." - Jean Rhys

"Life is sad enough without people writing sad books." - James T Farrell

"In friendship's fragrant garden, There are flowers of every hue. Each with its own fair beauty And its gift of joy for you. Friendship's Garden If love were what the rose is, And I were like the leaf, Our lives would grow together In sad or singing weather." - Algernon Charles Swinburne

"Why'd you want to sing about sad things?" Candy had asked him. "Because any fool can be happy," he'd said to her. "It takes a man with real heart" -he'd made a fist and laid it against his chest- "to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep." - Clive Barker

"Marriage hath in it less of beauty but more of safety, than the single life; it hath more care, but less danger, it is more merry, and more sad; it is fuller of sorrows, and fuller of joys; it lies under more burdens, but it is supported by all the strengths of love and charity, and those burdens are delightful." - Jeremy Taylor

"It is sad To see the light of beauty wane away, Know eyes are dimming, bosoms shrivelling, feet Losing their springs, and limbs their lily roundness; But it is worse to feel the heart-spring gone, To lose hope, care not for the coming thing, And feel all things go to decay within us." - Philip James Bailey

"When Black and White are colors and not races, people will still fall in love and discriminate between partners and feel sad and bad and need art that breaks your heart and takes you to those places where pain becomes beauty." - Marlene Dumas

"It is sad To see the light of beauty wane away, Know eyes are dimming, bosoms shrivelling, feet Losing their springs, and limbs their lily roundness; But it is worse to feel the heart-spring gone, To lose hope, care not for the coming thing, And feel all things go to decay within us." - Philip James Bailey

"Even so, there were times I saw freshness and beauty. I could smell the air, and I really loved rock 'n' roll. Tears were warm, and girls were beautiful, like dreams. I liked movie theaters, the darkness and intimacy, and I liked the deep, sad summer nights." - Haruki Murakami

"And a flower, doesn't even know it's own beauty it's entire life. Sad, huh?" - Miyavi

"Sad company is bad company." - Milan Kundera

"Happiness is a sad song." - Charles M Schulz

"Sad stories make good books" - Khaled Hosseini

"I'm sad, but I'm laughing." - Alanis Morissette

"Outer beauty attracts, but inner beauty captivates." - Kate Angell

"Beauty is not beauty without love." - Thomas Campion

"There is beauty, heartbreaking beauty, everywhere." - Edward Abbey

"Beauty is not extravagance; beauty is life." - Imelda Marcos

"The only position that leaves me with no cognitive dissonance is atheism. It is not a creed. Death is certain, replacing both the siren-song of Paradise and the dread of Hell. Life on this earth, with all its mystery and beauty and pain, is then to be lived far more intensely: we stumble and get up, we are sad, confident, insecure, feel loneliness and joy and love. There is nothing more; but I want nothing more." - Christopher Hitchens

"I would like to visit the factory that makes train horns, and ask them how they are able to arrive at that chord of eternal mournfulness. Is it deliberately sad? Are the horns saying, Be careful, stay away from this train or it will run you over and then people will grieve, and their grief will be as the inconsolable wail of this horn through the night? The out-of-tuneness of the triad is part of its beauty." - Nicholson Baker

"Where are now the warriors of the world of the spirit? Where are those who raise their voices for truth, who lead us to goodness, beauty, strength and health? Where are those who utter heartwarming words, who will lead us out of the wilderness? Our homes are gone and the nation is destroyed, yet we have no Jeremiah crying out his last sad song to the world and to posterity." - Lu Xun

"This person had arrived, he had illuminated her, he had ensorcelled her with notions of miracle and beauty, he had both understood and misunderstood her, he had married her, he had broken her heart, he had looked upon her with those sad and hopeless eyes, he had accepted his banishment, and now he was gone. What a stark and stunning thing was life- that such a cataclysm can enter and depart so quickly, and leave such wreckage behind!" - Elizabeth Gilbert

"It is a sad moment when the first phlox appears. It is the amber light indicating the end of the great burst of early summer and suggesting that we must now start looking forward to autumn. Not that I have any objection to autumn as a season, full of its own beauty; but I just cannot bear to see another summer go, and I recoil from what the first hint of autumn means." - Vita Sackville-West

"Natural beauty is essentially temporary and sad; hence the impression of obscene mockery which artificial flowers give us." - John Updike

"Exhuberance is Beauty." - William Blake

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

"Beauty lives with kindness." - William Shakespeare

"brains last, beauty doesn't." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"Character contributes to beauty." - Jacqueline Bisset

"Exuberance is Beauty" - William Blake

"How goodness heightens beauty!" - Hannah More

"All beauty contains darkness." - Daniel Odier

"Zits are beauty marks." - Kurt Cobain

"Beauty is our business." - Edsger Dijkstra

"Beauty can inspire miracles." - Benjamin Disraeli

"I don't understand beauty." - Douglas Coupland

"Beauty rests on necessities." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"You can be sad recalling sad times, but if you really want to be sad, recall happy times." - Robert Breault

"Sad; so sad, those smoky-rose, smoky-mauve evenings of late Autumn, sad enough to pierce the heart." - Angela Carter

"When your sad-like really sad-you only want to be with other people who are sad." - Nick Hornby

"Are all ends of life so sad?" - Marie of Romania

"I'm sad but excited for the future." - Warren Spector

"Christmas makes everything twice as sad." - Doug Coupland

"The sad heart needs work to do." - Joan Bauer

"I miss the comfort in being sad," - Frances Farmer

"We don't have time to be sad" - Maggie Stiefvater

"Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad." - Victor Hugo

"Even big-bird gets sad sometimes" - Andrew VanWyngarden

"Goodness, how sad is our Russia!" - Nikolai Gogol

"Have all beautiful things sad destinies?" - Jean Rhys

"Sad people have more sober reflections." - James Dye

"After coitus every animal is sad." - Anonymous

"Melancholy is the happiness of being sad." - Victor Hugo

"Ay me! sad hours seem long." - William Shakespeare

"I love jazz music and sad music." - Fred Durst

"It's a sad and beautiful world." - Jim Jarmusch

"Though sad at heart, to sing joyfully." - Christine de Pizan

"Stoners are cute; junkies are sad." - Kevin Smith

"Everything is so sad and so wonderful." - Cloris Leachman

"a man does not cry because he is sad, he is sad because he cries" - William James

"It's okay to be sad. Everyone gets sad now and then. Even me." - Nicholas Sparks

"You need to try to master the ability to feel sad without actually being sad." - Laurie Anderson

"Maybe it's sad that these are now memories. And maybe it's not sad." - Stephen Chbosky

"The only thing worse than being sad is for others to know you are sad." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"Maybe it's sad that these are now memories. And maybe it's not sad." - Stephen Chbosky

"It's a sad, sad world when a girl will break a boy, just because she can." - Fiona Apple

"Thinking about spaghetti that boils eternally but is never done is a sad, sad thing." - Haruki Murakami

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

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

"Thou shalt prove That beauty is no beauty without love." - Thomas Campion

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

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

"Beauty is not required. Beauty is accuracy's distraction." - Elizabeth Gilbert

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

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

"Let peace and beauty reign." - Moby

"Real beauty is my aim." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Accuracy is essential to beauty." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"real beauty is never vain." - Ellen Buckingham Mathews

"The playful search for beauty." - Eva Zeisel

"Lying - remembering beauty in truth." - Beatrice Sparks

"Nothing but beauty and douceur" - Mireille Guiliano

"Beauty is a social necessity." - James Goldsmith

"Beauty comes when fashion succeeds" - Coco Chanel

"Finding beauty in the dissonance" - Maynard James Keenan

"Beauty would save the world." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

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

"Everything changes, but beauty remains." - Kelly Clarkson

"Life is beauty admire it!" - Mother Teresa

"Great sport has intellectual beauty." - Rick Carlisle

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

"Beauty vanishes; virtue is lasting." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Truth reveals itself in beauty." - Rabindranath Tagore

"I am waylaid by beauty." - Edna St Vincent Millay

"I find beauty in melancholy." - Alexander Mcqueen

"In naked beauty most adorned." - John Milton

"... the monotonous beauty of wealth." - Judith Guest

"From out of pain, beauty." - Irving Stone

"Beauty is a frail good." - Ovid

"Virtue lives when Beauty dies." - Bill Vaughan

"Newness hath an evanescent beauty." - Heinrich Heine

"Beauty drawes more then oxen." - George Herbert

"Beauty is a perilous gift ..." - Ellis Peters

"Beauty is a delightful prejudice." - Theocritus

"Beauty,-the fading rainbow's pride." - Fitz-Greene Halleck

"Genius lasts longer than beauty" - Oscar Wilde

"the beauty of doing nothing" - Elizabeth Gilbert

"Beauty isn't made of sugar." - Diana Wynne Jones

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

"Black women are some of the most colorful women in the world. We come in all shadeshave so many hair textures..eye colors..body types. In this generation, it's sad to see so many black girls claiming ethnicities that they know nothing about in hopes of impressing a man or appearing 'exotic'. So many people act as if being black and beautiful is impossible. It's not. If we wanna get technical and look at our history, almost every black American is mixed. But we must stop implying that a woman's beauty comes from a part of her that is not black." - Skye Townsend

"And why does it make you sad to see how everything hangs by such thin and whimsical threads? Because you're a dreamer, an incredible dreamer, with a tiny spark hidden somewhere inside you which cannot die, which even you cannot kill or quench and which tortures you horribly because all the odds are against its continual burning. In the midst of the foulest decay and putrid savagery, this spark speaks to you of beauty, of human warmth and kindness, of goodness, of greatness, of heroism, of martyrdom, and it speaks to you of love." - Eldridge Cleaver

"It is sad that it was necessary that Santa Barbara should be the example that had to bring it to the attention of the American people. What is involved is the use of our resources of the sea and of the land in a more effective way and with more concern for preserving the beauty and the natural resources that are so important to any kind of society that we want for the future. The Santa Barbara incident has frankly touched the conscience of the American people." - Richard M. Nixon

"But the healing place is within you. Healing is a gift you were granted at birth, just as you were granted others. Use your gifts, child. Use the beauty, the courage, the hope and the love that is in you. Call upon your strength. Use compassion and faith. Even during sad times joy is within you. Bring it forth. Wisdom is there to guide you. Use any one of your gifts and you will rouse the power of your healing place. Use all of them and you will sustain it." - Charlene Costanzo

"Somehow the bright beauty had gone from April afternoon and from her heart as well and the sad sweetness of remembering was as bitter as gall." - Margaret Mitchell

"I cried today. I wasn't sad. You showed me beauty that I had only seen in books and dreams. I now see it in you." - Jodi Hills

"The South is very beautiful but its beauty makes one sad because the lives that people live here, and have lived here, are so ugly." - James Baldwin

"I think it's sad that there seems to be one definition of beauty in Hollywood/New York. It's such a cliche, but I think it's true that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes." - Julianne Nicholson

"She wasn't bitter. She was sad, though. But it was a hopeful kind of sad. The kind of sad that just takes time." - Stephen Chbosky

"Reminiscences make one feel so deliciously aged and sad." - George Bernard Shaw

"Talk happiness. The world is sad enough without your woe." - Orison Swett Marden

"Sad memories often contain an element of nostalgia." - Robert R. Blake

"... a nation without humor is not only sad but dangerous." - Abby Aldrich Rockefeller



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