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Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Confucius (BC 551-BC 479) Chinese philosopher.

The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.

Francis Bacon (1561-1626) British statesman and philosopher.

The average girl would rather have beauty than brains because she knows the average man can see much better than he can think.

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To me, fair friend, you never can be old. For as you were when first your eye I eyed. Such seems your beauty still.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to be good than to be ugly.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.


Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depends on simplicity.

Plato (BC 427-BC 347) Greek philosopher.

A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: Its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness; but still will keep a bower quiet for us, and a sleep full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing...

John Keats (1795-1821) British poet.

Beauty is not caused. It is.

Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.

If you have never seen beauty in a moment of suffering, you have never seen beauty at all. If you have never seen joy in a beautiful face, you have never seen joy at all.

Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805) German dramatist, poet and historian.

Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from the eternal.

Dante (1265-1321) Italian philosopher, and poet.