Beauty is the illumination of your soul.
Beauty is an essential part of our lives even though we don’t always realize it. It is that special thing that makes us wonder and fall in love with people or things. Beauty gives color, love, depth, and a certain radiance to everything, that is why we seek it by all means.
Check out these beauty quotes to add an extra layer of beauty to your life, simply by learning to recognize beauty in all of its forms.
Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in looks. Not in what they say. Just in what they are. – Markus Zusak
Being beautiful is more than just having good looks, it is a way of being in itself that means the harmony between body, soul, and mind. A beautiful person is a person who lives up to their potential with grace and confidence.
There is no exquisite beauty… without some strangeness in the proportion. – Edgar Allan Poe
Beauty makes such a lasting impression on us because, wherever we see it, it appears to us as unique, magnificent, and strange at the same time. Each beautiful thing is made out of a unique combination that cannot be replicated.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them. – Marcus Aurelius
Even though we are not always aware of this, our happiness is always linked with beauty. Being surrounded by the beauty and simplicity of nature and life, we find ourselves at peace, in harmony with everything that surrounds us.
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. – Confucius
We live busy, fast-paced lives that don’t allow us to notice how much beauty there is around us. We need to give ourselves the time to invite beauty into our lives because, without beauty, our lives become dull and colorless.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old. – Franz Kafka
Beauty holds the wonderful power of cleaning our mind and our soul, opening our hearts to the exquisite architecture of life. The soul that remains sensitive to the power of beauty can never grow old or tired.
The human body is the best work of art. – Jess C. Scott
Most of us are very critical of ourselves, seeing more imperfections and flaws on our bodies that they actually have. We forget that our bodies are beautiful, even despite all the little imperfections, because our bodies are one of nature’s works of art.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears. – Edgar Allan Poe
Being able to be moved by something beautiful is one of the greatest blessings in life. The sensitive soul recognizes beauty, and even finds pleasure, joy, and meaning in it. No matter the form that it takes, beauty moves us to tears, purifying our inner worlds.
Just because something is beautiful doesn´t mean it´s good. – Alex Flinn
Beauty impresses us very much, but sometimes we tend to give it too much credit, forgetting that beauty is an independent value or quality. Something that is beautiful is not necessarily good or useful in the same way that a beautiful person is not necessarily good or virtuous.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
The ability to see and appreciate beauty is not something objective, but rather a quality of our hearts. When we are open towards the world and when we refine our perception by paying attention to details and nuances, we discover that beauty was all around us the whole time.
A thing of beauty is a joy forever. – John Keats
We like beauty because it has the power to lift our mood in suggestive ways. Beauty brings us joy and comfort and reminds us that we must be optimistic and open to the charms of the world. A thing that holds beauty is food for our souls.
The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely. – Louisa May Alcott
When we teach ourselves to recognize the beauty of simple and humble things, our life gains a lot of depth and we find it easy to enjoy every moment, without wishing for something else or feeling that we miss something.
You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life. – Coco Chanel
The beauty of a person is something that cannot be determined according to some specific standards. Beauty is often the result of confidence and it is not always correlated to the physical aspect or to the age. A beautiful person always remains beautiful.
Beauty is about being comfortable in your own skin. It’s about knowing and accepting who you are. – Ellen DeGeneres
The beauty of a person is more spectacular and touching for us than anything else. A beautiful person is someone who walks with confidence and elegance, and whose inner beauty shines on the harmony of the body. Being comfortable in one’s skin is the ultimate condition of beauty.
Real beauty is to be true to oneself. – Laetitia Casta
Beauty is always subjective, but the only criterion that allows us to judge beauty is authenticity. Real beauty is to be your authentic self, with no disguises and no lies. Being true to ourselves means honoring the beauty and the dignity of our unique personalities.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart. – Helen Keller
We can hardly use our rational minds to discern what is beautiful or good. The true way to recognize the best and most beautiful things is to look at the world with our hearts, which act as a magnet for all the extraordinary things that hide on our path.
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone. – Goethe
Souls that aspire to beauty have a unique type of delicacy and perceptivity that others might ignore or not recognize. Sensitive souls are in touch with beauty and want to protect it, but they might discover that not everyone feels the same.
Beauty is not in the face, beauty is a light in the heart. – Kahlil Gibran
We admire beautiful faces but we forget them as soon as we lose sight of them. A beauty that comes from within, from the gentleness of one’s heart, can make someone unforgettable. A beautiful, open heart impresses us in powerful ways.
That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful. – Ninon de L’Enclos
While beauty is something we all desire or aspire to, we should never become the victim of our own delusions. Beauty does not equal goodness or kindness, even though kindness and goodness are always beautiful.
There is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty. – Joseph Addison
For every person, beauty has its own language, but the most extraordinary thing about beauty is that it transcends all limits and categorizations. Beauty speaks directly to the soul, without any mediators. We are attracted and fascinated by it, no matter the form it takes.
There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting. – John Kenneth Galbraith
When two people talk about something beautiful or about beauty itself, they might be talking about two different things, yet both be right. Standards of beauty are always false, because beauty is subjective, meaning that it speaks only the language of the heart.
There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others. – Mandy Hale
In our society, it is more common for people to want to be beautiful or to want beautiful things for themselves. However, there is nothing quite as beautiful and heart-warming as seeing someone going out of their way to bring beauty in the lives of others.
Beauty surrounds us. – Rumi
Whenever we feel down or angry about the world, we must keep in mind that there is always a comforting thought that can save us, which is that we are surrounded by immense beauty. When we pay attention to it, life becomes a remarkable journey.
Looking at the beauty in the world is the first step of purifying the mind. – Amit Ray
Beauty is not just a volatile desire, it is one of the imperatives of life. We need beauty becomes it has the power to purify our minds and souls and to prepare us to face life with courage and optimism. Beauty makes us feel that life is indeed of great worth.
Beauty is no quality in things themselves. It exists merely in the mind which contemplates them, and each mind perceives a different beauty. – David Hume
Beauty is always there but it is up to us to find it. To be able to perceive beauty, we must train our minds and our hearts to pay attention to details, subtleties, and nuances. Only when we refine our perception, we discover that beauty exists in the mind that perceives.
Beauty is the illumination of your soul. – John O’Donohue
Physical beauty is often praised excessively to the point that we forget there is something more intangible and mysterious that makes a person look beautiful. Real beauty is the harmony of the soul that reflects on the face as a serene and warm smile.
It’s nice to just embrace the natural beauty within you. – Victoria Justice
In our race towards beauty, we forget that there is nothing as striking as natural and authentic beauty. Being beautiful is about being ourselves, not copying someone else or trying to change to please some fleeting trends.
I admire elegance and have an appreciation of the finer things in life. But to me, beauty lies in simplicity. – Mark Hyman
Beauty means something else for each of us. Some find beauty in the ultimate refinement and lavish luxury, while others find beauty in simplicity. We all admire elegance and style, but in the end, we love simple and graceful beauty.
Life isn’t always really glamorous and fabulous. It’s about encouraging people to go back to natural beauty. – Zoe Foster Blake
We often find people associating beauty with glamor or the fabulous lifestyle of celebrities. The truth is that although life is rarely glamorous, it is nonetheless beautiful. Even simple life is a great reserve of beautiful and meaningful moments.
I think every person has their own identity and beauty. Everyone being different is what is really beautiful. If we were all the same, it would be boring. – Tila Tequila
One of the things that make people beautiful is the incredible diversity of features and qualities that distinguish them, making them unique and thus valuable. Each of us brings a different flavor of beauty to the world’s scene.
Beauty is grace and confidence. I’ve learned to accept and appreciate what nature gave me. – Lindsay Lohan
In our quest towards beauty, there comes a time when we realize that we cannot fight nature. Becoming beautiful is learning to use nature’s gifts to our advantage. Embracing what nature gave us is the only authentic way through which we can reclaim our beauty.
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul. – Saint Augustine
Beauty and love are connected in more ways that we think. We can say that beauty is the physical representation of love, while love has the power to make everything look beautiful. When we love, we see beauty everywhere and our souls grow with joy.