beauty quotes

But when I was twelve years old I caught my first strong glimpse of one of the fundamental forces of existence, whose votary I was destined to be for life - namely, Beauty.Georg Brandes

What can a pencil do for all of us? Amazing things. It can write transcendent poetry, uplifting music, or life-changing equations; it can sketch the future, give life to untold beauty, and communicate the full-force of our love and aspirations.Adam Braun

Beauty will be convulsive or will not be at all.Andre Breton

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.Fanny Brice

There is an abiding beauty which may be appreciated by those who will see things as they are and who will ask for no reward except to see.Vera Brittain

It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.Benjamin Britten

Art evokes emotion. It doesn't have to be a thing of beauty.Eli Broad

What I like about cities is that everything is king size, the beauty and the ugliness.Joseph Brodsky

Beauty is that quality which, next to money, is generally the most attractive to the worst kinds of men; and, therefore, it is likely to entail a great deal of trouble on the possessor.Anne Bronte

I mean the beauty of being a writer is it's not like being a swimmer. When they were talking about our Olympic swimmers and they'd say, 'Oh she's so old,' and she's all of 25 or something. So the beauty for a writer is that you can keep doing it right into your dotage, and I hope to be able to keep doing it as long as I can get away with it, yeah.Geraldine Brooks

Personalized beauty is about each woman being able to create her own makeup routine that complements her coloring and style.Bobbi Brown

I never in a million years thought I would be the person to go to for self-esteem; that was not my intent. But I happen to love beauty, I love the way people look, and I love making women look beautiful.Bobbi Brown

Beauty can't amuse you, but brainwork - reading, writing, thinking - can.Helen Gurley Brown

The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.Elizabeth Barrett Browning

If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing God invents.Robert Browning

That's the beauty of music. You can take a theme from a Bach sacred chorale and improvise. It doesn't make any difference where the theme comes from; the treatment of it can be jazz.Dave Brubeck

Nothing surpasses the beauty and elegance of a bad idea.Craig Bruce

That's the beauty of country music - you have to get out there and earn it and work hard. And when you're on the road with big name acts, you realize there's no easy way to the 'Promised Land' in this business.Luke Bryan

A sculptor wields The chisel, and the stricken marble grows To beauty.William C. Bryant

If you drive to, say, Shenandoah National Park, or the Great Smoky Mountains, you'll get some appreciation for the scale and beauty of the outdoors. When you walk into it, then you see it in a completely different way. You discover it in a much slower, more majestic sort of way.Bill Bryson