The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
p. 83 - letter to Adrianna Enriques, Oct 1921
Orbiting Earth in the spaceship, I saw how beautiful our planet is. People, let us preserve and increase this beauty, not destroy it!yuri gagarin
A thing of beauty is a joy forever. Its loveliness increases, it will never pass into nothingness.john keats
Even in victory, there is no beauty, and he who calls it beautiful is one who delights in slaughter.Lao-Tzu
Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.thich nhat hanh
One man's justice is another's injustice. One man's beauty another's ugliness. One man's wisdom another's folly.ralph waldo emerson
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 brontë
'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.john keats
In the final analysis, all architecture reveals the application of human ingenuity to the satisfaction of human needs. And among those needs are not only shelter, warmth and accommodation, but also the needs, felt at every moment in every part of the world in endlessly different ways, for something more profound, evocative and universal; for beauty, for permanence, for immortality.
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.leo tolstoy
Beauty, real beauty, is something very grave. If there is a God, He must be partly that.jean anouilh
I am still under the impression there is nothing alive quite so beautiful as a thoroughbred horse.john galsworthy
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being.ralph waldo emerson
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