We often disagree about what is beautiful. Here are some beautiful proverbs and quotes about ‘beautiful’.

Beautiful insect
What is beautiful? – A beautiful insect.

Showing results 1 to 50 of 57

"You are my garden of beautiful roses,
My own rose, my one rose, that's you!"
Dorothy L. Sayers
Source: Whose Body?

A beautiful woman is like an axe in one's life.

A new year is simply the turn of a calendar page — and a beautiful chance for us to turn over a new leaf.
Terri Guillemets

A place where the beer flows like wine, where beautiful women instinctively flock like the salmon of Capistrano. A little place called Aspen.
(unknown author)
Source: Movie: Dumb and Dumber

All little girls should be told they are pretty, even if they aren't.
Marilyn Monroe

Apple blossoms are beautiful, but rice dumplings are better.

Beautiful girls are seldom happy, intelligent boys are seldom beautiful.

Beautiful grapes often make poor wine.

Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.
Dorothy Parker

Beauty is only skin deep.
A beautiful person may have a bad character. Don't look just at the outside.

Because, my dear, beauty is that quality which, next to money, is generally the most attractive to the worst kinds of men.
Anne Brontë
Source: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

By plucking her petals you do not gather the beauty of the flower.
Rabindranath Tagore

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Norman Vincent Peale

Color is only beautiful when it means something.
Robert Henri

Compliments are like mushrooms, the most beautiful are the most poisonous.

Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no tomorrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace.
Oscar Wilde

Elm trees have beautiful branches but hardly ever bear fruit.

Even the most beautiful morning cannot bring back the evening.

Every girl is beautiful. Sometimes it just takes the right guy to see it.
Nicholas Sparks

Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
Mother Teresa

Everyone is like a butterfly, they start out ugly and awkward and then morph into beautiful graceful butterflies that everyone loves.
Drew Barrymore

Happy girls are the prettiest.
Audrey Hepburn

He who loves a one-eyed girl thinks that one-eyed girls are beautiful.

How dear the woods are! You beautiful trees! I love every one of you as a friend.
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Source: Anne of Avonlea

I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven.
Barbra Streisand

I think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period. Happy people are beautiful. They become like a mirror and they reflect that happiness.
Drew Barrymore

I've never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful.
(unknown author)

Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?
Douglas Adams

It is foolish to wish for beauty. Sensible people never either desire it for themselves or care about it in others. If the mind be but well cultivated, and the heart well disposed, no one ever cares for the exterior.
Anne Brontë
Source: Agnes Grey

It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
Maya Angelou

It was like a species of the Tamarind tree, bearing fruit which resembled grapes extremely fine; and its fragrance extended to a considerable distance. I exclaimed, How beautiful is this tree, and how delightful is its appearance!
Prophet Enoch
About the tree of knowledge.

It's late in the evening; she's wondering what clothes to wear
She puts on her make-up and brushes her long blonde hair
And then she asks me, Do I look all right?
And I say, "Yes, you look wonderful tonight
Eric Clapton
Source: Lyrics of: Wonderful Tonight

Kisses, even to the air, are beautiful.
Drew Barrymore

Marriage is like watching the color of leaves in the fall; ever changing and more stunningly beautiful with each passing day.
Fawn Weaver

Mathematics is the most beautiful and most powerful creation of the human spirit.
Stefan Banach

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all?
(unknown author)
Source: Snow White

Most sets of values would give rise to universes that, although they might be very beautiful, would contain no one able to wonder at that beauty.
Stephen Hawking

People must feel that the natural world is important and valuable and beautiful and wonderful and an amazement and a pleasure.
David Attenborough

Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life.
Albert Einstein

September: it was the most beautiful of words, he’d always felt, evoking orange-flowers, swallows, and regret.
Alexander Theroux

Some people would claim that things like love, joy and beauty belong to a different category from science and can't be described in scientific terms, but I think they can now be explained by the theory of evolution.
Stephen Hawking

Some women are not beautiful – they only look as though they are.
Karl Kraus

Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.

That the dog should die was after the beautiful, faithful nature of dogs.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Source: The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes

The autumn of beauty is still beautiful.

The child who died too soon was always beautiful and intelligent.

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

The impulse of modern art is the desire to destroy beauty.
Barnett Newman

The most beautiful fig may contain a worm.

The sun is up, the sky is blue.
It's beautiful, and so are you
John Lennon

 Next 7

Related keywords

flowers nature butterflies appearances ugly