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Adorning Quotes

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What is life, when wanting love? Night without a morning;
love's the cloudless summer sun,
nature gay adorning.
- Robert Burton

Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
- Epictetus

Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your
cheek and the fire in your eye,
adorn your person, maintain your health,
your beauty and your animal spirits.
- William Hazlitt

Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre,
the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage,
only seeks to adorn its prison.
- Mary Wollstonecraft

 

Images adorn our inner life and carry great power there.
- William Shirley

The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn,
and violets bathe in the wet o' the morn.
- Robert Burns

Each of the Arts whose office is to refine,
purify, adorn, embellish and grace life is under the patronage of a Muse,
no god being found worthy to preside over them.
- Eliza Farnham

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I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world;
but private wealth I should decline,
or any sort of personal possessions,
because they would take away my liberty.
- George Santayana

Innocence is like polished armor; it adorns and defends.
- Bishop Robert South

Beauty when unadorned is adorned the most.
- St.
Jerome

This truth is a remedy against spiritual pride,
namely, that none should account himself better before God than others,
though perhaps adorned with greater gifts,
and endowments.
- Johann Arndt

Who seems most hideous when adorned the most.
- Ludovico Ariosto

Fairest and best adorned is she Whose clothing is humility.
- James Montgomery

I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels.
Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

The poets, therefore, however much they adorned the gods in their poems,
and amplified their exploits with the highest praises,
yet very frequently confess that all things are held
together and governed by one spirit or mind.
- Lactantius

Then Christ shall be clothed with all the beauty of
the elect as if with a long tunic variously adorned,
in which He shall shine as if covered with all manner of precious stones.
- Saint Bonaventure Sequoyah

Architecture is a science arising out of many other sciences,
and adorned with much and varied learning;
by the help of which a judgment is formed of those
works which are the result of other arts.
- Marcus V. Pollio

There is beauty and adventure in the commonplace
for those with eyes to see beyond.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The beauty does not live out there;
the beauty's in my eyes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Everything has beauty,
but not everyone sees it.
- Confucius

We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand -
and melting like a snowflake.
- Marie B. Ray

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
- Anne Frank

I don't think of all the misery
but of the beauty that still remains.
- Anne Frank

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
- Anonymous

Even from the darkest night songs of beauty can be born.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

Do not blame the thistle that you see no beauty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty,
believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
- Louisa May Alcott

The most beautiful things in the world
cannot be seen or even touched,
they must be felt with the heart.
- Helen Keller

Life is full of beauty. Notice it.
Notice the bumble bee, the small child,
and the smiling faces.
Smell the rain, and feel the wind.
Live your life to the fullest potential,
and fight for your dreams.
- Ashley Smith

Beauty is whatever gives joy.
- Edna St. Vincent Millay

People are like stained glass windows,
they sparkle and shine when the sun is out,
but when darkness sets in their true beauty
is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop,
striped and dotted with continents and islands,
flying through space with other stars
all singing and shining together as one,
the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty.
- John Muir

You have a choice about the perspective you take on life.
See tragedy, and the world is tragic -
see beauty, and the world is beautiful.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you are reluctant to change,
think of the beauty of autumn.
- V. B. Brown

Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
- Rumi

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread.
- John Muir

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread,
places to play in and pray in,
where nature may heal and cheer
and give strength to the body and soul.
- John Muir

Flowers are Nature's messengers -
reminders of an unspeakable beauty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is amazing how complete is the delusion
that beauty is goodness.
- Leo Tolstoy

We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children
that makes the heart too big for the body.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Love is the beauty of the soul.
- Saint Augustine

See beauty in the familiar.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Through Love and through Beauty, we achieve immortality.
- Jewel (paraphrasing Plato)

Choose to See Beauty and Joy:
Much in life can be seen as ugly or beautiful - it's our choice.
Why would we choose to see any part of life as ugly?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To love beauty is to see light.
- Victor Hugo

When I am working on a problem,
I never think about beauty,
but when I have finished,
if the solution is not beautiful,
I know it is wrong.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

There is beauty and serenity in the eye of the storm.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The perception of beauty is a moral test.
- Henry David Thoreau

Like Beauty, Joy and Suffering are
in the Eye of the Beholder.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Go ahead. Weep for the rare,
the never seen this way again,
the excruciating, ineffable,
unmitigated beauty of love.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Zest is the secret of all beauty.
There is no beauty that is attractive without zest.
- Christian Dior

Love built on beauty, soon as beauty,
dies.
- John Donne

Pause to appreciate the beauty around you.
Whether rainbow or butterfly,
mountain or tree, painting or poem -
whether crafted by nature or by a human hand -
beauty adds a magical element to life
that surpasses logic and science.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.
- H. G. Wells

The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty,
even one's own even more, one's own,
for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
- Katherine Anne Porter

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.
- Anouk Aimee

Beauty awakens the soul to act.
- Dante Alighieri

Beauty saves.
Beauty heals.
Beauty motivates.
Beauty unites.
Beauty returns us to our origins, and here lies the ultimate act of saving,
of healing, of overcoming dualism.
- Matthew Fox

Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
- David Hume

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
- Aristotle

Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness
of the woods before sunrise.
- George Washington Carver

Beauty is not caused.
It is.
- Emily Dickinson

A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty,
the contemplation of mystery,
or the search of truth or perfection
is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession
of such days is fatal to human life.
- Lewis Mumford

Today, like every other day, we wake up empty
and frightened. Don't open the door to the study
and begin reading. Take down a musical instrument.
Let the beauty we love be what we do.
There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground.
- Rumi (Persian poet 1207-1273)

Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
- Juvenal

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
- Maria Mitchell

Beauty doesn't need ornaments.
Softness can't bear the weight of ornaments.
- Munshi Premchand

Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.
- Aldous Huxley


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