Quotes of the Day for 10 September 2003 – Beauty
The very first Miss America Pageant was held at Atlantic City, New Jersey on this day in 1921. Today's theme is Beauty.
Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without it.
- Christian Dior
If you're considered a beauty, it's hard to be accepted doing anything but standing around.
- Cybil Shepherd
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
- Edward Gibbon, 1737 - 1794
You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul's own doing.
- Marie Carmichael Stopes
Beauty is the purgation of superfluities.
- Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1474 - 1564
Beauty and wisdom are seldom found together.
Beauty will not season soup.
- Polish proverb
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