I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals.
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
If in my youth I had realized that the sustaining splendour of beauty of with which I was in love would one day flood back into my heart, there to ignite a flame that would torture me without end, how gladly would I have put out the light in my eyes.
Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.
To rise from error to truth is rare and beautiful.
Hold fast to youth and beauty.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
The marvel of the Bhagavad-Gita is its truly beautiful revelation of life's wisdom which enables philosophy to blossom into religion.
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
Travelling expands the mind rarely.
The beauty of the world has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
I eat fish, three times a week meat, and if not yogurt, something like this and it rarely continues.
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
I gave life, and that is beautiful.
Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.
Children also have artistic ability, and there is wisdom in there having it! The more helpless they are, the more instructive are the examples they furnish us; and they must be preserved free of corruption from an early age.
'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' - that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. People have the right to expect that these wants will be provided for by this wisdom.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
I cannot cure myself of that most woeful of youth's follies - thinking that those who care about us will care for the things that mean much to us.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
A youth of sensuality and intemperance delivers over to old age a worn-out body.
It was, when I read it, I thought, such a beautiful script. I loved the story. I thought it was well handled. I thought it was even more moving because it was a true story and that made it even more poignant.
Even, today, when people tell me I'm beautiful, I do not believe a word of it.