— Andy Warhol American artist 1928 - 1987
„To see a man as beautiful – means to make him really beautiful. There is no cunning, no deceit; this happens every time, everyone knows that.“
— Simon Soloveychik Russia writer and philosopher 1930 - 1996
Book 2 part 3, ch. 10
Pedagogika dlya vseh (Parenting For Everyone) (1977–1986)
„My mother says that pain is hidden in everyone you see. She says try to imagine it like big bunches of flowers that everyone is carrying around with them. Think of your pain like a big bunch of red roses, a beautiful thorn necklace. Everyone has one.“
Source: Witch Baby
„Real strength never impairs beauty or harmony, but it often bestows it, and in everything imposingly beautiful, strength has much to do with the magic.“
— Herman Melville American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet 1818 - 1891
„One change of attitude would change everything. If everyone realized that it could be a beautiful world and said let's not do these things anymore — let's have fun.“
— David Lynch American filmmaker, television director, visual artist, musician and occasional actor 1946
McKenna interview (1992)
„"Why is everyone here so happy except me?"
"Because they have learned to see goodness and beauty everywhere," said the Master.
"Why don't I see goodness and beauty everywhere?"
"Because you cannot see outside of you what you fail to see inside."“
— Anthony de Mello Indian writer 1931 - 1987
One Minute Wisdom (1989)
— Francesca Lia Block American children's writer 1962
„[About the end of the The L Word] Everything has its cycle. I think it’s appropriate for us to be ending now. But the beauty of storytelling, and the beauty of film and television is that it continues on.“
— Jennifer Beals American actress and a former teen model 1963
The L Word Finale Special (8 March 2009) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JiG70AuomH0&feature=fvwrel.
„Everything has a beauty peculiar to itself; but if you put one instead of another, the most beautiful becomes ugly, because it is not in its proper place.“
— Lucian ancient Greek writer 120
How to Write History
„Everything in the world is beautiful, but Man only recognizes beauty if he sees it either seldom or from afar. Listen, today we are gods! Our blue shadows are enormous! We move in a gigantic, joyful world!“
Source: The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov