Beauty Quotes

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 to-morrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace. -Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

Life has been some combination of fairy-tale coincidence and joie de vivre and shocks of beauty together with some hurtful self-questioning. -Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath

Everything is more beautiful because we are doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again. -Homer

Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears. -Edgar Allan Poe

There is no exquisite beauty… without some strangeness in the proportion. -Edgar Allan Poe