One way of seeing

So many things become beautiful when you really look. ~Lauren Oliver […]

Cindy Crawford

There is no exquisite beauty… without some strangeness in the proportion.

~Edgar Allen Poe


War must be,… but I do not love the … the warrior for his glory. I love only that which (he) defends. ~Tolkien […]

Yeah, right.

Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt. ~Kurt Vonnegut […]

Beauty is in the eye of the…

What you do, the way you think, makes you beautiful. ~Scott Westerfield […]


I am not pretty. I am not beautiful. I am as radiant as the sun.

~Suzanne Collins

from The Hunger Games

Who are you?

It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.

~Oscar Wilde

Re-read, review, experience anew

If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.

~Oscar Wilde

Art Is Function

It’s true that things are beautiful when they work. Art is function.

~ Giannina Braschi