Now when spirituality is at its rise, and the materialism is at its climax, the question of attitude to beauty does not leave many of us indifferent.
Again and again people seek the answer – is it important to be beautiful? Or is it only the inner world that is important?
Are beauty and spirituality related as beauty and the beast??
I have been expressing my attitude to this topic in all my articles on this blog – this is not much new for me to tell you. I insist that the beauty is as essential a need as eating, sleeping, surving ets.
Archeologists found out that primitive people obviously started decorating themselves and their caves at the earliest form of thier development! – scientists mean beauty can be interepreted as one of the basic needs.
Did you know that according to some recent research an image of a beautiful woman stimulates the nerve lumbar plexus of the stomach (known as “second brain”) as same as delicious food does?..
I was happy to find some powerful quotations on this subject – now I know I am not alone!
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
– Anne Frank
The ability to see beauty is the beginning of our moral sensibility. What we believe is beautiful we will not want only to destroy.
– Reverend Sean Parker Dennison
People often say that ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder,’ and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves.
– Salma Hayek
People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
– Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Beauty is the gift of God.
There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty.
– Joseph Addison
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
– Franz Kafka
The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread.
– D.H. Lawrence
Taken from the site Inspiring Quotes