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200 Inspirational Deep Aesthetic Quotes About Beauty In Life

1. “I became aesthetically obsessed with language. And ‘literally artist’ – poet and novelist – is a calling. You are called to it the way preachers are called to preaching the gospel.” – Unknown


2. “Beauty is the illumination of your soul.” – John O’Donohue


3. “Aesthetic freedom is like free speech; it is, indeed, a form of free speech.” – George Edward


4. “The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely.” — Louisa May


5. “All aesthetic judgment is really cultural evaluation.” —Susan Sontag


6. “Happiness cannot be travelled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.” - Denis Waitley


7. “Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.” – Marcus Aurelius


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


9. “Aesthetic freedom is like free speech; it is, indeed, a form of free speech.” – George Edward Woodberry


10. “I hate that aesthetic game of the eye and the mind, played by these connoisseurs, these mandarins who “appreciate” beauty. What is beauty, anyway? There’s no such thing. I never “appreciate,” any more than I “like.” I love, or I hate.” – Pablo Picasso


11. “The big secret about Art is that no one wants it to be true.” - Adam Phillips


12. “The aesthetic, as I understand it, is really about the way in which we understand beauty and speak and think about beauty.” — Kwame Dawes


13. “It’s just my aesthetic: to want to feel a bit undone, effortless but not without style.” – Yigal Azrouel


14. “In so far as the mind sees things in their eternal aspect, it participates in eternity.” – Baruch Spinoza


15. “But those who seek only reassurance from life will never be more than tourists — seeing everything and trying to possess what can only be felt. Beauty is the shadow of imperfection.” – Simon Van Booy


16. “Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your future. Make your hope. Make your love. And whatever your beliefs, honour your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen... yourself, right now, right down here on Earth.” - Bradley Whitford


17. “Beauty is strangely various. There is the beauty of light and joy and strength exulting; but there is also the beauty of shade, of sorrow and sadness, and of humility oppressed.” – Arnold Bennett


18. “There is none more beautiful than the lover of beauty.” – Raheel Farooq


19. “The aesthetic can have its revenge upon ideology by revealing a power to complicate that is also a power to undermine.” —Murray Krieger


20. “We all appreciated a certain aesthetic, and with that appreciation came a certain stylized presence.” – Amber Heard


21. “If the universal is the essential, then it is the basis of all life and art. Recognizing and uniting with the universal therefore gives us