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Socrates

Quote of Socrates - Beauty is a short-lived tyranny....


Biography - Socrates:

*Approximate years of birth and death.
Born: -469 - Died: -399
Period:
5th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

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Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
Socrates




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Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.”
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Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.”
Augustine of Hippo
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What beauty is, I know not.”
Albrecht Dürer
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I hold that the perfection of form and beauty is contained in the sum of all men.”
Albrecht Dürer - Four Books of Human Proportion
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Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.”
Charles Baudelaire
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I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.”
Charles Baudelaire
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All I know is that I know nothing.”
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Beware the barrenness of a busy life.”
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He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.”
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The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.”
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Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.”
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Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.”
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