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The beauty seen is partly in him who sees it.
– Christian Nestell
The beauty seen, is partly in him who sees it.
– Christian Nevell Bovee
The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.
– George Sand
The beauty you see in me is a reflection of you.
– Vanna Bonta
The bed is now as public as the dinner table and governed by the same rules of formal confrontation.
– Angela Carter
The bedfellows politics made are never strange. It only seems that way to those who have not watched the courtship.
– Marcel Archard
The beggar wears all colors fearing none.
– Charles Lamb
The beginning and almost the end of all good law is that everyone shall work for their bread and receive good bread for their work.
– John Ruskin
The beginning is always today.
– Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
The beginning is the half of every action.
– Greek Proverb
The beginning is the most important part of the work.
– Plato
The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite outline of our ignorance.
– George Eliot
The beginning of faith is the beginning of fruitfulness but the beginning of unbelief, however glittering, is empty.
– Johann von Goethe
The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.
– Frank Herbert
The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not to twist them to fit our own image. If in loving them we do not love what they are, but only their potential likeness to ourselves, then we do not love them: we only love the reflection of ourselves we find in them”
– Thomas Merton
The beginning of thought is in disagreement -- not only with others but also with ourselves.
– Eric Hoffer
The beginning of wisdom is calling things by their right names.
– Chinese Proverb
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
– Pierre Abelard
The beginnings and endings of all human undertakings are untidy.
– John Galsworthy
The being who, for most men, is the source of the most lively, and even, be it said, to the shame of philosophical delights, the most lasting joys; the being towards or for whom all their efforts tend for whom and by whom fortunes are made and lost; for whom, but especially by whom, artists and poets compose their most delicate jewels; from whom flow the most enervating pleasures and the most enriching sufferings -- woman, in a word, is not, for the artist in general... only the female of the human species. She is rather a divinity, a star.
– Charles Baudelaire
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
– Joseph Conrad
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
– Joesph Conrad, "Carnival of Wit"
The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.
– Robert Lynd
The belief that there are other life forms in the universe is a matter of faith. There is not a single shred of evidence for any other life forms, and in forty years of searching, none has been discovered. There is absolutely no evidentiary reason to maintain this belief.
– Michael Crichton, Caltech Michelin Lecture, January 17, 2003
The belief that there is only one truth and that oneself is in possession of it seems to me the deepest root of all evil that is in the world.
– Max Born

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