is a person’s inner beauty or beauty found in nature.


“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931); Artist, Poet, Writer

“If you think you are too small to be effective, you have never been in the dark with a mosquito. ”


“It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.”

Maya Angelou (born 1928); Poet, dancer, producer, playwright, director, author

“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.”

Ben Okri (born 1959); Poet, novelist

“It is not beauty that endears, it’s love that makes us see beauty.”

Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910); Russian author

“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 Kübler-Ross (1926-2004); psychiatrist, author

“Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him. ”

Booker T. Washington (1856-1915); American political leader, author

“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.”

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931); Artist, Poet, Writer

“All doors open to courtesy. ”

Dr. Thomas Fuller (1608-1661); clergyman, writer

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

Anaïs Nin (1903-1977); author, diarist

“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.”

Thich Nhat Hanh (born 1926); Vietnamese Buddhist monk, teacher, author, peace activist

“I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.”

Lauren Bacall (born 1924); Actress

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I love this i would have moved if it was me
Makenna 6 months ago from North Hero .Vt

true beauty is embracing your differences and not judging other kids
jordynthomas 8 months ago from florida

true beauty is within
jordyn 8 months ago from lousiana

true beauty is all about love
jasmine fernandes 8 months ago from chicago

im doing true beauty for Tropicana speech
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