A gentleman asked me what BEAUTY meant to my mind.
But after a minute I answered that beauty was a form of goodness--and he went away.
Rhyn was a wild animal with a wild beauty, harsh angles and planes, a body built for survival.
Rostov looked inimically at Pierre, first because Pierre appeared to his hussar eyes as a rich civilian, the husband of a beauty, and in a word--an old woman; and secondly because Pierre in his preoccupation and absent-mindedness had not recognized Rostov and had not responded to his greeting.
Before me I saw a new world opening in beauty and light, and I felt within me the capacity to know all things.
"Twelve soldierly-looking white bears" is a stroke of genius, and there is beauty of rhythm throughout the child's narrative.
Or why they were here in the first place, as they expressed zero interest in the beauty of the area; Ouray's main attraction.
Silly me, I thought it was a hardware store, but it turned out to be a beauty shop!
Why, only a little while ago people thought it quite impossible to teach the deaf-blind anything; but no sooner was it proved possible than hundreds of kind, sympathetic hearts were fired with the desire to help them, and now we see how many of those poor, unfortunate persons are being taught to see the beauty and reality of life.
The next year at Andover she said: It seems to me the world is full of goodness, beauty, and love; and how grateful we must be to our heavenly Father, who has given us so much to enjoy!
If he ever thought of Helene, it was just of her beauty and her remarkable skill in appearing silently dignified in society.
The little girl was a beauty: her blond curls were pinned with a bright red ribbon and her white dress had a red sash about the waist.
"Oh, please read us the rest, even if we won't understand it," they pleaded, delighted with the rhythm, and the beauty which they felt, even though they could not have explained it.
If Miss Sullivan wrote fine English, the beauty of Helen Keller's style would, in part, be explicable at once.
It was very beautiful, but the disobedient fairies were too frightened to notice the beauty of the trees.
She turned away from the beauty of the ranch, reminding herself that she had made the decision to leave.
The woman had Dusty's cold beauty, with feminine, chiseled features, long blonde hair and large blue eyes lined with silver.
While Cynthia was apprehensive over the wildness of the area, once there, the stark beauty that engulfed her dispelled her earlier trepidation.
He had merely understood that the woman he had known as a child, of whom when her beauty was mentioned he had said absent-mindedly: "Yes, she's good looking," he had understood that this woman might belong to him.
These puffs of smoke and (strange to say) the sound of the firing produced the chief beauty of the spectacle.
The abbe, a well-fed man with a plump, clean-shaven chin, a pleasant firm mouth, and white hands meekly folded on his knees, sat close to Helene and, with a subtle smile on his lips and a peaceful look of delight at her beauty, occasionally glanced at her face as he explained his opinion on the subject.
But the abbe, though he evidently enjoyed the beauty of his companion, was absorbed in his mastery of the matter.
As he drove through the streets past the houses that had been burned down, he was surprised by the beauty of those ruins.
She didn't have Jenn's drop dead, gorgeous beauty or Sofi's classic, cool beauty.
Her cool beauty turned haunting in the moonlight that slid through the curtains.
He wasn't chasing the bronze haired beauty, but running through the woods with her, laughing.
Consuelo and Marc were dressed as Beauty and the Beast and the girls, Ariel and Cinderella.
But in spite of her lack of beauty, Ethel Rosewater was hell on wheels in bed.
One minute he'd be drinking in the beauty of the countryside and the next feeling a wave of anxiety, realizing what had begun as a mild suspicion was close to culminating in a face-to-face confrontation with Jeffrey Byrne.
I called him Black Beauty, as I had just read the book, and he resembled his namesake in every way, from his glossy black coat to the white star on his forehead.
The perplexities, irritations and worries that have absorbed us pass like unpleasant dreams, and we wake to see with new eyes and hear with new ears the beauty and harmony of God's real world.
What a pity, all that beauty and hot sex wasted.
Jackson took in the beauty of her body with the light of day.
Never to the end of his life could he understand goodness, beauty, or truth, or the significance of his actions which were too contrary to goodness and truth, too remote from everything human, for him ever to be able to grasp their meaning.
That very young woman seemed to Pierre the perfection of Oriental beauty, with her sharply outlined, arched, black eyebrows and the extraordinarily soft, bright color of her long, beautiful, expressionless face.
Evidently she was aware of her beauty and fearful because of it.
He would smile joyfully when listening to such stories, now and then putting in a word or asking a question to make the moral beauty of what he was told clear to himself.
It is not beauty that endears, it's love that makes us see beauty.
Long before I learned to do a sum in arithmetic or describe the shape of the earth, Miss Sullivan had taught me to find beauty in the fragrant woods, in every blade of grass, and in the curves and dimples of my baby sister's hand.
They are always asking: What does this beauty or that music mean to you?
This wonderful world with all its sunlight and beauty was hidden from me, and I had never dreamed of its loveliness.
I thought her beauty angellic, and oh, what a clear, beautiful voice she had!