· Beauty. The power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband. ~ Ambrose Bierce

· A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks. ~ Andy Rooney

· The average girl would rather have beauty than brains because she knows the average man can see much better than he can think. ~ Anon

· Beautiful women must think about their beauty as capitalists think about their investments or politicians about their majorities; it is all they have to insure their places in the world. ~ Cyril Connolly

· Beauty is all very well at first sight; but whoever looks at it when it has been in the house three days? ~ George Bernard Shaw

· Beauty ought to look a little surprised: it is the emotion that best suits her face. The beauty who does not look surprised, who accepts her position as her due — she reminds us too much of a prima donna. ~ Edward M. Forster

·Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused. ~ Edward Gibbon