"When everything else physical and mental seems to diminish, the appreciation of beauty is on the increase."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Bernard Berenson on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Bernard Berenson on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Bernard Berenson on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Bernard Berenson on Anne Roiphe
"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."Bernard Berenson on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"Boast is always a cry of despair, except in the young it is a cry of hope."