"For the greater beauty of the instrument, the balls representing the planets are to be of considerable bigness but so contrived, that they may be taken off at pleasure, and others, much smaller, and fitter for some purposes, put in their places."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."David Rittenhouse on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."David Rittenhouse 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."David Rittenhouse on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."David Rittenhouse 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."David Rittenhouse on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross