"I love glamour and artificial beauty. I love the idea of artifice and dressing up and makeup and hair."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Dita Von Teese on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Dita Von Teese 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."Dita Von Teese on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Dita Von Teese 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."Dita Von Teese on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"I think the beauty looks I most regret are those I was persuaded into."
"Physical beauty isn't so impressive to me."
"My beauty icons are women whose images are self-created."
"I really believe that beauty comes from health - sensible eating and exercise."
"I suppose women are attracted to the bad-boy image sometimes because it's fun to have an adventure. It's like eating junk food... it's fun at the time, but ultimately not the best choice."