"Beauty is not caused. It is."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Emily Dickinson on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Emily Dickinson 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."Emily Dickinson on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Emily Dickinson 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."Emily Dickinson on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought."
"To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few."
"Where thou art, that is home."
"Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality."
"Love is anterior to life, posterior to death, initial of creation, and the exponent of breath."