"Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Galileo Galilei on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Galileo Galilei 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."Galileo Galilei on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Galileo Galilei 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."Galileo Galilei on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics."
"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use."
"I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something from him."
"The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do."
"Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not."