"Beauty is all very well at first sight but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?"
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."George Bernard Shaw on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."George Bernard Shaw 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."George Bernard Shaw on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."George Bernard Shaw 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."George Bernard Shaw on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"Every man over forty is a scoundrel."
"Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open."
"Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable."
"A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education."
"She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech."