"Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Marcus Tullius Cicero on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Marcus Tullius Cicero 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."Marcus Tullius Cicero on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Marcus Tullius Cicero 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."Marcus Tullius Cicero on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him, so I am no less pleased with an old man that has something of the youth. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind."
"Advice in old age is foolish for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end."
"The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured."
"Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act."
"Rashness belongs to youth prudence to old age."