"You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your own soul's doing."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Marie Carmichael Stopes on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Marie Carmichael Stopes 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."Marie Carmichael Stopes on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Marie Carmichael Stopes 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."Marie Carmichael Stopes on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross