"When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."R. Buckminster Fuller on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."R. Buckminster Fuller 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."R. Buckminster Fuller on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."R. Buckminster Fuller 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."R. Buckminster Fuller on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the thought is staggering."
"Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well but their manners should be of the greatest concern."
"I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience."
"Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking."
"We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims."