"San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Rudyard Kipling on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Rudyard Kipling 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."Rudyard Kipling on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Rudyard Kipling 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."Rudyard Kipling on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"He travels the fastest who travels alone."
"Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone."
"And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'"
"It's clever, but is it Art?"
"I always prefer to believe the best of everybody, it saves so much trouble."