"I've developed into quite a swan. I'm one of those people that will probably look better and better as I get older until I drop dead of beauty."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Rufus Wainwright on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Rufus Wainwright 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."Rufus Wainwright on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Rufus Wainwright 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."Rufus Wainwright on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross