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The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
O' What may man within him hide, though angel on the outward side!
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance.
Jean de La Fontaine
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Outward judgment often fails, inward judgment never.
There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs the purest courtesy in the outward behavior.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There is no progress whatever. Everything is just the same as it was thousands, and tens of thousands, of years ago. The outward form changes. The essence does not change.
Robert Louis Stevenson
A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in the inward and unseen perfections and riches of the mind.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of a person to believe or to disbelieve.
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.
Enthusiasm - a distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.
If we have not peace within ourselves, it is in vain to seek it from outward sources.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Love, whether newly born, or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling the heart so full of radiance, this it overflows upon the outward world.
Nothing seems at first sight less important than the outward form of human actions, yet there is nothing upon which men set more store: they grow used to everything except to living in a society which has not their own manners.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Happiness is inward, and not outward; and so, it does not depend on what we have, but on what we are.
Henry Van Dyke
Every day I shall put my papers in order and every day I shall say farewell. And the real farewell, when it comes, will only be a small outward confirmation of what has been accomplished within me from day to day.
Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world.
Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
In this outward and physical ceremony we attest once again to the inner and spiritual strength of our Nation. As my high school teacher, Miss Julia Coleman, used to say: 'We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.'
The outward work will never be puny if the inward work is great.
If we have not quiet in our minds, outward comfort will do no more for us than a golden slipper on a gouty foot.
The outward man is the swinging door; the inner man is the still hinge.
Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances.
J. Donald Walters
There are two sorts of hypocrites: ones that are deceived with their outward morality and external religion; and the others are those that are deceived with false discoveries and elevation; which often cry down works, and men's own righteousness, and.
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
It is the unseen and the spiritual in people that determines the outward and the actual.
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