Best 118 of Aesthetic quotes - MyQuotes
I don't call myself an 'industrial designer,' because I'm other things. Industrial designers want to make novel things. Novelty is a concept of commerce, not an aesthetic concept.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Scepticism is effortful and costly. It is better to be sceptical about matters of large consequences, and be imperfect, foolish and human in the small and the aesthetic.
Only as an aesthetic product can the world be justified to all eternity.
Kitsch tends to wallow in beauty - its shortcoming is not aesthetic, but ethical
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi
I personally object to the veil on aesthetic as well as other grounds; but I must admit that, for instance in the suburbs of American cities, I have often seen women attired more sloppily than our Persian women normally are.
O' melancholy,hectic chill for human soul,herewith dismal presence,any spirit does descent.
I glared at Collith and wondered if God had created his angels beautiful for practical reasons, rather than aesthetic ones. A beautiful thing was much harder to destroy than an ugly thing.
Sometimes I grow afraid of long flights and street signs and a heartbeat Of open endings and reflections and chipped coffee mugs Of jingling keys and unmade beds and choked sobs Of crescent moons and dead flowers and small insects But most of all I am afraid //Of you// -An abusive relationship
Teaching is a dialogue, and it is through the process of engaging students that we see ideas taken from the abstract and played out in concrete visual form. Students teach us about creativity through their personal responses to the limits we set, thus proving that reason and intuition are not antithetical. Their works give aesthetic visibility to mathematical ideas.
Writing is a series of verbal suggestions designed to provoke a psychological reaction and an aesthetic experience.
Only men are capable of aesthetic greatness.
Any halfway clever devil would decorate the highway to Hell as beautiful as possible.
Take delight on a woman’s pubic hair for its a signature of maturity and a secretive covenant . . . the hair signifies potent sexual energy and strength hold but also signifies virility of the animalistic tendencies and royal power . . . A woman who rejects narcissism of complete vaginal hair removal gives a signature of strength, virtuously liberated, body acceptance, and more womanhood.
Aesthetic delectation is the danger to be avoided.
If there is to be art, if there is to be any aesthetic doing and seeing, one physiological condition is indispensable: frenzy.
Instead of being regarded as intelligent or knowledgeable, many a woman would rather be regarded as beautiful or good in the kitchen; many a man, as handsome or good in bed.
The best and most innovative products don't always win...(it's an) aesthetic flaw in how the universe worked
We all appreciated a certain aesthetic, and with that appreciation came a certain stylized presence.
I don't buy jewelry just for the aesthetic side.
It's as though aesthetic value, quality, could be preserved only by concentrating on 'absolute' or 'autonomous' art: thus on visual art... that held and moved and stirred the beholder as sheer decoration could not.
Love blends our souls in the most aesthetic enjoyment
It's my own personal unconscious that ultimately creates the novel's aesthetic facade.
Hera’s form shivered like a candle flame in the breeze
Acting is an aesthetic career, which is annoying.
I am a person who holds the aesthetic high. I have suits made in Savile Row.
But functional was not an aesthetic criterion that Flashjack, as a faery, had terribly high on his list of priorities; it was well below shiny and nowhere near weird.
Almost all crime is due to the repressed desire for aesthetic expression.
Novelty is a concept of commerce, not an aesthetic concept.
Being dead is the most airtight defense of one's own aesthetic.
My aesthetic is that of the sniper on the roof.
To respect the cat is the beginning of the aesthetic sense.
George Edward Woodberry
Aesthetic freedom is like free speech; it is, indeed, a form of free speech.
Which even though we do have a very visual aesthetic and identity, we love it when people make their own videos to the music.
Newton, for instance, attempted to comprehend the diversities of the universe with a single system of mathematical laws, the objectivity, sobriety and logic of Palladian architecture presented an aesthetic formula which, while accepting variations and adjustments according to climate and other needs, could be applied universally.
Georgia May Jagger
Material Girl is about having your own personal style, and my personal style reflects the brand's aesthetic.
Mars is not an aesthetic God.
Full of deep insight,the nature gives me to write boldly without the temptation,that lurks behind the draperies of fame,and pause not I with wings of perception.
I've always identified people's taste in music as being kind of hetero and/or homo - there's music people like because they feel like they have aesthetic similarity to it and the music they wish to create, and then there's music that represents the other, that they listen to because it represents an escape from the music that they have to make.
We Americans have always considered Hollywood, at best, a sinkhole of depraved venality. And, of course, it is. It is not a protective monastery of aesthetic truth. It is a place where everything is incredibly expensive.
I have tried to draw the human effigy (and all the other subjects dealt with in my paintings) in an immediate and effective way without any reference to the aesthetic.
I like the concept of shooting beautiful, aesthetic, cinematographic pieces, and still allowing them to be explicit
As the sun dipped beneath the horizon, the clouds overhead blushed cotton-candy pink. Their reflections gleamed on the crystalline waters of Lake Lyn. The horses whinnied, the birds chirped, and Simon and Isabelle crunched their peanut brittle and popcorn. This, Simon thought, was the sound of happiness.
Even now I remember those pictures, like pictures in a storybook one loved as a child. Radiant meadows, mountains vaporous in the trembling distance; leaves ankle-deep on a gusty autumn road; bonfires and fog in the valleys; cellos, dark window-panes, snow.
The ride to Alicante had been like something out of a dream, or a cheesy romance novel. The two of them astride white stallions, galloping across the countryside, charging across emerald meadows and through a forest the color of flames. Isabelle's hair streamed behind her like a river of ink, and Simon had even managed not to fall off his horse--never a foregone conclusion.
There was a product which seemed attractive, expensive, portable, beautiful and simple. Everybody talked about its beauty but they bought it for it's simplicity.
Art is the aesthetic ordering of experience to express meanings in symbolic terms.
We have defined art as the life form and aesthetic art as the life renewal: the stimulating, animating, agitating, inspiring, inspirational, fermenting, fascinating fanaticising, explosive and outrageous: the renewal of the unknown.
The wine itself has aesthetic value; but what it is for a wine to have aesthetic value cannot be understood without making reference to the experience to tasting it
I'm always interested in finding new aesthetic problems to deal with and challenge myself, even if the aesthetic problem is one of content.
Frederick C. Beiser
To live well is to live in harmony with ourselves, others and nature, and that idea of harmony is, of course, an aesthetic one.