Best 118 of Aesthetic quotes - MyQuotes
I'm kind of still down with Virg Woolf on this one: "women must kill the aesthetic ideal through which they themselves have been 'killed' into art.
I was once described by one of my critics as an aesthetic fascist.
You must never settle for someone who is not willing to swim in your tormented seas -You are worthy of more than they are willing to give
I am a lifetime of exploration You have a lifetime to spend wandering
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.
You don't have to conform to a very specific aesthetic today, whereas 1950s women definitely had to.
There's something about fear and aesthetic that go hand in hand.
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.
A designer is a planner with an aesthetic sense.
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.
The aesthetic serviceability of objects of beauty is not greatly nor universally heightened by possession.
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.
Aesthetic delectation is the danger to be avoided.
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.
On the aesthetic level, decolonized music presents itself as a direct antagonist to the traditional values promoted by the culture industry.
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.
I am a person who holds the aesthetic high. I have suits made in Savile Row.
My aesthetic is probably closer to a 15-year-old's than my dad's, but I get his conviction.
The starry sky began to shine,when assigned night spread with its ‘moon lamp’ for all of the wistful thoughts lay,below the tormented Earth’s nocturnal light and those splendid visions caught my pounding spirits.
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'm always interested in finding new aesthetic problems to deal with and challenge myself, even if the aesthetic problem is one of content.
It's just plain learning something that you didn't know. There is a real aesthetic experience in being dumbfounded.
Love blends our souls in the most aesthetic enjoyment
Robert Rauschenberg was not a giant of American art; he was the giant. No American created so many aesthetic openings for so many artists.
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.
The best and most innovative products don't always win...(it's an) aesthetic flaw in how the universe worked
One's aesthetic changes once one has a child.
Art sincerely obeys a mind,who is willing to tame a Wild Stone to mould a desired Shape.
Mars is not an aesthetic God.
To respect the cat is the beginning of the aesthetic sense.
Light has an evident, functional and aesthetic impact on our lives.
Being dead is the most airtight defense of one's own aesthetic.
O' melancholy,hectic chill for human soul,herewith dismal presence,any spirit does descent.
Ethics and aesthetics are one.
In architecture and interiors, as well as fashion, there is an interaction that is both functional and aesthetic.
Aesthetic value is often the by-product of the artist striving to do something else.
I feel like a lot of my aesthetic was in response to feeling the awfulness and cheapness of that [ the 70'th].
We can tolerate great diversity in our aesthetic beliefs, but we can't tolerate much diversity in our moral beliefs.
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
Only men are capable of aesthetic greatness.
In many contexts, simplicity is not an aesthetic frill.
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.
I'm intrigued with figuring out the places [where] the horrible and the beautiful meet - that aesthetic fascinates me.
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.
Which even though we do have a very visual aesthetic and identity, we love it when people make their own videos to the music.
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.
His room was a sickly dual-tone of crimson and charcoal, like an Untitled Rothko, the colours bleeding into each other horribly and then rather serenely. The overall effect was overwhelmingly unapologetic but it grew on you like a wart on your nose you didn't realise it was a part of your identity until one day it simply was. His room was his identity. Fiercely bold, avant-garde but never monotonous. He was red, he was black, he was bored, and he was fire. At least to me he seemed like fire. A tornado of fire that burned all in its wake leaving only the wretched brightness of annihilation. His room was where he charmed and disarmed us. We were his playthings. Nobody plays with fire and leaves unscarred. The fire soon seeps into chard and soot. The colours of his soul, his aura, and probably his heart if he didn't stop smoking.
Hera’s form shivered like a candle flame in the breeze
I typically go for a more classic aesthetic, though I like to contrast that with bold statement pieces throughout my house.