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1. "To analyze or assess a person's failings or deficiencies,' he declared to himself, 'is useless, not because such blemishes are immovable, but because they affect the mass of beholders in diverse ways. Different minds perceive utterly variant figures in the same being."
Author: A.E. Coppard
2. "Though the artist must remain master of his craft, the surface, at times raised to the highest pitch of loveliness, should transmit to the beholder the sensation which possessed the artist."
Author: Alfred Sisley
3. "All beauty lies in the beholder's eye! What reason means to a woman is what place means to a man."
Author: Anyaele Sam Chiyson
4. "They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but us sheep know, true beauty is not in the eye: it lives in the mind."
Author: Craig Stone
5. "A mirror does not exist by itself. A mirror is a half. Half is done by the piece. The other half has to be done by the beholder. You need to be the half to see what you're looking for, so the mirror can exist. As you should do with other persons."
Author: Cristiane Serruya
6. "History, like beauty, depends largely on the beholder, so when you read that, for example, David Livingstone discovered the Victoria Falls, you might be forgiven for thinking that there was nobody around the Falls until Livingstone arrived on the scene."
Author: Desmond Tutu
7. "Just the word beautiful was seductive - but what did it really mean? Beauty was a soft word that ached with possibility, pliant as dough. You could not presume to define it, she realized, because the very idea of beauty and all it represented was a subjective thing - in the eye of the beholder - but that wasn't really true anymore."
Author: Elizabeth Brundage
8. "Humans have a saying that "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder", which basically means that if you think it's beautiful, then it is beautiful. The elfin version of this saying was composed by the great poet B.O Selecta, who said "Even the plainest of the plain shall deign to reign", which critics have always thought was a bit rhymey. The dwarf version of this maxim is "If it don't stink, marry it", which is slightly less romantic, but the general gist is the same."
Author: Eoin Colfer
9. "Being frozen into the passive position of an object whose very existence depends on the eye of its beholder turn the educated modern Western women into a harem slave."
Author: Fatema Mernissi
10. "Boredom, like beauty, is in the mind of the beholder. 'There is no such thing as an uninteresting subject,' said Chesterton. 'The only thing that can exist is an uninterested person."
Author: George Sheehan
11. "Mathematics catalogues everything that is not self-contradictory; within that vast inventory, physics is an island of structures rich enough to contain their own beholders."
Author: Greg Egan
12. "Sex in a dance is in the eyes of the beholder. I never thought my dances sexy. I suppose that's because I see myself with my face washed, and to me I look like a rabbit."
Author: Gwen Verdon
13. "Beauty is in the heart of the beholder."
Author: H. G. Wells
14. "Mountains, according to the angle of view, the season, the time of day, the beholder's frame of mind, or any one thing, can effectively change their appearance. Thus, it is essential to recognize that we can never know more than one side, one small aspect of a mountain."
Author: Haruki Murakami
15. "A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature."
Author: Henry David Thoreau
16. "The hotness of a sex scene lies in the loins of the beholder."
Author: J.Leigh Hunter
17. "We are pathfinders on a mission, Beholders following the Light, Runners gunning for the prize and Fighters remaining focused...You have been described, do not accept any other description!"
Author: Jaachynma N.E. Agu
18. "My art is largely made up of my pain; re-framed, redesigned and re-purposed. It's a mutually beneficial experience for both the creator and the beholder. Transformative healing is a beautiful process."
Author: Jaeda DeWalt
19. "Creativity connects me to my truest self and vulnerability. There is nothing more personally liberating, than reaching for my face and peeling off the social mask that hides my; shadow self, pain and weakness. When i produce from this place of truth, the results transform both creator and beholder."
Author: Jaeda DeWalt
20. "Beauty doesn't die with the beholder; it moves on. Hiding in the shadows, afraid of the light, she flees to find another host, possessing the body like a demon in need of exorcising."
Author: Jennifer Melzer
21. "True beauty cannot fail to move the beholder"
Author: Jocelyn Murray
22. "Recollections are in the eye of the beholder. No two held side by side can ever quite match."
Author: Jodi Picoult
23. "Beauty begins in the eyes of the beholder; Reality ends in the mind of the observer."
Author: Joey Lawsin
24. "Beauty is often worse than wine; intoxicating both the holder and beholder."
Author: John Zimmerman
25. "Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own."
Author: Jonathan Swift
26. "These funerals always appear to me the more indecent in a populous city, from the total indifference of the beholders, and the perfect unconcern with which they are beheld."
Author: Karl Philipp Moritz
27. "...as I already said, they didn't look like much--but beauty's in the eye of the beholder, isn't it?"
Author: Kate Morton
28. "Reading, like other types of art appreciation, is intensely personal. So what appeals to people is going to depend on who they are. It depends on what is happening in their life at any given moment. On what has happened to them over the course of their personal history and what makes them feel any number of things. The value of art, when it comes to being appreciated by the beholder makes the person consuming it part of that process. Failing to appreciate that integral part of the process is done at your own peril."
Author: Lauren Dane
29. "Art is always in the eyes of the beholder. Only posterity has the right to point out our mistakes."
Author: Len Wein
30. "Are you on a verge of finding the meaning to your life.The simplest task attempted and a bombastic result. Create a ripple of hope into the stagnant water of others life, stand up for an ideals, act to improve others, strike against the injustice, feed the hungry, clothe the naked, educate the ignorant, liberate the slaves. Life is beautiful mainly on other side, and here I mean the other side to be our society. The day you turn the society beautiful, you too look pretty.Do remember beauty lies with the beholder."
Author: Manish Kathuria
31. "Although beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, the feeling of being beautiful exists solely in the mind of the beheld."
Author: Martha Beck
32. "All in the eye of the beholder - Some of the most destructive forces in the world (Fire & Water), can also have the power of beauty."
Author: Martin R. Lemieux
33. "And yet day and night meet fleetingly at twilight and dawn," he said, lowering his voice again and narrowing his eyes and moving his head a quarter of an inch closer to hers. "And their merging sometimes affords the beholder the most enchanted moments of all the twenty four hours. A sunrise or sunset can be ablaze with brilliance and arouse all the passion, all the yearning, in the soul of the beholder."
Author: Mary Balogh
34. "Truth, like beauty, is in the eyes of the beholder."
Author: Michelle Sagara West
35. "Animals are not only beholders of great beauty, but they are also beholders of ancient wisdom."
Author: Molly Friedenfeld
36. "Junk is in the eyes of the beholder. Some look, but others see."
Author: Myles Munroe
37. "The idea of fairyland fascinates me because it's one of those things, like mermaids and dragons, that doesn't really exist, but everyone knows about it anyway. Fairyland lies only in the eye of the beholder who is usually a fabricator of fantasy. So what good is it, this enchanted, fickle land which in some tales bodes little good to humans and, in others, is the land of peace and perpetual summer where everyone longs to be? Perhaps it's just a glimpse of our deepest wishes and greatest fears, the farthest boundaries of our imaginations. We go there because we can; we come back because we must. What we see there becomes our tales."
Author: Patricia A. McKillip
38. "People often say that 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder,' and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves."
Author: Salma Hayek
39. "As beauty lies in eyes of beholder, struggling lies in reaching further."
Author: Santosh Kalwar
40. "Art is what we call...the thing an artist does.It's not the medium or the oil or the price or whether it hangs on a wall or you eat it. What matters, what makes it art, is that the person who made it overcame the resistance, ignored the voice of doubt and made something worth making. Something risky. Something human.Art is not in the ...eye of the beholder. It's in the soul of the artist."
Author: Seth Godin
41. "Sexiness is all in the eye of the beholder. I think it should be. Absolutely. My sex appeal, whatever it might be, isn't obvious... at least to me."
Author: Sharon Tate
42. "Agnes felt that beauty was even more likely to be in the eye of the beholder if the feet of the beholder were on something solid. At ten thousand feet up, the eye of the beholder tends to water."
Author: Terry Pratchett
43. "It is only in appearance that time is a river. It is rather a vast landscape and it is the eye of the beholder that moves."
Author: Thornton Wilder
44. "Faith is in the eye of the beholder."
Author: Tilda Swinton
45. "The quality of beauty lies on how beholder values an object."
Author: Toba Beta
46. "All books can be indecent booksThough recent books are bolder,For filth, I'm glad to say, is inThe mind of the beholder.When correctly viewed,Everything is lewd.I could tell you things about Peter PanAnd the Wizard of Oz, there's a dirty old man..."
Author: Tom Lehrer
47. "The spring without a leaf to toss, bare and bright like a virgin fierce in her chastity, scornful in her purity, was laid out on fields wide-eyed and watchful and entirely careless of what was done or thought by the beholders."
Author: Virginia Woolf
48. "No poem is intended for the reader, no picture for the beholder, no symphony for the listener."
Author: Walter Benjamin
49. "Luster returned, wearing a stiff new straw hat with a colored band and carrying a cloth cap. The hat seemed to isolate Luster's skull, in the beholder's eye as a spotlight would, in all its individual planes and angles. So peculiarly individual was its shape that at first glance the hat appeared to be on the head of someone standing immediately behind Luster."
Author: William Faulkner

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