Prettiness Quotes

Quotes tagged as "prettiness" (showing 1-9 of 9)
Jess C. Scott
“What's the whole point of being pretty on the outside when you’re so ugly on the inside?”
Jess C. Scott, I'm Pretty

Mary Oliver

"Snow was falling,
so much like stars
filling the dark trees
that one could easily imagine
its reason for being was nothing more
than prettiness.”
Mary Oliver

Erin McKean
“You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers, especially not to random men on the street. You don’t owe it to your mother, you don’t owe it to your children, you don’t owe it to civilization in general. Prettiness is not a rent you pay for occupying a space marked ‘female’.”
Erin McKean

Jane Austen
“To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.”
Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

Mary Elizabeth Braddon
“Surely a pretty woman never looks prettier than when making tea.”
Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Lady Audley's Secret

Jess C. Scott
“You may be married to a star, but that doesn't mean they'll treat you like one.”
Jess C. Scott, I'm Pretty

Elizabeth Gaskell
“The French girls would tell you, to believe that you were pretty would make you so.”
Elizabeth Gaskell, Wives and Daughters

Jonathan Stroud
“I wasn't pretty, but as my mother once said, prettiness wasn't my profession.”
Jonathan Stroud, The Screaming Staircase

“Beauty lies in the purity of Heart,looking good is just called prettiness.”
Vansh Wadhwani