Beauty Is Subjective

1892 WordsSep 29, 20128 Pages
LITERATURE REVIEWS have been finding ou I t more and more as I grow older, that people have different views about everything. Nothing in this world is perfect and it shows through mans disagreement about everything. They all have their own definiton of beauty. I find it is good to have your own opinion about things. Then you can hear other opinions and still have your own. Beauty could be defined as an outward apperience.According to William Shakespeare(1588) “Beauty is bought by judgement of the eye”. A lot of people cave into beauty as being a thing they look at. Beauty is something that brings their eyes happiness like Stendhal(1871)said, “Beauty is the promise of happiness”. They lust after someone because of the pleasure they…show more content…
They can see beauty in the flaws. Girls are good at this one. If we embarass ourselves in front of a girl, they might think it is "cute" and laugh at us and tell us that. Even though we think we messed up, people see past that, especially if they want to share feelings with you as Confucius(2001)state “Everything has beauty,but not everyone sees it”. There are also opinion about natural beauty. This consists of what God has created, this world. People often enjoy a nice stroll through a park to get a delightful view of a lake and get a breath of fresh air. People also like to go up to a picnic area to enjoy the scenery and the nature. All the animals, trees, and rocks make it a peaceful environment for a relaxing afternoon. I see beauty as what God has made.Saint Augustine(1871)said that “Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked”.I find His earth and His people as the definition of beauty. We are all made in His image therfore we are made perfectly and most beautiful. We can find beauty in God and only God. If we do not find God then we cannot find true beauty. We could look at outward beauty but it only lasts until you grow old. You could look at inward beauty and in the end find emptiness because you are nothing without God. You can look at God's creation but it is not true beauty if God hasn't opened your eyes.Gabriela Mistral(1977),described beauty as
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