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"Men, it appears, are more attracted to women whose looks are symmetrical and, in a biological sense, truly average."  (Michael P. Ghiglieri, The Dark Side of Man: Tracing the Origins of Male Violence)

"Most people love you for who you pretend to be ... To keep their love, you keep pretending--performing. You get to love your pretense ... It's true, we're locked in an image, an act. And, the sad thing is, people get so used to their image--they grow attached to their masks. They love their chains. They forget all about who they really are. And, if you try to remind them, they hate you for it. They feel like you're trying to steal their most precious possession."  (James Douglas Morrison, lead singer of The Doors)

"My teeth represent me. They tried everything when I was a child to make them straight. I told my father, 'If you're going to put braces again on me, I am going to kill myself.' He said, 'Fair enough.' Now they are as crooked as my soul."  (Asia Argento, Italian filmmaker/actress)

"Next to that kid, we all look like onions."  (Dustin Hoffman, referring to Brad Pitt)

"Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of na´vety rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man--the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined."  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

"Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds."  (Albert Einstein)

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart."  (Helen Keller)

"The eyes are the windows to the soul."  (Karsh of Ottawa)

"We get so much in the habit of wearing disguises before others that we finally appear disguised before ourselves."  (Franšois VI Duke (duc) de La Rochefoucauld, 1616-80)

"We operate with nothing but things which do not exist, with lines, planes, bodies, atoms, divisible time, divisible space--how should explanation even be possible when we first make everything into an image, into our own image!"  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

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