Winner of the 2006 Orange Prize for fiction, another bestselling masterwork from the celebrated author of Swing Time and White Teeth "In this sharp, engaging satire, beauty's only skin-deep, but funny cuts to the bone." —Kirkus Reviews ...
Author: Zadie Smith
Why do we visit our mistakes on our children? What makes life truly beautiful? Set between New England and London, On Beauty concerns a pair of feuding families - the Belseys and the Kipps - and a clutch of doomed affairs.
Author: Zadie Smith
Publisher: Penguin UK
In On Beauty and Being Just Elaine Scarry not only defends beauty from the political arguments against it but also argues that beauty does indeed press us toward a greater concern for justice.
Author: Elaine Scarry
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Irene Michaels has spent a lifetime building one success upon another-as a dancer, actress, model, owner of a modeling agency, entrepreneur, producer, beauty and luxury lifestyle expert with a widely read website since 2008, and founder of ...
Author: Irene Michaels
This volume explores his meditation on the subject and lays out a Christian framework for understanding and experiencing the beauty God has planted in His world. Edwards found in the study of beauty the person of God.
Author: Owen Strachan
Publisher: Moody Publishers
the dying days of beauty contests. I was glad to be interviewing her because it meant I could look into her face, which in any other circumstance would be called staring. Beauty compels us to look, to stare, and if I had passed her in ...
Author: Susan Johnson
Publisher: Hachette Australia
Category: Literary Collections
Most often, discussions of beauty focused not on beauty in the abstract, but rather on beautiful things— particulars, such as beautiful buildings, people, animals, art, or even noble or virtuous deeds. Beautiful particulars are ...
Author: Christopher Scott Sevier
Publisher: Lexington Books
However, such a reading is not uncontroversial: other commentators hold that art remains indebted to beauty for Hegel even in modernity.13 But note that even if one accepts the latter claim, one might still reject the conclusion that ...
Author: Julia Peters
Introduction In this Title “Quotes On Beauty”, we have collected & compiled the best & most beautiful Quotes & Quotations on Beauty & it's importance in our daily Life. If we observe, we can find that the World we live is very beautiful ...
Author: Dr Purushothaman
Publisher: Centre For Human Perfection
nature lotinus and cause questions of beauty. current In order notions to understand concerning what the makes things beautiful, Plotinus considers the notion of beautiful bodies, dismissing the Stoics who argue that symmetry is the ...
Author: Sarah Klitenic Wear
Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
EWA SCRIVO has worked with thousands of women over the years and knows firsthand that beauty is a learned skill that is within everyone's grasp, Approaching beauty as a whole and each person as an individual. Era ocrino on Beum, ...
Author: Eva Scrivo
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Health & Fitness
Second , it should be observed that it is stated that the one who ascends so as to begin to behold that beauty only comes close ( oxedóv ) to touching the télos ( which presumably is this beauty itself ) . But why does one only come ...
Author: John Sallis
Publisher: Indiana University Press
with another appetite, for “being immortal as far as is possible for a mortal,”3 seeks what is beautiful in the “everlasting”4 and eternal, and as he proceeds according to nature he sows and begets in beauty, the sowing being to ...
Author: Andrew Smith
Publisher: SBL Press
GIRDS For Sophie , my beautiful girl . ... Library of Congress Cataloging - in - Publication Data Gelman , Amy , 1961– The buzz on beauty ; a girl's guide to looking and feeling your best / Amy Gelman p . cm .
Author: Amy Gelman
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
the same bodies sometimes appear beautiful and sometimes not, | since their being bodies is different from their being beautiful. What then is this that is present to bodies? For our enquiry must begin with this.
Author: Andrew Smith
Publisher: Parmenides Publishing
veral of their Profpects ; and may be , in the great Composition of the Universe , a little single Stud in a noble Pie : e of mosaic Work.beaning And yet all the Profufion of Beauty I have been speaking of , and even that of the whole ...
Author: Robert Dodsley
Category: English essays
It was indeed very beautiful. Perhaps the drop of blood in her mouth could be used to describe such a beauty. She was actually a little jealous, jealous of her beauty, jealous of her good fortune. "Is it a boy or a girl, can you give me ...
Author: Xin Yue
Design and Knowledge are then the Parents of Beauty . A SPASIA . It is their genuine Offspring . SOCRATES . And these are Attributes of the Mind . A SPASIA . They are only seated there . SOCRATES . The Mind is then the Source of Beauty ...
Author: George Stubbes
Category: Beauty, Personal