95 Aesthetic Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of aesthetic quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about aesthetic beauty.

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The Most Famous Aesthetic Quotes (Best in 2024)

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Only as an aesthetic product can the world be justified to all eternity. — Friedrich Nietzsche

A designer is a planner with an aesthetic sense. — Bruno Munari

For it is only as an aesthetic phenomenon that existence and the world are eternally justified. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Design is about the betterment of our lives poetically, aesthetically, experientially, sensorially, and emotionally. — Karim Rashid

The more people explore the world, the more they realize in every country there's a different aesthetic. Beauty really is in the eye of the beholder. — Helena Christensen

Art is the human disposition of sensible or intelligible matter for an esthetic end. — James Joyce

For you to sleep well at night, the aesthetic, the quality, has to be carried all the way through. — Steve Jobs

Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times. — Richard Rogers

The forms of art are inexhaustible; but all lead by the same road of aesthetic emotion to the same world of aesthetic ecstasy. — Clive Bell

Beauty is an experience, nothing else. It is not a fixed pattern or an arrangement of features. It is something felt, a glow or a communicated sense of fineness. — D. H. Lawrence

Short Aesthetic Quotes

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  • Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction. — E. O. Wilson
  • Creating is about sharing ideas, sharing aesthetics, sharing what you believe in with other people. — Shepard Fairey
  • Espresso consumption is an aesthetic experience,like tasting a vintage wine or admiring a painting. — Andrea Illy
  • Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated. — Paul Rand
  • Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic. — Oscar Wilde
  • Good design keeps the user happy, the manufacturer in the black and the aesthete unoffended. — Raymond Loewy
  • I put a lot of meaning into what will go on my skin and be there for all of my years of life. — Valentina Shevchenko
  • When I am in my India jersey, I don’t want to be looking glamorous. — Smriti Mandhana
  • Beauty requires sacrifice. — Russian Proverbs
  • Neutrality has its own aesthetics. — Wim Crouwel

Top 10 Aesthetic Quotes

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Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction. — E. O. Wilson

Design must be functional and functionality must be translated into visual aesthetics, without any reliance on gimmicks that have to be explained. — Ferdinand Porsche

Creating is about sharing ideas, sharing aesthetics, sharing what you believe in with other people. — Shepard Fairey

I find beauty in the continual shaping of chaos which clearly embodies the primordial power of nature's performance — Iris van Herpen

Espresso consumption is an aesthetic experience,like tasting a vintage wine or admiring a painting. — Andrea Illy

Design is about the betterment of our lives poetically, aesthetically, experientially, sensorially, and emotionally. — Karim Rashid

Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated. — Paul Rand

Dreaming is not merely an act of communication; it is also an aesthetic activity, a game of the imagination, a game that is a value in itself. — Milan Kundera

All the effects of Nature are only the mathematical consequences of a small number of immutable laws. — Pierre-Simon Laplace

A designer is a planner with an aesthetic sense. — Bruno Munari

Aesthetic Image Quotes

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Aesthetic quote by Oscar Wilde

Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic. — Oscar Wilde

Love Aesthetic Quotes

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Although I was born in Idaho and now live in New York, I definitely identify with the European aesthetic. Paris is my mecca; it's where I discovered my flair for fashion. But I pay rent and work in New York, so that is my home - I love the culture clash of the city. — Dree Hemingway

I love fashion, and I simply enjoy good design in clothes and regard that as one of my hobbies. — Martha C. Nussbaum

I design for the woman who loves being a woman. — Diane Von Furstenberg

Physical attraction was about aesthetics, not sexual performance, not mental stimulation. Without a mental connection, a remarkable sexual performance yielded no lifelong guarantees. It was only lust. And lust was not love. — Eric Jerome Dickey

Our capacity to draw happiness from aesthetic objects or material goods in fact seems critically dependent on our first satisfying a more important range of emotional or psychological needs, among them the need for understanding, for love, expression and respect. — Alain de Botton

I cannot think that a player genuinely loving the game can get pleasure just from the number of points scored no matter how impressive the total. I will not speak of myself, but for the masters of the older generation, from whose games we learned, the aesthetic side was the most important. - — Alexander Kotov

On hearing about powerful love, respond, be moved like an aesthete. Only, fortunate as you've been, remember how much your imagination created for you. — C.P. Cavafy

I don't have formal training at all, but I did grow up around design. My parents both flipped homes. A typical weekend for us was walking through model home units. I loved walking through interesting floor plans and seeing different design aesthetics. — Jeremiah Brent

I hate that aesthetic game of the eye and the mind, played by these connoisseurs, these mandarins who "appreciate" beauty. What is beauty, anyway? There's no such thing. I never "appreciate," any more than I "like." I love it or I hate. — Pablo Picasso

I love going somewhere like Japan where you can't understand a word of the advertising - you just see it for its aesthetic beauty, without feeling that you're being sold something. — Stanley Donwood

Aesthetic Beauty Quotes

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The course hitherto pursued in musical aesthetics has nearly always been hampered by the false assumption that the object was not so much to inquire into what is beautiful in music as to describe the feelings which music awakens. — Eduard Hanslick

The goths are beautiful, a vast depth of subcultural, aesthetic and poetic ideas, and we would identify with that as we did back in 1979. But not the post modern distortion...the costume without the brain. — Peter Murphy

I consider fitness, diet, and beauty to be essential to a balanced self. — Hannah Bronfman

Beautiful has never been my goal. — Pink

I feel beautiful without makeup on, but when I do put makeup on, it just gives me this extra pop. — Cardi B

It would seem that more than function itself, simplicity is the deciding factor in the aesthetic equation. One might call the process beauty through function and simplification. — Raymond Loewy

How full of the creative genius is the air in which these [snowflakes] are generated! I should hardly admire them more if real stars fell and lodged on my coat. Nature is full of genius. Full of the divinity. So that not a snowflake escapes its fashioning hand. — Henry David Thoreau

Regardless of how Beautified turned out, it was a great experience, and it was an excellent product and one that people really appreciated in the space. — Hannah Bronfman

Surgery is not my job. I have been the first artist to use aesthetic surgery in another context - not to appear younger or better according to the designated pattern. I wanted to disrupt the standarts of beauty. — Orlan

The best engineer a few decades ago was someone who could create the most beautiful beam or structure; today it's to do a structure you cannot see or understand how it's done. It disappears and you can talk only about color, symbols, and light. It's an aesthetic of miracle. — Jean Nouvel

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More Aesthetic Quotes

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Every great work of art should be considered like any work of nature. First of all from the point of view of its aesthetic reality and then not just from its development and the mastery of its creation but from the standpoint of what has moved and agitated its creator. — Amedeo Modigliani

Fly-fishing is solitary, contemplative, misanthropic, scientific in some hands, poetic in others, and laced with conflicting aesthetic considerations. It's not even clear if catching fish is actually the point. — John Gierach

The buttocks are the most aesthetically pleasing part of the body because they are non-functional. Although they conceal an essential orifice, these pointless globes are as near as the human form can ever come to abstract art. — Kenneth Tynan

I’m not just edgy, and I’m not just into a tomboy look, and I’m not just girly. I do what I want, and if I like something, I’ll wear it. — Sadie Sink

Everything about me is a contradiction, and so is everything about everybody else. We are made out of oppositions; we live between two poles. There's a philistine and an aesthete in all of us, and a murderer and a saint. You don't reconcile the poles. You just recognize them. — Orson Welles

Reading poetry and watching cricket were the sum of my world, and the two are not so far apart as many aesthetes might believe. — Donald Bradman

Let architects sing of aesthetics that bring Rich clients in hordes to their knees; Just give me a home, in a great circle dome Where stresses and strains are at ease. — R. Buckminster Fuller

A concerted effort to preserve our heritage is a vital link to our cultural, educational, aesthetic, inspirational and economic legacies - all of the things that quite literally make us who we are. — Steve Berry

Design is a way of life, a point of view. It involves the whole complex of visual communications: talent, creative ability, manual skill, and technical knowledge. Aesthetics and economics, technology and psychology are intrinsically related to the process. — Paul Rand

My aesthetic sense was formed at a young age by what surrounded me: the narrow residential spaces of Japan and the mental escapes from those spaces that took the forms of manga and anime. — Takashi Murakami

You can be a woman who wants to look good and still stand up for the equality of women. — Meghan Markle

Since I was a little girl, I have always been interested in make-up and fashion. — Lisa Manoban

I’ve always kind of had this interest in fashion. — Sadie Sink

Design is the method of putting form and content together. Design, just as art, has multiple definitions; there is no single definition. Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated. — Paul Rand

The way you dress says a lot about you and your character. — 21 Savage

Architecture is a art when one consciously or unconsciously creates aesthetic emotion in the atmosphere and when this environment produces well being. — Luis Barragan

Don't forget that costumes, like dreams, are symbolic communication. Dreams teach us that a language for everything exists - for every object, every color worn, every clothing detail. Hence, costumes provide an aesthetic objectification that helps to tell the character's story. — Federico Fellini

Satre found atheism 'cruel', Camus 'dreadful', and Nietzsche 'maddening'. Atheists who consistently try to live without God tend to commit suicide or go insane. Those who are inconsistent live on the ethical or aesthetic shadow of Christian truth while they deny the reality that made the shadow. — Norman Geisler

After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved science and art tend to coalesce in aesthetics, plasticity, and form. The greatest scientists are artists as well. — Albert Einstein

The only principle in art is to copy what you see. Dealers in aesthetics to the contrary, every other method is fatal. — Auguste Rodin

Psychic automatism in its pure state, by which one proposes to express -- verbally, by means of the written word, or in any other manner -- the actual functioning of thought. Dictated by the thought, in the absence of any control exercised by reason, exempt from any aesthetic or moral concern. — Andre Breton

When engineers and quantity surveyors discuss aesthetics and architects study what cranes do we are on the right road. — Ove Arup

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