Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
— David Hume

The mind grows sicker than the body in contemplation of it's suffering.
Ovid contemplation quote

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That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the beautiful.
— Edgar Allan Poe

The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.
— Aristotle

Purity is the power to contemplate defilement.
— contemplation quotation by Simone Weil