Beauty is that which inspires us to joy by simply existing.
All of the great answers were given, so I'll give my usual Hippy wise a$$ answer. Toe cleavage.
Anything that deeply moves me. I've witnessed the most beautiful things in places no one thought to look.
There are already some excellent answers and Gator Blu's is so close to the way I feel that I won't offer another opinion.
C.S.Lewis wrote a poem "A Confession" about the things he found beautiful, compared to some of the more jarring attempts to describe beauty by some of the modern poets. His final verse was … Read more
Beauty is something that invokes a deep emotion. It rarely has to do with way something "looks", but more in the way you feel. Beauty is an old couple who still holds hands when they walk. A mother cradling an infant. The stark contrast of a wildflower growing out of a crack of a rocky … Read more
Two good answers already. I also like this one:
the qualities in a person or a thing that give pleasure to the senses or the mind
Dear Roy Roy,
When I was 17 years old (oh, say 1962), I found a small book in our library, and it was the collected sayings of Rabindranath Tagore...title, FIREFLIES. One of Tagore's "fireflies" was this, and it has been my own standard of beauty ever since!
Beauty is mere perception. Look at a reptile like snake. The color combination, smooth movements, speed, glossy and the beauty with which it strikes it's prey. This might sound weird but for people this is also beauty. So beauty is truly how we have defined it for our self. It not something … Read more
Had all three but liked the Sega Genesis best. Better games.
I've faked having a flu to not go to school when I was 10 so not really for attention though.
Sure, I was a child once, we all were.
Nope not for attention.
I faked being sick so I could get out of work.
Nah.... If I have to "fake" something to garner attention from someone, I don't think I want their attention in the first place.
Yes, many times 25 years ago, for work, to look important, having lots money, being happy.
Hi Roy Roy,
Yes, but like Fortis Paradise it was not for attention...it was more to get out of the limelight, speeches/performances of any kind in front of a group were very traumatic for me. Actually borderline true, because I would get almost sick from the stress.
I've faked couple of things few times,but not for attention,for skipping exams :D