Is it what we see on the TV program True Beauty or is it what we see on the billboards and TV ads? Or is it something closer to us all
What is Your Idea of True Beauty?
In our ulta-modern world is your idea of true beauty, what you see on the American TV program True Beauty?
Is it what we see on the billboards and TV ads. Or is it what we are constantly exposed to in TV sitcoms, rom-coms and beauty magazines?.
What do your eyes consider to be true beauty.
Is it your newborn baby, your daughter on prom night, your favorite view. How about a horse in full gallop or the stunning colours of a humming birds plummage. Or maybe a happy face full of character and real life experience?
Is this what we think true beauty really is?
Examine the image below to see how our perception of true beauty has been distorted. The original photo on the left shows a naturally pretty young girl and the image on the right shows how a trip through photoshop distorts our perception of what beauty really is.
Remember; both images are the same girl in the exact same photo.
WHat about an older view of True Beauty ...
Mary Baker Eddy
The recipe for beauty is to have less illusion and more Soul, to retreat from the belief of pain or pleasure in the body into the unchanging calm and glorious freedom of spiritual harmony
The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode, but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows.
People are like stained glass windows: they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within.
D. H. Lawrence
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. What ails us is that our sense of beauty is so bruised and blunted, we miss all the best.
Beauty and sadness always go together ... Nature thought beauty too rich to go forth upon the earth without a meet alloy.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder...
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