It is republished here with permission. A few years ago I was on the phone with an old friend. We were talking about another friend of ours, a man who was about to be incarcerated for some poor decisions he had made.
Beauty, in a sacred sense is vital. It compels us to change. It creates awe and wonder. In its true form — beauty as the divine ratio — is apparent in the smallest creature as well as in the solar system and planets, and beyond. The contrived, politicized, patriarchal vision of beauty has nothing to do with the real thing.
Leonardo Da Vinci used the divine proportion or golden ratio also known as the Fibonacci sequence in many of his own works, including his sketch of the Vitruvian Man, even before his collaboration with Pacioli, but even this artist was simply copying the beauty evident all around with eyes to see.
This is why it is so pleasing to us when we see such exquisiteness on a simple walk in the forest. This beauty offered by nature is in every flower, in seed heads, pine cones, the organization of tree limbs, and in sea shells, but it is repeated even in galaxies.
When we make contact with this divine beauty, we innately know if we are in alignment with it, or have somehow strayed from its inherent message.
Animals, bees, bird flight patternshuman faces, even hurricanes are formed with these proportions. The more imbued with beauty that we are, the more beautiful we become — because what we focus on, becomes our reality. Perfect Beauty in a Nautilus Shell More importantly, beauty speaks to the soul.
It has no value to our mortal bodies. All that is beautiful leads to God. A reverence for nature, the creative arts, the keeping of a beautiful home, even.
Beauty makes us act differently. By making a place beautiful, which often means simply peeling back the layers of what is already there, we remove the distractions.
We are able to see the existing beauty more clearly, and we are able to start to begin to care. We think more beautifully.
How Important Is Beauty? How Important Is Beauty? MAG. December 31, How much does physical beauty actually impact our lives, careers, relationships, and happiness? National Essay. Practice Reading Test Answer Section. This is your Practice Reading Test Answer Section. The questions in this section are based on the story or article in your practice Reading Section (above). The equation of white marble with beauty is not an inherent truth of the universe; it's a dangerous construct that continues to influence white supremacist ideas today.
We are reminded that we are the instruments of the Divine. Will you plant flowers, or will you plant trash. Will you re-create the divine or destroy it?
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Most of us know there is a payoff to looking good, and in the quest for beauty we spend countless hours and billions of dollars on personal grooming. I once was caught not following procedure. I has to type an essay explaing why it is important: Why Following Lab Procedure is Important Let's say a group of scientists a re working on a VERY.
That’s a really good essay, kind of scattered and intense but very interesting and thought-provoking. I agree that heterosexual love is inherently imbalanced, but why? Not long ago, two interesting studies showed the power of beauty to influence human experience. Two researchers in Japan (Kurosu and Kashimura) did a study to test the correlation between aesthetics — how pretty or nice something looks — and how people rate the usability of the object.
So, an important conclusion of the research is. WHY BEAUTY IS IMPORTANT FOR WOMEN AND HOW MAKEUP CAN HELP.
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