Essay About Beauty

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What is beauty?
It has always been said that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder" that being said, everyone’s opinion on the definition of beauty will differ. Some people believe beauty is based on appearance others speculate that beauty goes a little deeper than that. However, I believe that society has completely twisted the definition of beauty and turned it into an impossible perspective of how you are supposed to look to be considered “Beautiful”. According to Oxford Dictionary, “Beauty is a combination of qualities, such as shape, colour, or form that pleases the aesthetic senses, especially the sight.” Most people these days would take that definition and apply it to a person’s outward appearance. Given the definition of the word
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Although you can look at perfect glowing sunset and say “wow that is beautiful”, and which it is, but it takes more than that for a person beautiful. To be a beautiful person you have to have inner beauty and inner beauty is something you feel in your heart. "Beauty is not always seen but is felt in the heart" a remarkable quote said by the unforgettable Helen Keller whom was born deaf and blind but yet she found a way to “see” the beauty in every aspect of her life. Hellen became prodigious motivator during her time and presented to people how to have a optimistic attitude towards everything you do. That is what makes a beautiful person. Hellen Keller helps me proves my point that beauty is something that is felt on the inside. You do not have to be able to see to physically view beauty to know what it is. Helen’s definition would of beauty would differ from the Oxford Dictionary definition simply because everybody experiences things a different way and uses past experience’s to define a word in their own…show more content…
Inner beauty is much more imperative than being beautiful in society’s eyes. Society has completely changed the definition of beauty. Beauty is so much superior to what the media wants us to think, kindness and happiness are more beautiful and more charishable than most the kind of beauty society says is “acceptable”. Beautiful people find the good in everybody, have a positive mindset even through hard times and seek to find happiness for

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