Most popular appearances quotes
A bird is known by his feathers.
Appearances are but a glimpse of what is hidden.
If you seek the kernel, then you must break the shell. And likewise, if you would know the reality of Nature, you must destroy the appearance, and the further you go beyond the appearance the nearer you will be to the essence.
Appearances give us more pleasure than reality, especially when they help to satisfy our egos.
Often a noble face hides filthy ways.
Beware the wolf in sheep's clothing.
Judge nothing by the appearance. The more beautiful the serpent, the more fatal its sting.
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
Let us be grateful to the mirror for revealing to us our appearances only.
Appearances are not seen to be a clue to the truth. But we seem to have no other.
The world more often rewards the appearances of merit than merit itself.
If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, it's a duck.
All that glitters is not gold.
Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend.
You can't tell a book by looking at its cover.
Leaves are light, and useless, and idle, and wavering, and changeable; they even dance; and yet God in his wisdom has made them a part of oaks. And in so doing he has given us a lesson, not to deny the stout-heartedness within because we see the lightsomeness without.