Beauty is perceptible in the exterior world because it speaks to its correspondence in the interior world. It is the bridge between subjective and objective nature. Ultimately, the “other,” the person or object, becomes alive with unearthly beauty. Beauty is a magical force fusing “I” and “other” in unity. So the hard surface of things leads ever inward toward the profound luminous world of the real…
The true will, that is the will-to-good, acts from an illuminated state of being. It proceeds according to an innate consciousness of beauty. This light advances from within, being grounded in benevolent actions. Thus each moment the awakening soul is destroying limitation and advancing toward beauty.
“I am not a person, I am solely an articulateness for beauty.”
Joy is an Inside Job, Don Blanding