What does beauty is in the eye of the beholderΒ mean?

 

Idiom Meaning:

beauty is subjective

 

Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:

 

Shallow Hal (2001)

Time of Scene: n/a

Tony Robbins: Haven’t you ever heard that beauty is in the eye of the beholder?

Mauricio: Have you heard the song ‘Who Let The Dogs Out’?

 

The Scarlet PimpernelΒ (1982)

Time of Scene: n/a

Sir Percy: The only power that I can see at present, mademoiselle, is the power of your beauty.

Marguerite: Well, beauty is in the eye of the beholder, Sir Percy.

Sir Percy: This beholder is enchanted.

 

The Twilight Zone “Eye of the Beholder” (1960)

Time of Scene: n/a

Narrator: Now there’re questions that come to mind. Where is this place, and when is it? What kind of world where ugliness is the norm and beauty the deviation from that norm? You want an answer? The answer is, it doesn’t make any difference. Because the old saying happens to be true. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, in this year or a hundred years hence. On this planet or wherever there is human life, perhaps out amongst the stars. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Lesson to be learned in The Twilight Zone.

YouTube Watch on YouTube!

 

 

Submit Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder Idiom Examples

Do you know an example of this idiom from another movie or TV show?

Please send us your suggestion, and we could feature it in the next update.

Click here to submit idiom examples.

 

 

← B Idioms 🎞️ C Idioms β†’

 

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments