The Beauty of diagrams
Mathematician Marcus du Sautoy explores the stories behind some of the most familiar scientific diagrams. Vitruvian man is a perfect diagram. Do you think so as well? Is the beauty subjective or objective? It is a very interesting controversy in the theory of aesthetic. In fact, everyone has their own point of view, no concession. Subjective opinion represents your emotional thinking. Objective opinion represents your theoretic thinking. I insist that the beauty is subjective. The concept of beauty is very broad. It often involves the interpretation of some entity as being in balance and harmony with nature, which may lead to feelings of attraction and emotional well-being. Standards of beauty are always evolving, based on what a culture considers valuable. Historical paintings show a wide range of different standards for beauty. However, humans who are relatively young, with smooth skin, well-proportioned bodies, and regular features, have traditionally been considered to be the most beautiful throughout history. Beauty presents a standard of comparison, and it can cause resentment and dissatisfaction when not achieved. People who do not fit the "beauty ideal" may be ostracized within their communities. Stars on TV or in the movie, are all the beautiful persons in the eye of the masses. It’s true that a pretty face will attract more people, and they will think you are beautiful. But beauty is much more than this. For me, beauty is something that make me feel comfortable, for example, a small flower with slight fragrance. However, what is most important is that inner beauty is better than external beauty. In the final analysis, everybody has his definition of beauty. Nowadays, cosmetic surgery, such as liposuction and breast implant, is becoming more and more popular. While it sounds good on the surface, it has been widely debated that those people can keep the “good” effect all the time. As far as I am concerned, beauty is human nature,...
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