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Most Beautiful 2014
Iconic Beauties, Inspiring Quotes

They set the standard of beauty in Hollywood, so what makes these stars feel truly beautiful – find out

Advice

"My advice: Don't waste so much time worrying about your skin or your weight. Develop what you do, what you put your hands on in the world." – Meryl Streep | Meryl Streep

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"My advice: Don't waste so much time worrying about your skin or your weight. Develop what you do, what you put your hands on in the world." – Meryl Streep

Aging

Confidence

"Nothing makes a  woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful." – Sophia Loren | Sophia Loren

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"Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful." – Sophia Loren

"All little girls should be told they are pretty – even if they aren't." – Marilyn Monroe | Marilyn Monroe

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04/11/2014 02:00PM

"All little girls should be told they are pretty – even if they aren't." – Marilyn Monroe

"I am my best self when I have super-short hair. That's when I feel most like me and most confident." – Halle Berry | Halle Berry
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"I am my best self when I have super-short hair. That's when I feel most like me and most confident." – Halle Berry

Flaws

"I always thought I had crooked eyebrows and crooked teeth. That's why I never understood why people called me a beauty." – Lauren Bacall | Lauren Bacall

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04/11/2014 02:00PM

"I always thought I had crooked eyebrows and crooked teeth. That's why I never understood why people called me a beauty." – Lauren Bacall

Happiness

"A woman is most beautiful when she smiles." – Beyoncé
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"A woman is most beautiful when she smiles." – Beyoncé

"It isn't about a smile; it is about what is inside of your smile." – Julia Roberts | Julia Roberts

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04/11/2014 03:00PM

"It isn't about a smile; it is about what is inside of your smile." – Julia Roberts

"I think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period." – Drew Barrymore | Drew Barrymore

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04/11/2014 03:00PM

"I think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period." – Drew Barrymore

Inner beauty

"I sincerely feel that beauty comes largely from within." – Christy Turlington | Christy Turlington

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04/11/2014 03:00PM

"I sincerely feel that beauty comes largely from within." – Christy Turlington

Makeup

"I believe in manicures. I believe in overdressing. I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick." – Audrey Hepburn | Audrey Hepburn

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04/11/2014 03:00PM

"I believe in manicures. I believe in overdressing. I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick." – Audrey Hepburn

"Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick." – Gwyneth Paltrow | Gwyneth Paltrow

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04/11/2014 03:15PM

"Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick." – Gwyneth Paltrow

Outer beauty

"It's better to be looked over, than overlooked." – Mae West | Mae West

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04/11/2014 03:00PM

"It's better to be looked over, than overlooked." – Mae West

"Looking a certain way is a blessing and a curse." – Farrah Fawcett
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"Looking a certain way is a blessing and a curse." – Farrah Fawcett

"I think beauty is a gift that you have to make the most of. I've worked hard at trying to look my best."  – Catherine Zeta-Jones
04/11/2014 03:00PM

"I think beauty is a gift that you have to make the most of. I've worked hard at trying to look my best." – Catherine Zeta-Jones

"There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful." – Loretta Young | Loretta Young

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04/11/2014 03:00PM

"There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful." – Loretta Young

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