I believe that all consensual body modifications are beautiful. Why would anyone care what someone else does to feel at home in their own skin?
“By using your body, modifying your body, you can go into [different] states of consciousness and discover the true nature of life and yourself.” -Fakir Musafar
“I feel that some piercings reflect the personality, and those are more like haircuts or styles of clothing that you embrace. Other piercings are supposed to be there. When you look in the mirror, you don’t look different so much as same somehow, as if it has been there all along.” -John Cobb
“Our bodies are apt to be our autobiographies.” -Frank Gillette Burgiss
“When you open the flesh, you let something in.” -Alex Binnie