What makes things beautiful? Is it the shine of absolute beauty? The Japanese say otherwise. They believe that it is the very presence of flaws and imperfection in something that actually is at the core of it being beautiful. This concept is otherwise known as, Wabi-Sabi.
About Wabi-sabi, The great Richard Powell says,
That, of course, is a truth which is obvious to all of us. But have we really embraced it yet?