Definitions: (1) carefully done or elaborately made; unique excellence of execution; (2) very lovely; extraordinarily fine; delicately beautiful; appealingly distinctive; (3) of the highest quality; admirable; perfected; (4) highly sensitive; keenly discriminating; fastidious

Synonyms: accomplished, choice, consummate, dainty, matchless, refined

• Science shows us truth and beauty and fills each day with a fresh wonder of the exquisite order which governs our world. — Polykarp Kusch (1911–1993) German-born American physicist
• The arts, quite simply, nourish the soul. They sustain, comfort, inspire. There is nothing like that exquisite moment when you first discover the beauty of connecting with others in celebration of larger ideals and shared wisdom. — Elwood Gordon Gee (1944-) American academic
• It is a holy blessing to be born with the exquisite qualities of a daughter of God. Women of God, both old and young, are spiritual and sensitive, tender and gentle. They have a kind, nurturing nature. This is your inheritance. Never belittle the gifts God has given to you. Develop the divinity that is within you. — Margaret Dyreng Nadauld (1944-) 11th President LDS Young Women organization