We all agree that sexual perversion is rife across the land, but does that mean all men are always looking at women like a piece of meat? Of course not. While every man has the visual hard-wiring, not all men choose the path of lust every time they see an attractive woman. Perhaps they were protected from perverted, unhealthy views of sexuality while growing up and never began to objectify women as sex objects. Perhaps they’ve been delivered by God’s grace.
Pure men can notice a woman’s beauty and still see her as a sister, moving from thinking She is beautiful! right back to their previous line of thought. But even for these men there are things happening inside them that they don’t always consciously recognize, which explains why men appreciate beauty so intensely.