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Society is founded upon cloth.Thomas Carlyle
Her hat is a creation that will never go out of style; it will just look ridiculous year after year.Fred Allen
All fashions are charming, or rather relatively charming, each one being a new striving, more or less well conceived, after beauty, an approximate statement of an ideal, the desire for which constantly teases the unsatisfied human mind.Charles Baudelaire
Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions.Coco Chanel
Fashion is made to become unfashionable.Coco Chanel
Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who like women never notice what they wear.Anatole France
If the cut of the costume indicates intellect and talent, then the color indicates temper and heart.Thomas Carlyle
Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich.Nicolas Chamfort
Fashion is more powerful than any tyrant.Latin Proverb
You must be in fashion is the utterance of weak headed mortals.Charles Spurgeon
Fashion is like the ashes left behind by the uniquely shaped flames of the fire, the trace alone revealing that a fire actually took place.Paul de Man
If one considers how much reason every person has for anxiety and timid self-concealment, and how three-quarters of his energy and goodwill can be paralyzed and made unfruitful by it, one has to be very grateful to fashion, insofar as it sets that three-quarters free and communicates self-confidence and mutual cheerful agreeableness to those who know they are subject to its law.Friedrich Nietzsche
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.Benjamin Franklin
Women's fashion is a euphemism for fashion created by men for women.Andrea Dworkin
When you go to a nice restaurant, you want to be relaxed and have a drink and everything, you want to look at people who look well. You don’t want to look at some slob with an open shirt and a hairy chest. At least I don’t.Iris Apfel
Whoever said that money can’t buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping.Bo Derek
Fashion has to reflect who you are, what you feel at the moment, and where you’re going.Pharrell Williams
You gotta have style. It helps you get down the stairs. It helps you get up in the morning. It’s a way of life. Without it, you’re nobody.Diana Vreeland
I adore wearing gems, but not because they are mine. You can’t possess radiance, you can only admire it.Elizabeth Taylor
Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.Coco Chanel
Fashion somehow, for me, is purely and happily irrational.Hedi Slimane