Quotations on Fashion
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It is not so for art in appreciation because art is concerned with human behavior. And science is concerned with the behavior of metal or energy. It depends on what the fashion is. Now today it's energy. It's the same soul behind it. The same soul, you see.
- Josef Albers
(Keywords: Art, Science, Soul, Appreciation, Behavior, Energy, Fashion, Now, Today)
There is a lot of use of ProTools in professional studios, but this is mostly for the special effects it allows, not for sound quality. These special effects soon fall out of fashion, and I don't think this trend will define studios permanently.
- Steve Albini
(Keywords: Quality, Fashion, Sound, Will)
My work is more about trying to ask good questions and not trying to come up with big shows. Every fashion company is doing that, every car company is doing that.
- Laurie Anderson
(Keywords: Car, Work, Company, Fashion, Questions, Trying)
My memory of my mom is a wine glass in one hand and a cigarette in the other. She was a runway fashion model, and she was quite a glamorous woman.
- Loni Anderson
(Keywords: Mom, Fashion, Memory, Wine, Woman)
I don't look so closely at women's fashion, but from the 20th century on, people have had the freedom to express themselves and their individualities, and fashion is one of the most fundamental ways in which they do this, men and women are equally able to express themselves.
- Tadao Ando
(Keywords: Men, Women, People, Fashion, Freedom)
I almost resent the whole fashion thing. Good God- never wearing the same thing twice and all of those things. It's a pain in the ass.
- Jennifer Aniston
(Keywords: God, Fashion, Pain)
The difference between style and fashion is quality.
- Giorgio Armani
(Keywords: Quality, Difference, Fashion, Style)
Obama was 200 percent advertising. I promote myself to sell my brands. Because now I am a kind of celeb. I am in a different world than the fashion industry. I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson, Madonna. I build me as a celebrity.
- Christian Audigier
(Keywords: Advertising, Celebrity, Fashion, Now, World)
The manner of the country makes the usage of life there, and the land will not be lived in except in its own fashion.
- Mary Austin
(Keywords: Life, Country, Fashion, Land, Will)
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
- Francis Bacon
(Keywords: Art, Fashion, Living)
It is only in the act of nursing that a woman realizes her motherhood in visible and tangible fashion; it is a joy of every moment.
- Honore De Balzac
(Keywords: Act, Fashion, Joy, Motherhood, Woman)
I like to play dress up, I'm in love with fashion.
- Fantasia Barrino
(Keywords: Love, Dress, Fashion, Play)
The leading cause of death among fashion models is falling through street grates.
- Dave Barry
(Keywords: Death, Cause, Fashion, Leading)
Never in the history of fashion has so little material been raised so high to reveal so much that needs to be covered so badly.
- Cecil Beaton
(Keywords: History, Fashion, Needs)
I'm a geek who loves fashion. There's been a reinvention of the word geek. It means being passionate about anything that's under the radar or sort of frowned upon, like Comic-Con.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Being, Fashion, Word)
Political and social events must also be effective, but not in a very obvious fashion. But political confusion and prolonged peace undoubtedly affect creative thought but whether they respectively hinder or help it is not at all certain.
- John Desmond Bernal
(Keywords: Peace, Thought, Confusion, Events, Fashion, Help, Obvious)
Sometimes the eye gets so accustomed that if you don't have a change, you're bored. It's the same with fashion, you know. And that, I suppose, is what style is about.
- Bill Blass
(Keywords: Change, Eye, Fashion, Style)
Fashion is so close in revealing a person's inner feelings and everybody seems to hate to lay claim to vanity so people tend to push it away. It's really too close to the quick of the soul.
- Stella Blum
(Keywords: Soul, People, Feelings, Fashion, Hate, Quick, Vanity)
Fashion is a social agreement. the result of a consensus of a large group of people.
- Stella Blum
(Keywords: People, Agreement, Fashion, Result)
I'll probably be 80 years old and still performing. Music is like fashion, it changes. But some things will always be the same.
- Toni Braxton
(Keywords: Music, Fashion, Old, Will, Years)
To seek understanding before taking action, yet to trust my instincts when action is called for. Never to avoid danger from fear, never to seek out danger for its own sake. Never to conform to fashion from fear of eccentricity, never to be eccentric from fear of conformity.
- Steven Brust
(Keywords: Trust, Fear, Action, Conformity, Danger, Eccentricity, Fashion, Understanding)
Women thrive on novelty and are easy meat for the commerce of fashion. Men prefer old pipes and torn jackets.
- Anthony Burgess
(Keywords: Men, Women, Commerce, Fashion, Novelty, Old)
Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother's shoes.
- Sophia Bush
(Keywords: Mother, Blood, Fashion, Growing up)
Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich.
- Nicolas de Chamfort
(Keywords: Change, Fashion, Tax, Poor, Vanity)
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
(Keywords: Ideas, Fashion, Sky)
The Chinese seemed to be mourning Mao in a heartfelt fashion. But I wondered how many of their tears were genuine. People had practiced acting to such a degree that they confused it with their true feelings.
- Jung Chang
(Keywords: People, Feelings, Acting, Fashion, Mourning, Tears)
The present condition of fame is merely fashion.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
(Keywords: Fame, Fashion, Present)
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
- Jean Cocteau
(Keywords: Art, Time, Fashion, Ugly)
In the last couple of years, fashion's gotten a lot safer. People are really pulling back.
- Steven Cojocaru
(Keywords: People, Fashion, Years)
Ladies of Fashion starve their happiness to feed their vanity, and their love to feed their pride.
- Charles Caleb Colton
(Keywords: Happiness, Love, Fashion, Ladies, Pride, Vanity)
I love the fashion world. I love clothes. I love style.
- Kaley Cuoco
(Keywords: Love, Clothes, Fashion, Style, World)
I think I was perceived in one fashion. A video is based on a song. I think you can get glimpses of people's presence within that. There's some people you enjoy watching more than others.
- Taylor Dane
(Keywords: People, Fashion, Song)
People think I'm trying to make a fashion statement because I never wear a bra. It's really that I'm a tomboy at heart.
- Cameron Diaz
(Keywords: People, Heart, Fashion, Trying)
Follow sound business trends, not fashion trends.
- Janice Dickinson
(Keywords: Business, Fashion, Sound)
I dress for the image. Not for myself, not for the public, not for fashion, not for men.
- Marlene Dietrich
(Keywords: Men, Dress, Fashion, Public)
Fashion is entertainment. That's why these top models are so fascinating to kids. They're dying to know about Naomi and Christy, or whoever we've declared the new one this afternoon.
- Carrie Donovan
(Keywords: Dying, Entertainment, Fashion, Kids)
Everything in the universe has a purpose. Indeed, the invisible intelligence that flows through everything in a purposeful fashion is also flowing through you.
- Wayne Dyer
(Keywords: Intelligence, Purpose, Fashion, Universe)
A confidence problem exists on the part of the people of the region who desire democratic rule in principle, but remain suspicious of both the fashion with which democratization is presented and the purposes of the democratic world.
- Recep Tayyip Erdogan
(Keywords: People, Confidence, Desire, Fashion, World)
If the work of art is to continue pursuing the vision of both being in and of the world but nevertheless in some fashion being more than just one more object to the mounting clutter, this is the specific point, I think, where this must be assured.
- Brian Ferneyhough
(Keywords: Art, Work, Vision, Being, Fashion, World)
We have the Terminator as governor, and we had an actor as president, so why shouldn't we have a fashion designer as a senator?
- Tom Ford
(Keywords: Actor, Fashion, President)
It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
- Anatole France
(Keywords: Nature, Act, Fashion, Human nature)
All the sculptures of today, like those of the past, will end one day in pieces... So it is important to fashion ones work carefully in its smallest recess and charge every particle of matter with life.
- Alberto Giacometti
(Keywords: Life, Work, Day, End, Fashion, Past, Today, Will)
The English scene got more media attention with their emphasis on fashion, with the safety pins and all. There were some really good bands over there. The Sex Pistols were great.
- Greg Ginn
(Keywords: Sex, Attention, English, Fashion, Media, Safety)
Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion.
- Jean-Luc Godard
(Keywords: Beauty, Fashion, Passion, Quantity)
Winston Churchill aroused this nation in heroic fashion to save civilisation in World War Two. We have everything we need except political will, but political will is a renewable resource.
- Al Gore
(Keywords: War, Fashion, Nation, Will, World, World war)
Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.
- Baltasar Gracian
(Keywords: Knowledge, Fashion, Ignorance)
The economic picture in the States today doesn't allow for jazz concerts in a tour fashion. People now are too used to the Festival, which gives them more names for the same price.
- Norman Granz
(Keywords: People, Fashion, Jazz, Names, Now, states, Today)
I love to make fun of fashion because it is just so silly.
- Kathy Griffin
(Keywords: Love, Fashion, Fun, Silly)
The vanity of loving fine clothes and new fashion, and placing value on ourselves by them is one of the most childish pieces of folly.
- Matthew Hale
(Keywords: Clothes, Fashion, Folly, Value, Vanity)
You don't learn style from watching people on a runway. Fashion happens every morning when you wake up.
- Shalom Harlow
(Keywords: People, Fashion, Style)