Bill Blass "Style is primarily a matter of instinct."
Carmel Snow "Elegance is good taste plus a dash of daring." "Inspiration comes out of the air we breath. That air is free for all."
Carmen Miranda "Enquanto gostar, vou continuar usando. As outras podem ir lamber sabão."
Christian Dior "Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest."
Dener "Eu comecei há uns cem anos a ser diferente de alguns que tentam me imitar."
Diana Vreeland "Fashion must be the most intoxicating release from the banality of the world." "The only real elegance is in the mind; if you´ve got that, the rest really comes from it." "A little bad taste is like a nice splash of paprika. No taste is what I'm against."
Edna Chase "Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess."
Gabrielle Chanel "A moda não existe apenas nos vestidos; a moda está no ar, é o vento que a traz, nós a respiramos, a pressentimos, ela está no céu e no chão, está ligada às idéias, aos costumes, aos acontecimentos." "In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different." "Fashion is architecture. It´s a matter of proportion."
Geoffrey Beene "The greatest concubines in history knew that everything revealed with nothing concealed is a bore."
Honoré de Balzac "La toilette est l´expression de la société. " "La mode, c' est l'opinion en matière de costume."
Hélène Lazareff "Le sérieux dans la frivolité, l ´ironie dans le grave."
Jean Cocteau "Style is a simple way of saying complicated things."
Louis XIV "Fashion is the mirror of history."
Mainbocher "I have never know a really chic woman whose appearance was not, in large part, an outward reflection of her inner self."
Manolo Blahnik "You put on high heels and you change."
Marlene Dietrich "I dress for the image. Not for myself, not for the public, not for fashion, not for men"
Max Ernst "Art is dead. Long live fashion"
Napoleão "Go to Paris and become a woman."
Yves Saint Laurent "Fashion fades: style is eternal." "Isn´t elegance forgetting what one is wearing?"