Fashion Culture Quotes

Fashion is the science of appearances, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be.

Montaigne

A good model can advance fashion by ten years.

Yves Saint Laurent

Fashion should not be expected to serve in the stead of courage or character.

Loretta Young

The fashion wears out more apparel than the man.

William Shakespeare

Fashion for the most part is nothing but the ostentation of riches.

John Locke

Fashion--a word which knaves and fools may use, Their knavery and folly to excuse.

Charles Churchill

Fashion, which elevates the bad to the level of the good, subsequently turns its back on bad and good alike.

Eric Bentley

Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.

Baltasar Gracian

Change in fashion is the tax which the industry of the poor levies on the vanity of the rich

Chamfort

A fashion that does not reach the streets is not a fashion

Coco Chanel

The custom and fashion of today will be the awkwardness and outrage of tomorrow - so arbitrary are these transient laws

Alexandre Dumas PËre

Plain dealing is a jewel, but they that wear it are out of fashion

Thomas Fuller

Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.

George Santayana

Fashion is a tyrant from which there is no deliverance; all must conform to its whimsical

French Proverb

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

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