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

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

Fashion is not frivolous. It is a part of being alive today.

Fashion is a tool … to compete in life outside the home. People like you better, without knowing why, because people always react well to a person they like the looks of.

Fashion is architecture. It is a matter of proportions.

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

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

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken.

Fashion is what you adopt when you don’t know who you are.

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.

Fashion is gentility running away from vulgarity and afraid of being overtaken

As for scientific fashions, I should think that they last longer than women’s fashions, but less long than men’s.

You cannot be both fashionable and first-rate.

Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions.

Being a fashion designers, it’s almost like being a doctor. You can touch a person because they cough and you can tell whether they’re ill.

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

Fashion is made to become unfashionable.

He wears his faith but as the fashion of his hat.

Today, fashion is really about sensuality – how a woman feels on the inside. In the eighties women used suits with exaggerated shoulders and waists to make a strong impression. Women are now more comfortable with themselves and their bodies – they no longer feel the need to hide behind their clothes.

Fashions, after all, are only induced epidemics.

Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.

Fashion is a social agreement. the result of a consensus of a large group of people.

Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave

Ladies of Fashion starve their happiness to feed their vanity, and their love to feed their pride.

Being a well-dressed man is a career, and he who goes in for it has no time for anything else.

Fashion is about good energy. It’s about feelings. That’s what I have to give the people, good energy and good feelings.

When I had my own company on Traffic and Coonskin, all metaphors were able to get to the screen clearly. In Cool World, with the producer and Paramount watching me carefully to make sure I was in good taste, I instinctively poured stuff into the picture that I wanted to talk about. But when you force stuff, it’s not really very clear. But, I have a great love for Max Fleischer, especially some of his Black & White Betty Boops with their strange Cab Calloway and Louis Armstrong black folk tale jazz hipness that part of Cool World was a homage in style to those films and that style of cartooning. The Grim Reaper is right out of a Max Fleischer cartoon or old Terrytoons, which is why I hired and love Milton Knight the artist. He understands totally the Uncle Remus fable like qualities behind Fleischer and Terrytoons. Milton Knight is probably the purest artist of that style in the business. He has a hard time because studios think he is old fashioned…but that’s the point.

In an age when the fashion is to be in love with yourself, confessing to being in love with somebody else is an admission of unfaithfulness to one’s beloved

Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave.

Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.

It is not given me to traceThe lovely laughter of that face,Like a clear brook most full of light,Or olives swaying on a height,So silver they have wings, almost;Like a great word once known and lostAnd meaning all things. Nor her voiceA happy sound where larks rejoice,Her body, that great loveliness,The tender fashion of her dress,I may not paint them.These I see,Blazing through all eternity,A fire-winged sign, a glorious tree!

He is only fanastical that is not in fashion.

Hypocrisy is a fashionable vice, and all fashionable vices pass for virtue

Kindness is always fashionable.

Fashion is an imposition, a reign on freedom.

Moreover, as America becomes an increasingly multi-cultural society, it may find it more difficult to fashion a consensus on foreign policy issues, except in the circumstance of a truly massive and widely perceived direct external threat.

Fashion is a potency in art, making it hard to judge between the temporary and the lasting

So soon as a fashion is universal, it is out of date.

If you are not in fashion, you are nobody.

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.

There is nothing more comfortable than a caterpillar and nothing more made for love than a butterfly. We need dresses that crawl and dresses that fly. Fashion is at once a caterpillar and a butterfly, caterpillar by day, butterfly by night.

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

Nothing is more obstinate than a fashionable consensus.

We at Chrysler borrow money the old-fashioned way. We pay it back.

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

Fashions are born and they die too quickly for anyone to learn to love them

Style is an expression of individualism mixed with charisma. Fashion is something that comes after style.

The pure modernist is merely a snob; he cannot bear to be a month behind the fashion.

Women thrive on novelty and are easy meat for the commerce of fashion. Men prefer old pipes and torn jackets.

The fashion wears out more apparel than the man.

I think fashion is about suspense and surprise and fantasy. It’s not about rules.

In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

The difference between style and fashion is quality.

The author of Amelia, the most singular genius which their island ever produced, whose works it has long been the fashion to abuse in public and to read in secret.

It is the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory of fashion that heralds your arrival and prolongs your departure.

We live not according to reason, but according to fashion

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

If youll look at my lovely FEMA attire youll really vomit. I am a fashion god.

Fashion is about good energy. It’s about feelings. That’s what I have to give the people, good energy and good feelings

Fashions are the only induced epidemics, proving that epidemics can be induced by tradesmen.