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David Bailey Quotes

(1938), British Photographer

We live in deeds, not years: In thoughts not breaths; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart throbs. He most lives Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best.

Category: Achievement

I never cared for fashion much, amusing little seams and witty little pleats: it was the girls I liked.

Category: Fashion

It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter, because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary; it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the ordinary.

Category: Photography

All that Swinging Sixties nonsense, we all thought it was passť at the time.

Category: Twentieth Century