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Elegance does not consist in putting on a new dress.

Author: Coco Chanel (1883-1971)

Profession: French Couturier

Even the wisest woman you talk to is ignorant of something you may know, but an elegant woman never forgets her elegance.

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Profession: American Author, Wit, Poet

For me, elegance is not to pass unnoticed but to get to the very soul of what one is.

Author: Christian Lacroix


Nothing is more elegant than ready money!

Author: French Proverb

Profession: Sayings of French Origin

We must never confuse elegance with snobbery.

Author: Yves Saint-Laurent (1936)

Profession: Algerian-Born French Fashion Designer

It is not possible for a man to be elegant without a touch of femininity.

Author: Vivienne Westwood (1941)

Profession: British Fashion Designer

A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.

Author: Tennessee Williams (1914-1983)

Profession: American Dramatist