Quotable quotes : On clothing

There have been so many clever, insightful things said about dress…

Here are just a few…

“Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence in society.”
~ Mark Twain, quoted in More Maxims of Mark, Johnson, 1927

“It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.”
~Henry David Thoreau

“The whole art of living is mirrored in fashion..”
~ Cecil Beaton

“Each age seeks its own image, the mirror of that image being the mirror of truth.”
~ Christian Dior



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