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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Don't get me wrong, I admire elegance and have an appreciation of the finer things in life. But to me, beauty lies in simplicity.
Elegance is usually confused with superficiality, fashion, lack of depth. This is a serious mistake: human beings need to have elegance in their actions and in their posture because this word is synonymous with good taste, amiability, equilibrium and harmony.
The only thing I was trying to portray was serenity. Also, innocence, vulnerability and elegance.
True elegance for me is the manifestation of an independent mind.
I love unique things that not everyone has. I believe its all about how you wear an outfit, not how much it costs or where it's from. Elegance is the key.
Elegance is all in the mind of the wearer.
Elegance isn't solely defined by what you wear. It's how you carry yourself, how you speak, what you read.
The way a woman carries herself and the way she dresses ought to promote the following types of words: modesty, discretion, wisdom, beauty, elegance and refinement, but not sensuality, luxury, extravagance.
The only real elegance is in the mind; if you've got that, the rest really comes from it.
Elegance does not consist in putting on a new dress.
When I think about fashion and elegance, I imagine a woman from the 1950s, on an airplane, with seamed stockings and a garment belt underneath, a skirt, high heels, and her hair that she's done the night before, perfectly done eyeliner, lipstick, gloves, perhaps, and all this just to sit on an airplane for a transcontinental flight.
If you listen to the great Beatle records, the earliest ones where the lyrics are incredibly simple. Why are they still beautiful? Well, they're beautifully sung, beautifully played, and the mathematics in them is elegant. They retain their elegance.
Jasmine, the name of which signifies fragrance, is the emblem of delicacy and elegance. It is reared with difficulty in New England, but at the South, puts forth all its graces.
Money doesn't buy elegance. You can take an inexpensive sheath, add a pretty scarf, gray shoes, and a wonderful bag, and it will always be elegant.
If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.
The elegance of honesty needs no adornment.
Elegance is refusal.
I was always intrigued by the idea of bringing things together that are considered taboo or risque and bringing them together with something of high elegance and sophistication.
Dita Von Teese
True icons are larger than life, unforgettable with an elegance that's mesmerizingly timeless.
You must, if it's possible, be born with a kind of elegance. It's part of you, of yourself.
Hubert de Givenchy
I'm quite into the French way - simple elegance with just a suggestion of sexiness, nothing vulgar.
Elegance is elimination.
Elegance is achieved when all that is superfluous has been discarded and the human being discovers simplicity and concentration: the simpler and more sober the posture, the more beautiful it will be.
The elegance of a sari or the flirtiness of a lehenga is matchless.
If mathematics is to be understood widely, we need to emphasise its elegance and its applications. Sometimes it seems that universities want to emphasise how difficult it is!
A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement.
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