September 16, 2009

Quotables: of the modern sort

"Dress cute wherever you go, life is too short to blend in."

-Paris Hilton, Oxford Dictionary of Quotations
And how true!  

7 comments :

  1. Can't say I've always like Paris Hilton's clothes, but I do agree with the sentiment.

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  2. She also said "You can never be too blonde, too tan, or too rich"

    My theory is "I always overdress for every occasion so I never feel underdressed"

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  3. So lovely. This is one of my favorite Gainsboroughs and it graces my well-worn copy of Evelina. It's hard to put Evelina and Paris Hilton together, but you did it!

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  4. Bluck.
    When asked what she'd wear to her wedding, Margot Channing in All About Eve said: "Oh something simple. A fur coat over a nightgown." One of my favorite clothing quotes.

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  5. Then again, Jane Austen said "beware of enterprises requiring new clothes" (or words to that effect).

    I think both quotes are pretty valid!

    That's a gorgeous painting you posted today, Lauren. It's the kind of pastoral that makes me want to cross planes of existence and enter it!

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  6. I will never ever in my life get over the fact that she's quoted in the Oxford Dictionary...

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  7. wow, with all so many quotable quotes about fashion and/or Marie Antoinette you had to pick the most ridiculous. its ok its your blog and my opinion lol

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