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Diana Vreeland Quotes

"I adore that pink! It's the navy blue of India!"

"The only real elegance is in the mind; if you've got that, the rest really comes from it."

"What do I think about the way most people dress? Most people are not something one thinks about."

"Blue jeans are the most beautiful things since the gondola."

"The two greatest mannequins of the century were Gertrude Stein and Edith Sitwell-unquestionably. You just couldn't take a bad picture of those two old girls."

"I always wear my sweater back-to-front; it is so much more flattering."

"In a Balenciaga you were the only woman in the room-no other woman existed."

"No one cuts backs like he did. No one knows what a back is anymore."

"Balenciaga did the most delicious evening clothes. Clothes aren't delicious any more."

"Poor, darling fellow-he died of food. He was killed by the dinner table."

"Elegance is innate. It has nothing to do with being well dressed. Elegance is refusal."

"Pink is the navy blue of India."

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