"Fashion fades, only style remains the same."
"Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people."
"Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life."
"Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity."
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"If at first you don't succeed, failure may be your style."
"Only great minds can afford a simple style."
"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."
"Style is a magic wand, and turns everything to gold that it touches."
Logan Pearsall Smith
"Looking good and dressing well is a necessity. Having a purpose in life is not."
"Create your own visual style... let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others."
"You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor."
"Style is the mind skating circles around itself as it moves forward."
"I discovered that what's really important for a creator isn't what we vaguely define as inspiration or even what it is we want to say, recall, regret, or rebel against. No, what's important is the way we say it. Art is all about craftsmanship. Others can interpret craftsmanship as style if they wish. Style is what unites memory or recollection, ideology, sentiment, nostalgia, presentiment, to the way we express all that. It's not what we say but how we say it that matters."
"Style is an expression of individualism mixed with charisma."
"Style is the perfection of a point of view"
"Style is a simple way of saying complicated things"
"Style is primarily a matter of instinct."
"A gentleman can live through anything."
"A gentleman is any man who wouldn't hit a woman with his hat on."
"A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally."
"A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out."
George Bernard Shaw
"A gentleman is simply a patient wolf."
"A gentleman has his eyes on all those present; he is tender toward the bashful, gentle toward the distant, and merciful toward the absent."
Lawrence G. Lovasik
"A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value."
Anna Howard Shaw
"A gentleman will not insult me, and no man not a gentleman can insult me."
"A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words."
Kong Fu Zi
"A lady is smarter than a gentleman, maybe, she can sew a fine seam, she can have a baby, she can use her intuition instead of her brain, but she can't fold a paper in a crowded train."
"A man may learn from his Bible to be a more thorough gentleman than if he had been brought up in all the drawing-rooms in London."
"A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about."
"A rich rogue nowadays is fit company for any gentleman; and the world, my dear, hath not such a contempt for roguery as you imagine."
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."
"Aaron is not at all what his image might indicate. He's fiercly loyal and a true and total gentleman. He's very shy but has very strong opinions. He's into everything, wardrobe, hair, script, casting."
"All I want is a gentleman. I'm sick to bloody death of bastards. "
"All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman."
"An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be."
"And though it is much to be a nobleman, it is more to be a gentleman."
"Any gentleman with the slightest chic will give a girl a fifty dollar bill for the powder room."
"Anyone can be heroic from time to time, but a gentleman is something you have to be all the time."
"By the by, if the English race had done nothing else, yet if they left the world the notion of a gentleman, they would have done a great service to mankind."
Gerard Manley Hopkins
"Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage."
"If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous, generous, tolerant, and straightforward, through which he opens the way to instruct others."
"The difference between style and fashion is quality."
"No gentleman ever discusses any relationship with a lady."
"The more you act like a lady, the more he'll act like a gentleman."
Sydney Biddle Barrows
"Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams."
"Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in, forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day, you shall begin it well and serenely..."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"80 percent of success is just showing up"
"Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity."
"Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do."
"You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him."
James D. Miles
"I have no regrets in my life. I think that everything happens to you for a reason. The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger person."
"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."
"Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving."
"Most people say that is it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character."
"Character develops itself in the stream of life."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"A man's reputation is what other people think of him; his character is what he really is."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."
"I admire men of character, and I judge character not by how men deal with their superiors, but mostly how they deal with their subordinates, and that, to me, is where you find out what the character of a man is."
Gen. H. Norman Schwartzkopf
"Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing."
"You cannot build character and courage by taking away man's initiative and independence."
"Character is determined more by the lack of certain experiences than by those one has had."
"You change your life by changing your heart."
"Character is like the foundation of a house - it is below the surface."
"Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time."
"Champions do not become champions when they win the event, but in the hours, weeks, months and years they spend preparing for it. The victorious performance itself is merely the demonstration of their championship character."
T. Alan Armstrong
"One of the most important lessons that experience teaches is that, on the whole, success depends more upon character than upon either intellect or fortune."
William Edward Hartpole Lecky
"Action is the foundational key to all success."
"Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success."
"Diligence is the mother of good fortune."
"Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune."
"If you want to achieve things in life, you've just got to do them, and if you're talented and smart, you'll succeed."
"Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result."
"Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get."
"The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people."
"The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents."
"What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose."
"All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose."
"I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often."
"Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, "What's in it for me?" "
"The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life."
"The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear."
"Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected."