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Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
Henry David Thoreau
Fashions, after all, are only induced epidemics.
George Bernard Shaw
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.
I am not influenced by the techniques or fashions of any other motion picture company.
Fashions fade, style is eternal.
Yves Saint Laurent
I never kept up with the fashions. I believed in wearing what I thought looked good on me.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
He is not a true man of the world who knows only the present fashions of it.
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
Look back, to slavery, to suffrage, to integration and one thing is clear. Fashions in bigotry come and go. The right thing lasts.
When I travel, I love speaking to women around the world about the things that inspire them, the fashions they like, what makes something good and what would make it even better.
He fashions evil for himself who does evil to another, and an evil plan does mischief to the planner.
A human being fashions his consequences as surely as he fashions his goods or his dwelling. Nothing that he says, thinks or does is without consequences.
A politician is the devil's quilted anvil; He fashions all sins on him, and the blows are never heard.
To regard all things and principles of things as inconstant modes or fashions has more and more become the tendency of modern thought.
Of course, clothing fashions have always been impractical, except in Tahiti.
Glasgow's not a media center. When you're there, when you're hanging about, you feel quite detached from musical movements or fashions or anything like that. You do feel quite alone, in a good way.
Anyone interested in the world generally can't help being interested in young adult culture - in the music, the bands, the books, the fashions, and the way in which the young adult community develops its own language.
The dead and past stories that I have told again in divers fashions, are not set down without authority.
Marie de France
Pop music is a fashion, and fashions come and go. The public retires you as their tastes change.
Some men tend to cling to old intellectual excitements, just as some belles, when they are old ladies, still cling to the fashions and coiffures of their exciting youth.
Then years back, when I moved to California, I happened to see a book about fashions of 19th-century Victorian England, only four pages of which was devoted to the dress of the working class.
Martin C. Smith
The fashions of the ages vary in this direction and that, but they vary for the most part from a central road which was struck out by the imagination of Greece.
Stories about Diana's fashions, about possible rows between Charles and Diana, these were meat and drink.
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting. She will not want new fashions nor regret the loss of expensive diversions or variety of company if she can be amused with an author in her closet.
There is no contradiction between effective law enforcement and respect for civil and human rights. Dr. King did not stir us to move for our civil rights to have them taken away in these kinds of fashions.
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