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style Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about style
  1. #1
    “Form will determine the nature of content.”
  2. #2
    “Imitating another style is simply a sham.”
  3. #3
    “Every young geisha may be proud of her hairstyle at first, but she comes to hate it within three or four days.”
  4. #4
    And what an example of the power of dress young Oliver Twist was!
  5. #5
    “Style, like taste, is resistant to lucid definition; however, both, as living things should be, are subject to constant change.”
  6. #6
    “In matters of grave importance, style, not sincerity is the vital thing.”
  7. #7
    “You know, Minister, I disagree with Dumbledore on many counts...but you cannot deny he’s got style...”
  8. #8
    “‘Nice polka dots,’ I say. He smiles. ‘Nice Labradors.’ I mean, he’s cute, so I’ll let it slide, but the dogs on my pants are clearly golden retrievers.”
  9. #9
    “Somehow, of late, I had got into the way of involuntarily using this word ‘prefer’ upon all sorts of not exactly suitable occasions. And I trembled to think that my contact with the scrivener had already and seriously affected me in a mental way. And what further and deeper aberration might it not yet produce?”