"Your English style will no doubt put all the gentlemen to bed.
I speak figuratively of course"
Photography by Cecil Beaton
"The trouble with most English women is that they will dress as if they had been a mouse in a previous incarnation and do not want to attract attention"
"One day I was walking down Bond Street thinking how impeccably dressed I was in a well-cut brown suit, when a very distinguished man shouted at me 'People like you ought to be shot!'"
"People say I have three thousand pairs of shoes.
I did not have three thousand pairs of shoes.
I had one thousand and sixty!"
"If a woman rebels against high-heeled shoes
she should take care to do it in a very smart hat"
George Bernard Shaw
"I think men talk to women so they can sleep with them
and women sleep with men so they can talk to them"
"No one expects a great lay to pay all the bills"
Seven quotes for a Thursday afternoon was a weekly series. When I started doing it fifty weeks ago I hardly had any readers so I've decided to wheel out a few of my favourites again. It's so hard to pick a few! I shall do a new format of quotes and pictures on Fridays from now on xxx
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