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Edward F. Halifax Quotes

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The plainer the dress, the greater luster does beauty appear.
- Edward F. Halifax

Related topics: Beauty

True merit, like a river, the deeper it is,
the less noise it makes.
- Edward F. Halifax

Gratitude is one of those things that cannot be bought.
It must be born with men, or else all the obligations
in the world will not create it.
- Edward F. Halifax

Men who borrow their opinions can never repay their debts.
- Edward F. Halifax


 

He who leaves nothing to chance will do few things poorly,
but he will do few things.
- Edward F. Halifax

Most men's anger about religion is as if two men should
quarrel for a lady they neither of them care for.
- Edward F. Halifax

The invisible thing called a Good Name is made up of
the breath of numbers that speak well of you.
- Edward F. Halifax


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Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is very good company by the way.
- Edward F. Halifax

When people contend for their liberty they seldom get
anything for their victory,
but new masters.
- Edward F. Halifax

Ignorance makes most men go into a political party,
and shame keeps them from getting out of it.
- Edward F. Halifax

Those who are of the opinion that money will do everything
may reasonably be expected to do everything for money.
- Edward F. Halifax

A person may dwell so long upon a thought that it may take him a prisoner.
- Edward F. Halifax

Life is a journey. It is not a race to test
who can finish first or who can end up with the most loot.
Rather, life is best enjoyed as a meander -
watching the view to left and right - above and below -
as the days slowly move past in dress review.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A dress that zips up the back will bring a husband and wife together.
- James H. Boren

An Edwardian lady in full dress was a wonder to behold,
and her preparations for viewing were awesome.
- William Manchester

Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours,
I must look her straight in the eyes.
- Prince Charles

I had Courtney Love's left bosom out of her dress on my plate in front of me.
It was extraordinary.
I didn't know where to look.
- Hugh Grant

But I don't have a very good track record with royalty.
My dress fell off in front of Prince Charles at the Prince's Trust,
so I'm just living up to my reputation.
- Kate Bush

Women: You can't live with them, and you can't get
them to dress up in a skimpy little Nazi costume and
beat you with a warm squash or something.
- Emo Philips

A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting,
two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.
- Lord Byron

The connection between dress and war is not far to seek;
your finest clothes are those you wear as soldiers.
- Virginia Woolf

No change in musical style will survive unless it is
accompanied by a change in clothing style.
Rock is to dress up to.
- Frank Zappa

People have a hard time making me dress up to look like a classy gal.
- Judy Holliday

A lot of old guys in movies are like cowboys -
they talk like cowboys and they dress like cowboys.
- Val Kilmer

You can dress it up, but it comes down to the fact
that a movie is only as good as its script.
- Curtis Hanson

But I love how people who are musical,
they know how to dress.
- Amy Sedaris

I feel less pressure to dress youthfully.
I'm 50 and everyone knows I'm 50 - who are you kidding? Jeans are my uniform.
I have about 15 pairs.
- Michelle Pfeiffer

If you take my performance or my understanding of the
role and my appreciation for story and then dress it in CGI,
that I guess becomes an action film.
- Vin Diesel

I usually dress very casual.
Whenever I go out with my friends, I'm always like,
'Can't I just wear sweatpants?'
- Natalie Portman

At home it's all Batman and Star Wars and they do gang up on me.
Sometimes I don't want to dress up as Darth Vader or play train sets,
so I'll go out for a drink with the girls.
- Sadie Frost

Large parties given to very young children...
foster the passions of vanity and envy,
and produce a love of dress and display which is very
repulsive in the character of a child.
- Susanna Moodie

There's no way I set out to be a certain kind of symbol -
the way I dress is the way I am,
the way I live my life.
- Pamela Anderson

Life is not a dress rehearsal.
- Rose Tremain

I'm just a bleeping maniac in straight clothing.
There's no reason to dress my monster up.
- Glenn Frey

Nakedness reveals itself.
Nudity is placed on display.
The nude is condemned to never being naked.
Nudity is a form of dress.
- John Berger

Louis Armstrong, who learned to be in exquisite dress,
came from the bottom, and he's not a trash can.
- Stanley Crouch

It's fun to do voiceover work, although you still have to act.
But it doesn't involve memorizing lines,
and you don't have to dress up.
- Stephen Root

Look for the woman in the dress.
If there is no woman, there is no dress.
- Coco Chanel

I adore the challenge of creating truly modern clothes,
where a woman's personality and sense of self are revealed.
I want people to see the dress, but focus on the woman.
- Vera Wang

I used to love to play dress-up, where you get your
mother's or your grandmother's dresses and high heels.
- Suzanne Farrell

Fantasies are more than substitutes for unpleasant reality;
they are also dress rehearsals,
plans.
All acts performed in the world begin in the imagination.
- Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

Women dress alike all over the world:
they dress to be annoying to other women.
- Elsa Schiaparelli

Gossip is just news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.
- Liz Smith

Age becomes reality when you hear someone refer to
that attractive young woman standing next to the woman in the green dress,
and you find that you're the one in the green dress.
- Lois Wyse

I'm kind of a quirky dresser usually.
Like today, I'm actually pretty put together,
but I dress kind of off sometimes, but that's just part of my personality.
- Debbie Gibson

The law is simply expediency wearing a long white dress.
- Quentin Crisp

I don't want to dress up a picture with just my face.
- Grace Kelly

Gossip is news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress.
- Liz Smith

There was a French singer, Francoise Hardy -
I used to look at her pictures and try to dress like her.
- Carly Simon

It's for all the women who embrace my aesthetic,
but can't afford a Vera Wang dress.
If women can get anything out of it -
a little bit of me or a lot of me,
that's what's important.
- Vera Wang

Over the years I have learned that what is important
in a dress is the woman who is wearing it.
- Yves Saint Laurent

I dress for the image.
Not for myself, not for the public, not for fashion,
not for men.
- Marlene Dietrich

I think dress, hairstyle and make-up are the crucial
factors in projecting an attractive persona and give
one the chance to enhance one's best physical features.
- Vivienne Westwood

I promised to always bring up a glass of water to her before we go to bed,
and she promised to never let me dress myself.
- Fred Savage

I like to play dress up, I'm in love with fashion.
- Fantasia Barrino

An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick,
unless soul clap its hands and sing,
and louder sing for every tatter in its mortal dress.
- William Butler Yeats

I have a dress-up chest at home.
I love to create this fantasy kind of thing.
- Kate Moss

Sometimes I put on a ski mask and dress in old clothes,
go out on the streets and beg for quarters.
- Mike Tyson

Kids who have no money are still figuring out a way -
somehow -
to dress nicely.
- Jim McKay

My manager wants me to dress like a nun and I want
to dress like a teenager.
- Anna Kournikova

And finding the hat, I always like to find the hat.
And then props just dress the set.
It's all fabulous.
- Morgan Freeman

What does it mean when people applaud? Should I give
'em money? Say thank you? Lift my dress? The lack of applause -
that I can respond to.
- Barbra Streisand

Every day each of us wakes up, reaches into drawers and closets,
pulls out a costume for the day and proceeds to dress
in a style that can only be called preposterous.
- Mary Schmich

No education can be of true advantage to young women
but that which trains them up in humble industry,
in great plainness of living, in exact modesty of dress.
- William Law

Cause I won't repeat myself, the way I dress and look.
- Kelly Lynch

I have the worst ear for criticism; even when I have
created a stage set I like,
I always hear the woman in the back of the dress circle
who says she doesn't like blue.
- Cecil Beaton

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

However I dress it up, I was a spy and I am not proud of it.
- Christine Keeler

When we had highly sensitive information,
the DNA on the dress, that was held within our office and the FBI.
There was no dissemination of that information.
- Kenneth Starr

It is a common observation, that the more solicitous
any people are about dress,
the more effeminate they are.
- Karl Philipp Moritz

I hate the idea of getting in a building that someone
else has designed and having to do something to it
yourself to sort of dress it up -
it's like using presets in your tracks.
- Sean Booth


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