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  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    A saint addicted to excessive self-abnegation is a dangerous associate; he may infect you with poverty, and a stiffening of those joints which are needed for advancement - in a word, with more renunciation than you care for - and so you flee the contagion.
  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    A good model can advance fashion by ten years.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    It is easier to make a saint out of a libertine than out of a prig.
  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    It pains me physically to see a woman victimized, rendered pathetic, by fashion.
  • Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    French writer 1900-1944
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    Perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add but when there is no longer anything to take away, when a body has been stripped down to its nakedness.
  • Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    French writer 1900-1944
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    Are wars... anything but the means whereby a nation's problems are set, where creation is stimulated - there you have adventure. But there is no adventure in heads-or-tails, in betting that the toss will come out of life or death. War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.
  • Doug Horton
    Doug Horton
    American Protestant clergyman 1891-1968
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    Born a saint, die a sinner - born a sinner, die a saint.
  • Oswald Chambers
    Oswald Chambers
    Scottish preacher, writer 1874-1917
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    Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.
  • Anita Brookner
    Anita Brookner
    British Writer 1938-
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    Existentialism is about being a saint without God; being your own hero, without all the sanction and support of religion or society.
  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    Fashions fade, but style is eternal.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
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    For virtue's self may too much zeal be had; the worst of madmen is a saint run mad.
  • Brooke Burke
    Brooke Burke
    American actress, dancer, model 1971-
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    I go to Saint Barth in the French West Indies for two weeks each year. That place is amazing. Amazing people, beautiful beaches, great wine, wonderful harbors... It's incredibly romantic.
  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes.
  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    I knew the youthfulness of the sixties: Talitha and Paul Getty lying on a starlit terrace in Marrakesh, beautiful and damned, and a whole generation assembled as if for eternity where the curtain of the past seemed to lift before an extraordinary future.
  • George Bush
    George Bush
    President of the US 1924-
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    I take as my guide the hope of a saint: in crucial things, unity... in important things, diversity... in all things, generosity.
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