G. Bruce Boyer Quotes

Real style is never right or wrong. It’s a matter of being yourself on purpose.

Precision in dress is the neurotic refuge of the perpetually insecure.

It is both delusional and stupid to think that clothes don’t really matter and we should all wear whatever we want. Most people don’t take clothing seriously enough, but whether we should or not, clothes do talk to us and we make decisions based on people’s appearances.

The style of studied nonchalance is the psychological triumph of grace over order.

Real luxury is understanding quality, and having the time to enjoy it.

The man who, as is often said, can get away with wearing a trench coat over his dinner jacket, or an old school tie for a belt, is the one who in fact understands best the rules of proper dress and can bend them to suit his own personality and requirements.