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 Cecil Beaton - “San Francisco is perhaps the most European of all American cities.”
 Cecil Beaton - “Mrs Woolf's complaint should be addressed to her creator, who made her, rather than me.”
 Cecil Beaton - “All I want is the best of everything and there's very little of that left.”
 Cecil Beaton - “I can't afford a whole new set of enemies.”
 Cecil Beaton - “More varied than any landscape was the landscape in the sky, with islands of gold and silver, peninsulas of apricot and rose against a background of many shades of turquoise and azure.”
 Cecil Beaton - “What is elegance Soap and water”
 Cecil Beaton - “On close inspection, this device turned out to be a funereal juke box - the result of mixing Lloyd's of London with the principle of the chewing gum dispenser.”
 Cecil Beaton - “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 - “Americans have an abiding belief in their ability to control reality by purely material means... airline insurance replaces the fear of death with the comforting prospect of cash.”
 Cecil Beaton - “Never in the history of fashion has so little material been raised so high to reveal so much that needs to be covered so badly.”
 Cecil Beaton - “Perhaps the world's second-worst crime is boredom the first is being a bore.”
 Cecil Beaton - “On close inspection, this device turned out to be a funereal juke box the result of mixing Lloyd's of London with the principle of the chewing gum dispenser.”
 Cecil Beaton - “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 - “Be daring, be different, be impractical be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary. Routines have their purposes, but the merely routi”
 Cecil Beaton - “Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.”