Ralph Lauren quotes

Born
October 14, 1939, The Bronx, New York, U.S.

Occupation
Fashion designer.

Ralph Lauren is an American fashion designer.

Knowledge is not a passion from without the mind, but and active exertion of the inward strength, vigor, and power of the mind, displaying itself from within.
– Ralph Lauren
I have always loved things that are timeless and get better with age.
– Ralph Lauren
What I do is about living.
– Ralph Lauren
I was very influenced by movies; I was very influenced by a world that had a sense of dream.
– Ralph Lauren
Her imagination is her inspiration.
– Ralph Lauren
It’s the kind of clothes that mothers and daughters can wear, in terms of concept… It’s not about age. It’s about taste, and it’s about lifestyle. I believe women of all ages can wear anything.
– Ralph Lauren
We continue to be an innovator in the industry by constantly updating our products.
– Ralph Lauren
I exercise at the gym with a trainer. I feel it’s very healthy, very important – important for everybody. I feel it’s good for you. It makes you feel better. It loosens you up a little bit.
– Ralph Lauren
Style is very personal. It has nothing to do with fashion. Fashion is over quickly. Style is forever.
– Ralph Lauren
I don’t like it when a woman looks like a fashion victim.
– Ralph Lauren
I never went to fashion school. I didn’t know what a designer was. I knew I had something, but I didn’t know what it was. And it could just have easily been nothing.
– Ralph Lauren
Personal style is about having a sense of yourself and what you believe in every day.
– Ralph Lauren
Fashion is not necessarily about labels. It’s not about brands. It’s about something else that comes from within you.
– Ralph Lauren
I would love the legacy of this company to be not only the beautiful products we made but the way we thought about the world and tried to make it a better place.
– Ralph Lauren
What I believe in is the timelessness of an attitude, the timelessness of style.
– Ralph Lauren
My life has been a dream. If someone had to write a story about it, it would seem a little unreal. It’s the kind of story I would read and say, ‘Nah, that’s not possible.’
– Ralph Lauren
I have a vision for living. It’s about elements of style. It’s about all the things that I love, that I believe in.
– Ralph Lauren
It’s easier to follow fashion than it is to have personal style.
– Ralph Lauren
I think the accessories look very modern and very exciting. These big earrings, these big hoops. I think the girls are sort of falling in love with… collars, neck collars.
– Ralph Lauren
People ask how can a Jewish kid from the Bronx do preppy clothes? Does it have to do with class and money? It has to do with dreams.
– Ralph Lauren
You have to create something from nothing.
– Ralph Lauren
They know they’re going to look beautiful, and I don’t think women should look like costumes. They shouldn’t look like fashion victims.
– Ralph Lauren
It’s all possible and I’m living proof.
– Ralph Lauren
A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done.
– Ralph Lauren
I don’t design clothes, I design dreams.
– Ralph Lauren
I’m a fan of people that have quality, that do what they do and that are not into the showbiz.
– Ralph Lauren
Some women think that if the look this season is minis, they have to wear minis. If you don’t have great legs, there are plenty of alternatives.
– Ralph Lauren
Love the fun of clothes, not the status of fashion.
– Ralph Lauren
I have had a lot of good things happen, but I’ve also had a lot of terrible things happen.
– Ralph Lauren
Every day is an occasion to reinvent ourselves.
– Ralph Lauren