Karl Lagerfeld quotes

“A respectable appearance is sufficient to make people more interested in your soul.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“A sense of humour and a little lack of respect: that’s what you need to make a legend survive.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Dieting is the only game where you win when you lose.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Don’t look to the approval of others for your mental stability.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Frustration is the mother of crime, and so there would be much more crime without prostitutes and without porn movies.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Having adult children makes you look 100 years old. I don’t want that.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“I don’t care if people I admire criticise me because their opinion is valuable to me.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“I like the idea of craziness with discipline.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“I sleep seven hours. If I go to bed at two, I wake up at nine. If I go to bed at midnight, I wake up at seven. I don’t wake up before – the house can fall apart, but I sleep for seven hours.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“I’m a working-class person, working with class.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“I’m very much down to earth, just not this earth.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“If I were a woman, I would love to have lots of kids. But for men, I don’t believe in it.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“In a meat-eating world, wearing leather for shoes and even clothes, the discussion of fur is childish.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Life is not a beauty contest; intelligence lasts, youth and beauty are seasonal.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Sweatpants are a sign of defeat. You lost control of your life so you bought some sweatpants.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“The brain is a muscle, and I’m a kind of body-builder.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“The most important piece in the house is the garbage can.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“When people want to be liked for what they did, they should stop.”

Karl Lagerfeld