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Alexander McQueen Quotes and Sayings

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British fashion is self confident and fearless.
It refuses to bow to commerce, thus generating a constant
flow of new ideas whilst drawing in British heritage.
- Alexander McQueen

Clothes and jewellery should be startling,
individual.
When you see a woman in my clothes, you want to know more about them.
To me, that is what distinguishes good designers from bad designers.
- Alexander McQueen

I think the idea of mixing luxury and mass-market fashion is very modern -
wearing head-to-toe designer has become a bit passe.
It's a new era in fashion - there are no rules.
It's all about the individual and personal style,
wearing high-end, low-end, classic labels,
and up-and-coming designers all together.
- Alexander McQueen

Sitting down to a meal with an Indian family is different
from sitting down to a meal with a British family.
- Roland Joffe

 

My jokes are in my head and I have a duplicate copy
of my jokes in a lot of British comics' heads,
where they are safe.
- Emo Philips

British actors behave like Europeans;
they are also extremely well trained.
- Jean-Jacques Annaud

The public must suffer untold pangs from the stiffness,
the deliberate stifling of emotion, on the part of many British actors.
- Ivor Novello

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A British pressing with a compilation of the best stuff really,
I mean actually not only that but, these were all kind
of semi hits for the people on it in America.
- Eric Clapton

The United States dollar took another pounding on German,
French and British exchanges this morning,
hitting the lowest point ever known in West Germany.
- Gordon Sinclair

A British declaration be taken against Martinez for
'capturing and robbing us.
- George Vancouver

The British have slang words, as we do,
but it was fun.
- Dennis Farina

In 1973 we moved to the British Isle of Man,
and I put my first band together for one year,
named Melody Fair.
- Andy Gibb

When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu
way of life similar to that of the British at the time
the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago.
- Louis Leakey

Like, Mission Of Burma to me always sounded almost
like they were part of the British Arty New Wave.
I kind of like that.
I like not being able to tell the difference.
- Graham Coxon

The guy that made me wanna make movies...
and this is off the wall-is a guy named Michael Pal,
the British director.
- George A. Romero

British girls are as temperamental as Americans.
- Ivor Novello

You British plundered half the world for your own profit.
Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment.
- Paddy Chayefsky

When people say England, they sometimes mean Great Britain,
sometimes the United Kingdom, sometimes the British Isles,
- but never England.
- George Mikes

If people don't like Marxism, they should blame the British Museum.
- Mikhail Gorbachev

Britons seem to have given up on assimilating their Muslim population,
with many British elites patting themselves on the
back for their tolerance and multiculturalism.
- Linda Chavez

A few regular troops from old France,
weakened by hunger and sickness, who,
when fresh, were unable to withstand the British soldiers,
are their general's chief dependence.
- James Wolfe

The coast of British Columbia was one of the three
chief centers of aboriginal America.
- Ellsworth Huntington

There just seems to be more acceptance now of...
other kinds of British films, than the picture-postcard ones.
- Tim Roth

If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters,
they might write all the books in the British Museum.
- Arthur Eddington

If these theatres didn't exist, the tradition of British
theatre would cease to exist.
- David Soul

In 1966 I became president of the British Computer Society.
- Lord Mountbatten

The British needlewoman follows blindly where the merchant leads.
- Ann Macbeth

Although the Chinese had used opium as a medicine,
there was no widespread addiction before the British arrived.
- Robert Trout

The British do not expect happiness.
I had the impression, all the time that I lived there,
that they do not want to be happy; they want to be right.
- Quentin Crisp

So I rang up British Telecom, I said 'I want to report a nuisance caller',
he said 'Not you again'.
- Frank Carson

The British have a remarkable talent for keeping calm,
even when there is no crisis.
- Franklin P. Jones

You don't expect to get the letter saying,
Her Majesty would like to appoint you Knight Commander of the British Empire!
It was just a completely overwhelming and exciting day.
- Antony Sher

However British you may be, I am more British still.
- Henry James

As always, the British especially shudder at the latest American vulgarity,
and then they embrace it with enthusiasm two years later.
- Alistair Cooke

We've always had a pretty competitive and pretty ferocious
battle with British Airways...
It's lasted now about 14 years, and we're very pleased to have survived it.
- Richard Branson

We have lost all our big Australian industries and icons,
including Qantas when it sold 25 % of its shares and
a controlling interest to British Airways.
- Pauline Hanson

The best research for playing a drunk is being a British actor for 20 years.
- Michael Caine

If you do a story about a British journalist rescuing a child from Sarajevo,
then Sarajevo just becomes an exotic location,
and the story's about this British journalist.
- Michael Winterbottom

The truth is that neither British nor American imperialism was or is idealistic.
It has always been driven by economic or strategic interests.
- Charley Reese

The parallel development in American blues to the British
movement has resulted in Johnny Winters.
- Alexis Korner

As a kid in British Columbia, going back a long way,
I learned to skate.
- Steve Yzerman

I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense...
I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash.
- Anthony Hopkins

There's a tradition in British intellectual life of
mocking any non-political force that gets involved in politics,
especially within the sphere of the arts and the theatre.
- Harold Pinter

There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland
that is worth the loss of a single British soldier
or a single Irish citizen either.
- James Callaghan

To cure the British disease with socialism was like
trying to cure leukaemia with leeches.
- Margaret Thatcher

Simon Hale, the British arranger, does all string and
wood arrangements on my records.
- Duncan Sheik

I went being unemployed for three years to being the
lead in a British feature in the days when we only made two a year,
1990.
It was ridiculous really.
- Christopher Eccleston

I am the only British writer who writes in Spanish.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Working on the accent helped, enormously.
I will tell you that when I brought Michael a correct "British" accent,
one that my dialect coach was happy with,
he hated it.
- Madeleine Stowe

I am very proud to be British.
I'm very conscious of carrying my country with me wherever I go.
I feel I need to represent it well.
- Julie Andrews

The head of a ship however has not always an immediate relation to her name,
at least in the British navy.
- William Falconer

There are no countries in the world less known by the
British than those selfsame British Islands.
- George Borrow

I am a caricature of what British science is about in the way I work.
- Martin Fleischmann

I mean, I think in the early days we were pretty...
pretty British in our entertainment leads.
- Graeme Murphy

Were you to read the British press today,
you would learn that the British Empire never forgets its defeats.
- Robert Trout

The British may not know much about music,
but they certainly loves the noise it makes.
- Richard Baker

As for the United States' future in Afghanistan,
it will be fire and hell and total defeat,
God willing, as it was for their predecessors -
the Soviets and,
before them, the British.
- Mohammed Omar

It has been argued that British girls are incapable
of deep feeling or brilliant acting owing to their lack of temperament.
This, I am positive, is not true.
- Ivor Novello

Nova Scotia as a British colony also came into being
as another result of these adventurous British expeditions
to North America in the reign of James I. - Harry Johnston

I think the British have the distinction above all
other nations of being able to put new wine into old
bottles without bursting them.
- Clement Attlee

It has, therefore, been a favorite boast of the people of Wales and Cornwall,
that the original British stock flourishes in its unmixed purity only among them.
- Thomas Bulfinch

My parents are Italian and British.
They live in Berkeley now - we all moved there four years ago.
- Claire Forlani

Winston Churchill was not entirely British.
His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian.
- Rachel Blanchard

The British electors will not vote for a man who does not wear a hat.
- Lord Beaverbrook

I would not say that I was, these days,
a 'student' of philosophy, although in my youth I was
quite deeply involved with certain aspects of the British pragmatists.
- Brian Ferneyhough

The United States can tell you all about what's wrong with the British,
to say nothing of the Russians.
- Arthur Hays Sulzberger

The reason is that a military defeat of Britain will
bring about the disintegration of the British Empire.
This would not be of any benefit to Germany.
- Franz Halder

The fact is that a car used by Gerry Adams and myself
during the course of the Mitchell review was bugged
by elements within British military intelligence.
- Martin McGuinness

I first read science fiction in the old British Chum
annual when I was about 12 years old.
- A. E. van Vogt

I think you know that I classify science as British science,
American science, and everybody else.
- Martin Fleischmann

Gandhi has asked that the British Government should
walk out of India and leave the Indian people to settle
differences among themselves,
even if it means chaos and confusion.
- Stafford Cripps


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