When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.— Diane von Furstenberg
The most mouth-watering Diane von Furstenberg quotes that are free to learn and impress others
Bali and the Aman resorts are all very luxurious, great places to go.
The most important relationship in your life is the relationship you have with yourself. Because no matter what happens, you will always be with yourself.
I always wanted to be a femme fatale.
Even when I was a young girl, I never really wanted to be a girl. I wanted to be a woman.
When you feel humiliated or things like that, you either use it as fuel to change or you get covered by it.
No one should notice how your eyes are done or the color of your eyeshadow.
They should just notice you and notice that you're beautiful, that you have beautiful eyes.
We all have a Wonder Woman inside us.
That wonderful and terribly frightening journey of self-discovery.
That process of growth, of being an independent person, of learning who you are and what you want from life, is the real secret of life, happiness and beauty.
You're always with yourself, so you might as well enjoy the company.
Be the Woman You Want to Be.
I've never met a woman who is not strong, but sometimes they don't let it out.
Then there's a tragedy, and then all of a sudden that strength comes. My message is let the strength come out before the tragedy.
Generosity is the best investment.
You only regret what you don't do! Go for it, live your dreams and enjoy it all!
If you're a good person, the goodness will continue through your descendants.
The important thing is to believe in what you do. Have a big dream and take small steps.
The secret to a great marriage is having a great husband.
My goal in life is to be your best friend when you open your closet
Clothes can hide you from yourself but a bikini sure can't.
The relationship that counts most in my life is the one I have with myself.
I have a great, great, great relationship with myself, and it gets better and better as I get older. The other day, I was talking to Barry in the car and I said, 'I'm so glad I'm me!'
The success of every single woman is the inspiration for another.
You are the one that possesses the keys to your being. You carry the passport to your own happiness.
If you are trying to slip out without waking a sleeping man, zips are a nightmare. Haven't you ever tried to creep out of the room unnoticed the following morning? I've done that many times.
The biggest mistake a woman can make is not to be herself in public or private.
You know I have never met a woman who is not strong. They don't exist.
The secret to feeling attractive, and to being attractive, is the confidence that comes from knowing who you are and what you believe in.
The real story is that I am very free, that I've managed to be who I wanted to be without compromising.
So as a founder, you have an authenticity and a human factor that is really special and that gives an enormous amount of energy and fuel. But as a founder, you’re also not as cold, maybe, or as pragmatic.
Style is something each of us already has, all we need to do is find it.
Be proud of yourself. Try to eat well...and when you cheat, enjoy it!
I must have books everywhere. They're the soul of a room-they reveal the taste, the interests, and the secrets of whoever lives there.
Clarity is the most important thing. I can compare clarity to pruning in gardening. You know, you need to be clear. If you are not clear, nothing is going to happen. You have to be clear. Then you have to be confident about your vision. And after that, you just have to put a lot of work in.
The girls who were unanimously considered beautiful often rested on their beauty alone. I felt I had to do things, to be intelligent and develop a personality in order to be seen as attractive. By the time I realized maybe I wasn't plain and might even possibly be pretty, I had already trained myself to be a little more interesting and informed.
My face carries all of my memories. Why would I erase them?
Now is the time to become a myth.
Personal style is accepting who you are.
Building a wardrobe is like building a circle of friends your whole life.
... Your own beauty is to be yourself, but of course we need tools and accessories.
The most important relationship is the one you have with yourself.
We are living in such a troubled world that fashion seems completely irrelevant.
Yet...it's a very, very mysterious thing. Why all of a sudden do people like yellow? Why all of a sudden do people wear combat boots?
You don’t seduce in the same way at my age.
You seduce with brains, with talent. Yesterday for lunch I met the most incredible 90-year-old woman. She survived Auschwitz, she was beautiful, she didn’t have white hair, she didn’t wear glasses. She was totally seductive. I just thought, Oh, my God, I still have time ahead of me.
It's very often true that some women look better without makeup, but that's only during the day.
I began to be involved (with exercise).
It was a little bit like sex sometimes - you know how sometimes you're kind of disinterested, kind of uninvolved, and slowly you begin to become interested?
The more independent you want to be, the more generous you must be with yourself as a woman.
I didn't know what I wanted to do, but I always knew the woman I wanted to be.
All women are strong. My mother survived Auschwitz, and fear wasn't an option when we were growing up. If we were afraid of the dark, we were put into the closet until we weren't.
I always knew the woman I wanted to be-I knew I wanted to be a woman who was independent a woman who was in the driving seat, a woman who didn't need for the man to decide.
You don't want to exaggerate any feature noticeably.
I think only truly beautiful women can exaggerate and they usually don't have to.
Confidence. If you have it, you can make anything look good.
I gave up on my looks a long time ago.
I was a very young girl and I got into fashion very much by accident, wanting to be independent. What was wonderful was that while I was learning and discovering - learning about the work, discovering myself as a woman - I was allowing other women to feel the same way.