73 Being Classy Quotes That Have Lots of Class

People, places, and things with a lot of “class” are referred to as “classy.” A sophisticated individual, however, isn’t merely someone who dresses in high-end clothing.

Classy may also apply to someone who holds himself to a high standard in his behavior. Ladies are greeted by a male who opens doors for them.

Here is the best collection of being classy quotes and sayings. You can read, enjoy and share these quotes about being classy with your friends and family members.

Best Being Classy Quotes

The elegance under pressure is the result of fearlessness. ~ Ashish Patel.

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. ~ Leonardo da Vinci.

Fashion is the armor to survive the reality of everyday life. ~ Bill Cunningham.

If you ask what the ten things that improve the quality of this rude world are, I would say one right away: Elegance! ~ Mehmet Murat İldan.


Being classy isn’t a choice. It’s a lifestyle. ~ Unknown.

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. ~ Mark Twain.

Being male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of age. But being a gentleman is a matter of choice. ~ Vin Diesel.

Chic is a combination of style and fashion. ~ Elizabeth Hawes.

Elegance and honesty are two mandatory parameters for any human production. ~ Philippe Starck.

A guy wants a classy girl who is smart and has goals – someone that he wouldn’t be afraid to bring home to his parents. ~ Victoria Justice.

Ah, dinner time. A time when you can class it up, or inadvertently do the opposite. ~ Sara Altschule.

Elegance is a progressive concept. ~ Hedi Slimane.

Fashion anticipates… elegance is a state of mind. ~ Oleg Cassini.

Inspirational Being Classy Quotes

She’s just a very classy lady, always knows what to say and how to approach someone; she is very caring. ~ Joy Smith.

Elegance is achieved when all that is superfluous has been discarded and the human being discovers simplicity and concentration: the simpler and more sober the posture, the more beautiful it will be. ~ Paulo Coelho.

Chic is when a woman is in harmony with herself. ~ Giambattista Valli.

In temperance there is ever cleanliness and elegance. ~ Joseph Joubert.

Elegance is timeless. It withstands trend; it withstands the commercialization of what fashion and style have become. ~ Zac Posen.

Dressing well is a form of good manners. ~ Tom Ford.

I do not connect fashion to elegance. Elegance is in the wilderness, and fashion is in the domestic. ~ Nate Lowman.

In character, in manner, in style, in all the things, the supreme excellence is simplicity. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

We have classy things and sexy things. We like to look pretty, no matter how big we get. ~ Carol Johnson.

The expression a woman wears on her face is more important than the clothes she wears on her back. ~ Dale Carnegie.

Being stylish is about enjoying your life and expressing yourself and your inner light. ~ Tori Amos..

Fashion is nothing more than the temporary custom of rich and idle people who make it their principal business to study the external elegance of life. ~ Philip Gilbert Hamerton.

Famous Being Classy Quotes

Don’t be into trends. Don’t make fashion own you, but you decide what you are. ~ Gianni Versace.

Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman. ~ Coco Chanel.

I believe one can live many lives through personal style. Every day is an occasion to reinvent yourself. ~ Ralph Lauren.

The way you dress is how you greet the sun and other stars. ~ Kamand Kojouri.

The most sophisticated people I know – inside they are all children. ~ Jim Henson.

I call everyone ‘Darling‘ because I can’t remember their names. ~ Zsa Zsa Gabor.


Elegance is an attitude. ~ Longines.

We age not by holding on to youth, but by letting ourselves grow and embracing whatever youthful parts remain. ~ Keith Richards.

Trendy is the last stage before tacky. ~ Karl Lagerfeld.

Elegance is something more than ease–more than a freedom from awkwardness and restraint.–It implies precision, a polish, and a sparkling which is spirited, yet delicate. ~ William Hazlitt.

True sensuality is classy, not trashy. ~ Lebo Grand.

Popular Being Classy Quotes

I dress in a sophisticated and classy way – I always dress in a way I know my mother wouldn’t be embarrassed to see. ~ Jessie Ware.

True class can never receive the highest grade..for its grade is endless. ~ Denise Newsome.

I feel that my environment reflects my belief in the grace and art and elegance of living simply. ~ bell hooks.

Classy is when a woman has everything to flaunt but chooses not to show it. ~ Unknown.

Being classy is my teenage rebellion. ~ Rebecca Mckinsey.

Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip. ~ Winston Churchill.

Being classy is a culmination of being yourself, being positive, and doing good in all the places you can by all the means you can. Clothes, hair, music, film….none of these things a classy person makes. ~ Unknown.

A stylish person, for me, is one who draws your eye without necessarily being showy; they wear clothes that are beautifully cut, flatter the wearer, and show that they are not impervious to fashion, but not a slave to it either. ~ Jojo Moyes.

Elegance is a statement, an attitude. Elegant women are women of character with confidence. ~ Elie Saab.

Elegant is not what you wear, and it’s not about how you wear it, but it’s more about who you are. ~ Alber Elbaz.

Fashion is an expression of the times. Elegance is something else again. ~ Horst P. Horst.

The dress must follow the body of a woman, not the body following the shape of the dress. ~ Hubert de Givenchy.

Always be a first rate version of yourself instead of a second rate version of somebody else. ~ Judy Garland.

I got my style from my mom, she was a classy lady. ~ Big Freedia.

I like the cute, girl-next-door look but I can play around with being classy. ~ Tulsi Kumar.

Humility is the best dress you can wear. ~ Treasure Stitches.


Be classy. Anything but trashy. ~ Coco Chanel.

Braininess is not attractive unless combined with some signs of elegance; class. ~ Alice Munro.

Real elegance is simply a true encounter with oneself. ~ Carole Bouquet.

Top Being Classy Quotes

It is not chic to be too chic. ~ Elsie de Wolfe.

A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous. ~ Coco Chanel.

A truly elegant taste is generally accompanied with excellency of heart. ~ Henry Fielding.

Respect is love in plain clothes. ~ Frankie Byrne.

Elegance is when the inside is as beautiful as the outside. ~ Coco Chanel.

We’re very sensitive about what we do, or don’t do. We’re sassy and classy. ~ Nicole Scherzinger.

I don’t like women who follow fashion in the sense of becoming victims of it. I like women who have elegance, who have allure, who use fashion, rather than the other way around. ~ Giorgio Armani.

You may be a princess or the richest woman in the world, but you cannot be more than a lady. ~ Randolph Churchill.

Individuality will always be one of the conditions of real elegance. ~ Christian Dior.

Respect for ourselves guides our morals, respect for others guides our manners. ~ Laurence Sterne.

I don’t consider myself a goody-goody, but I like to be perceived as classy. ~ Kristen Johnston.

Every woman is after a kind of classy image. ~ Evangeline Lilly.

To be truly elegant one should not be noticed. ~ Beau Brummell.

Isn’t elegance forgetting what one is wearing? ~ Yves Saint Laurent.

There is more to being classy than simply being stylish and confident. Being classy means always being kind, respectful and polite, even to those who are unkind to you. ~ Unknown.

I’ve tried to find a new elegance. It’s not easy because people want to be shocked. They want explosive fashion. But explosions don’t last, they disappear immediately and leave nothing but ashes. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.

We must never confuse elegance with snobbery. ~ Yves Saint Laurent.

I change my style maybe every month. I’m, like, punk one month, ghetto fab the next, classy the next. I’m just young and finding out who I am. ~ Kylie Jenner.

Do you know what elegance is? It is not only what you’re wearing. It is how you wear it. Who you are inside. ~ Carolina Herrera.

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Chandan Negi

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