Giorgio Armani is a fashion designer from Italy.

He rose to prominence after working for Cerruti and subsequently for a number of other companies, including Allegri, Bagutta, and Hilton.

In 1975, he founded Armani, a fashion house that later expanded into music, sports, and luxury hotels.

By 2001, Armani had established himself as the most successful Italian designer, and he is recognized with pioneering red-carpet fashion.

In 2010, he inaugurated the Armani Hotel in the world’s tallest structure, the Burj Khalifa.

He is also the world’s wealthiest openly LGBT person.

In the world of fashion, he has a lot of clout with big names. Armani has a net worth of US$9.53 billion as of 2021, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

We have listed down some of the most famous quotes from Giorgio Armani for you.


Giorgio Armani Quotes and Sayings

Work is my life. I have no time for people. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Anyone who is passionate about what they do will have a better chance of connecting with future generations than those who simply follow transient trends. At least their work will have a distinctive character, and this is what people respond to, I believe. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Elegance is not remembered but being remembered. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Elegance is not remembered but being remembered. ~ Giorgio Armani.
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The first step toward serenity and simplicity is to overcome the superfluous. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I have chosen to make my work my life. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Cheap pair of shoes is bad economy. Shoes are the basis of your wardrobe. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I have always liked to fight; I have always fought against the system in a certain sense. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I am glad that in our days the desire to look elegant is again fashionable. ~ Giorgio Armani.

There can be nothing without love. No money, no power. Love is very important. ~ Giorgio Armani.

The press like to be shocked; they like to find something which gives them a shock every season. They like revolution, big explosions, not evolution. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I think that it is a little more difficult for somebody who started off by designing underwear to move up to another product, as opposed to someone like me, who started doing an almost-couture line and then worked down to also doing underwear. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I believe that the hand of a human being is very different from the key on a computer. ~ Giorgio Armani.

When I started, I had nothing. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Jeans represent democracy in fashion. ~ Giorgio Armani.

The new power suit is the confidence you have in yourself. The clothes just accentuate that. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I think it’s important to say that style is not about power and affluence but about comfort and confidence. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I have always thought that fashion is about evolution and moving forward. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Remain true to yourself and your philosophy. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Looking sexy is a matter of confidence. It is a state of mind. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Style is what I’m all about. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Even sometimes when my mother would set up a table, I didn’t like the way she did it. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Being famous often means sacrificing your privacy and that of others. ~ Giorgio Armani.

People don’t need a lot. They need much less – much, much less – than what we who make fashion think, or you who write about it. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Luxury is knowing how to live in harmony with oneself and with others. The first step toward serenity and simplicity is to overcome the superfluous. ~ Giorgio Armani.

In the beginning I was not a real fashion designer, nor was he a real managing director, but we soon learnt. We were talented and had ideas. The rest just happened. ~ Giorgio Armani.

It is difficult to find a balance between what people expect me to do and what I must do to keep it fresh. ~ Giorgio Armani.

To create something exceptional, your mindset must be relentlessly focused on the smallest detail. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I love things that age well – things that don’t date, that stand the test of time and that become living examples of the absolute best. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Luxury is knowing how to live in harmony with oneself and with others. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I am very loyal to my roots which is from pure design – a pencil and a sketchbook. ~ Giorgio Armani.

It’s all about good taste. ~ Giorgio Armani.

All of my more important clients secretly think they are fashion designers. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I like living with luxury, but I am not greedy for it. ~ Giorgio Armani.

The essence of style is a simple way of saying something complex. ~ Giorgio Armani.

People who have become successful in music, art, dance, or cinema have more than just good talent, they have charisma and a certain quality that inspires others. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Keep in mind that the goal of your profession, which has been my goal so far, is to improve people’s image through fashion. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I was not born famous. ~ Giorgio Armani.

From the elitism of luxury to the democracy of beauty. ~ Giorgio Armani.

The more successful I become, the more I want to remain like me, with my defects and insecurities. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Today everything revolves around money and how much big fashion brands can pay an actress for a perfume deal or to wear a dress. Hollywood has become very superficial and not what I believe in. ~ Giorgio Armani.

You have to have high expectations of yourself and those who work with you. ~ Giorgio Armani.

The difference between style and fashion is quality. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Even though I have this home theatre, I love going out to the movies. Movies are meant to be experienced together. ~ Giorgio Armani.

What is work for other people just comes to me naturally. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I don’t change my style, I allow it to evolve. ~ Giorgio Armani.

The concept of luxury is more traditional, more exclusive, more sophisticated than luxury for the masses. ~ Giorgio Armani.

I believe that style is the only real luxury, that is really desirable. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Fashion is a very serious matter. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Never in my wildest dreams did I entertain the idea that I would become a fashion designer. ~ Giorgio Armani.

Fashion is all about instinct and a feeling for what’s going on around you. ~ Giorgio Armani.

In life you have to learn how to control your emotions. You must know self-discipline. ~ Giorgio Armani.


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