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Number One Trait of Being Classy

Sometimes in my work on elegantwoman.org or just about everywhere I go, I meet people who are tedious. Reading their superior emails makes me tired. Their backhanded comments are served on a silver platter masked by kindness. I’m not interested in that kind of etiquette and society that is basically head knowledge filled with airs and pretension. You’ve missed the whole point of the knowledge of books, opera, wine, cheese, art if they are what you use to classify people. I don’t like the way a person is judged by their knowledge of books, opera, wine and art. Also, these days with social media especially INSTA-STORIES becoming even more prominent and part of our everyday lives, we are being bombarded…

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Quotes by Audrey Hepburn

More Quotes by Audrey Hepburn: Rare Audrey Hepburn Quotes. These are my personal favorite quotes by Audrey Hepburn. If you are looking for those famous Audrey Hepburn quotes, often found on blogs, greeting cards and posters, go to Audrey Hepburn Quotes. Audrey Quotes on Her Early Fame and Her Mother Quotes by Audrey Hepburn Of Her Early Fame and her Mother Audrey pregnant with her first son, Sean. Photo by Mel Ferrer via http://audreyhepburn.com. I was too young really to have had a firm grasp on who I was before all the attention. Then with all eyes on me, I became extremely self-conscious. My mother helped me see that the attention was a boost to my career. I never dreamed…

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Elegant Letters, Issue #006 Simplify

If I could sum up the essence of elegantwoman.org, it would be found in this quote, To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion; to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not, rich; to listen to stars and birds, babes and sages, with open heart; to study hard; to think quietly, act frankly, talk gently, await occasions, hurry never; in a word, to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common – this is my symphony – William Ellery Channing I thought about this long and hard on what to write to you in June. Elegant Letters is not structured, or formal in any way. It is just…

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