83+ Best Vintage Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational vintage quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

Famous Vintage Quotes

I have eclectic taste, and I love vintage style mixed with glamour and old world charm. Sonam Kapoor

My country is the world, and my religion is to do good. Thomas Paine

I am more vintage than I am high fashion. Katerina Graham

The true militant suffragette is an epitome of the determination of women to possess their own souls. Emily Davison.

It is easily overlooked that what is now called vintage was once brand new. Tony Visconti

The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them. Ida B. Wells.

There’s a vintage which comes with age and experience. Jon Bon Jovi

In the true married relationship, the independence of husband and wife will be equal, their dependence mutual, and their obligations reciprocal. Lucretia Mott.

Short boughs, long vintage. George Herbert

Courage calls to courage everywhere, and its voice cannot be denied Millicent Fawcett.

In the souls of the people the grapes of wrath are filling and growing heavy, growing heavy for the vintage. John Steinbeck

I know that women, once convinced that they are doing what is right, that their rebellion is just, will go on, no matter what the difficulties, no matter what the dangers, so long as there is a woman alive to hold up the flag of rebellion. Emmeline Pankhurst.

Happiness is a wine of the rarest vintage, and seems insipid to a vulgar taste Logan Pearsall Smith

Any great change must expect opposition because it shakes the very foundation of privilege. Lucretia Mott.

No more rules, the freedom of dressing. The beauty of mixing vintage clothes with a pair of jeans that I love. Yves Saint Laurent

My law school class in the late 1950s numbered over 500. That class included less than 10 women. Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

The minute you think that the past was better, your present is second hand, and yourself becomes vintage  it’s okay for clothes not that great for people Karl Lagerfeld

And I found both literature and the church very dramatic presences in the world of the 1950s. Thomas Keneally.

When you buy a piece of vintage clothing you’re not just buying the fabric and thread  you’re buying a piece of someone’s past Isabel Wolff

But let’s just say, I’m Irish. I grew up in the 1950s. Religion had a very tight iron fist. Liam Neeson.

We are born at a given moment, in a given place and, like vintage years of wine, we have the qualities of the year and of the season of which we are born. Astrology does not lay claim to anything more. Carl Jung

Elegance is the only beauty that never fades. Audrey Hepburn.

I’ve always loved vintage and I never like to have something someone else has. Jillian Hervey

Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world. Marilyn Monroe.

Vintage was brilliant! Gavin Turk

The fashionable woman wears clothes. The clothes don’t wear her. Mary Quant.

I love history. Everything is inspired by history, so that’s why I love vintage and antiques. Kelly Wearstler , Vintage quotes love

In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes. Andy Warhol.

My style is quite clean, vintage, and almost French in a way. India de Beaufort

There’s a vintage which comes with age and experience. Jon Bon Jovi.

I like to mix and match vintage with designer. It’s how I create my own style. Carly Rae Jepsen

My personal style is a mixture of, like, girly, throwback, like retro 50s pin ups, floral, like hippies, like anything feminine, and like flirty. Ariana Grande.

Everything I do is unfabulous. Im the most normal person. I love walking everywhere, and going to hole in the wall places, like nail shops, because they do the best job. And I go to vintage stores rather than high end boutiques, because I like to dress different from other people. Ashley Benson

This year’s vintage is best enjoyed this year. Let’s begin. Gina Barreca.

No amount of vintage dresses gives you dignity Taylor Swift

Vinyl is the real deal. I’ve always felt like, until you buy the vinyl record, you don’t really own the album. Jack White.

I love vintage and prints. Georgina Chapman

I have eclectic taste, and I love vintage style mixed with glamour and old world charm. Sonam Kapoor.

I like the old, vintage Hollywood look. Gwen Stefani

I spent my first pay check on a vintage Mercedes. Jennifer Aniston.

Everything I buy is vintage and smells funny. Maybe that’s why I don’t have a boyfriend. Lucy Liu

This year’s vintage is best enjoyed this year. Let’s begin. Gina Barreca.

I am a huge comic book fan, and I love everything vintage: cars, movies, music, art, and style, especially the 1950s style. Mateus Ward

Comedy is a man’s art form. It pretty much came from a time, post World War II really the 1950s are not really known for the subtle expressions of feminine life. Hannah Gadsby.

For my own style, I love vintage. 60’s and 70’s are my favorite. I love baby doll dresses and the soft colors. I try to mix a little bit of modern into that  maybe I’ll wear it with boots. At my school we wear a uniform, but we have one day a week we can wear whatever we want. Elle Fanning , Vintage quotes style

To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life. Victor Hugo.

My old vintage designs are so popular now. I must have been on to something. Pierre Cardin

Love is the greatest refreshment in life. Pablo Picasso.

Fortunately I own a vintage brain, and I am alive and well in the 21st century, still making records, still working at an intense pace and most of all, still having fun doing it. Tony Visconti

I said to my soul, be still and wait without hope, for hope would be hope for the wrong thing; wait without love, for love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet faith, but the faith and the love are all in the waiting. T.S. Eliot.

I’m definitely a vintage collector. I have a wardrobe of core basics that I like to spice up with different colors, new accessories, and I love to try on new things to invite something different. I find, with every new stage of my life, my self image shifts with new duties and responsibilities, and so does my fashion style. Camila Alves , Vintage quotes about life

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. Mark Twain.

You’re drinking vintage Elvis Presley wine. Elvis Costello

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard, are sweeter. John Keats.

I wear everything from hip hop baggy pants to beautiful Armani dresses. I also like to mix vintage clothing with designer pieces. Julia Stiles

My advice to new artists is to embrace a broader concept of timelessness than vintage or retro. Brandi Carlile

I buy what makes my heart sing. So, it’s not that I follow one specific track. It’s sort of what I like. I love colors. I love unique pieces. I love vintage clothing. Tracee Ellis Ross

I prefer the retro chic of spending Christmas just like Joseph and Mary did – traveling arduously back to the place of your birth to be counted, with no guarantee of a bed when you get there. Tina Fey

I’m big on reworking vintage. Also, buying one great piece that lasts forever  to me, that is total sustainability. Elizabeth Rogers

I love retro culture. I love retro games; I love retro music. Finn Wolfhard.

The kinds of things I like with crystals are the really beautiful costume jewelry, vintage pieces, and they usually have that diamond shape. Zoe Kravitz

Retro is a symptom of a generation that is too lazy to innovate.  Mokokoma Mokhonoana.

I like What Goes Around Comes Around for old concert tees. Oh man, I got this ‘Sgt. Pepper’ cartoon Beatles shirt there; it was, like, $300. I didn’t even know how much it cost. I thought it was gonna be, like, $80 at most  till I got to the register and was like, ‘Oh mah gawd!’ Good Lord. But it’s classic vintage rock, you know? Kid Cudi

I don’t buy fur coats or jewelry. I have old cars. Peta Wilson

If I have an hour in a city, I go to vintage stores first because it’s so much cooler to find a piece that is unique. I love the thought of some girl having worn it before and living her life in it. Helena Christensen

Older cars tend to drive like older cars. That is not for me. Robert Herjavec

I like fashion because it’s sort of my job, so I’m into it when I have to be. But when I’m not working, I wear jeans and T-shirts. I go to vintage stores all the time to find funky T-shirts. Kristen Stewart

I’m driving my old car until I’m on a first name basis with the low tow truck drivers! Michelle Singletary

I get my inspiration from books, pictures, art. I might find a vintage scarf and say, I think this should be our color palette. Jessica Simpson

I love everything from old school cars to whatever the latest muscle or luxury vehicles are. Ludacris

I like vintage stuff. I go through a vintage store and find things that I feel like I fit right into because of all the years that they’ve been used. Channing Tatum

I like old cars, old watches, anything with a vintage, antique kind of a feel to it. I’m just more in tune with that than anything else. David Boreanaz

Nothing is more vintage than dying of Rubella. Stephen Colbert

I love old cars that have a retro style, a kind of antique look. I’m just more in tune with that, more than anything else.

I just love vintage. I have far too many vintage dresses. Karen Elson

Never trust a mechanic who drives new cars. They’re either charging too much money for their work, or they can’t keep an old car running  maybe both. Patricia Briggs

I really love beautiful, well made clothes. I don’t shop [a lot], so I tend to have pieces for a long time. I like mixing vintage with newer designers. Sarah Jessica Parker

I am emotional about engines, if you hurt my car, you hurt my heart. Amit Kalantri

I’m not a big shopper. I’m very very picky about what it is that I buy, I prefer to buy vintage and then I prefer to be very selective. Jaime King

A doctor is not a mechanic. A car doesn’t react with a mechanic, but a human being does. Randa Haines

I’m a real Londoner. We have very gray weather in London, and I think it encourages a very eclectic and crazy fashion sense. I mix high street stuff with more high end fashion and vintage. Emma Watson

I don’t even like old cars. I’d rather have a goddam horse. A horse is at least human, for God’s sake. J. D. Salinger