Pierre-Auguste Renoir said that: “I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black.” This saying has inspired me a lot.
After many years of trying different things, I have realized that black is always my favorite color. That’s why I have developed “Henri Matisse Rule”. There are famous people’s quotes about the color black. And I feel happy and excited because we have the same ideas.
“I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black.” — Pierre-Auguste Renoir
“You can wear black at any time. You can wear it at any age. You may wear it for almost any occasion.” — Christian Dior
“I work in three shades of black.” — Rei Kawakubo
“I’ll stop wearing black when they invent a darker colour.” — Wednesday Addams
“Black is the quintessence of simplicity and elegance.” — Gianni Versace
“One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress.” ― Karl Lagerfeld
“Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.”― Coco Chanel
“Black is not sad. Bright colors are what depresses me. They’re so… empty. Black is poetic. How do you imagine a poet? In a bright yellow jacket? Probably not.”― Ann Demeulemeester
“Women who wear black live colourful lives.” — Neiman Marcus
“Black is modest and arrogant at the same time. Black is lazy and easy — but mysterious. But above all black says this: I don’t bother you — don’t bother me.” — Yohji Yamamoto
“I love black because it affirms, designs and styles. A woman in a black dress is a pencil stroke.” — Yves Saint Laurent
“I think in black.” — Gareth Pugh
“I love all the colors mixed together black. ” — Brian Elston
“I was wearing black clothes almost from the beginning. I feel comfortable in black. I felt like black looked good onstage, that it was attractive, so I started wearing it all the time.” — Johnny Cash
“”But when I fell in love with black, it contained all color. It wasn’t a negation of color. It was an acceptance. Because black encompasses all colors. Black is the most aristocratic color of all…. You can be quiet and it contains the whole thing.” — Louise Nevelson
“There’s something about black. You feel hidden away in it.” — Georgia O’Keeffe
I hope that these quotes inspire each of you. They have done a lot for me.