Luxury Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old luxury quotes, luxury sayings, and luxury proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It's a luxury to be understood.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The greatest luxury is being free.     

Manolo Blahnik

Luxury is more deadly than any foe.     


Art is a luxury but also a necessity.     

Edwidge Danticat

Happy endings are a luxury of fiction.     

Trudi Canavan

The past is the luxury of proprietors.     

Jean-Paul Sartre

Morality is a private and costly luxury.     

Henry Adams

Pessimism is the luxury of the powerful.     

Fatima Mernissi

Luxury destroys more efficiently than war.     


Luxury ruins republics; poverty, monarchies.     

Charles de Montesquieu

It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.     

Thomas Moore

You can't afford the luxury of a negative thought.     

Peter McWilliams

Poverty is an expensive luxury. We cannot afford it.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

Class structures are a luxury that we cannot afford.     

H. Rap Brown

When you dance you can enjoy the luxury of being you.     

Paulo Coelho

The future is the most expensive luxury in the world.     

Thornton Wilder

Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.     

Coco Chanel

Real luxury is time and opportunity to read for pleasure.     

Jane Brody

Pessimism is a luxury that a Jew can never allow himself.     

Golda Meir

Luxury is the ease of a t-shirt in a very expensive dress.     

Karl Lagerfeld

Sometimes choice is a luxury that fate does not afford us.     

Jasper Fforde

Luxury is the income tax of vanity. But it is so pleasant.     

Karl Lagerfeld

Literacy is not a luxury, it is a right and a responsibility.     

William J. Clinton

The less luxury there is in a republic, the more it is perfect.     

Baron de Montesquieu

Luxury is about pleasing yourself, not dressing for other people.     

Marc Jacobs

Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.     

Anais Nin

The only luxury is time. The time you get to spend with your family.     

Kanye West

Luxury is a state of mind.     

L'Wren Scott

Reading is my greatest luxury.     

Louise Brown

Luxury is experiencing reality.     

Chogyam Trungpa