About This Quote
“Fashion and Creativity.” TED2008. Feb. 2008. Conference Presentation.
Source: "Fashion and Creativity." TED2008. Feb. 2008. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote by Isaac Mizrahi is from the fashion designer's 2008 TED Talk about his style inspirations. The quote means that fashion/style distracts you from the fear of death. In the Talk, Mizrahi says he read the quote recently and it resonated with him. Then he realized the quote was attributed to him, though he didn't remember saying it. Watch the full TED Talk here: Isaac Mizrahi - Fashion and Creativity