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    Class and Such

    Because you can't buy it, but you can learn it.


    Class and Such

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    Maxine Powell, the legendary Motown etiquette expert, died on October 14, 2013 at the age of 98. She coached legends like Smokey Robinson and The Supremes on things like how to get in and out of cars, how to use props on stage and the proper way to greet important guests who visited backstage after a show. ‘“We worked with developing class,” she once said.

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    I think your whole life shows in your face, and you should be proud of that. – Lauren Bacall RIP-she was such a class lady!

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    Please and thank you!

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    Classic beauty Jackie Kennedy & Ari Onassis

    Jackie & Aristotle Onassis

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    Shoulders back, long neck, stomach in, head- tilt, elbows up, arms our, legs straight....Ballet dancers do ALL of these at the same time! The look of grace

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    Maya Angelou and Oprah

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    penny loafers in cordovan leather

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    Picture arrangement

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    Amen.

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    So true~Chanel ♥

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    "Sir Patrick didn’t even hesitate, he smiled, hopped off the stage and came over to embrace me in a hug. Which he held me there for a long while. He told me “You never have to go through that again, you’re safe now.” "

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    Essie Mae Washington-Williams, daughter of Strom Thurmond. "She was without rancor toward her father and would not play the role of ready-made symbol – a political pawn in anyone’s game. She was a person of mixed race heritage and, in that, quintessentially American."

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    Most delicious resignation letter evar

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    A true lady never has to say it ... she only has to give that look. I know how to give that look with aplomb

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    Preach it, Coco!

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    funny Marilyn Monroe quote ladies

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    When people correct their children and teach them how to use their brains and common sense and pray.

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    This. Is. Great. I love me some WillanJada!

    But then there's Will Smith.

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    Barack Obama Being Adorable with Adorable Children

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    Churchill. How could I not file him here?9

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    Two champions battling Parkinson's. Ali and Michael J. Fox, New York City, 2004 Photo by Mark Seliger: "After the shoot, the champ was signing a Neil Leifer print of his legendary fight with Sonny Liston that I have hanging in my house. He wrote, 'Love is the net where hearts are caught like fish' across the bottom of the print, and when he made a mistake, he would fix it by inking in the miswritten letter with a big black heart."

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    A little boy visiting the White House wanted to feel Pres. Obama’s hair to find out if it felt like the boy's own hair. The president kindly obliged.

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    "What's sexy about saying, 'I'm here with my boobs and a short skirt, have a look at everything I've got.' My idea of sexy is...The less you reveal the more people can wonder."

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