Renzo Rosso quotes

  • I'm tired of advertising! I'm looking for new solutions that make people laugh and amuse. Italian creativity is too narrow, it still hasn't overcome the dichotomy limits between heaven and hell.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Tired #Creativity #Italian

  • Diesel pioneered the idea of luxury denim, and we still drive this market. But it encompasses more: the consumers love the brand, the lifestyle, the mentality of Diesel.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Ideas #Luxury #Denim

  • Everything can draw inspiration: a vintage cloth, a book, a street-when I was in Japan, I was deeply inspired by Japanese pharmacies.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Book #Inspiration #Japan

  • I am a rock & roll man, and therefore, a denim man. Musicians of any era - whether it be The Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Rage Against the Machine, or, of course, Madonna - will inspire fashion. And we in turn will inspire them.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Fashion #Men #Rocks

  • Different times call for different attitudes. But I love your generation because you are so creative and innovative in how you wear things, how you think, how you approach everything.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Attitude #Love You #Thinking

  • Consumers fall in love with a brand and it's important for a brand to develop and stretch itself to provide for their consumers. I don't suspect that a customer will walk into a store to buy a pair of jeans and end up buying a sofa, but it's about providing loyal consumers with a choice to create a lifestyle.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Falling In Love #Jeans #Choices

  • I am continually influenced by the feeling that music culture captured in the late 60s - for my generation, it was a time to rebel, against our parents, against everything.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Parent #Feelings #Rebel

  • It's playing with the idea of what musicians wear when they play live, especially focusing on the evolution of what a musician wears when they first start their career, when they are young and wild, to how they dress when they become famous and more polished.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Play #Careers #Ideas

  • We are combining elements like tuxedos and workwear, for contrast; some looks also are based on 30s-era inspirations.
    -- Renzo Rosso

    #Inspiration #Tuxedos #Looks

  • When I was on the air a lot my throat and vocal chords got tired. If you don't vary your tones you can't get pretty tired of your own voice.

  • Creativity comes from applying things you learn in other fields to the field you work in.

  • Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.

  • The one thing that cannot be outsourced is creativity. We have to find ways to support creative people because the only way we are going to improve our laws... is by creating our way out of it.

  • I am officially Jewish, but I’m Jewish in the same way the Olive Garden is an Italian restaurant.

  • Mulberry Street was the beating heart of the Italian-American experience, but you don't find those gangsters now. I live with a bunch of yuppies and models.

  • I would like just one time to be on the cover of Italian Vogue.

  • I've spent some time working with a non-Italian designer; I've been helping him organize fashion shows, the advertising, also helping with the creative part. But the great part about this work is that I am no one!

  • I love eating shabu-shabu in Japan - a kind of beef hotpot. But if you're talking about authentic, traditional food, then Italian cooking is one of the best in the world.

  • Socially, Philadelphia was still a fairly provincial city, its business community governed by the mores of the Main Line. Politically, it was a cauldron of ethnic rivalries, dominated by competing Irish and Italian constituencies.