The fashion world can be a confusing and reckless place, so sometimes it helps to turn to those who have fought all these battles before. The people included in this list are all eloquent enough to have produced amazing soundbites that offer words of enlightenment, point out the subtleties of style, or celebrate what we all love.

Click through to read Oscar Wilde laying down the dandy law, Sid Vicious making one final request, and learn what Coco Chanel and A$AP Rocky have in common. Whether you need some inspiration or just knowledge to drop at the next cocktail party you go to, here are The 25 Best Fashion Quotes.