"I won't allow myself to have tremendous fear."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Calvin Klein on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Calvin Klein on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Calvin Klein on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Calvin Klein on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Calvin Klein on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"When I get into bed at night, I hope I don't get into it alone!"
"The best thing is to look natural, but it takes makeup to look natural."
"I'm in a business where no one cares about anything except how well your last collection sold."
"When I started the business, I hardly went home. I became very driven about work and about my career."
"There has been a change in men's attitudes toward their clothes. Men are more aware of fashion they're not afraid of it."