"I was surrounded by strong women so it had never even occurred to me that women were anything other than equal to men."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."David Bailey on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."David Bailey on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."David Bailey on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"David Bailey on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."David Bailey on Mahatma Gandhi
"I didn't know a time when there wasn't a war because I spent all my time from the age of two or three to eight in a coal cellar really."
"If you're curious, London's an amazing place."
"Fashion often starts off beautiful and becomes ugly, whereas art starts off ugly sometimes and becomes beautiful."
"A positive attitude can really make dreams come true - it did for me."
"The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading."