"We are really living the American dream, to be a successful brand in the States and in Europe and to steep ourselves in our heritage. But we do it with a sense of humor. We don't take ourselves too seriously in fashion."
"A joke is a very serious thing."Tommy Hilfiger on Winston Churchill
"Humor is mankind's greatest blessing."Tommy Hilfiger on Mark Twain
"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing."Tommy Hilfiger on William James
"If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide."Tommy Hilfiger on Mahatma Gandhi
"A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road."Tommy Hilfiger on Henry Ward Beecher
"My mother inspired me to treat others as I would want to be treated regardless of age, race or financial status."
"I knew exactly what I wanted to do. I wanted to build some kind of lifestyle brand that was preppy and cool."
"We had incense and rock'n'roll posters, and we sold records and rolling papers. People could just, like, hang out. We had a cool vibe going."
"I think it is really important to have a sense of business. As a designer you can get so wrapped up in the design and fashion side that you forget the business side."
"'The Cut' is going to give someone the opportunity of a lifetime and help that person achieve his or her dreams."