Karl Lagerfeld's Most Outrageous Quotes About His Life, His Style and His Cat, Choupette

The Godfather of fashion was known for his sharp wit and his very candid thoughts on everything from sweatpants to selfies

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Translation: Anything you can do, Karl can do better.

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Translation: Burn your sweats. Then get control of your life stat.

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Translation: Don’t come near him with a camera phone, especially if you’re Kris Jenner..

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Translation: Choupette is the monarch of the cat world.

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Translation: There's only one opinion that really matters. (His cat’s.)

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Translation: Lagerland actually exists!

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Translation: Mom’s right. Hygiene matters.

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Translation: Fashion over function is the mantra to live by.

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Translation: Karl’s bed clothes are just as luxe as his day clothes.

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Translation: A genius’s work is never done.

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