7 Quotes on Success and Life From Diane von Furstenberg

Everyday is an opportunity to be fashionable, which is why we are excited to announce the collaboration between the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and POPSUGAR for an exclusive limited-edition Must Have Box.

Embracing your inner beauty and channeling it into an outfit is what drives the desire to be fashionable. It's not about wearing designer clothes or embracing the latest trends but being confident and strong with your own personal style. Founded in 1962, the Council of Fashion Designers of America is a non-profit trade association comprised of over 400 American designers dedicated to showcasing the true art of fashion. With cuts that empower women (hello, iconic wrap dress!) Diane von Furstenberg is one of the signature members — and she's also a true inspiration. Here, a few of our favorite quotes from the dynamic woman.

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I didn't always know what I wanted to do, but I knew the kind of woman I wanted to be.
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I didn't always know what I wanted to do, but I knew the kind of woman I wanted to be.

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Style is something that each of us already has. All we need to do is find it.
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Style is something that each of us already has. All we need to do is find it.

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Generosity is the best investment.
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Generosity is the best investment.

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When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.
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When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.

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The most important thing is to take your time and not get stressed.
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The most important thing is to take your time and not get stressed.

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I think the most important thing is to be in a good mood and enjoy life, wherever you are.
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I think the most important thing is to be in a good mood and enjoy life, wherever you are.

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Life is short. Insecurity is a waste of time.
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Life is short. Insecurity is a waste of time.