Posts tagged "paulina porizkova"

Paulina Porizkova Says Models Thought Sexual Harassment Was “Compliments”

"What people called sexual harassment, we called compliments. When a 16-year-old girl is flattered by a man pulling out his penis, that’s noteworthy." This quote from the model Paulina Porizkova from the forthcoming HBO documentary "About Face," about the modeling industry, saddens me. Sexual harassment is something all women have experienced, but it did not…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 8, 2011

Paulina Porizkova Says Aging Is The Revenge Of The Ugly

"Nothing ages as poorly as a beautiful woman’s ego... Beauty, unlike the rest of the gifts handed out at birth, does not require dedication, patience and hard work to pay off. But it's also the only gift that does NOT keep on giving. It usually blossoms at an age where you're least equipped to handle…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 22, 2010

Quotable: Paulina Porizkova Knows Fame Is Fleeting

"No one but aliens can stay on top forever. I'm talking about you, Tom Cruise. And you, Madonna ... My book failed to sell all that much, and I couldn't get on 'The View' no matter how much I begged, and I got fired from 'America's Next Top Model.' I spent the rest of the…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 5, 2010

Quotable: Paulina Porizkova Compares Heidi Montag To A “Cheap Plastic Pool Float”

"Wouldn’t Audrey Hepburn, Jane Birkin, Twiggy, Charlotte Rampling, and Jean Harlow have lost their special brand of elegant, feline sexiness if they were tipping over under the weight of great ol’ mammaries? Compare any one of these natural beauties to someone like Heidi Montag, and it’s like comparing a Hastens Swedish handmade mattress to a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 22, 2010

Quotable: Anna Wintour Turns Up Her Nose At Famous Models Too

"The glance she gave me is one I'd give to an expired carton of milk."…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 26, 2010