Our favourite moments of wit and wisdom from the men and women who have graced our pages over the past 12 monthsMore
"Your forties are wonderful. You have enough money to do what you want and you know yourself more. Plus, I’m still strong enough to do most of the things I used to do. So right now it’s good. In 10 years, I don’t know."
Portrait by Maxime Ballesteros
"British people still wear clothes. By clothes I mean actual clothes: jackets and shirts and ties and suits. The spirit of Beau Brummell is still visible. English men make an effort. We’ve lost that in the US. Everyone is more concerned with being comfortable."
Portrait by Simon Perry