"Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Coco Chanel on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Coco Chanel on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Coco Chanel on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Coco Chanel on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Coco Chanel on C. S. Lewis
"A woman has the age she deserves."
"Fashion is always of the time in which you live. It is not something standing alone. But the grand problem, the most important problem, is to rejeuvenate women. To make women look young. Then their outlook changes. They feel more joyous."
"Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions."
"There is no time for cut-and-dried monotony. There is time for work. And time for love. That leaves no other time!"
"The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud."