"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."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Coco Chanel on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Coco Chanel on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Coco Chanel on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Coco Chanel on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Coco Chanel on Marilyn Monroe
"A woman has the age she deserves."
"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."
"Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death."