"Great loves too must be endured."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Coco Chanel on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Coco Chanel on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Coco Chanel on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Coco Chanel on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Coco Chanel on Winston Churchill
"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."