"Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Coco Chanel on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Coco Chanel on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Coco Chanel on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Coco Chanel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."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."