"Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Coco Chanel on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Coco Chanel on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Coco Chanel on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Coco Chanel on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Coco Chanel on Steve Jobs
"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."