How many cares one loses when one
decides not to be something but to
is often achieved by those who don't know that
act is still to think for yourself.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not
like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Jump out the window if you are the object
of passion. Flee it if you feel it.
Passion goes, boredom remains.
I am Coco Chanel.
There are a lot of duchesses, but only one Coco Chanel.
commenting as to why she did not marry the Duke of Westminster)
A fashion that does not reach the streets is not a fashion.
Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in
the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we
live, what is happening.
Fashion is made to become unfashionable.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and
they remember the woman.
Fashion passes, style remains.
Fashion is not simply a matter of clothes. Fashion is in the air,
born upon the wind. One intuits it. It is in the sky and on the