Coco Chanel Quotes and Sayings

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Name: Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel
Nickname: Coco
Birth: August 19, 1883
Death: January 10, 1971 (87)
Birthplace: Loire Valley, France
Star Sign: Leo

Top 10 Coco Chanel quotes with images

Coco Chanel quotes Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.

Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes I never wanted to weigh more heavily on a man than a bird.

I never wanted to weigh more heavily on a man than a bird. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.

A girl should be two things: who and what she wants. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes There are people who have money and people who are rich

There are people who have money and people who are rich. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes Only those with no memory insist on their originality.

Only those with no memory insist on their originality. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes Gentleness doesn't get work done unless you happen to be a hen laying eggs

Gentleness doesn’t get work done unless you happen to be a hen laying eggs. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone

How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes The best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.

The best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity

Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity. ~Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel quotes Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman

Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman. ~Coco Chanel

 

Coco Chanel quotes on age

 

A woman has the age she deserves. ~Coco Chanel

 

Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty. ~Coco Chanel

 

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Coco Chanel quotes about beauty (hair, lipstick,…)

 

Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. ~Coco Chanel

 

Don’t be like the rest of them, darling. ~Coco Chanel

 

Adornment, what a science! Beauty, what a weapon! Modesty, what elegance! ~Coco Chanel

 

Elegance is when the inside is as beautiful as the outside. ~Coco Chanel

 

A girl should be two things: classy & fabulous. ~Coco Chanel

 

Beauty should begin in the heart and soul, otherwise cosmetics are useless. ~Coco Chanel

 

Coco Chanel quotes about 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. ~Coco Chanel

 

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 rejuvenate women. To make women look young. Then their outlook changes. They feel more joyous. ~Coco Chanel

 

Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions. ~Coco Chanel

 

Fashion fades, only style remains the same. ~Coco Chanel

 

Fashion is made to become unfashionable. ~Coco Chanel

 

I don’t do fashion, I am fashion. ~Coco Chanel

 

Fashion has two purposes: comfort and love. Beauty comes when fashion succeeds. ~Coco Chanel

 

Coco Chanel quotes about life, success

 

My life didn’t please me, so I created my life. ~Coco Chanel

 

Elegance is refusal. ~Coco Chanel

 

Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable. ~Coco Chanel

 

I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like. ~Coco Chanel

 

As long as you know men are like children, you know everything! ~Coco Chanel

 

Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance. ~Coco Chanel

 

Look for the woman in the dress. If there is no woman, there is no dress. ~Coco Chanel

 

In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different. ~Coco Chanel

 

Nature gives you the face you have at twenty. Life shapes the face you have at thirty. But at fifty you get the face you deserve. ~Coco Chanel

 

Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains. ~Coco Chanel

 

You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life. ~Coco Chanel

 

My friends, there are no friends. ~Coco Chanel

 

Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. ~Coco Chanel

 

Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from adolescence, but of those who have already taken possession of their future. ~Coco Chanel

 

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Coco Chanel quotes about women and love

 

There is no time for cut-and-dried monotony. There is time for work. And time for love. That leaves no other time. ~Coco Chanel

 

Great loves too must be endured. ~Coco Chanel

 

It’s probably not just by chance that I’m alone. It would be very hard for a man to live with me, unless he’s terribly strong. And if he’s stronger than I, I’m the one who can’t live with him. … I’m neither smart nor stupid, but I don’t think I’m a run-of-the-mill person. I’ve been in business without being a businesswoman, I’ve loved without being a woman made only for love. The two men I’ve loved, I think, will remember me, on earth or in heaven, because men always remember a woman who caused them concern and uneasiness. I’ve done my best, in regard to people and to life, without precepts, but with a taste for justice. ~Coco Chanel

 

Women need to be beautiful to be loved by men, and stupid enough to love them. ~Coco Chanel

 

If I say that I love you but I do want personal time, or if I don’t want to do PDA, it’s not that I have something against you. ~Coco Chanel

 

Men always remember a woman who caused them concern and uneasiness. ~Coco Chanel

 

A woman should wear perfume wherever she wants to be kissed. ~Coco Chanel

 

A woman who doesn’t wear perfume has no future. ~Coco Chanel

 

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