Coco Chanel Quotes

I don’t understand how a woman can leave the house without fixing herself up a little – if only out of politeness. And then, you never know, maybe that’s the day she has a date with destiny. And it’s best to be as pretty as possible for destiny.

Fashion comes and goes but style lasts forever

I’m for style – fashions change too often.

In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.

A fashion that does not reach the streets is not a fashion

In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.

Fashion fades, only style remains the same.

Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.

Where should one use perfume?” a young woman asked. “Wherever one wants to be kissed.

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

Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.

True elegance consists not in having a closet bursting with clothes, but rather in having a few well-chosen numbers in which one feels totally at ease.

Elegance means being beautiful both on the inside and out.

Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.

Elegance is refusal.

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

simplicity is the key of elegance

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

Adornment, what a science! Beauty, what a weapon! Modesty, what elegance!

Fashion changes, but style endures.

Elegance comes from being as beautiful inside as outside.

Modesty is the highest elegance