Monday , 23 October 2017
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The Classics From Coco

To honour Ms Chanel’s approaching August 19th birthday, we’ve listed our favourite words to ever come out of her fabulous mouth.

 

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

 

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

 

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3. “In order to be irreplaceacle, one must always be different.”

 

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4. “Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.”

 

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5. “A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.”

 

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6. “Great loves too must be endured.”

 

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7. “You live but once; you might as well be amusing.”

 

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8. “The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.”

 

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9. “Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.”

 

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10. “I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all.”

 

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11. “A woman who doesn’t wear perfume has no future.”

 

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12. “As long as you know men are like children, you know everything!”

 

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13. “I don’t do fashion, I am fashion.”

 

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14. “My reason for choosing diamonds is that, dense as they are, they represent the greatest worth in the smallest volume.”

 

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15. “The best colour in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.”

 

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16. “You can be gorgeous at thirty, charmimg at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life.”

 

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17. “I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.”

 

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18. “Adornment, what a science! Beauty, what a weapon! Modesty, what elegance!”

 

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19. “A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.”

 

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20. “There are people who have money and people who are rich.”

 

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