Advices for Ladies from Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel, the legendary fashion designer who is known not only as a world fashion icon, but it is well known for its practical advice that told about life, specially designed for the fairer sex. One of its most famous quotes is:

“I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all.” – Coco Chanel

Advice by Coco Chanel

She will be remembered as a great fighter for women’s rights and equality between the sexes. In fact she did it and through its work in January designing women’s clothing inspired by the male wardrobe. Thus it forced women to cut their hair and start wearing pants, in order to feel comfortable.

Although it created the wardrobe, the legendary Coco is known for its practical advice intended for women, what attitude should gain in terms of life. We present some of her advice!

– ‘Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity.’
– ‘The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.’
– ‘In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.’
– ‘You live but once; you might as well be amusing.’
– ‘I don’t do fashion, I am fashion.’
– ‘Only those with no memory insist on their originality.’
– ‘Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.’
– ‘My life didn’t please me, so I created my life.’
–  ‘As long as you know men are like children, you know everything!’
–  ‘I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all.’
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– ‘Fashion changes, but style endures.’
– ‘There is no time for cut-and-dried monotony. There is time for work. And time for love. That leaves no other time.’
– ‘A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.’
– ‘You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life.’
– ‘A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.’
– ‘Men always remember a woman who caused them concern and uneasiness.’
– ‘Since everything is in our heads, we had better not lose them.’
– ‘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.’
– ‘I don’t know why women want any of the things men have when one of the things that women have is men.’
– ‘How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone.’
– ‘Gentleness doesn’t get work done unless you happen to be a hen laying eggs.’
– ‘It is always better to be slightly underdressed.’
– ‘The best colour in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.’
– ‘Elegance is refusal.’ 
– ‘I imposed black; it is still going strong today, for black wipes out everything else around.’
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