Coco Chanel Quotes (59 quotes)
“Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.”
As quoted in Chanel (1987) by Jean Leymarie
“Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains.”
As quoted in: The people of Paris (Doubleday, 1966) by Joseph Amber Barry, p. 69
As quoted in The Gospel According to Coco Chanel : Life Lessons from the World's Most Elegant Woman (2009) by Karen Karbo
As quoted in Contemporary Quotations (1954) by James Beasley Simpson
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Born: August 19, 1883
Died: January 10, 1971 (aged 87)
Bio: Gabrielle Coco Bonheur Chanel was a French fashion designer and founder of the Chanel brand. She was the only fashion designer to be named on Time 100: The Most Important People of the Century.
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