Dress Shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too.

If you're sad, add more lipstick and attack. Men hate women who weep.

There is nothing more comfortable than a caterpillar and nothing more made for love than a butterfly. We need dresses that crawl and dresses that fly. Fashion is at once a captapillar and a butterfly, caterpillar by day, butterfly by night.

I only drink Champagne on two occasions, when I am in love and when I am not.

I imposed black; it still going strong today, for black wipes out everything else around.

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

If You Were Born Without Wings, Do Nothing To Prevent Them From Growing.

To be irreplaceable you have to be different.

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

Never a button without a buttonhole.

Life's but short. You might as well be amusing.

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

The best things in life are free. The second best things are very, very expensive.

I love luxury. And luxury lies not in richness and ornateness but in the absence of vulgarity. Vulgarity is the ugliest word in our language. I stay in the game to fight it.

The most courageous act is still to think for yourself.

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

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

There are people who have money and people who are rich.

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

Women must tell men always that they are the strong ones. They are the big, the strong, the wonderful. In truth, women are the strong ones. It is just my opinion, I am not a professor.

There is nothing worse than solitude. Solitude can help a man realize himself; but it destroys a woman.

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

Women hide their imperfections instead of accepting them as an added charm.

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.

There is a time for work, and a time for love. That leaves no other time.

Women have always been the strong ones of the world. The men are always seeking from women a little pillow to put their heads down on. They are always longing for the mother who held them as infants.

Innovation! One cannot be forever innovating. I want to create classics.

Fashion is made to become unfashionable.

When I find a colour darker than black, I'll wear it. But until then, I'm wearing black!

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

I wanted to give a woman comfortable clothes that would flow with her body. A woman is closest to being naked when she is well-dressed.

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.

No one is young after forty, but one can be irresistible at any age.

My life didn't please me, so I created my life.

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 rejeuvenate women. To make women look young. Then their outlook changes. They feel more joyous.

Youth is something very new twenty years ago no one mentioned it.

There is time for work. And time for love. That leaves no other time!

Those who create are rare; those who cannot are numerous. Therefore, the latter are stronger.

Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.

Women have always been the strong ones of the world.

Luxury lies not in the richness of things, but in the absence of vulgarity.

If a woman is poorly dressed, you notice her dress, and if she's impeccably dressed, you notice the woman.

I don't know why women want any of the things men have when one the things that women have is men.

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

No matter the age, a woman who is unloved is lost - unloved she might as well die.

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.

I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.

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