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Gabrielle Chasnel, dîte  Coco Chanel

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Biography - Gabrielle Chasnel, dîte Coco Chanel:

French fashion designer.
Born: 1883 - Died: 1971
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France

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



(French, German)

L’acte le plus courageux consiste à penser par vous-même. À haute voix.

Die allermutigste Handlung ist immer noch, selbst zu denken. Laut.

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Quotes for: to think


Quotes for: to think

A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion.

He who thinks little, errs much.

Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

I think, therefore I am.

For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

Quotes for: courage


Quotes about courage:

Have courage to use your own reason!

The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.

Audacity augments courage; hesitation, fear.

It is better to trust in ability than in luck.

Quotes for: oneself


Quotes about oneself:

A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.

The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.

Don't forget to love yourself.

To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.


Gabrielle Chasnel, dîte Coco Chanel also said...

If you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing.

Fashion fades, only style remains the same.

Mode Passes.

In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.

Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.

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

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