Coco Chanel Quotations

ON GENERAL DE GAULLE
“He will soon be claiming that the Resistance has liberated the world.”

ON THE RESISTANCE
“A major shortcoming of the Resistance is the outnumbering, before long, of the genuine warriors by camera-carrying midgets intent on leaving a record of their purported heroism.”

ON POLITICS
“Mediocrity doesn’t appeal to me.”

ON PATRIOTISM
“[I think] what every Englishman thinks about patriotism, the last refuge of a scoundrel.”

ON CHURCHILL
“Winston is a dandy and a visionary.”

ON BAUDELAIRE
“Baudelaire … means more to me now than ever before.”