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

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

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Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you feel it. Passion goes, boredom remains.

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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.

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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.

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who, everyone knows, liberated women. Which allowed me years later to give them power and in a certain sense to liberate fashion.

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

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