If you want respect for your past,
it means that you have a problem with your present and
even more with your future.
I try not to be sentimental and obsessive about possessions.
I love collecting, but I hate owning.
Loving someone is fine, but
they have to love you back or it doesn’t work.
Sometimes it’s easy to have ideas,
but somebody has to find a way to do it.
Often those responsibe for finding a way don’t have the idea.
Chanel is an institution,
and you have to treat an institution like a whore – and then you get something out of her.
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