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Sophia Loren
By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

Transformation is something I cannot explain - too much analysis might destroy it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

You have to enjoy life. Always be surrounded by people that you like, people who have a nice conversation. There are so many positive things to think about.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I have my own peculiar yardstick for measuring a man: Does he have the courage to cry in a moment of grief? Does he have the compassion not to hunt an animal? In his relationship with a woman, is he gentle? Real manliness is nurtured in kindness and gentleness, which I associate with intelligence, comprehension, tolerance, justice, education, and high morality. If only men realized how easy it is to open a woman's heart with kindness, and how many women close their hearts to the assaults of the Don Juans.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I know how to say 'no' in twelve languages. That's enough for a woman.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I think for the women of today, because we work and go around a lot, Armani is ideal - simple and elegant at the same time. It's not eccentric, and everything he does is very subtle. For the evening, I like Gianfranco Ferre. There's a lot of fantasy and creativity in his clothes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Being an actress, you are accustomed to learn to do so many things... You learn how to dry your hair, curl your hair and do your nails. Sometimes, just for fun, I have someone come in to do my nails, but I like to do them three times a week. If I went out to have them done, then I would spend my life at the hairdresser's and that I can't afford.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I don't believe in anti-aging creams. I believe the skin should be clean, should be nourished, but most of all you should eat the right things.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

When I'm walking along in the street, I always feel that around the corner,there is something wonderful waiting for me. That's my attitude.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Cooking is an act of love, a gift, a way of sharing with others the little secrets -- 'piccoli segreti' -- that are simmering on the burners.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

If you don't have the roots somewhere, it's very difficult for people to work with you. Because you are a different person from them. They don't know you, really. They don't know how you feel.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Men always marry younger girls, but sometimes when a women who's very mature marries a younger man, she's criticized. It needs to be corrected.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

A mother always thinks twice: for herself and for the child

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Learn to use your brains as deftly as your powder box, and then, perhaps, powder box you will not need ... Know smart women men say beautiful - eyes snatched from the crowd and do not forget just charming.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

The Fountain of Youth is in your mind.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Many people think they want things, but they don't really have the strength, the discipline. They are weak. I believe that you get what you want if you want it badly enough.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Getting ahead in a difficult profession - singing, acting, writing, whatever requires avid faith in yourself. You must be able to sustain yourself against staggering blows and unfair reversals. When I think back to those first couple of years in Rome, those endless rejections, without a glimmer of encouragement from anyone, all those failed screen tests, and yet I never let my desire slide away from me, my belief in myself and what I felt I could achieve.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

You really have to be satisfied with what you are and accept from life what it still very generously offers you - and notice it, and be glad for it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Is my mother my friend? I would have to say, first of all she is my Mother, with a capital 'M'; she's something sacred to me. I love her dearly...yes, she is also a good friend, someone I can talk openly with if I want to.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Spaghetti can be eaten most successfully if you inhale it like a vacuum cleaner.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

You must all, somewhere deep in your hearts, believe that you have a special beauty that is like no other and that is so valuable that you must not abandon it. Indeed, you must learn to cherish it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I was blessed with a sense of my own destiny. I have never sold myself short. I have never judged myself by other people's standards. I have always expected a great deal of myself, and if I fail, I fail myself. So failure or reversal does not bring out resentment in me because I cannot blame others for any misfortune that befalls me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I exist only because inside of me and above all else I am only and above all a Neapolitan. Naples exists inside of me, and always will. Fortunately for me there is this treasure that I have inside of me and, when I need it, then I pull it out.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I think what you have inside reflects very much in your face, in your expression. If you can find a kind of equilibrium in life, you never really get old, because you have that kind of ingenuity and innocence inside that gives you that brightness and that glint in your eye that generally, getting older, you lose.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

There is no better love potion than a coffee. When a man drinks the coffee made by you he will become forever yours.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I don't go for films that exalt violence. I don't want them in my house. Sometimes my children see them. But nowadays they do it so truthfully and with so much passion that you are shocked.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

The most indespensible ingredient of all good home cooking: love for those you are cooking for.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Style must be adapted to the woman and not vice versa. The same can be said of clothes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I hated my father all my life but in his final days I forgave him for all the suffering he caused us. As you grow older, marry, and have children of you own, you learn and forget. I do not forget easily, but I do forgive.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I always try to have a vacation.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

The facts of life are that a child who has seen war cannot be compared with a child who doesn't know what war is except from television.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

My mother was so beautiful, she really was a a wonderful person. Always walking like a queen. Like she owned the world. Maybe I took something from her.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I believe that rewards in life are deserved. Every reward is the fruit of discipline, of dedication and of sacrifices. And of stubbornness.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

As far as beauty is concerned, in order to be confident we must accept that the way we look and feel is our own responsibility.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Mistakes are a part of the dues one pays for a full life.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

The two big advantages I had at birth were to have been born wise and to have been born in poverty.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Good food is a celebration of life.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

It [winning Oscar] is the most important event in the career of an actor, an extraordinary moment, beautiful. Some people live their whole life just to win an Oscar.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Sex is like washing your face - just something you do because you have to. Sex without love is absolutely ridiculous. Sex follows love, it never precedes it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I can cook, I can breathe, I can live!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Being beautiful can never hurt, but you have to have more. You have to sparkle, you have to be fun, you have to make your brain work if you have one.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

No press conference announcing a last film. I'd just steal away. Best way because, if by chance after two or three years something interesting comes up, I would not - like Sinatra - have to say: 'Well, I've thought it over and decided to come back.'

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Ignorance has its virtues; without it there'd be mighty little conversation.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

[William] Klein has eyes like a knife. He is ruthless and outrageous but never mean - he is tender and funny and violent - and, I'm sure, really in love with our crazy Rome.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

i have no regrets. regret only makes wrinkles.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Luck assists fortune, you need to catch the moment. Otherwise the opportunity fades.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I am lucky. I had a very beautiful mother.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

The girl who swears no one has ever made love to her has a right to swear.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

You have to believe in marriage and you have to believe in a relationship between two people. If you really think in your life that you have found the right person, you have to stick to it, even though there are ups and downs. If you really believe in your union, you have to nourish it and work for it, then you can really spend your life together forever.