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By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

It's necessary to have an energy that carries you forward. You need the will to live, to have a great curiosity. To look for the best in life, to find new interests.

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

If you can learn to use your mind as well as your powder puff, you will become more truly beautiful.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I can't tell you that I like getting older, but I think I can cope with it because everybody gets older. Sometimes it's a little upsetting because time goes by and you want to do more and you have to accept life for what it is and find some new motivation that gives you drive and enthusiasm.

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 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I am lucky. I had a very beautiful mother.

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 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I work when I feel like I can do something that pleases me, that I think I can give a little more than I've given up to yesterday.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I was so skinny, they gave me the nickname stechetto - the stick. I was tall, thin, ugly and dark like an Arab girl. I looked strange. All eyes. No flesh on my bones.

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

I've never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.

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 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

It's a mistake to think that once you're done with school you need never learn anything new.

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 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 requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go so much further than people with vastly superior talent.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

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

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

The first woman was created from the rib of a man. She was not made from his head to top him, nor from his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal to him.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I'm a giraffe. I even walk like a giraffe with a long neck and legs. It's a pretty dumb animal, mind you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Beauty is no handicap if you don't think about it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Physical exercise makes you more graceful. After some gymnasitics you walk as if the whole street is yours.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Any woman can look her best if she feels good in her skin. It's not a question of clothes or makeup. It's how she sparkles.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

My philosophy is that it's better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe and not to explore at all.

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 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I was born wise. Street-wise, people-wise, self-wise. This wisdom was my birthright.

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 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

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

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I do 45 minutes a day of stretching and abdominals and I lift light weights of half a kilo. Otherwise, if you strain your muscles, then you have to be quiet and stay without any exercise for a long time. I do heavier weights gradually. I'm going to become Superwoman with oil on my muscles!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

A dog is faithful, a woman never.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Sometimes you feel a need to express yourself, and there is no better way than to go to places where people need everything. It's dramatic, it's tragic. You just can't understand why, in the world of today, there are still things like that. The images you see on TV kill you. Of course when you are there (at these trouble spots) you can't turn off the TV. You are face-to-face with reality.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

After all these years, I am still involved in the process of self-discovery. It's better to explore life and make mistakes than to play it safe. Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I think the quality of sexiness comes from within. It is something that is in you or it isn't and it really doesn't have much to do with breasts or thighs or the pout of your lips.

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 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

Without my mother's ambition, her drive, I doubt that on my own I would have pushed myself out of Pozzuoli and into the frightening world that was faraway Rome.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

Believe me, it is actions that count.

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 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.

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

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 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

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

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 15 Sep

Sophia Loren

True love comes along after adolescence, when we have learned not to cry for nothing.

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

The eyes of a woman who never cried can not be beautiful.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

My mother taught me to walk proud and tall 'as if the world was mine.'

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

I think the quality of sexiness comes from within.

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 13 Sep

Sophia Loren

I'm a very shy person and I never tried to do theater.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sophia Loren

Mistakes are the price of an interesting life.