Plus one for me ,too!
I would like to add some wonderful quotes from Sophia :
Sex appeal is 50% what you've got and 50% what people think you've got.
Mistakes are a part of the dues one pays for a full life.
The two big advantages I had at birth were to have been born wise and to have been born in poverty.
Gettingahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. Thatis why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, goso much further than people with vastly superior talent.
[on adultery] It's a game I never play.
[explaining why she did not pose nude in the 2007 Pirelli calendar] When Sophia Loren is naked, that is a lot of nakedness.
Cookingis an act of love, a gift, a way of sharing with others the littlesecrets -- "piccoli segreti" -- that are simmering on the burners.
A woman's dress should be like a barbed wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view.
A mother has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.
Manypeople 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 ifyou want it badly enough.
[on Tyrone Power] Tyrone Power was my ideal man.
[on Marcello Mastroianni]Marcello is a man who thinks like a man, talks like a man -- is a man!He has so much magnetism, he brings out the very soul in a woman.
[on Gregory Peck] One of the most charming men I've ever met.
[on Cary Grant]I learned many things working with Cary Grant. He has such tremendousconcentration. Many actors do not have the courage to stand still. CaryGrant knows how to concentrate, how to look directly at you, but alwayswith great relaxation.
[on Gina Lollobrigida]Gina's personality is limited. She is good playing a peasant but isincapable of playing a lady. That said, I don't think she's positivelymad about me. Because I'm bigger than she? It's possible. Who knows?
Hate is unfulfilled love.
Everything you see I owe to spaghetti.
Sharon Stone talks about sex as if it were a bowl of spaghetti or a pizza. Those things are private, you need to have a little discretion.
I am lucky. I had a very beautiful mother.