"I remember when I was 33 or 34, it was devastating because I realized I wasn't a kid anymore. The great thing about 40 was that I really felt like I had life experience and knew what I was doing now."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Jennifer Lopez on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Jennifer Lopez on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Jennifer Lopez on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Jennifer Lopez on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Jennifer Lopez on Mark Twain
"I've always had a huge fear of dying or becoming ill. The thing I'm most afraid of, though, is being alone, which I think a lot of performers fear. It's why we seek the limelight - so we're not alone, were adored. We're loved, so people want to be around us. The fear of being alone drives my life."
"There's no way in the world that just because women turn the number 40, they're anything less than amazing. That's crazy. If anything, you're even more amazing!"
"Beauty is only skin deep. I think what's really important is finding a balance of mind, body and spirit."
"I don't get anything for free. I pay for all my beauty treatments."
"You know, maybe I was just born in the wrong time, but I love all things romantic. Puffy understands that. For my last birthday, he covered my hotel room floor with rose petals and had flowers and candles all over the room."