"I'm an afternoon tea type of girl. I come from a Russian background where we love our teas. So between lunch and dinner after training I come home and I love a nice cup of tea with jam in it, as we drink it there. Black English Breakfast with raspberry jam is my favorite."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Maria Sharapova on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Maria Sharapova on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Maria Sharapova on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Maria Sharapova on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Maria Sharapova on Robert Frost
"I've been very competitive by nature from a young age, whether it was eating a bowl of pasta faster than somebody else, or always wanting to be the first one in line."
"To be honest, everything in my life outside of tennis is great. I'm doing amazing projects that, if I didn't have time off, I wouldn't be able to focus on."
"I love to collect modern art."
"When you look good, you feel good. Confidence with what you're wearing is very important. If you feel good, you will always perform your best without worrying about anything."
"No matter what you study, the thing that you know best is what you grew up with."