"It's my experience that you really can't lose when you try the truth."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Sharon Stone on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Sharon Stone on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Sharon Stone on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Sharon Stone on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Sharon Stone on Mark Twain
"I thought it might be a good move to get into a beauty contest so I tried for Miss Pennsylvania and won. I think that helped me get noticed, at least by the people of Pennsylvania."
"Some people work hard in this business and become really popular, really big stars but they never receive an award from within the business. Somehow, when your colleagues and friends believe in you to the point of handing you an award it means so much more."
"People don't change their behavior unless it makes a difference for them to do so."
"TV is so different from the movies. It takes a lot of stamina because you work such long hours. It is really challenging. You are learning the next day's lines while you are shooting today's scenes. I found courage I never realised I had. I hope to do more."
"I was lucky to have my dad in my life. As crazy as things got, I always had him to put his hand on my shoulder."