The problem with beauty is that it's like being born rich and getting poorer.
Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I'll show you somebody who has never achieved much.
The secret of having a personal life is not answering too many questions about it.
Life is not life unless you make mistakes
Loneliness is the universal problem of rich people.
According to my sister, the expert novelist Jackie Collins, most men stray. And sex doesn't mean anything to most men. But I wouldn't date a man who slept around. Absolutely not. I've divorced people for that.
I've never yet met a man who could look after me. I don't need a husband. What I need is a wife.
Age is just a number. It's totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine.
The easiest way to convince my kids that they don't really need something is to get it for them.
It's like the Roman Empire. Wasn't everybody running around just covered with syphilis? And then it was destroyed by the volcano.
I think it has something to do with being British. We don't take ourselves as seriously as some other countries do. I think a lot of people take themselves far too seriously; I find that a very tedious attitude.
But I have had to give up certain things in my life. One is shopping. Two is lunch with the girls. Three is cocktail parties, and four is studying my lines.
I'm extremely happy in my life. I consider myself to be very blessed.
If life throws you a lemon - make lemonade.
And I used to write novels and little stories and compositions and I - but I put them away because I started acting when I was 17. So there wasn't much time.