A political science student, Maria Bello immersed herself into acting and theatre even as she was studying about the world. Her intense passion paved the way for her future career as she slowly landed roles in movies and TV series. With a couple of hits under her belt, Maria honed her skills, acted in award-winning movies and earned the appreciation of many tough critics. Apart from her decades of experience in Hollywood, Bello’s entrepreneurial spirit and humanitarian beliefs have shaped her life and opinions. She actively works with NGOs and shares her take on the crises affecting the world today. Her free-spirited and zestful attitude towards life, as encapsulated in her book, inspired many other middle-aged women. You can take a look at quotes on love, marriage, acting, struggle, age, and romance that have been compiled from her interviews, book, articles, and public conferences.