How Sofia Vergara Didn't Let Rejection Get The Best Of Her

For the past six years, Sofía Vergara has been named the highest-paid television actress. While the results for 2018 won't roll in until later in the year, we're rooting for her to snag the coveted title again—seventh time's a charm, right? Such honor is already a big enough deal as a woman, but the fact that Sofía emigrated from Colombia to the United States to launch her acting career is even more remarkable.

Today, the Modern Family star turns 46 and is still dominating the acting scene. We've gathered some of Sofía's most memorable and inspiring quotes that she's shared throughout the years. Keep on reading and get inspired. 

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"I’m fearless, I don’t complain. Even when horrible things happen to me, I go on."

"When you find the right shade of lipstick, you feel more confident."

"Never take no personally. Sometimes people tell you no for a reason that has nothing to do with you. You must keep going."

"I’ve always been pretty confident, I grew up in a family of strong women, so I was always taught to be proud of who I am, the way I am."

"I like business, and the truth is I save way more than I spend. I invest. I plan for the future. I have a special eye for opportunities and for harder than anyone might expect."

"The only way to gain something is to take a risk something. I’ve been rejected for many jobs, many movies, but I don’t take that as a failure. I just move on."

"Listen, I’m not afraid of anything. I’m Colombian."

By: Andrea Navarro