It exasperated her to think that the dungeon in which she had languished for so many unhappy years had been unlocked all the time, and that the impulses she had so carefully struggled with and stifled for the sake of keeping well with society, were precisely those by which alone she could have come
The most sincere form of love is love for food
You have no right to say that I am not sincere. I have found a happiness in art that real life has never given me. I am intensely in earnest about art. There is is a magic and mystery in art that you know nothing of.
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
The one place where I'm allowed to rebel, and the one place where I'm allowed to not worry about censoring myself is my music.
I got to play Kim in Bye Bye Birdie, Sandy in Grease, and Maria in The Sound of Music. And it was so much fun for me, but the thing that I looked forward to the most was at the cast parties. After the shows they had karaoke machines set up and that's when I could sing country music.
Most of the time, songs that I write end up being finished in 30 minutes or less.
No matter what love throws at you, you have to believe in it.
I've been singing Shakira songs in front of my bathroom mirror into my hairbrush forever. It's like a daily routine.
There's room for role models who make mistakes. Taylor S
she thinks I'm psycho cause I like to rhyme her name with things.
I'm not really that girl who dreams about her wedding day.
With your face and your beautiful eyes and the coversations with the little white lies and the faded picture of a beautiful lie you carry me from your car up the stairs,and I broke down crying was she worth this mess? After everything and that little black dress.After everything i must confess...I n
My first memory of loving music happened so early. We would always go to the beach in the summer and I would run from blanket to blanket, from family to family and just sing Lion King songs acapella.
When I was a teenager I felt like we were always being stereotyped as being really intense and dramatic and passionate and hopelessly romantic and excitable, now in retrospect I think I need to let you know those things are amazing. I hope you never lose those things.
I never give advice unless someone asks me for it. One thing I've learned, and possibly the only advice I have to give, is to not be that person giving out unsolicited advice based on your own personal experience.
I took a chance, I took a shot And you may think Iâ€™m bullet-proof, but Iâ€™m not. You took a swing, I took it hard. And down here from the ground I see who you are
Life is like walking you take one step at a time.
I never want to change so much that people can't recognize me.
I'm captivated by you, baby, like a firework show.
Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it's on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you've got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.
It's one of the craziest feelings to be on stage and know that you were sitting on your bedroom floor when that song came to be and now there's an arena full of people singing it.
I could wait patiently, but I really wish you would: Drop everything now, meet me in the pourin' rain, Kiss me on the sidewalk, take away the pain; Cause I see sparks fly whenever you smile Hit me with those green eyes, baby, as the lights go down, Give me somethin' that'll haunt me when you're not
All of my songs are autobiographical.