I grew up on a Christmas tree farm with all this space to run around, and the [freedom] to be a crazy kid with tangled hair.
I slept in castles and fell in love because I was taught to dream" -
I don't really know that much about love, it turns out.
We learned more from a 3 minute record than we ever learned in school
I could get drunk and run around Nashville naked. But I won't because I want to set a good example for my fans. I think they deserve to have a role model.
I'm not the girl who always has a boyfriend. I'm the girl who rarely has a boyfriend.
You can't be in love with a Google search.
My absolute favorite meal in Nashville is sweet-potato pancakes at Pancake Pantry. Taylor S
In my opinion, the only way to conquer stage fright is to get up on stage and play. Every time you play another show, it gets better and better.
I want to build a life with someone that's based on their dreams as well as my dreams. I think that the idea of finding another person to share with is the most fascinating, beautiful quest you could ever be on in life.
I think fearless is having fears but jumping anyway.
My style advice to other girls is to be experimental but always have a 'home base' and stick with your comfort style.
I'm never in the same place for more than, like, three days at a time. Things can change from one minute to the next.
In school if you're different that's uncool. But I try to maintain confidence in who I am...because...you know...I don't really want to change it.
I leave the genre labeling to other people. I really do. If I were to think too hard about it, that would stifle you creatively. If you think too hard about who other people want you to be as an artist, it stops you from being who you want to be as an artist.
One of my best friends is dating my other best friend, Lena!
I think the worst part about a breakup sometimes, if one could choose a worst part, would possibly be if you get out of a relationship, and you don't recognize yourself because you changed a lot about you.
Darling I'm a nightmare dressed like a daydream.
If someone has a really great boyfriend or career, I think, it's cool that happens.
I have this really high priority on happiness and finding something to be happy about.
Sophistication isn't what you wear and who you know.
It's kind of exhilarating, walking through a crazy, insane mob. The most miraculous process is watching a song go from a tiny idea in the middle of the night to something that 55,000 people are singing back to you.
I try to prepare for everything beyond the extent of preparation. Taylor S
But no matter what love throws at you, you have to believe in it. You have ot believe in love stories and prince charmings and happily ever after. That's why I write these songs. Because I think love is FEARLESS.
To truly love is to have the courage to walk away and let the other person who wishes to be free go no matter how much it hurts.
I have rules for a lot of areas of my life. Love is not going to be one of them. 1
I don't ever feel like the cool kid at the party, ever. It's like, 'Smile and be nice to everybody, because you were not invited to be here.'
In this business you have to develop a thick skin, but I'm always going to feel everything. It's my nature.
My audience has really become a very diverse group of people. It's not just 15-year-old girls. That's kind of what allows me to write from all the different places I want to write from.
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