We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect.
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There's a continuity between what I care about in any form: I care about it in my music, in article-writing, in how I dress, in how I live, in my relationships, in how I navigate paparazzi, how I decorate my home. There's such a continuity between everything that I don't really care what form it shows up in.
Making a movie requires 20 to 500 people to make and a lot of money and the stakes are a lot higher.
For four to six months at a time, I would barely eat. I lived on a diet of Melba toast, carrots, and black coffee.
I think it's child abuse to have someone in the public eye too young. Society basically values wealth and fame and power at the cost of well-being. In the case of a child, it's at the cost of someone's natural development. It's already hard enough to develop.
In LA, where I live, it's all about perfectionism. Beauty is now defined by your bones sticking out of your decolletage. For that to be the standard is really perilous for women.
I was always such a people-watcher. I would sit on street corners alone and watch people and make up stories about them in my head. Then, all of a sudden, I was the one being watched.
I have a profound empathy for people who are in the public eye, whether they manifest it themselves or whether it happened by accident - it doesn't matter to me. I think there's a great misunderstanding of what it is to be famous.
When someone says that I'm angry it's actually a compliment. I have not always been direct with my anger in my relationships, which is part of why I'd write about it in my songs because I had such fear around expressing anger as a woman.
Beauty is now defined by your bones sticking out of your decolletage. For that to be the standard is really perilous for women.
I could get away with not taking care of myself as a bachelorette but as a mom I can't.
The left sees nothing but bigotry and superstition in the popular defense of the family or in popular attitudes regarding abortion, crime, busing, and the school curriculum.
I'm not into politics but I am committed to a cause: ensuring design technology and engineering stays on the U.K. curriculum, alongside science and maths - grounding abstract theory, merging the practical with the academic.
To have a right to do a thing is not at all the same as to be right in doing it.
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.
Politics is the reflex of the business and industrial world.
Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken, and always gets above falsehood, as does oil above water.
Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff to prove that they are worthy of woman's attention.
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half.
Where globalization means, as it so often does, that the rich and powerful now have new means to further enrich and empower themselves at the cost of the poorer and weaker, we have a responsibility to protest in the name of universal freedom.
The giving of love is an education in itself.