If I was writing songs just for me I'd only play them in my living room, alone.
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A key to keeping your husband is getting him to miss you. That keeps a marriage fresh.
When I play live, it's a conversation that we're all having with the song, and the audience... their response and relationship with the songs is as valid as my relationship with the songs.
I have so many different personalities in me and I still feel lonely.
Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it.
In our minds, love and lust are really separated. It's hard to find someone that can be kind and you can trust enough to leave your kids with, and isn't afraid to throw her man up against the wall and lick him from head to toe.
I remember driving to North Carolina when I was a little girl in a snowstorm to get down to my mom's family in the Carolinas. There were chains on the car - it was the late sixties - and we were just singing in the car. Christmas carols.
I don't know if the average person really has faith in Washington anymore.
I usually get myself into situations that cause sparks. I mean I'm a girl that likes the storms. I love feeling alive, I love walking out in the cold in my bare feet and feeling the ice on my toes.
Our generation has an incredible amount of realism, yet at the same time it loves to complain and not really change. Because, if it does change, then it won't have anything to complain about.
I've had to keep exploring different ways of presenting the music so I don't repeat myself.
Comics, for me, is being able to sing alone in the shower. I find it freeing. You just pick up a pen and get to it.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.
The day I made that statement, about the inventing the internet, I was tired because I'd been up all night inventing the Camcorder.
Religion can emerge in all forms of feeling: here wild anger, there the sweetest pain here consuming hatred, there the childlike smile of serene humility.
I looked up my family tree and found three dogs using it.
Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough.
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors.
Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not.