My father was a minister and so rock music was banned in our house.
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I think even in a good marriage, especially if you stay together long enough, there are going to be events that happen.
Music is always a reflection of what's going on in the hearts and minds of the culture.
I have a great relationship with my mother-in-law. We're both Leos, we understand each other.
The fact that religion plays such a part in how people vote troubles me, troubles me as a minister's daughter. Because I always felt that the separation of church and state was what our forefathers and foremothers really fought for.
If I was writing songs just for me I'd only play them in my living room, alone.
When I was little, my mom tells me, I used to say things like, 'Mom do you hear the string section? Do you hear the string section?' And she would look at me and say, 'No honey, I don't know what you're talking about.'
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.
People assume that all artists make for terrible business people, but I'm in complete charge of my own career.
I have so many different personalities in me and I still feel lonely.
I think that gay marriage should be between a man and a woman.
Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love them. So, spread your love everywhere you go.
There is a growing literature about the multitude of journalism's problems, but most of it is concerned with the editorial side of the business, possibly because most people competent to write about journalism are not comfortable writing about finance.
Documentaries are the first line of education, and the second line of education is dramatization, such as 'The Pacific'.
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils for time is the greatest innovator.
Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.
The medical literature tells us that the most effective ways to reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, Alzheimer's, and many more problems are through healthy diet and exercise. Our bodies have evolved to move, yet we now use the energy in oil instead of muscles to do our work.
We do not learn and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
Your problem is how you are going to spend this one odd and precious life you have been issued. Whether you're going to spend it trying to look good and creating the illusion that you have power over people and circumstances, or whether you are going to taste it, enjoy it and find out the truth about who you are.
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience.