• "I finally faced the fact that it isn't a crime not having friends. Being alone means you have fewer problems."
  • "I decided long ago never to walk in anyone's shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe."
  • "I almost wish I could be more exciting, that I could match what is happening out there to me."
  • "I've turned down a lot of arena dates because I've done the big-arena thing. Now, I want to do something where people can feel me and I can feel them."
  • "From the beginning, the camera and I were great friends. It loves me, and I love it."
  • "I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside."
  • "No, I'm not a drug addict, and neither is my husband. If that were so, you'd get a lot less work out of me. It would show in the performances and in the work."
  • "Nobody likes to be picked on. Nobody."
  • "When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I'd be alone a lot. Basically we all are. Loneliness comes with life."
  • "God gave me a voice to sing with, and when you have that, what other gimmick is there?"