When you’ve got the virgin and the whore sitting next to each other, they’re likely to judge each other harshly.

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Somebody will come backstage and go, ‘You saved me.’ And I will have to say, ‘Stop right there. You saved yourself.’

I see the dream and I see the nightmare, and I believe you can’t have the dream without the nightmare.

The sense of loss is such a tricky one, because we always feel like our worth is tied up into stuff that we have, not that our worth can grow with things we are willing to lose.

I’d like to think that my work has multidimensionality. That I can change a pair of shoes in the middle of the song and it’s OK. That there is no structure that says I have to wear the same pair all the way through. As long as I’ve got feet, it’s all right.

I’m a musician first, a food-lover second, a dirty mouth with feet, and a girl last time I checked.