I'm concentrating on staying healthy, having peace, being happy, remembering what is important, taking in nature and animals, spending time reading, trying to understand the universe, where science and the spiritual meet.
Nobody knows what anticipation is anymore. Everything is so immediate.
People don't want to see women doing things they don't think women should do.
I think I was born strong-willed. That's not the kind of thing you can learn. The advantage is, you stick to what you believe in and rarely get pushed out of what you want to do.
My guitar is not a thing. It is an extension of myself. It is who I am.
For me the challenge isn't to be different but to be consistent.
You got nothing to lose. You don't lose when you lose fake friends.
If you really believe in yourself, you cannot listen to other people.
I think there's nothing better than seeing a three-chord straight up rock 'n' roll band in your face with sweaty music and three minute good songs.
Girls see these defined roles they're supposed to follow in life, but when I was a young child, my parents told me I could be anything.
When you're onstage and the audience is smiling and singing and bopping along and you're all on the same level, it's the best feeling in the world. It may sound dumb and corny to say it, but it's like pure love.
Life is strong and fragile. It's a paradox... It's both things, like quantum physics: It's a particle and a wave at the same time. It all exists all together.
Other people will call me a rebel, but I just feel like I'm living my life and doing what I want to do. Sometimes people call that rebellion, especially when you're a woman.
Anyone who wants to know who I am can just read my lyrics - I've always written about who I am.
People like to tear you down. People are always going to take shots. You've just got to go for it.
I feel like it's my job to carry the torch.
I figured out it was a social thing, what women were allowed to do. At a very young age, I decided I was not going to follow women's rules.
I love sports. I love animals. I love kids. I want to save the world. So how do I combine all those things? I don't know.
It's easier to sit there and say you don't like feminists because they don't have a sense of humor.
You know I don't care if the world thinks I'm smart or not.