Taylor Swift Quotes.
I’ve always loved
Def Leppard, ever since I was little
I go to Wal-Mart
all the time. The one in my hometown
of Hendersonville, Tenn., is open
, so I go there a lot to buy
DVDs and stuff like that.
Seeing a live Kenny
, you know what you’re going to get. You know it’s going to be an all-day party
I think I have to trust
that you end up with the person you’re supposed
to end up with, and that everything in between is there to teach
People say that about me, that I apparently
buy houses near
I like – that’s a thing that I apparently do. If I like you
I will apparently buy up the real-estate market
just to freak
you out so you leave me.
I always have to be writing.
When I’m writing a record, I kind of don’t listen
to much music. Just because I want to be inspired solely
on the emotion; just based
on how it feels.
In this business you have to develop a thick skin
, but I’m always going to feel everything. It’s my nature
I don’t ever feel like the cool kid
at the party, ever. It’s like, ‘Smile
and be nice
to everybody, because you were
to be here
You can make a board
for all the goals
you want in your life with the pictures on it, and that’s great, daydreaming
is wonderful, but you can never plan your future
Anything you put
to and add
into can make your life a lot better and a lot more fun.
Feel good about being someone who loves
selflessly. I think someday youвЂ™ll find someone who loves you the exact same way.
and the trauma
of the relationship you have when you’re 16 can mirror
the one you have when you’re 26. Life repeats
I remember straightening my hair because I wanted to be like everybody else
, and now the fact that anybody
what I do? It’s just funny
I think that the idea of having a different approach
to every single one of my albums is so exciting
to me. I never want to make the same record twice
. Why do it? What’s the point?
Maybe you’re not meant
in. maybe you’re supposed to stand out.
As soon as I accomplish
one goal, I replace
it with another one. I try not to get too far ahead of myself. I just say to myself, ‘All right, well
, I’d like to headline
a tour,’ and then when I get there, we’ll see what my next goal is.
I am an over-achiever, and I want to be known for the good things
in my life.
You can’t generalise about an entire
country, but I like the energy of British
Don’t ever call a guy first
. The thing they want the most is whatever they can’t have. It sounds
, but it works
My fans don’t feel like I hold anything
back from them. They know whatever I’m going through now, they’ll hear about it on a record someday. They’ll hear the real story
. There’s a little bit
time. It’s not as instant
as going on a gossip blog
. But it’s much more accurate
I like to write about love and love lost because I feel like there are so many
different subcategories of emotions
that you can possibly
When I’m 40 and nobody
wants to see me in a sparkly dress
anymore, I’ll be like: ‘Cool, I’ll just go in the studio
and write songs for kids
I am getting to the point where the only love
worth being in is the love worth singing about.
‘Mean’ is a song I wrote about somebody who wrote things that were so mean so many times that it would ruin
my day. Then it would ruin the next day. And it would level
me so many times, I just felt
like I was being hit
in the face
every time this person would take to their computer
I think songwriting is the ultimate form
of being able
to make anything that happens in your life productive
Every single one of the guys that I’ve written songs about has been tracked down
on MySpace by my fans.
I’ve never wanted to use my age
as a gimmick
, as something that would get me ahead of other people. I’ve wanted the music to do that.
When I’m in my 50s, I kind of think I’ll want to be in a garden.
You get to a point where it’s like you can’t really do anything right, and people will pick
on you for whatever decisions you make
, so I just try and take no notice
and get on with my music.
I don’t like it when people who are young
act like they’re 40. That’s taking too much
on. Putting up a shield
to act like you’re so mature
or whatever – I don’t try to act mature. Some people might say I’m mature for my age, but it’s not something I’m trying to do, you know? I’m just me.
I like the app where you can make your own memes
. I make memes all the time and send them to my friends.
I’m a songwriter. Everything affects me.
For me, writing a song, I sit down and
the process doesn’t really involve
me thinking about the demographic of people I’m trying to hit or who I want to be able to relate
to the song or what genre of music it falls under.
When you’re singing you can hear the echo
of people in the audience
singing every single word
with you, and that was that big dream that I had for myself. It’s happening.
Believe in everything you do. Believe in your mistakes and grow from them.
My head’s never really quiet
. The only time
I can get it to turn
off is if I watch
‘CSI’ or ‘Law & Order,’ where I have to follow
. If I can’t turn my head off during that, I know I’ve really got a problem
I like touring
extensively because I think the more hours you spend onstage
, the more you know who you are onstage.
I’m 5’11, so when I wear heels, it’s definitely a really good view
that I have. I’m, like, 6’2 when I wear heels, so I tend to wear cowboy boots a lot.
I always wanted to know, and I always used
to daydream, about what it would be like to stand on a really big stage
and sing songs for a lot of people, songs that I had written… Daydreaming was kind of my No. 1 thing when I was little, because I didn’t have much of a social life going on
I let people fill
in the blanks
on their own. If they want to think about their ex, that’s fine. If they want to think about maybe who one of my exes
is, then that’s fine. And it might not be right, because I’m the only one who knows
what these songs are really about. It’s the one shred
of privacy I have in the matter.
I’m always worried
about everything. Like spiders.
I think I am smart unless
I am really, really in love, and then I am ridiculously stupid
For me, ‘risky
‘ is revealing
what really happened
in my life through music. Risky is writing confessional songs and telling
the true story
about a person with enough details so everyone knows who that person is.
It’s human nature
to not say everything that’s on your mind at the time you think it. Because we fear saying something that people will laugh
at, people will think is dumb
. We’re afraid
of being embarrassed
And if you’re horrible
to me I’m going to write a song about you and you are not going to like it. That’s how I operate
I like the way the stories of my relationships sound
to music more than the way they look in print
, in gossip columns
or in me talking about them in interviews
. I think it’s a better way
of telling the stories.
I feel like in my music I can be a rebel. I can say things I wouldn’t say in real life.
At some point, you grow out of being attracted to that flame
you over and over and over again.
Most of my fans, if you were to look on their iPods, you’d see every possible genre of music represented in some capacity
I can’t deal with someone wanting to take a relationship backward or needing space or cheating on you. It’s a conscious thing; it’s a common-sense thing.
I’ve had a few semi-toxic relationships, but it’s not what I look for when I’m seeing someone.
If you are lucky enough to find something that you love, and you have a shot
at being good at it, don’t stop, don’t put it down.
I don’t like to feel like I’m in a club
when I’m in my car
and I turn on the radio. Anything that ceases
to be a song and just sounds like house music
kind of stresses me out.
One of my big fears is people saying my songs are all starting
to sound the same.
In a relationship each person should support
the other; they should lift
each other up.
I am alone
a lot, which is good. I need that time to just be alone after a long day
, just decompress. So, I go to either my house or the hotel, or my apartment
, or whatever – wherever
I am, I go home
and I watch TV
and I sit there, with my cat, and I just watch TV or go online
When you say ‘control freak
‘ and ‘OCD’ and ‘organized
,’ that suggests someone who’s cold
in nature, and I’m just not. Like, I’m really open when it comes to letting
people in. But I just like my house to be neat
, and I don’t like to make big messes
that would hurt
I would like to do a duet
Hanson, because I have loved Hanson since I was 8.
me that I can’t do something, I want to do it more.
I get nervous
for everything – literally everything.
I think that you can love people without
it being the great love.
I’ve just tried to grow up in the most natural and gradual
process that I possibly can and make choices
I feel are right for me and my fans.
I feel like my music has become a lot of things. It’s hard to label the evolution
, but I like there to be an evolution. I just like to paint
with all different kinds
I think that when you’re making your way up in the music industry
, you have all these heroes
and the reasons
why they are your heroes. As soon as you get into the industry, your guidelines
change a little bit. For me, my heroes now are great people
first and great artists
For me, when I picture
the person I want to end up with, I don’t think about what their career is, or what they look like. I picture the feeling I get when I’m with them.
I look out at the stadiums full
of people and see them all knowing the words to songs I wrote. And curling their hair! I remember straightening my hair because I wanted to be like everybody else
, and now the fact that anybody would emulate what I do? It’s just funny. And wonderful.
If I think too hard about a relationship, I’ll talk myself out of it.
I didn’t know what a stockbroker
was when I was eight
, but I would just tell everybody that’s what I was going to be.
I don’t think I’d ever make an album of just covers
because I love writing my own music.