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Maybe you don't like your job, maybe you didn't get enough sleep, well nobody likes their job, nobody got enough sleep. Maybe you just had the worst day of your life, but you know, there's no escape, there's no excuse, so just suck up and be nice.
Patriarchy is like the elephant in the room that we don't talk about, but how could it not affect the planet radically when it's the superstructure of human society.
I'd rather be able to face myself in the bathroom mirror than be rich and famous.
My idea of feminism is self-determination, and it's very open-ended: every woman has the right to become herself, and do whatever she needs to do.
Sometimes the beauty is easy. Sometimes you don't have to try at all. Sometimes you can hear the wind blow in a handshake. Sometimes there's poetry written right on the bathroom wall.
Strangers are exciting, their mystery never ends. But, there's nothing like looking at your own history in the faces of your friends.
There isn't much I have to say, that I wouldn't rather just shut up and do.
You can't start with imbalance and end with peace, be that in your own body, in an ecosystem or between a government and its people. What we need to strive for is not perfection, but balance.
I've been a long time coming, and I'll be a long time gone. You've got your whole life to do something, and that's not very long.
Some people wear their heart up on their sleeve. I wear mine underneath my right pant leg, strapped to my boot.
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In order to keep anything cultural, logical, or ideological, you have to reinvent the reality of it.
I know there is strength in the differences between us. I know there is comfort where we overlap.
All of youth culture is packaged and sold back to us at this furious rate these days. I think it's part and parcel to this corporate encroachment on our lives in general.
I'm a little hibernating animal. Anonymity is one of my favorite things. I mean, that's why I moved to New York when I was like 18, because there, there are just so many people that there's no one and you're just lost. You're completely invisible and I find that very liberating.
Love is a piano dropped from a fourth story window, and you were in the wrong place at the wrong time.
I have something to prove, as long as I know there's something that needs improvement, and you know that everytime I move, I make a woman's movement.
Either you are a feminist or you are a sexist/misogynist. There is no box marked 'other.'
Men make angry music and it's called rock-and-roll; women include anger in their vocabulary and suddenly they're angry and militant.
God forbid you be an ugly girl, 'course too pretty is also your doom, 'cause everyone harbors a secret hatred for the prettiest girl in the room.
I don't care if they eat me alive, I've got better things to do then survive.
Art may imitate life, but life imitates TV.
My songs are just little letters to me.
I think the gay community should get smart and drop the word 'marriage.' Do you really need to change every right-wing Christian to make sure you get your equal rights? Eyes on the prize, we should be sticking to getting equal rights.
I had a little bit of resistance to the idea of taking energy away from my work, and the baby comes along and, lo and behold, that's exactly what happens.
Taken out of context I must seem so strange.
We have to be able to criticise what we love, to say what we have to say 'cause if your not trying to make something better, than as far as I can tell, you are just in the way.
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