"If I want to be alone, some place I can write, I can read, I can pray, I can cry, I can do whatever I want - I go to the bathroom."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Alicia Keys on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Alicia Keys on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Alicia Keys on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Alicia Keys on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Alicia Keys on Marilyn Monroe
"I love Bono. I really respect what he has done for Africa and how he has used his fame to do good in the world. I hope I can do half as much in my life."
"When I was first learning songs, I'd have a favorite song, and I'd take the chords and twist them around. I'd learn the chords and then play them backward. That was my first experimenting with writing a song."
"I lived with my mom in a really small apartment. My bedroom was like in the living room. That's why I still love to sleep on couches now."
"My mom is definitely my rock."
"My mom always said, 'Don't date a guy who thinks he's prettier than you.'"