"Singing is a way of releasing an emotion that you sometimes can't portray when you're acting. And music moves your soul, so music is the source of the most intense emotions you can feel. When you hear a song and you're acting it's incredible. But when you're singing a song and you're acting it's even more incredible."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Amanda Seyfried on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Amanda Seyfried on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Amanda Seyfried on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Amanda Seyfried on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Amanda Seyfried on Ray Charles
"It's sad, actually, because my anxiety keeps me from enjoying things as much as I should at this age."
"I think I'm past the age of getting lost."
"We all get stuck. We all lose ourselves a little bit in a fantasy or in our jobs and forget how we feel about other things. It's really important to check yourself, to spend some time alone."
"When taxidermy is done well it's an amazing piece of art."
"I mean, why am I considered an 'it girl?' Because I'm in a lot of movies right now or am on the covers of magazines? I just hope there is something solid behind that. Because here's the thing with 'it girl' status. It's great and amazing that anybody is saying that at all. But how long does that last?"