"As a creative person, you just put something out into the consciousness of the society you live in."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Annie Lennox on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Annie Lennox on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Annie Lennox on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Annie Lennox on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Annie Lennox on Mahatma Gandhi
"A lot of music you might listen to is pretty vapid, it doesn't always deal with our deeper issues. These are the things I'm interested in now, particularly at my age."
"Life expectancy in many parts of Africa can be something around the age of thirty five to thirty eight. I mean you're very fortunate if you live to that age. In fact when I went to Uganda for the first time one of the things that occurred to me was that I saw very few elderly people."
"For me, pointing and clicking my phone is absolutely fine. People say that isn't the art of photography but I don't agree."
"Most women are dissatisfied with their appearance - it's the stuff that fuels the beauty and fashion industries."
"When I look at the majority of my own songs they really came from my own sense of personal confusion or need to express some pain or beauty - they were coming from a universal and personal place."