"Growing up with the childhood that I had, I learned to never let a man make me feel helpless, and it also embedded a deep need in me to always stick up for women."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Christina Aguilera on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Christina Aguilera on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Christina Aguilera on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Christina Aguilera on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Christina Aguilera on John Lennon
"It's an amazing thing to say, 'I'm beautiful,' without feeling like you're cocky."
"I turned to music originally because of my past and needing a release or an outlet to get out anger or frustration or hurt."
"I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums."
"I don't think there is such a thing as being too raunchy when it comes to the art form of burlesque."
"Blues and soul and jazz music has so much pain, so much beauty of raw emotion and passion."