"Because for whatever reason, even though I want to stay home all the time and be left alone, I want to tell the world who I am now."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Fiona Apple on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Fiona Apple 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."Fiona Apple 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."Fiona Apple on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Fiona Apple on Marilyn Monroe
"The age thing really bugs me. Do people have more of a right to not like what I say because I'm 19?"
"When you're surrounded by all these people, it can be even lonelier than when you're by yourself. You can be in a huge crowd, but if you don't feel like you can trust anybody or talk to anybody, you feel like you're really alone."
"I got a lot of problems, but I'm really good at intuiting what I need to do to be happy with whatever I create. I know when to stop myself, I know when to start, I know when to leave something alone. I guess I just kind of indulge that completely, and so I just take my time."
"For me, the best times are always going to be the most intense, the ones with the highest highs and the lowest lows."
"There aren't many poster children for cool angst. Everybody thinks it's cool if you're the bad girl."