"But I honestly don't read critics. My dad reads absolutely everything ever written about me. He calls me up to read ecstatic reviews, but I always insist that I can't hear them. If you give value to the good reviews, you have to give value to the criticism."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Fiona Apple on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Fiona Apple on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Fiona Apple on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Fiona Apple on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Fiona Apple on Friedrich Nietzsche
"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."
"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."
"For me, the best times are always going to be the most intense, the ones with the highest highs and the lowest lows."