"The age thing really bugs me. Do people have more of a right to not like what I say because I'm 19?"
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Fiona Apple on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Fiona Apple on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Fiona Apple on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Fiona Apple on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Fiona Apple on Robert Frost
"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."
"There aren't many poster children for cool angst. Everybody thinks it's cool if you're the bad girl."