"Spend time reflecting on your emotional and physical existence and how that applies to the voice. You have to apply that wisdom and experience when you sing - it's what comes through."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."K. D. Lang on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."K. D. Lang on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."K. D. Lang on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."K. D. Lang on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."K. D. Lang on Michael Jordan
"Life is so impermanent that it's not about somebody else or things around me, it's about knowing you are completely alone in this world and being content inside."
"You have to respect your audience. Without them, you're essentially standing alone, singing to yourself."
"My public image is so low-key, but I get to travel the world and still have an audience and it's really amazing. I don't take that for granted."
"I think masculinity is bravado against the mystery of the universe of women. It's just a fear of not knowing what women have that's so powerful. It's this shield they put up to try to get closer."
"Heartache is very fertile ground for song-making but so is happiness, so is absolute bliss."