"My dad would give me $10, which is a lot of money when you're 9, to sing at church, on tables at restaurants, at family functions, just about anywhere."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Katy Perry on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Katy Perry on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Katy Perry on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Katy Perry on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Katy Perry on Mark Twain
"I get a lot of the ideas when I'm resting - either when I'm meditating or getting some kind of work done on my back, like physical therapy or acupuncture. That's where I get my best ideas, maybe because I'm balancing my body."
"I'm either going to go completely mental, completely bankrupt, or have the best success of my life."
"I think sometimes when children grow up, their parents grow up. Mine grew up with me. We coexist. I don't try to change them anymore, and I don't think they try to change me. We agree to disagree."
"I love what I do, and when I don't love what I do, I'll make a change."
"I've always been ambitious since I was nine years old and that was never going to change."