"Fear and pain and suffering is not OK for any being to feel intentionally at the hands of us."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Leona Lewis on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Leona Lewis on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Leona Lewis on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Leona Lewis on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Leona Lewis on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"I'd date someone younger or older age doesn't matter to me. Or looks, really - it's all about maturity."
"I have my best ideas when I am alone."
"If I can inspire people by showing that following a dream by working hard and being determined is possible, it's amazing."
"I love a beautiful gown on stage, and luckily I've been fortunate to wear some amazing dresses."
"I get such lovely gifts from fans... amazing pictures, handmade jewellery. I'm very lucky!"