"Sure, my childhood was unusual. All these eccentric, wild people frequented our home: rock stars, drag queens, models, bikers, freaks. But I was not this little rich girl. My mom and I lived in an apartment."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Liv Tyler on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Liv Tyler on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Liv Tyler on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Liv Tyler on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Liv Tyler on Pablo Picasso
"I cried on my 18th birthday. I thought 17 was such a nice age. You're young enough to get away with things, but you're old enough, too."
"Oh, my God, this amazing cool breeze is coming through my window and the sun is shining. I'm happy."
"I love to go shopping at Target. They have so much stuff there, you can buy almost anything, it's really amazing."
"There is no definition of beauty, but when you can see someone's spirit coming through, something unexplainable, that's beautiful to me."
"Solitude has its own very strange beauty to it."