"I was trying to break out of the suburbs, and when I did break out, I don't think I took my whole self with me - I think I played a role of being too cool and hip."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Liz Phair on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Liz Phair on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Liz Phair on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Liz Phair on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Liz Phair on Bill Gates
"I wear clothes that most people in the Midwest would probably deem inappropriate at my age. And I rock a bikini all summer long. I know that it's not normal, but I just don't care. I live once."
"I've lost touch with a lot of that boutique-type music just because of my age, and raising my son and the multiple jobs I have at this point."
"The other day I was reading a blog and I linked over to Streisand's Web site, and it was amazing politically. She's so insightful and incisive. And she also says whatever she wants."
"You have to do what you need to do as an artist. You have to have that courage."
"I mean, I think about it, but I don't design my record to get a certain public response."