"I just broke up with my boyfriend, and I've been spending more time alone than I'd like."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Lucinda Williams on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Lucinda Williams on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Lucinda Williams on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Lucinda Williams on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Lucinda Williams on Marilyn Monroe
"Back in the 1960s, I saw Peter, Paul and Mary. I was at that age, about 14, and I was mesmerized."
"Of course, I'm older now. I'm in a different place in my life than when I wrote the songs for 'Car Wheels' or 'Essence' or whatever. Different things were going on."
"People let their own hang-ups become the obstacles between them and personal happiness."
"You should put time into learning your craft. It seems like people want success so quickly, way before they're ready."
"Just because I'm talking about something that might have been a sad or painful situation doesn't mean that I'm sad or tortured 24 hours a day any more than anybody else is."