"I always felt like my future was at stake every time I stepped on stage and that was kind of hair-raising. At some point I just went, don't be frightened, you can't do anything wrong, it's your show."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Rickie Lee Jones on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Rickie Lee Jones on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Rickie Lee Jones on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Rickie Lee Jones on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Rickie Lee Jones on William Shakespeare
"There is no fear before and no fear after. We give our best."
"I've always had an active imagination."
"I think poetry is best read to oneself."
"I'm so positive."