"I didn't get hugely famous really quick. It was a slow, gradual process, so I was able to sort of grow into myself and figure out who I was and what I wanted without the glaring spotlight on me telling me who I was."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Sarah McLachlan on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Sarah McLachlan on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Sarah McLachlan on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Sarah McLachlan on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Sarah McLachlan on Ambrose Bierce
"I'm really lucky that my record companies have been patient with me and leave me alone and give me the time to make it right in my mind."
"I think sometimes all you need is to hear someone else say the same thing that you're going through to realize that you're not alone. I try to put some sense of hope into the songs, into whatever the situation is so that it's not just dirt, drudgery and a life of misery."
"It's an amazing luxury to say I'm 31 years old and I'm gonna take a year off. That's pretty amazing."
"I have a full life: I have two amazing kids, I have great friends, great family. And right now, that's plenty for me to manage. A new relationship just seems like way too much work."
"Trying to force creativity is never good."