"I get really frustrated if people don't smile."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Phyllis Diller
"I love getting dressed up. Being a pop star is the most brilliant job for that. A lot of girls love shopping, but they might see the most amazing outfit and think, 'When am I going to wear that?', so it's my duty to exploit the fact I do have events I can wear these things to."
"Come rain or shine I walk short distances rather than taking my car."
"I can definitely tell when mum has got money because then she likes to go shopping to spend it, whereas dad is steadier and avoids splurges. I like to think I've inherited both sides."
"My parents separated when I was four. It wasn't the smoothest of divorces, but then as my mother always says, 'You can't have a passionate marriage without a passionate divorce.'"
"Yeah, I'm not really a morning person."