"I try not to wear anything I have to fidget with - there's nothing worse than wearing something and pulling down the hem and re-adjusting the top. My pet hate is when girls wear those strapless dresses and spend the whole night yanking them up."
"No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Abraham Lincoln
"I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Winston Churchill
"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Robert A. Heinlein
"Time spent with cats is never wasted."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Sigmund Freud
"A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Josh Billings
"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."