"Trust your instincts: they tend to see you right. By listening to them, at least you can sleep at night."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Sophie Ellis-Bextor on Golda Meir
"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."