"You have people come into your life shockingly and surprisingly. You have losses that you never thought you'd experience. You have rejection and you have learn how to deal with that and how to get up the next day and go on with it."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Taylor Swift on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Taylor Swift on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Taylor Swift on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Taylor Swift on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Taylor Swift on Mark Twain
"In this business you have to develop a thick skin, but I'm always going to feel everything. It's my nature."
"The business aspect is one of the most important things about having a music career, because every choice you make in a management meeting affects your life a year-and-a-half from now."
"I think the tiniest little thing can change the course of your day, which can change the course of your year, which can change who you are."
"I never want to change so much that people can't recognize me."
"All of my favorite people - people I really trust - none of them were cool in their younger years."