44 Total Quotes

Alanis Morissette Quotes

Alanis Morissette
There's such a thing as paralysis by analysis and I think I reached that point.
Alanis Morissette
#Analysis

Alanis Morissette
We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect.
Alanis Morissette
#Funny #Canadian Musician #Love #Valentine's Day

Alanis Morissette
What I have to say is far more important than how long my eyelashes are.
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#Appearance

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I can't towel-dry my hair, because it'll tangle. So I put a towel on the bed and smack my head on the bed, like, ten times, so all the water will drain out'
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#Bed

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The person who knows HOW will always have a job. The person who knows WHY will always be his boss.
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#Bosses And Employees #Boss

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A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the facade of his appearance.
Alanis Morissette
#Canadian Musician

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All I can promise myself and everyone else is that this record is a snapshot of this period in my life. It will be that by default.
Alanis Morissette
#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
I guess what people forget sometimes is that when I write songs, I write them sometimes in about 20 minutes.
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#Canadian Musician

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When I was producing on my own, I was doing it in order to - in a very patriarchal entertainment industry, let alone planet - very much hell-bent on trying to prove to myself, if nothing else, that I could do it as a woman.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
Well, as a kid I did not get Shakespeare. I just never understood it.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
What I try to keep in mind is that there are going to be a lot of articles that are going to be misrepresentative of what I'm about as a person and as a writer.
Alanis Morissette
#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
When I start writing songs and it turns into an overly belabored intellectual process, I just throw it out.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
The thing I always default to is that I'll always be here to write songs.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
They're different kinds of challenges depending upon what phase of life I'm in.
Alanis Morissette
#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
It's when someone has an agenda of their own for the record that it doesn't work for me.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
Making a movie requires 20 to 500 people to make and a lot of money and the stakes are a lot higher.
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#Canadian Musician

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I'll keep evolving and put that into my songs.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
I'm doing it because I choose it. And if it's not working, I can make a change.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
In my opinion, I think sarcasm and humor in a song, without turning it into a novelty song, is really charming.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
I was born in '74, so I missed out on all the great early '60s and early '70s.
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#Canadian Musician

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I was motivated by just thinking that if you had all this external success that everyone would love you and everything would be peaceful and wonderful.
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#Canadian Musician

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I see the whole concept of Generation X implies that everyone has lost hope.
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#Canadian Musician

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I think some fans want everything to stay they same because they want to stay the same.
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#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
I try to keep a low profile in general. Not with my art, but just as a person.
Alanis Morissette
#Canadian Musician

Alanis Morissette
I saw music as a way to entertain people and take them away from their daily lives and put smiles on their faces, as opposed to what I see it being now, which is a way for me to actually communicate, and a way for me to tap into my subconscious.
Alanis Morissette
#Canadian Musician

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I happen to be lucky in that I knew what I wanted to do as far as a career since I was nine years old.
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#Canadian Musician