Taylor Swift

Born: December 13, 1989

Occupation: Singer-songwriter

Quotes of Taylor Swift

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You have to stop looking in the mirror and realize that your living for yourself, not other people.

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You have to be happy with who you are and the choices you make. If you don't like yourself, you'll never be truly happy.

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Happiness isn't a constant. You get fleeting glimpses. You have to fight for those moments, but they make it all worth it.

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and you come away with a great little story of a mess of a dreamer with the nerve to adore you

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Real love still happens sometimes. It's not just something we make up when you're nine. I have to believe that. You do too.

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You'll always know more in the future than you know now.

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Sophistication isn't what you wear or who you know, or pushing people down to get you where you want to go... soon your gonna find stealing other people toys on the playground won't make you many friends...

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Life is a ruthless game unless you play it good and right.

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I've found time can heal most anything and you just might find who you're supposed to be.

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I think loving someone, despite what people think, is FEARLESS. <3

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Wasn't it beautiful when you believed in everything?

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Happy,Free,Confused,Lonley at the same time

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To me fearless isn't not having fears, it's not that you're not afraid of anything. I think that being fearless is having a lot of fears, but you jump anyway.

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Promise me this, that you'll stand by me forever. But if God forbid Fate should step in and force us into a goodbye. If you have children someday, when they point to the pictures please tell them my name....

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My level of awkward makes everyone else feel normal

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My thoughts will echo your name until I see you again.

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I'm a crumbled up piece of paper lying here, 'cause I remember it all too well

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Romeo save me, I've been feeling so alone. I keep waiting for you, but you never come. Is this in my head? I don't know what to think.

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I write a lot of songs about love and I think that’s because to me love seems like this huge complicated thing. But it seems like every once in a while, two people get it figured out, two people get...

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Just because as human beings, what we can't have is what we reply in our head over and over again before we go to sleep.

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Life is like walking you take one step at a time.

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i'm taking pictures in my mind so i can save them for a rainy day...

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It's a love story, baby, just say, Yes.

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Remember we were sitting there by the water

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But you held your pride like you should've held me

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No one has the right to criticize you for how your body looks, but they will. One thing I've learned from experiencing this exact kind of criticism is that no one else can label your body except for you....

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You will always be criticized and teased and bullied for things that make you different, but usually those things will be what set you apart. The things that set you apart from the pack, the things that...

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To me, Fearless is not the absense of fear. It's not being completely unafraid. To me, Fearless is having fears. Fearless is having doubts. Lots of them. To me, Fearless is living in spite of those things...

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I'm only me when I'm with you.

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I'm pretty pale. In high school I was insecure and thought it'd be cool to go to a tanning bed. Now I just let it look the way it looks.

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Everybody has that point in their life where you hit a crossroads and you've had a bunch of bad days and there's different ways you can deal with it and the way I dealt with it was I just turned completely...

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I suffer from girlnextdooritis where the guy is friends with you and that's it.

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It's alright, just wait and see, your string of lights is still bright to me. Who you are is not where you've been. You're still an innocent. It's okay life is a tough crowd, 32 is still growing up now.

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There is a time for silence. There is a time for waiting you turn. But if you know how you feel and you so clearly know what you need to say you'll know it. I don't think you should wait. I think you should...

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This is a new year. A new beginning. And things will change.

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I still love sparkles and grocery shopping and really old cats that are only nice to you half the time. I still love writing in my journal and wearing dresses all the time and staring at chandeliers.

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I'll bet she's beautiful, that girl he talks about, and she's got everything that I have to live without... He's the reason for the teardrops on my guitar, the only one who's got enough of me to break...

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And when someone apologizes to you enough times for things they'll never stop doing, I think it's FEARLESS to stop believing them. It's FEARLESS to say "you're NOT sorry" and walk away.

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I have no idea what I'm doing when it comes to love... There's no pattern to it, except that it happens to all of us, of course. I can't plan for it. I can't predict how it'll end up. Because love is unpredictable...

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In life and love, you learn that there comes a time to let go and move on.

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When you run into someone that you used to be in love with, all that you have is drama, desperation and not know what to do.

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I've always been a hugger. If we all hugged more, the world would be a better place :)

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Seems like the only one who doesn't see your beauty is the face in the mirror looking back at you.

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Guarding your heart and protecting your dignity are a little bit more important than clarifying the emotions of someone who's only texting you back three words. I've learned that from trying to figure...

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I rode an elevator with a guy who was whistling the tune of 'this is the song that never ends'. Putting that on me? Come on dude..

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So to you, or anyone else who has spent four minutes on me in some way-- listening to just one song, or watching one of my videos….Thank you. I love you like I love sparkles and having the last word....

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I just drove past Brad Paisley jogging down the side of the road. I rolled down the window and screamed RUN FORREST RUN. I live for….. little moments…..like that.

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Being "fearless" isn't about being unafraid, it's about being TERRIFIED and still going for it.

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In the beginning I remember when I would spend three hours a day on MySpace just trying to comment everyone back, and now, I spend a half hour a night on MySpace just putting up new stuff and answering...

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I think there's something so attractive about mystery. There's something so attractive about the chase. And the bad guy ... bad boys know how to keep the chase going throughout an entire relationship because...

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I have rules for life, but not for love. If I think too hard about a relationship, I'll talk myself out of it

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Music can take you back in time to that place when you first fell in love and really haunt you.

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Music is art, and art is important and rare. Important, rare things are valuable. Valuable things should be paid for. It’s my opinion that music should not be free, and my prediction is that individual...

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Music is art, and art is important and rare. Important, rare things are valuable. Valuable things should be paid for.

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The difference between a good song and a great song is a good song is one that you know, you'll put on in your car or you'll dance to it. But I think a great song you'll cry to it, or you get chills. I...

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I go back to December, turn around and make it alright I go back to December, turn around and change my own mind I go back to December all the time

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Never forget the essence of your spark!

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I'm perpetually single. Being alone is not the same as being lonely. I like to do things that glorify being alone. I buy a candle that smells pretty, turn down the lights, and make a playlist of low-key...

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If you think about human nature, our favourite pair of shoes are the ones we bought yesterday, our favourite thing is the newest thing that we have…and the thing we’ve seen the most and for the longest...

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Just being a human being, I’ve realized that before every big problem you create for yourself, before every huge mess you have to clean up, there was a crucial moment where you could’ve just said no.

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If you’re the girl that needs a boyfriend, and once she loses that boyfriend needs to replace it with a different boyfriend, it’s just this constant stream of boyfriends all the time. I don’t feel...

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Be that strong girl that everyone knew would make it through the worst, be that fearless girl, the one who would dare to do anything, be that independent girl who didn’t need a man; be that girl who...

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There are no rules when it comes to love. I just try to let love surprise me because you never know who you’re going to fall in love with. You never know who’s going to come into your life – and...

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There are two different categories of love. The first category is called a fairytale. The second category of love is called just another lesson

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At some point you have to forget about grudges because they only hurt.

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I definitely have body issues, but everybody does. When you come to the realization that everybody does that - even the people that I consider flawless - then you can start to live with the way you are....

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I could get drunk and run around Nashville naked. But I won't because I want to set a good example for my fans. I think they deserve to have a role model.

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If I had to give my younger self some advice, I think it would be that you have to laugh at things-things that scare you, things that intimidate you, things that hurt you, When you're humiliated, when...

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I don't think you should wait. I think you should speak now.

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We were both young when I first saw you. I close my eyes and the flashback starts. I'm standin' there on a balcony in summer air.

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Being a powerful woman who also exhibits great warmth is an incredible feat because people think that to be powerful you have to be cold, and you don't.

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I spend a lot of time balancing between faith and disbelief.

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I dream about finding an exception and finding someone who would make me believe in love and realize that it can work out.

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Appreciate what you have while you have it.

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I never expected anything to be given to me.

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Be the fearless girl that everyone knows would dare to do anything.

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Live your life like you are 80 years old looking back on your teenage years

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When I meet my fans, it's not like meeting a stranger. It's like saying hello to someone that I already know.

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My parents taught me never to judge others based on whom they love, what color their skin is, or their religion. Why make life miserable for someone when you can use your energy for good? We don't need...

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Never let a boy be your life. They can live in your world, but never make a guy your world.

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If you ever think you're the only person in the world feeling a certain way, just please know that you're not.

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I don't think you should ever take life so serious that you forget to play.

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The beginning of love is all about the butterflies, but the end of it is when you can't get out of bed in the morning.

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I think that growing up is something that you should do gradually.

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I don't think it should be a big deal who you love.

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It’s okay to wonder how you could try so hard and still get stomped all over. Just don’t let them change you.

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You realize the bad guy isn't wearing a black cape or easy to spot; he's funny, makes you laugh, and has perfect hair.

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Letting go is fearless. Then, moving on and being alright, that’s fearless too.

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Maybe you won't find a place where you fit in for a very long time, but you eventually will.

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Just keep doing 'you', and being who you are and doing what feels natural to you.

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Dating or finding someone is the last thing on my mind.

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I think you really have to tap into your sense of humor in order to survive.

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I'm intrigued and drawn to people who know exactly who they are, who know what they want, who live life on their own terms.

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You have to able to make fun of yourself. Don't take things too seriously and when people make fun of you, laugh at it.

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There’s nothing more amazing than the sound of a screaming crowd. Nothing.

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There are two ways love can go. You can be good to each other or you could not play fair.

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The worst possible way a relationship can end is when somebody cheats on somebody else.

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I was in a love that was wonderful until it was terrible, and both people got hurt from it.

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Given that everyone is giving you their own opinion about him, I think the only opinion you should listen to is yours.

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When we fall in love and we have a first kiss with someone, we never ever imagine that someday that could be a last kiss.

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I think I’ve developed this pattern of running away when it comes time to fall in love and stay in a relationship.

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Growing up is scary because it happens without you knowing it.

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The things that make me cry are when the people I love have gone through pain and I’ve seen it.

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Real life is a funny thing, you know. In real life saying the right thing at the right time is beyond crucial.

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I want to write a song for someone who has just fallen in love or someone single and living their live.

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I daydreamed that when you grow up there are more bullies and how wonderful that would be if it were true, but, it's not.

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Sometimes when relationships end, you write an e-mail and say everything you wish you said. Sometimes you don't push send.

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So there are different examples of fairy tales, and sometimes I believe in them and sometimes I don't.

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I tend to think things are love and then look back and reevaluate.

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There’s something to be said for being young and needing someone so badly that you jump in headfirst without looking.

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There's a kind of bad that gets so overpowering you can't even talk about it.

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The term trying to forget someone is so awful because you’ll never forget someone if you’re trying to forget them.

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I think that it’s fearless to fall for your best friend, even though he’s in love with someone else.

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I've never felt like there's just one way to be beautiful. Tall or short, straight hair or curly, it doesn't matter.

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Even if something really hurt you, if it made you feel something it was worth it.

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And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate

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And for me, I guess the person who I tell everything that I'm going through is you. The fans.

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I know that if things hadn't gone the way they did then I wouldn't be where I am now.

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Love is one of those things that should be so simple. You don't need to think about it and over analyze it when it's good.

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Sometimes bravery is as simple as following your gut.

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If you can figure out how you're feeling, then maybe you have a chance of getting over it.

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You can spend so much time wanting someone and they can have absolutely no idea.

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You pay for good days by then having bad days. You pay for joy with pain.

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A great song will say how you feel better than you ever could.

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There are beautiful things about both being in love and being out of love. I just think you have to find those things.

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Love has absolutely no pattern, and no one will ever be perfect.

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If you fall in love based on zero hours spent with me? That's maybe something to be aware of. That will fade fast. You can't be in love with a google search.

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I think your life is full of first loves because every time you love someone new, you love them in a different way.

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Love tends to end in a very painful goodbye.

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Ever since I was a little kid I've been so glad to be from America and so glad to live here.

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Sometimes the people you thought would be there forever somehow aren't.

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Fans are my favorite thing in the world.

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Fearless is falling madly in love again, even though you've been hurt before.

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I don't really think you can ever stop making new friends or learning about as many new things as possible.

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You can stay the same person you've always been even if everything around you changes.

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I still love writing in my journal and wearing sparkly dresses and looking at old chandeliers.

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Fearless is knowing that someday things will change.

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People say you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone, but the truth is you just never thought you’d ever lose it.

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Fans are my favourite thing in the world

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It's pretty unhealthy to obsess over what people think about you.

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In my mind, I see all of my passionate memories in bright, burning Red.

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When we're trying to move on, the moments we go back to aren't dull ones. They're the big moments that meant everything.

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Sometimes in life you have to be your own best friend.

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We don't wish for the easy stuff. We wish for big things. Things that are ambitious, out of reach.

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Once a relationship is done, it's done. You can't do that back and forth thing.

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You learn lessons. A lot of them the hard way.

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My friends tease me about the fact that if someone seems bad or shady or like they have a secret, I find them incredibly interesting. That's just a phase I've been in lately. I don't think this should...

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Appreciate what you have while you have it and the beauty in what’s there right now and try to preserve it for tomorrow.

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A lot of people have pretty little heads, but it's difficult to find a pretty little mind.

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Make the most of now before it all changes because one day right now is going to be a memory.

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I need that unexplainable spark. I need to see someone and feel 'oh-oh'. It's only happened a few times in my life.

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The past is the past. Don't let it kill you.

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I want to make people feel things when they hear my music I want to give a song to someone who is going through a break up, I want to give a song to someone who loves someone and can't tell them. A song...

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Every girl on the planet has insecurities. It helps me to know that some of the most beautiful people in the world wake up some days and don't think they're pretty. As sad as that is, it's good to know...

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We leave a piece of ourselves and our magic in a person that we fall in love with.

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Let go of people who bring you down, and surround yourself with those who bring out the best in you.

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I just want to spend the rest of my life with someone who makes me smile, laugh, feel special, and supports me.

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Feel good about being someone who loves selflessly. I think someday you’ll find someone who loves you the exact same way.

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You meet someone and it’s so much more than meeting them. It’s so much bigger and it’s like you’re enchanted by them.

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Happiness can be reached by choice and how you look at life.

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Most of us fear reaching the end of our life regretting moments when we didn't speak up, say I love you, or say I'm sorry.

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But then you make eye contact with someone across the room and it clicks and you’re right there in love again.

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Don't find love, let it find you. It's called falling in love because you don't force yourself to fall, you just do.

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Never regret your past. You have to move on and learn from it.

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Be friends first when you're dating. If it turns into something more, that's awesome, and if not you have another friend.

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We all dream about love, want to be in love, and have been hurt by love.

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All those emotions spanning from intense love, intense frustration, intense jealously, all those feelings are red.

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I've come to a wonderful realization that is fascinating: I have no idea what I'm doing when it comes to love. No one does!

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I think I'm smart unless I'm really, really in love and then I am ridiculously stupid.

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A song is a favorite song, not because the singer can hit and hold a high note, but because of the words, their meaning.

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I definitely know that there's somebody looking out for me, because I could never do this alone.

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If you have something about yourself that's different, you're lucky. It's not a curse.

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The longer you're with the wrong person, you could be completely overlooking the chance to meet the right person.

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, and they could name a handful.

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Wow I can't belive I won, This is awesome, Don't trip and fall, I'm gonna get to thank the fans, This is so cool, Oh kany'e west is here, Cool haircut, What are ya doing there... Ouch... I guess I'm not...

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I miss you more than the sun misses the sky at night.

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I think that personality traits that come through when somebody is really sincere is what makes them beautiful.

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Unique and different is the new generation of beautiful… You dont have to be like everybody else. In fact I don’t think you should.

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My attitude has always been if you get better and you see success, that should motivate you to even work harder, so that's kinda how I approach everything.

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When I was a teenager I felt like we were always being stereotyped as being really intense and dramatic and passionate and hopelessly romantic and excitable, now in retrospect I think I need to let you...

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Live your life like you're 80 looking back on your teenager years. You know if your dad calls you at eight in the morning and asks if you want to go out for breakfast. As a teenager you're like no, I want...

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When I was growing up, I didn't really know much about being popular or cliques or anything like that. In elementary school and middle school, you start to kind of realize what it's all about. There are...

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(Talks about her childhood) I grew up on a Christmas tree farm in Reading, PA. It was the most magical fun childhood. We had grape arbours and we would make jam with my mom. My dad would go to work and...

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My career always involved being the person in charge of what I was portraying to people. "I never wanted to be an image of something I didn't believe in, an image that somebody else had put together. The...

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When I think about the things that cause me pain or the things that cause me trouble or frustration, it's not people asking for my autograph; it's people breaking my heart. That happens to you whether...

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I think I feel in love with words before I feel in love with music.

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My first memory of loving music happened so early. We would always go to the beach in the summer and I would run from blanket to blanket, from family to family and just sing Lion King songs acapella.

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Having room to run and having just the space to use your imagination and create stories out of everyday life, I think that had a lot to do with me wanting write. And write songs

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The words. I love words. I love to write. Being an artist is what I love.

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I discover poetry when I was in elementary school and I was so fascinated by it. Because I realised if you get the right amount of syllables and the right amount of words, in the right rhyme scheme and...

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(Talks about a school production) 'There was one solo; but it was a guy. It was this character called 'Freddy Fast Talk' and it was the bad guy. I didn't care, I was like I will dress up like a guy, I...

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I got to play Kim in Bye Bye Birdie, Sandy in Grease, and Maria in The Sound of Music. And it was so much fun for me, but the thing that I looked forward to the most was at the cast parties. After the...

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I didn't have friends. No one talked to me. I used to go to the Wyndcroft School (nationally recognized for academic excellence) in Pottstown, and when I moved to Wyomissing, I didn't know anybody.

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When I was 9 or 10, I used to get all the lead roles because I was the tallest person. But my interest in music soon drew me to country music. I was infatuated with the sound, with the storytelling. I...

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(Talking about her grandmother Marjorie Finlay)I can remember her singing, the thrill of it," she said. "She was one of my first inspirations.The people around me provided all the inspiration I needed....

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(Talk about Kelly Pickler)"She's like a sister.People say we're such opposites, but that's what makes us such good friends. She's incredibly blunt. I love that about her. If some guy has said or done something...

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Hendersonville is home because I live there and I work there. But when I come back to Pennsylvania and see the crowds and the landscape, it's such a rush. It just feels like home.

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My dad (Scott Swift) believed in me, even when I didn't.He always knew I could do this. I’m sure that everyone in Reading remembers how much he talked about me. I thought that was sweet, but really I...

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My parents raised me to never feel like I was entitled to success.That you have to work for it. You have to work so hard for it. And sometimes then you don't even get where you need to go.

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That’s always the hardest thing when someone completely has you fooled so much, that you think they’re just never going to hurt you, then they do. That’s when you get the worst heartbreak.

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When I was in high school, I remember seeing girls crying in the bathroom every Monday about what they did that weekend. I never wanted to be that girl crying in the bathroom.

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When we meet someone and we fall in love we don’t ever imagine that it’s going to end.

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So . . . middle school? Awkward.Having a hobby that's different from everyone else's? Awkward. Singing the national anthem on weekends instead of going to sleepovers? More awkward. Braces? Awkward. Gain...

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There's always that seventh-grade girl who looks like she's 25. And you're like, How do you do it? How do you do it, Sarah Jaxheimer?Why is your hair always so shiny?!

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Never believe anyone who tells you that you don't deserve what you want.

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I watched their reactions and emotions, especially to understand what was what I was doing wrong. But then I realized that if I could see these people and take note of everything I saw, I could write a...

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It was a time of great loneliness. He had a group of friends, and suddenly I had no one and did not understand why. I felt excluded. Some days, the majority was in high school and did not know who to talk...

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There are videos where I would go approaching strangers and sing the songs from 'The Lion King. I would have been about four years, and I came running up to people on the beach, strangers that I chose...

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My mom and I have always been really close. She’s always been the friend that was always there.

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Living alone, you can do so many fantastic things I’ve learned. You can like, walk around and have so many conversations with yourself and sing your thoughts. I think I’m the only one that does that…

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Don’t worry. You may think you’ll never get over it. But you also thought it would last forever.

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(Talks about Miley Cyrus 'I always thought I'd be really fun to sing a song with Miley.

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Never never never compare yourself to the beautiful girls. There's always someone gorgeous who will make you feel like you're not. It's a total confidence buster!

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I realized that I have very long arms so I can take the perfect arm-length picture with fans

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Taylor Swift

Dude, my hair is like an architectural structure. It’s like… a building.

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Taylor Swift

Lady gagas "hair" is my theme song.

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Taylor Swift

There are two ways you can go with pain: You can let it destroy you or you can use it as fuel to drive you…

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Taylor Swift

It was an actual Christmas tree farm. We had, like, 15 acres. It was really fun as a kid. I also spent my summers at the Jersey Shore, on the bay in Stone Harbor. I walked everywhere barefoot. It was just...

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Taylor Swift

In middle school, my friends decided I was weird, and they didn’t like my hair. They ditched me and talked behind my back, which is cool — I’m over it. [laughs] One time I called them and said, “Hey,...

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Taylor Swift

Yes! I did [grow up on a Christmas Tree farm], so this is a good season for me. I was too young to help with the hauling of the trees up the hills and putting them onto cars. So, it was my job to pull...

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Taylor Swift

(Talks about her grandmother Marjorie Finlay)"She was actually a recording star in Puerto Rico when my mom was growing up. My mom was always stuck sitting backstage somewhere or sitting in a front row,...

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Taylor Swift

(Talks about Lucky You) "The song was about a girl who didn't fit in and she didn't care and she was different than everyone else. I think there's a long chorus of me singing "Do do do do do do do do do...

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Taylor Swift

I would read the Shel Silverstein poems, Dr. Seuss, and I noticed early on that poetry was something that just stuck in my head and I was replaying those rhymes and try to think of my own. In English,...

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Taylor Swift

My parents have always been very respectful of me so I’ve always been really respectful of them. My worst fear is to let them down so that’s why I don’t misbehave.

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Taylor Swift

Keeping your emotions all locked up is something that’s unfair to you. When you clearly know how you feel. You should say it.

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Taylor Swift

I began absolutely non-stop tormenting my parents, begging them on a daily basis to move there.

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Taylor Swift

My dad is adorably optimistic, positive, pie-in-the-sky. He thinks every new song I write is my best. He sells T-shirts at my merchandise stands and hands out guitar picks to fans.

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Taylor Swift

Mom is a planner, an organizer. She's very strong and practical. She's the person that'll tell me if I ever start to change my personality. The balance of the two of them created my personality.

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Taylor Swift

Beauty is sincerity.There are so many different ways someone can be beautiful.

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Taylor Swift

I think my favorite thing about seasons changing is the opportunity to look different.

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Taylor Swift

There's more to life than dating the boy on the football team.

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Taylor Swift

I've gotten into this nasty habit of running away from love, but maybe one day I can find the exception to that.

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Taylor Swift

Be yourself, chase your dreams, and just never say never. That's the best advice I could ever give someone.

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Taylor Swift

Love will find you when you least expect it.

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Taylor Swift

being fearless doesn't mean you have no fears. it means you're strong enough to face them

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Taylor Swift

It's never been about trying to look well-behaved. It's just how I am. I guess it's a weird thing to be 19 and not ever have been drunk, but for me, it just feels normal because I don't really know any...

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Taylor Swift

One of my best friends is dating my other best friend, Lena!

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Taylor Swift

The lesson I've learned the most often in life is that you're always going to know more in the future than you know now.

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Taylor Swift

At 24 I decided that my life is enough for me, and I stopped looking for some other piece to complete it. I also learned how to needlepoint ironic cross-stitches of rap lyrics and gave them to my friends...

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Taylor Swift

Fearless is not the absence of fear. Fearless is living in spite of those things that scare you.

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Taylor Swift

When I was a little girl I used to read fairy tales. In fairy tales you meet Prince Charming and he's everything you ever wanted. In fairy tales the bad guy is very easy to spot. The bad guy is always...

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Taylor Swift

In a relationship each person should support the other; they should lift each other up.

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Taylor Swift

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...

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Taylor Swift

I'm not the girl who always has a boyfriend. I'm the girl who rarely has a boyfriend.

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Taylor Swift

For me, when I picture the person I want to end up with, I don't think about what their career is, or what they look like. I picture the feeling I get when I'm with them.

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Taylor Swift

Your feelings so are important to write down, to capture, and to remember because today you're heartbroken, but tomorrow you'll be in love again.

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Taylor Swift

All you need to do to be my friend is like me.

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Taylor Swift

I wish all teenagers can filter through songs instead of turning to drugs and alcohol.

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Taylor Swift

If you're yelling you're the one who's lost control of the conversation.

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Taylor Swift

I love making new friends and I respect people for a lot of different reasons.

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Taylor Swift

If you cry over a guy, then your friends can't date him. It can't even be considered.

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Taylor Swift

I know my flaws before other people point them out to me.

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Taylor Swift

I'm intimidated by the fear of being average.

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Taylor Swift

I haven't had that one great love, which is good. I don't want that to be in the past - I want it to be in the future.

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Taylor Swift

My mom and I have always been really close. She's always been the friend that was always there. There were times when, in middle school and junior high, I didn't have a lot of friends. But my mom was always...

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Taylor Swift

I have this really high priority on happiness and finding something to be happy about.

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Taylor Swift

Fans are my favorite thing in the world. I've never been the type of artist who has that line drawn between their friends and their fans. The line's always been really blurred for me. I'll hang out with...

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Taylor Swift

When you're singing you can hear the echo of people in the audience singing every single word with you, and that was that big dream that I had for myself. It's happening.

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Taylor Swift

I am an over-achiever, and I want to be known for the good things in my life.

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Taylor Swift

I believe when it comes to love, there's something intangible about who we are attracted to, and I don't think I have a pattern.

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Taylor Swift

I approach love differently now that I know it's hard for it to work out.

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Taylor Swift

When you are missing someone, time seems to move slower, and when I'm falling in love with someone, time seems to be moving faster.

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Taylor Swift

Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it's on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the...

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Taylor Swift

I'm not afraid to write my feelings in songs.

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Taylor Swift

For everything I do, I think about a 6-year-old girl and her mom that I saw at my concert last night. I think about what those two individuals would think if I were at a club last night. I never want to...

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Taylor Swift

I can't deal with someone wanting to take a relationship backward or needing space or cheating on you.

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Taylor Swift

A lot of the jewelry that I wear are fan gifts because they're so awesome and they give me great presents.

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Taylor Swift

People haven't always been there for me, but music always has.

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Taylor Swift

All of my favorite people - people I really trust - none of them were cool in their younger years.

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Taylor Swift

I remember straightening my hair because I wanted to be like everybody else, and now the fact that anybody would emulate what I do? It's just funny.

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Taylor Swift

But when I hear a great song, I can't help but be inspired by it, regardless of whatever genre that song falls under.

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Taylor Swift

Factoring in millions of people when I'm writing a song is not a good idea. I don't ever do it.

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Taylor Swift

There are no rules when it comes to love.

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Taylor Swift

For me, great music doesn't just have to fall into one category or one genre and I love appreciating all kinds of music.

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Taylor Swift

For some reason, I'm really comfortable talking about my personal life in songs.

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Taylor Swift

In this business you have to develop a thick skin, but I'm always going to feel everything. It's my nature.

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Taylor Swift

I've been careful in love. I've been careless in love. And I've had adventures I wouldn't trade for anything.

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Taylor Swift

Love always ends differently and it always begins differently - especially with me.

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Taylor Swift

Vanity can apply to both insecurity and egotism.

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Taylor Swift

I know that a Christmas tree farm in Pennsylvania is about the most random place for a country singer to come from, but I had an awesome childhood.

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Taylor Swift

I think every girl's dream is to find a bad boy at the right time, when he wants to not be bad anymore.

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Taylor Swift

In my opinion, the only way to conquer stage fright is to get up on stage and play. Every time you play another show, it gets better and better.

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Taylor Swift

Love is the one wild card.

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Taylor Swift

My confidence is easy to shake. I am very well aware of all of my flaws. I am aware of all the insecurities that I have.

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Taylor Swift

When you hear people making hateful comments, stand up to them. Point out what a waste it is to hate, and you could open their eyes.

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Taylor Swift

When you walk out onstage in front of 65,000 people, it can bring you to tears.

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Taylor Swift

For me, genres are a way for people to easily categorize music. But it doesn't have to define you. It doesn't have to limit you.

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Taylor Swift

I think the perfection of love is that it's not perfect.

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Taylor Swift

I'm like 6'2 when I wear heels, so I tend to wear cowboy boots a lot.

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Taylor Swift

I'm very aware and very conscious of the path I chose in life, and very aware of the path I didn't choose.

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Taylor Swift

Just because you make a good plan, doesn't mean that's what's gonna happen.

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Taylor Swift

Music is my shining light, my favorite thing in the world. T get me to stop doing it for one second would be difficult!

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Taylor Swift

My definition of country music is really pretty simple. It's when someone sings about their life and what they know, from an authentic place.

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Taylor Swift

People don't usually compliment your character.

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Taylor Swift

And if you're horrible to me I'm going to write a song about you and you are not going to like it. That's how I operate.

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Taylor Swift

Even if you're happy with the life you've chosen, you're still curious about the other options.

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Taylor Swift

Faith Hill is a big role model.

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Taylor Swift

I became a people-watcher when I lost all my friends when I was 12.

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Taylor Swift

I didn't want to just be another girl singer. I wanted there to be something that set me apart.

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Taylor Swift

I don't ever feel like the cool kid at the party, ever. It's like, 'Smile and be nice to everybody, because you were not invited to be here.'

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Taylor Swift

I don't think there's an option for me to fall in love slowly or at medium speed. I either do, or I don't.

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Taylor Swift

I have been singing randomly, obsessively, obnoxiously for as long as I can remember.

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Taylor Swift

If you're lucky enough to be different, never change.

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Taylor Swift

I have this fear of falling in front of large groups of people. That's why I tend not to wear heels.

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Taylor Swift

I love hugging people. I still hug everybody in my meet-and-greet lines.

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Taylor Swift

I love the scents of winter! For me, it's all about the feeling you get when you smell pumpkin spice, cinnamon, nutmeg, gingerbread and spruce.

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Taylor Swift

I think fearless is having fears but jumping anyway.

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Taylor Swift

I think I have to trust that you end up with the person you're supposed to end up with, and that everything in between is there to teach you stuff.

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Taylor Swift

I think who you are in school really sticks with you.

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Taylor Swift

I would like to do a duet with Taylor Hanson, because I have loved Hanson since I was 8.

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Taylor Swift

I write songs that are like diary entries. I have to do it in order to feel sane.

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Taylor Swift

I'm the girl who - I call it girl-next-door-itis - the hot guy is friends with and gets all his relationship advice from but never considers dating.

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Taylor Swift

Most of the time, songs that I write end up being finished in 30 minutes or less.

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Taylor Swift

The drama and the trauma of the relationship you have when you're 16 can mirror the one you have when you're 26. Life repeats itself.

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Taylor Swift

A development deal is where they're giving you recording time and money to record, but not promising that they'll put an album out.

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Taylor Swift

A letdown is worth a few songs. A heartbreak is worth a few albums.

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Taylor Swift

All of my songs are autobiographical.

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Taylor Swift

All of my walls are covered with framed pictures of my friends.

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Taylor Swift

And, honestly, if somebody wants to criticize me for not being a trainwreck, that's fine with me!

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Taylor Swift

Anything that encourages people to pick up an instrument and play, I'm fully behind.

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Taylor Swift

Anything you put your mind to and add your imagination into can make your life a lot better and a lot more fun.

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Taylor Swift

As your career grows, the list of things that makes you happy should not become smaller, it should become bigger.

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Taylor Swift

At some point, you grow out of being attracted to that flame that burns you over and over and over again.

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Taylor Swift

But, I've always loved John Mayer and I think T-Pain is brilliant.

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Taylor Swift

Don't ever call a guy first. The thing they want the most is whatever they can't have. It sounds really juvenile, but it works.

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Taylor Swift

Every single one of the guys that I've written songs about has been tracked down on MySpace by my fans.

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Taylor Swift

Every single one of us has a few months here or there that feel like dark months.

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Taylor Swift

I base a lot of decisions on my gut, and going with an independent label was a good one.

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Taylor Swift

I can say I'd honestly rather be happy than have 30 to 40 songs that I've written about these thrilling, exciting, horrible, unhappy times.

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Taylor Swift

I didn't know what a stockbroker was when I was eight, but I would just tell everybody that's what I was going to be.

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Taylor Swift

I don't believe in endorsing a product that you don't want to endorse.

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Taylor Swift

I don't like to feel like I'm some fragile package that has to be shipped by high-priority mail and handled with white gloves.

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Taylor Swift

I don't live by all these rigid, weird rules that make me feel all fenced in. I just like the way that I feel like, and that makes me feel very free.

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Taylor Swift

I don't think I'd ever make an album of just covers because I love writing my own music.

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Taylor Swift

I don't want people to think of me as sexy.

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Taylor Swift

I feel like in my music I can be a rebel. I can say things I wouldn't say in real life.

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Taylor Swift

I feel the emotion that life conjures up and the songs I write get me closer to my feelings and realising who I am. It's a natural process.

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Taylor Swift

I get so excited when a song I wrote that's very personal to me goes No. 1 and I look down and see people singing the words back to me.

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Taylor Swift

I had the most magical childhood, running free and going anywhere I wanted to in my head.

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Taylor Swift

I have a lot of friends who do what I do. Either they're actresses or singers or things like that.

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Taylor Swift

I have a terrifying long list of fears. Literally everything - diseases, spiders... and people getting tired of me.

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Taylor Swift

I have never used Auto-Tune in a live television performance, and I have never used Auto-Tune in any of my concerts. That is a promise.

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Taylor Swift

I have rules for a lot of areas of my life. Love is not going to be one of them.

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Taylor Swift

I have so many playlists full of Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown.

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Taylor Swift

I have to practice to be good at guitar. I have to write 100 songs before you write the first good one.

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Taylor Swift

I like the app where you can make your own memes. I make memes all the time and send them to my friends.

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Taylor Swift

I like touring extensively because I think the more hours you spend onstage, the more you know who you are onstage.

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Taylor Swift

I love Karlie Kloss. I want to bake cookies with her!

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Taylor Swift

I love making buckwheat crepes with ham, Parmesan cheese, and a fried egg on top. It's my go-to breakfast.

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Taylor Swift

I love the ending of a movie where two people end up together. Preferably if there's rain and an airport or running or a confession of love.

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Taylor Swift

I never want to change so much that people can't recognize me.

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Taylor Swift

I never write about the road. I never write about hotels or anything like that.

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Taylor Swift

I often get ideas for songs on the tour bus at odd times. Like at 6am when no one is around, I'd just write.

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Taylor Swift

I really like Lady GaGa and everything she is for her fans.

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Taylor Swift

I still have mixed feelings about what growing up is - this thing that happens to everyone, so I've heard.

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Taylor Swift

I think about food literally all day every day. It's a thing.

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Taylor Swift

I think I've developed, as many people do, this sense of, 'Don't say the wrong thing, or else people will point at you and laugh.'

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Taylor Swift

I think Kenny Chesney or Garth Brooks would be the coolest duet partners. I look up to them so much for their work ethics.

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Taylor Swift

I think songwriting is the ultimate form of being able to make anything that happens in your life productive.

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Taylor Swift

I think that as you grow up, as you get older, we can't get bitter, we can't get jaded.

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Taylor Swift

I try to prepare for everything beyond the extent of preparation.

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Taylor Swift

I try to read as much as I can. I try to read an informative article every day. I try to stay read up on our world issues.

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Taylor Swift

I was from a small town, and nobody really expects you to leave, especially before you graduate. That doesn't happen.

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Taylor Swift

I was never a boy magnet at school. There was always the girl all the guys liked and wanted to date, but it was never me.

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Taylor Swift

I wouldn't wear tiny amounts of clothing in my real life so I don't think it's necessary to wear that stuff in photo-shoots.

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Taylor Swift

I'd like to do a completely off-the-wall collaboration. I would like one of my songs to be the hook to a rap song. That would be so much fun!

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Taylor Swift

I'm a Sagittarius, and one of our major qualities is that we're blindly optimistic.

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Taylor Swift

I'm always afraid of failing. I have to quiet that fear if I'm going to get up in the morning.

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Taylor Swift

I'm interested in Jackson Pollock's kind of art, where art is beautiful, but it's nothing, and yet it's incredible.

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Taylor Swift

I'm sick of the tabloids' saying I obsess over guys. Why would you obsess over guys? They don't like it.

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Taylor Swift

I'm the type of person, I have to study to get an A on the test.

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Taylor Swift

I've been a huge fan of Chris Martin forever; it'd be awesome to work with him. He's really kind, and he's been really encouraging when we've met.

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Taylor Swift

I've been my mom's kitchen helper since I was a little kid.

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Taylor Swift

I've been singing Shakira songs in front of my bathroom mirror into my hairbrush forever. It's like a daily routine.

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Taylor Swift

I've got my Grammys on top of my piano and I look at them when I play.

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Taylor Swift

I've just tried to grow up in the most natural and gradual process that I possibly can and make choices I feel are right for me and my fans.

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Taylor Swift

I've made sure that in any situation and with any record label, I'm allowed to write my own music.

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Taylor Swift

I've seen my friends take someone back after they've cheated because they fit perfectly.

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Taylor Swift

If I'm gonna write songs about my exes, they can write songs about me. That's how it works.

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Taylor Swift

If you are lucky enough to find something that you love, and you have a shot at being good at it, don't stop, don't put it down.

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Taylor Swift

If you're trying too hard to be the girl next door, you're not going to be.

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Taylor Swift

In fairy tales the bad guy is very easy to spot. The bad guy is always wearing a black cape so you always know who he is.

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Taylor Swift

It's dangerous to read the Internet about yourself when you're me. Or when you're anyone in the public eye.

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Taylor Swift

It's pretty intense writing about my own life, my own struggles.

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Taylor Swift

It's true that I've never had a burning desire to rebel against my parents.

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Taylor Swift

Most of my fans, if you were to look on their iPods, you'd see every possible genre of music represented in some capacity.

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Taylor Swift

My absolute favorite meal in Nashville is sweet-potato pancakes at Pancake Pantry.

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Taylor Swift

My imagination is a twisted place.

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Taylor Swift

My parents taught me never to judge others based on whom they love, what color their skin is, or their religion.

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Taylor Swift

My style advice to other girls is to be experimental but always have a 'home base' and stick with your comfort style.

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Taylor Swift

My ultimate goal is to end up being happy. Most of the time.

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Taylor Swift

Nashville is my home, and the reason why I get to do what I love.

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Taylor Swift

No matter what love throws at you, you have to believe in it.

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Taylor Swift

Nothing ruins your day more than getting a bad review.

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Taylor Swift

Poetry and lyrics are very similar. Making words bounce off a page.

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Taylor Swift

Relationships are like traffic lights. And I just have this theory that I can only exist in a relationship if it's a green light.

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Taylor Swift

The song 'Innocent' is a song that I wrote about something that really, really emotionally impacted me.

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Taylor Swift

The truth of it is that every singer out there with songs on the radio is raising the next generation, so make your words count.

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Taylor Swift

There are certain people who elicit a really passionate response. It's crazy. That's my Alexander Wang theory.

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Taylor Swift

There's room for role models who make mistakes.

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Taylor Swift

We don't need to share the same opinions as others, but we need to be respectful.

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Taylor Swift

When I am talking to people who I feel don't like me or are mean, I get really shy, and I kind of curl up personality wise.

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Taylor Swift

When I go to a restaurant, yeah, I know that a line is probably going to form in front of the table, but didn't I always wish for that? Yeah, I did.

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Taylor Swift

When I was 8 years old, it mattered what my favorite singer said and wore and expressed opinions about.

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Taylor Swift

When I was growing up in Pennsylvania, auditioning for Broadway was my dream.

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Taylor Swift

When I'm in my 50s, I kind of think I'll want to be in a garden.

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Taylor Swift

When you're 25 or 30, you know, you can't wear lime-green eye shadow anymore.

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Taylor Swift

You can't be in love with a Google search.

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Taylor Swift

You can't generalise about an entire country, but I like the energy of British men.

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Taylor Swift

You know, Katie Couric is one of my favorite people.

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Taylor Swift

I would love to continue in music, with writing... but I am not the kind of person who will hang around if I start to become irrelevant. If that happens, I will bow down gracefully, raise my kids, and...

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Taylor Swift

My fans don't feel like I hold anything back from them. They know whatever I'm going through now, they'll hear about it on a record someday. They'll hear the real story. There's a little bit of lag time....

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Taylor Swift

I get really restless when I haven't worked for a day and a half. I have a recurring dream that people are lined up next to my bed, waiting for autographs and taking pictures of me!

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Taylor Swift

It feels kinda weird being back in a high school cause I haven't been in a high school for about a year. So um, it's kinda interesting coming back, and y'know seeing the lockers, with all the signs, the...

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Taylor Swift

'Love Story' is actually about a guy that I almost dated. But when I introduced him to my family and my friends, they all said they didn't like him. All of them!

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Taylor Swift

I think I first realized I wanted to be in country music and be an artist when I was 10. And I started dragging my parents to festivals, and fairs, and karaoke contests, and I did that for about a year...

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Taylor Swift

I think the worst part about a breakup sometimes, if one could choose a worst part, would possibly be if you get out of a relationship, and you don't recognize yourself because you changed a lot about...

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Taylor Swift

I am completely fascinated by the differences and comparisons between real life and fairy tales because we're raised as little girls to think that we're a princess and that Prince Charming is going to...

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Taylor Swift

I don't like it when people who are young act like they're 40. That's taking too much on. Putting up a shield and trying to act like you're so mature or whatever - I don't try to act mature. Some people...

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Taylor Swift

I don't mind being pale. In high school, it seemed like everybody cared about being tan all year round, but I haven't really thought about it since then. I don't go to a tanning bed, and I get bored when...

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Taylor Swift

I have so many indie bands on my iPod. What I don't really understand is the attitude that if a band is unknown, they're good, and if they get fans, then you move on to the next band.

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Taylor Swift

I love it when people say things to me in public and want to meet me, because I want to meet them! Early on, my manager told me, 'If you want to sell 500,000 records, then go out there and meet 500,000...

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Taylor Swift

I never give advice unless someone asks me for it. One thing I've learned, and possibly the only advice I have to give, is to not be that person giving out unsolicited advice based on your own personal...

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Taylor Swift

I've never thought about songwriting as a weapon. I've only thought about it as a way to help me get through love and loss and sadness and loneliness and growing up.

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Taylor Swift

Most of my songs have names of people I've met or are dear to me. There are people who have privacy issues and about people knowing about their private life. But for me, I like to include few special names...

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Taylor Swift

Part of me feels you can't say you were truly in love if it didn't last. If I end up getting married and having kids, that's when I'll know it's real - because it lasted.

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Taylor Swift

People like music when they're in love, but they don't need it as much. You need music when you're missing someone or you're pining for someone or you're forgetting someone or you're trying to process...

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Taylor Swift

Rebellion is what you make of it. When you've been on a tour bus for two months straight, and then you get in your car and drive wherever you want, that can feel rebellious.

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Taylor Swift

Songs for me are like a message in a bottle. You send them out to the world, and maybe the person who you feel that way about will hear about it someday.

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Taylor Swift

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.

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Taylor Swift

A lot of people ask me, 'How did you have the courage to walk up to record labels when you were 12 or 13 and jump right into the music industry?' It's because I knew I could never feel the kind of rejection...

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Taylor Swift

As soon as I accomplish one goal, I replace it with another one. I try not to get too far ahead of myself. I just say to myself, 'All right, well, I'd like to headline a tour,' and then when I get there,...

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Taylor Swift

As supportive as my hometown is, in my high school, there are people who would probably walk up to me and punch me in the face. There's a select few that will never like me. They don't like what I stand...

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Taylor Swift

Getting a great idea with song writing is a lot like love. You don't know why this one is different, but it is. You don't know why this one is better, but it is. It sticks in your head, and you can't stop...

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Taylor Swift

I am alone a lot, which is good. I need that time to just be alone after a long day, just decompress. So, I go to either my house or the hotel, or my apartment, or whatever - wherever I am, I go home and...

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Taylor Swift

I cap myself when I shop; I don't like to spend extravagant amounts on clothes. But, I do get lent clothes for events, it's scary to wear something so expensive, but I feel really pampered.

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Taylor Swift

I created my MySpace page in eighth grade, because that's how all my friends talked to each other, so I made one, too. Then, all of a sudden, my friends started putting my songs on their profiles, and...

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Taylor Swift

I don't have a type. I don't have a specific kind of human being. It's just kind of an X-factor of sorts. Everybody I've ever dated has been a case-by-case situation.

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Taylor Swift

I don't know how to have a normal relationship because I try to act normal and love from a normal place and live a normal life, but there is sort of an abnormal magnifying glass, like telescope lens, on...

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Taylor Swift

I don't like to feel like I'm in a club when I'm in my car and I turn on the radio. Anything that ceases to be a song and just sounds like house music kind of stresses me out.

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Taylor Swift

I go to Wal-Mart all the time. The one in my hometown of Hendersonville, Tenn., is open 24 hours, so I go there a lot to buy DVDs and stuff like that.

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Taylor Swift

I have an obsession with knowing the answers to things. When I don't know what happened, it just bothers me, gets under my skin, and I need to write about it.

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Taylor Swift

I heard that when Christina Aguilera went back to her prom, people, like, booed her. I can't imagine going through that. If you know that's going to happen, why put yourself in that situation? I'd rather...

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Taylor Swift

I leave the genre labeling to other people. I really do. If I were to think too hard about it, that would stifle you creatively. If you think too hard about who other people want you to be as an artist,...

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Taylor Swift

when you're fifteen and somebody tells you they love you, you're gonna believe them. And when you're fifteen don't forget to look before you fall. In your life you'll do things greater than dating the...

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Taylor Swift

I like the way the stories of my relationships sound to music more than the way they look in print, in gossip columns or in me talking about them in interviews. I think it's a better way of telling the...

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Taylor Swift

Once upon a time, I believe it was a Tuesday when I caught your eye, we got onto something, I hold on to the night. You looked me in the eye and told me you loved me. Were you just kidding, cuz it seems...

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Taylor Swift

I love dresses, and I've definitely thought about designing them someday. I just want to make sure that I wait until the time is perfect and I can do it right.

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Taylor Swift

To all the boys who inspired this album: You should've known. ;)

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Taylor Swift

I once went on the most grueling radio tour. Living in hotel rooms, sleeping in the backs of rental cars as my mom drove to three different cities in one day.

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Taylor Swift

Don't you ever grow up, it could stay this simple.

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Taylor Swift

I remember auditioning for record labels and having them tell me, 'Well, the country-radio demographic is the thirty-five-year-old female housewife. Give us a song that relates to the thirty-five-year-old...

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Taylor Swift

I think that the idea of having a different approach to every single one of my albums is so exciting to me. I never want to make the same record twice. Why do it? What's the point?

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Taylor Swift

I think the first thing you should know is that nobody in country music 'made it' the same way. It's all different. There's no blueprint for success, and sometimes you just have to work at it.

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Taylor Swift

I think when people make a record with a goal in mind - like taking it to the next level or making them seem more mature - that gets in the way of writing great songs.

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Taylor Swift

I think, a lot of times when you meet someone, you feel like you need to appear like you're not interested in them so that they'll be more interested in you. But what happens when you start showing him...

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Taylor Swift

I think, as far as branching out with acting, it would take something really right on the mark to distract me from music, because music is everything to me.

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Taylor Swift

I would love to sign on to do a movie if it was the right role and if it was the right script, because I would be taking time away from music to tell a big grand story, and spend all of my time and pouring...

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Taylor Swift

I'm 5'11, so when I wear heels, it's definitely a really good view that I have. I'm, like, 6'2 when I wear heels, so I tend to wear cowboy boots a lot.

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Taylor Swift

I'm a girls' girl. I have guy friends, but the problem with having guy friends is, like, I always get linked to them, and they'll end up in a slideshow of people I've apparently dated on the Internet.

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Taylor Swift

I'm not concerned with people seeing me in a certain way. Some people see me as a kid, some people see me as an adult. But I'm seriously not going to complain how anybody sees me, as long as they see me.

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Taylor Swift

I've always felt music is the only way to give an instantaneous moment the feel of slow motion. To romanticise it and glorify it and give it a soundtrack and a rhythm.

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Taylor Swift

I've been on tour since I was 16, and I always do meet-and-greets before and after shows, so you kind of build these friendships with people. I have girls come up to me and tell me exactly what's going...

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Taylor Swift

I've found that men I've dated who are in the same business can be really competitive. I've found a great group of girlfriends in the same business who aren't competitive, but a few times guys have started...

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Taylor Swift

I've never gotten thick skin. If you close yourself off and you get this protective armor, there is a price you pay with that - of not feeling. And feeling is important when you are a songwriter.

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Taylor Swift

I've never thought about any kind of prejudice about women in country music because I never felt like it affected me. I was fortunate enough to come about in a time when I didn't feel that kind of energy...

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Taylor Swift

It doesn't bother me when people try to deconstruct my songs - because at least they're looking at the lyrics, and paying attention to the way the story is told.

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Taylor Swift

It's human nature to not say everything that's on your mind at the time you think it. Because we fear saying something that people will laugh at, people will think is dumb. We're afraid of being embarrassed.

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Taylor Swift

It's so much easier to like people, and to let people in, to trust them until they prove that you should do otherwise. The alternative is being an iceberg.

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Taylor Swift

'Mean' is a song I wrote about somebody who wrote things that were so mean so many times that it would ruin my day. Then it would ruin the next day. And it would level me so many times, I just felt like...

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Taylor Swift

My audience has really become a very diverse group of people. It's not just 15-year-old girls. That's kind of what allows me to write from all the different places I want to write from.

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Taylor Swift

My dad is a Chatty Cathy, the social butterfly; friendly; knows everybody in the whole world by six degrees; tells me that every performance is the greatest he's ever seen, every new outfit is the coolest....

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Taylor Swift

My head's never really quiet. The only time I can get it to turn off is if I watch 'CSI' or 'Law & Order,' where I have to follow the crime. If I can't turn my head off during that, I know I've really...

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Taylor Swift

On 'Grey's Anatomy' I wouldn't care what I was playing - I would play a corpse, 'cause I love it that much. It is deep true love, and it will never die.

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Taylor Swift

One element of Madonna's career that really takes center stage is how many times she's reinvented herself. It's easier to stay in one look, one comfort zone, one musical style. It's inspiring to see someone...

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Taylor Swift

One of my goals from really early on was that if I was ever fortunate enough to be successful in music, I would want to stay the same person and the same songwriter.

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Taylor Swift

One of the things people don't really recognise about the similarities between country and hip-hop is that they're celebrations of pride in a lifestyle.

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Taylor Swift

Since I was old enough to understand what a songwriter/producer is, I've had a curiosity about how Max Martin creates what he creates. I wanted to see that happen. I wanted to be there. I wanted to learn...

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Taylor Swift

Sitting on a bedroom floor crying is something that makes you feel really alone. If someone's singing about that feeling, you feel bonded to that person.

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Taylor Swift

So many girls come up and say to me, 'I have never listened to country music in my life. I didn't even know my town had a country-music station. Then I got your record, and now I'm obsessed.' That's the...

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Taylor Swift

The cool thing about reading is that when you read a short story or you read something that takes your mind and expands where your thoughts can go, that's powerful.

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Taylor Swift

The most miraculous process is watching a song go from a tiny idea in the middle of the night to something that 55,000 people are singing back to you.

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Taylor Swift

The only way I hear gossip is if it's big enough and loud enough for my friends to bring it up to me. Or if it's, like, a big untrue ordeal from my publicist - and she hates making that phone call!

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Taylor Swift

'The Story of Us' is about running into someone I had been in a relationship with at an awards show, and we were seated a few seats away from each other. I just wanted to say to him, 'Is this killing you?...

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Taylor Swift

There are so many emotions that you're feeling, you can get stifled by them if you're feeling them all at once. What I try to do is take one moment - one simple, simple feeling - and expand it into three-and-a-half...

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Taylor Swift

There's so much about Dolly Parton that every female artist should look to, whether it's reading her quotes or reading her interviews or going to one of her live shows. She's been such an amazing example...

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Taylor Swift

What makes me happy is just curling up in with my mom in her bed and watching a marathon of 'CSI' and 'Grey's Anatomy' episodes with pints of ice cream.

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Taylor Swift

When I figured out how to work my grill, it was quite a moment. I discovered that summer is a completely different experience when you know how to grill.

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Taylor Swift

When I listen to a song, I don't say, 'Oh my gosh, that vocal line she sang was the best thing I ever heard.' I'm thinking, 'That lyric just moves me. That lyric just said what I feel better than I could...

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Taylor Swift

When I look at acting careers that I really admire, I see that it's been a precise decision-making process for these people. They make decisions based on what they love, and they do only the things that...

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Taylor Swift

When I was younger we had a grape arbor, and my mom would go out and pick grapes and make grape jam in the sink - boil it, put it in jars, and give it away as gifts.

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Taylor Swift

When I'm getting to know someone, I look for someone who has passions that I respect, like his career. Someone who loves what he does is really attractive.

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Taylor Swift

When I'm in management meetings when we're deciding my future, those decisions are left up to me. I'm the one who has to go out and fulfill all these obligations, so I should be able to choose which ones...

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Taylor Swift

When I'm writing a record, I kind of don't listen to much music. Just because I want to be inspired solely on the emotion; just based on how it feels.

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Taylor Swift

When you say 'control freak' and 'OCD' and 'organized,' that suggests someone who's cold in nature, and I'm just not. Like, I'm really open when it comes to letting people in. But I just like my house...

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Taylor Swift

When you say, 'I spent my summers at the Jersey Shore,' people always say, 'Oh, really?' They think of the TV show. So I just say, 'A cute little harbor town in New Jersey.'

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Taylor Swift

Writing 'We Are Never Getting Back Together' was one of the most hilarious experiences I have ever had in the studio because it just happened so naturally.

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Taylor Swift

You can draw inspiration from anything. If you're a good storyteller, you can take a dirty look somebody gives you, or if a guy you used to have flirtations with starts dating a new girl, or somebody you're...

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Taylor Swift

You can make a board for all the goals you want in your life with the pictures on it, and that's great, daydreaming is wonderful, but you can never plan your future.

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Taylor Swift

I'm the girl who still believes prince charming exists somewhere out there.

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Taylor Swift

...we almost never speak I don't feel welcome anymore baby what happened, please tell me?

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Taylor Swift

I took a chance, I took a shot And you may think I’m bullet-proof, but I’m not. You took a swing, I took it hard. And down here from the ground I see who you are

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Taylor Swift

You can write a book on how to ruin someone’s perfect day.

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Taylor Swift

Don't ever regret being honest. Period.

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Taylor Swift

I slept in castles and fell in love because I was taught to dream" -

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Taylor Swift

Walking through a crowd, the village is aglow. Kaleidoscope of loud heartbeats, under coats. Everybody here wanted something more. Searching for a sound we hadn't heard before. And it said, 'Welcome to...

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Taylor Swift

I do not need some guy around in order to get inspiration, in order to make a great record, in order to live my life, in order to feel okay about myself. And I wanted to show my fans the same thing.

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Taylor Swift

Other women who are killing it should motivate you, thrill you, challenge you and inspire you.

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Taylor Swift

Sophistication isn't what you wear and who you know.

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Taylor Swift

Well, you stood there with me in the doorway, my hands shake, I'm not usually this way. But you pull me in and I'm a little more brave. It's the first kiss, it's flawless, really something, it's fearless.

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Taylor Swift

We wrote a song, while sitting on a trampoline & we loved it so much that we ended up recording it as a duet

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Taylor Swift

People throw rocks at things that shine.

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Taylor Swift

Your eyes wider than distance, this life is sweeter than fiction.

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Taylor Swift

so i sneak out to the garden to see you, we keep quiet 'cause we're dead if they knew, so close your eyes, escape this town for a little while.

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Taylor Swift

I stay out too late Got nothing in my brain

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Taylor Swift

Being excited about stuff on a daily basis, I'm so excited by it.

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Taylor Swift

Forgetting someone is like getting over a hundred addictions everyday.

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Taylor Swift

We don’t just live in a celebrity take-down culture; we live in a take-down culture. People will find anything about you and twist it to where it’s weird or wrong or annoying or strange or bad. You...

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Taylor Swift

the battle's in your hands now, but I would lay my armor down, if you said you'd rather love than fight.

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Taylor Swift

Who you are is not where you've been... You're still an innocent.

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Taylor Swift

I think love is one of those things that it's only really bad because it was once good. You can't miss something that was never amazing. So, what I've learned is that even if it ends badly, it's worth...

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Taylor Swift

Sometimes you see these people who are just so—God—so affected by all of it, where ambition has taken precedence over happiness. But when I meet people who really embody this serenity of knowing that...

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Taylor Swift

I think the words you stop yourself from saying are the ones that will haunt you the longest.

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Taylor Swift

It's possible to climb to the top without stomping on other people.

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Taylor Swift

You've had your share of secrets and I'm tired of being the last to know

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Taylor Swift

I could make the bad guys good for a weekend.

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Taylor Swift

I feel like my dating life has become a national pastime, and Im not comfortable providing that entertainment anymore.

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Taylor Swift

Even if a relationship is breakable, it doesn’t mean it isn’t worthwhile, beautiful, and all the things that we look for.

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Taylor Swift

I'm not opposed to falling in love

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Taylor Swift

My parents moved across the country so I could pursue a dream.

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Taylor Swift

You need to be happy with yourself or you'll never be able to be happy in a relationship.

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Taylor Swift

I still like to live in a whimsical world that seems more romantic and fantasy-related because real life seems so hard

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Taylor Swift

If you want some big revelation, since 2010 I have dated exactly two people. The fact that there are slide shows of a dozen guys that I either hugged on a red carpet or met for lunch or wrote a song with...

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Taylor Swift

For a female to write about her feelings, and then be portrayed as some clingy, insane, desperate girlfriend in need of making you marry her and have kids with her, I think that's taking something that...

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Taylor Swift

I was the girl who didn’t get invited to parties.

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Taylor Swift

I find it relatively easy to keep my clothes on because I don't really feel like taking them off. It's not an urge I have. For me, 'risky' is revealing what really happened in my life through music. Risky...

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Taylor Swift

Silence speaks so much louder than screaming tantrums. Never give anyone an excuse to say that you're crazy.

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Taylor Swift

I never read one hateful thing said about me by some 12-year-old. So I got to live an actual life. And I've kept that mentality. Just because there's a hurricane going on around you doesn't mean you have...

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Taylor Swift

The little I am exposed to hurts my feelings. The only things I can really control are my songs and my behavior. The rest? If I focused on it, that would lead to insanity.

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Taylor Swift

My hope for the future, not just in the music industry, but in every young girl I meet…is that they all realize their worth and ask for it.

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Taylor Swift

In the future, artists will get record deals because they have fans-not the other way around...The only memento 'kids these days' want is a selfie. It's part of the new currency, which seems to be 'how...

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Taylor Swift

At a certain point, if you chase two rabbits, you lose them both.

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Taylor Swift

I really like my life right now. I have friends around me all the time. I’ve started painting more. I’ve been working out a lot. I’ve started to really take pride in being strong. I love the album...

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Taylor Swift

Talk to the man with the reasons why.

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Taylor Swift

What I've learned is not to change who you are, because eventually you're going to run out of new things to become.

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Taylor Swift

You might think I'm bulletproof, but I'm not.

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Taylor Swift

I've been giving out chances every time and all you do is let me down.

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Taylor Swift

I really don’t want a compilation of sounds. I just need them to be songs.

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Taylor Swift

If guys don't want me to write bad songs about them, they shouldn't do bad things.

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Taylor Swift

I’ll be strong, I’ll be wrong, oh but life goes on Oh, I’m just a girl, trying to find a place in this world

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Taylor Swift

I think there's something so attractive about mystery.

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Taylor Swift

I'm not that complicated. My complications come out in my songs. All you need to do to be my friend is like me.

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Taylor Swift

I have to believe in fairy tales and I have to believe in love.

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Taylor Swift

I wouldn't want to date a pushover who would let me make all the plans and have all the control.

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Taylor Swift

Oh I don’t wanna grow up, wish I’d never grown up It could still be simple.

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Taylor Swift

I love trying to beat what I've done so far.

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Taylor Swift

All I know since yesterday is everything has changed.

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Taylor Swift

It took a while to understand the beauty of just letting go

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Taylor Swift

You better lose yourself in the music

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Taylor Swift

Money can't buy you back the love that you had then

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Taylor Swift

Sometimes the lines in a song are lines you wish you could text-message somebody in real life,

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Taylor Swift

I would just be constantly writing all these zingers - like, 'Burn. That would really get her.' And I know people are going to obsess over who it's about, because they think they have all my relationships...

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Taylor Swift

We learned more from a 3 minute record than we ever learned in school

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Taylor Swift

People say that about me, that I apparently buy houses near every boy I like—that’s a thing that I apparently do. If I like you I will apparently buy up the real-estate market just to freak you out...

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Taylor Swift

Actually, I think you have to know that whatever advice you give, they may not take it. The priority should be on keeping the friendship rather than giving the best advice. Your best advice is usually,...

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Taylor Swift

I think everyone should approach relationships from the perspective of playing it straight and giving someone the benefit of the doubt. Until he establishes that this is a game. And if it's a game, you...

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Taylor Swift

Two years gives you enough time to grow and to change, and to, you know, change your priorities. Change where you live, change your hair, change what you believe in, change who you hang out with, what’s...

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Taylor Swift

Different phases of your life have different levels of deep, traumatizing heartbreak, and in this period of my life, my heart was not irreparably broken. So it’s not as boy-centric of an album, because...

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Taylor Swift

You have to not only live your life in spite of people who don't understand you, you have to have more fun than they do.

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Taylor Swift

The only one who's got enough of me to break my heart.

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Taylor Swift

Went to get coffee today-opened my change purse. Sea shells fell out. Barista goes "Sorry, we only take cash or credit." So there's that.

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Taylor Swift

I think I fall into the category of the hopeless romantic, and I think youdo too, because you're here...The tricky thing about us, the hopeless romantic, is when we fall in love with someone, when we say...

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Taylor Swift

We need music the most when we’re feeling things really intensely. I think the most intense times in your life are when you’re either falling in love or losing it

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It’s the most maddening, beautiful, magical, horrible, painful, wonderful joyous thing in the world, love

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Taylor Swift

You can't lead me down that rode.

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Taylor Swift

If they don't like you for being yourself, be yourself even more.

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Taylor Swift

Being single is wonderful and I love it. I don't ever have a morning where I wake up and say, 'I really need to find a boyfriend today.'

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Taylor Swift

Listening to my songs is like reading my diary.

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Taylor Swift

Every time i try and wink at someone, I mess it up and end up scaring people.

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Taylor Swift

Try things. Laugh a lot. Mess up. Apologize. Hug people. Take chances. Trust yourself. Lose things. Get over it.

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Taylor Swift

Words are everything to me. Words can build you up and feel so good. On the flip side, words can absolutely demolish you.

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Taylor Swift

Be yourself and the right people will love you.

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Taylor Swift

Right now I'm just single, but I'm really looking forward to the day when I'm happily single.

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Taylor Swift

It's not our job to make people like us if they don't.

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Taylor Swift

People are going to judge you anyway, so you might as well do what you want.

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Taylor Swift

People put you down because you're above them.

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Taylor Swift

Say it to them. Or say it to yourself in the mirror. Say it in a letter you'll never send or in a book millions might read someday. I think you deserve to look back on your life without a chorus of resounding...

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Taylor Swift

No matter what happens in life, be good to people. Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind.

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Taylor Swift

The words you'll most regret Are the ones that are left unsaid.

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Taylor Swift

There is nothing wrong with avoiding people who hurt you.

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Taylor Swift

If you're lucky enough to have something that makes you different, don't ever change.

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Taylor Swift

I like shirts and sweaters that fall off the shoulder or plaid button-ups.

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Taylor Swift

Style is such a personal thing; it's your way to be an individual.

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Taylor Swift

We should love, not fall in love, because everything that falls, gets broken.

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Taylor Swift

I don't think it's the most important thing in life to fit it. I think it's the most important thing in life to dance to the beat of your own drum and to look like you're having more fun than the people...

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Taylor Swift

Sometimes the person you'd take a bullet for is the person behind the trigger.

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Taylor Swift

Being FEARLESS isn't being 100% Not FEARFUL, it's being terrified but you jump anyway...

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Taylor Swift

I've wanted one thing in my life. I don't want to be that girl that gets that one thing then complains.

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Taylor Swift

The way you walk, way you talk, way you say my name; it's beautiful, wonderful, don't you ever change.

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Taylor Swift

I think doing something that's different, that's out of your comfort zone is important,

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Taylor Swift

Some combinations of people are toxic, you know? You have to find the right one that isn't just going to explode into fiery ash and destruction.

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Taylor Swift

In life, you learn lessons. And sometimes you learn them the hard way. Sometimes you learn them too late.

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Taylor Swift

I’m beginning to think that you don’t find happiness from living your life looking ahead or back… that you find it when you look around.

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Taylor Swift

The trials and tribulations in your life make you stronger.

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Taylor Swift

The world doesn’t owe you anything. You have to work for everything you get and you have to appreciate every bit of success the world gives you.

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Taylor Swift

Love is unpredictable and it’s frustrating and it’s tragic and it’s beautiful.

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Taylor Swift

My favorite thing in life is writing about life, specifically the parts of life concerning love. Because as far as I’m concerned, love is absolutely everything.

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Taylor Swift

I’ve questioned everything about myself, every step of the way. You have to have the same amount of fear and self-doubt as you do hope and blind optimism.

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Taylor Swift

I’d rather be at home and eat ice cream than go out and get wasted.

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Taylor Swift

I’m always going to be a hopeless romantic. Always.

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Taylor Swift

Every one of my regrets has produced a song I'm proud of.

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Taylor Swift

I’ve never been shy or secretive with the fact that if you walk into my life, you may be walking onto a record.

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Taylor Swift

I don’t think I was born to be in the club. Just to throw that out there.

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Taylor Swift

A good relationship is all about balance and chemistry.

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Taylor Swift

Got a long list of ex-lovers, they'll tell you I'm insane. But I got a blank space baby, and I'll write your name.

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Taylor Swift

I think allowing yourself to cry on the bathroom floor is FEARLESS.

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Taylor Swift

One thing I've tried to never do is make wish lists. I try to have a very steppingstone mentality about this whole thing, where as soon as you make one step you visualize the next step, not five steps...

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Taylor Swift

Band-Aids don't fix bullet holes. You say sorry just for show. You live like that, you live with ghosts.

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Taylor Swift

When you’re young you just run, but you come back to what you need.

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Taylor Swift

The Moment I Knew” ”was a song about my 21st birthday party, which was the worst experience ever,

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Taylor Swift

And you know there’s nothing like writing a song about someone who’s mean to you, and just makes your life miserable…and then winning a Grammy for it.

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Taylor Swift

I love conversations with kids in the meet and greet lines — little people with little voices! I love babies. Someday I would love to be a parent, but I want that time to come when I’ve experienced...

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Taylor Swift

Middle school was what programmed me to be semi-insecure, like, all of the time. I didn’t fit in….I’d stand on the outside of the circle but I was never really in. That’s when I started to realize...

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Taylor Swift

They can say whatever they want about my personal life because I know what my personal life is, and it involves a lot of TV and cats and girlfriends.

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Taylor Swift

The thing about life is, every time you learn a lesson, another is waiting right at the corner. You never know everything.

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Taylor Swift

I don't compare myself to anyone else; I don't make comments about anyone else because they do what feels right for them, and that's okay by me.

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Taylor Swift

Words can break someone into a million pieces, but they can also put them back together

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Taylor Swift

I wrote a song called 'Red' and thinking about what that song means to me and all the different emotions on this album they're all pretty much about the tumultuous, crazy, insane, intense, semi-toxic relationships...

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Taylor Swift

Fighting with him was like trying to solve a crossword and realizing there's no right answer

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Taylor Swift

The way I look at love is you have to follow it, and fall hard, if you fall hard. You have to forget about what everyone else thinks. It has to be an us-against-the-world mentality. You have to make it...

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Taylor Swift

So many girls out there say, "I'm not a feminist" because they think it means something angry or disgruntled or complaining or they picture, like, rioting and picketing. It is not that at all. It just...

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Taylor Swift

If you go too far down the rabbit-hole of what people think about you, it can change everything about who you are

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Taylor Swift

You made a rebel of a careless man's careful daughter. You are the best thing that's ever been mine.

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Taylor Swift

I've wanted one thing for me whole life and I'm not going to be that girl who wants one thing her whole life then gets it and complains.

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Taylor Swift

Maybe you're not meant to fit in. maybe you're supposed to stand out.

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Taylor Swift

I’ve learned that you can’t predict [love] or plan for it. For someone like me who is obsessed with organization and planning, I love the idea that love is the one exception to that. Love is the one...

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Taylor Swift

In high school, I used to think it was like sooooo cool if a guy had an awesome car. Now none of that matters. These days I look for character and honesty and trust.

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Taylor Swift

Unique and different is the next generation of beautiful.

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Taylor Swift

Loving him was like driving a new Maserati down a dead end street; faster than the winds, passionate as sin, ending so suddenly.

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Taylor Swift

you don't know me, but i bet you want to.

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Taylor Swift

So watch me strike a match on all my wasted time. As far as I'm concerned you're just another picture to burn.

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Taylor Swift

I started making choices based on what I wanted, and didn’t feel like I needed to justify them. If I wanted to cut my hair, I did it. If I wanted to move to New York, I did it. If I wanted to take a...

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Taylor Swift

FEARLESS is getting back up and fighting for what you want over and over again....even though every time you've tried before you've lost.

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Taylor Swift

But no matter what love throws at you, you have to believe in it. You have ot believe in love stories and prince charmings and happily ever after. That's why I write these songs. Because I think love is...

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Taylor Swift

It's hard to fight when the fight ain't fair.

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Taylor Swift

You can walk away and say "We don't need this." but something in your eyes says "We can beat this.

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Taylor Swift

But I miss screamin' and fightin' and kissin' in the rain and it's 2 a.m. and I'm cursin' your name. You're so in love the you act insane, and that's the way I loved you.

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Taylor Swift

A few years have gone and come around when we were sittin' at our favorite spot in town and you looked at me, got down on one knee. Take me back to the time when we walked down the aisle; the whole town...

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Taylor Swift

Sparks Fly whenever you smile!

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Taylor Swift

Turns out freedom ain't nothing but missing you...

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Taylor Swift

Throughout all of the changes that have happened in my life, one of the priorities I've had is to never change the way I write songs and the reasons I write songs. I write songs to help me understand life...

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Taylor Swift

I'm captivated by you, baby, like a firework show.

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Taylor Swift

I could wait patiently, but I really wish you would: Drop everything now, meet me in the pourin' rain, Kiss me on the sidewalk, take away the pain; Cause I see sparks fly whenever you smile Hit me with...

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Taylor Swift

I will always believe in love and I don't care what happens to me or how many times I get my heart broken, or how many breakup songs I write, I'm always going to believe that someday I am going to meet...

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Taylor Swift

I don't know if you know who you are, until you lose who you are.

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Taylor Swift

The blame is on me...I knew you were trouble when you walked in..

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Taylor Swift

With your face and your beautiful eyes and the coversations with the little white lies and the faded picture of a beautiful lie you carry me from your car up the stairs,and I broke down crying was she...

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Taylor Swift

I don't think there's such a thing as falling in love too easily or falling too fast. Or loving someone too soon or trusting someone too soon... I've never treated two relationships the same. Some people...

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Taylor Swift

My brother gave me some good advice. He said, "What do you want to do? Do that because there are no rules when it comes to love. There are absolutely no rules. Do what you want to do." I think that was...

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Taylor Swift

I've learned through writing that if something made me feel deeply or anything at all, it was worth it.

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Taylor Swift

There are times when I'm caught up in everything and I have to say to myself, "Please feel good; please feel better; everything's okay; you're fine; things aren't falling apart; take a second; get back...

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Taylor Swift

I want to build a life with someone that's based on their dreams as well as my dreams. I think that the idea of finding another person to share with is the most fascinating, beautiful quest you could ever...

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Taylor Swift

Now stand in the corner, and think about what you've done!

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Taylor Swift

Time will break all of the old habits and create new ones for you, and in the process, you will try to handle this immense pain with dignity (because you're that kind of girl). You actually will have to...

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Taylor Swift

There’s a general rule that I always go by, and it’s that you fall for who you fall for. Whatever small issue you get hung up on, whether it’s because they’re shorter than you, younger than you...

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Taylor Swift

And I'm dying to know, is it killing you like it's killing me? And the story of us looks a lot like a tragedy now.

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Taylor Swift

your hands are tough but there mine belong in

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Taylor Swift

Cause for a moment a band of theives in ripped up jeans got to rule the world!

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Taylor Swift

Ryan Seacrest: Trouble, trouble trouble. So why do girls go for the bad guys, what is it Taylor Swift? Why? Taylor Swift: Because maybe we could change them! Everybody wants to like tame a lion.

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Taylor Swift

So don't you worry your pretty little mind because people throw rocks at things that shine. [Ours]

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Taylor Swift

Give me something that'll haunt me when you're not around...

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Taylor Swift

I don't let nobody see me wishin' he was mine

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Taylor Swift

giving up doesn't always mean your weak sometimes your just strong enough to let go

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Taylor Swift

Real life is a funny thing, you know. In real life, saying the right thing at the right moment is beyond crucial. So crucial, in fact, that most of us start to hesitate, for fear of saying the wrong thing...

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Taylor Swift

Words can break someone into a million pieces, but they can also put them back together. I hope you use yours for good, because the only words you'll regret more than the ones left unsaid are the ones...

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Taylor Swift

I've apparently been the victim of growing up, which apparently happens to all of us at one point or another. It's been going on for quite some time now, without me knowing it. I've found that growing...

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Taylor Swift

Be careful with what you say. A girl remembers everything.

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Taylor Swift

I've apparently been the victim of growing up, which apparently happens to all of us at one point or another

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Taylor Swift

Standing there at the stage door to the rest of your life. Time to dip your toe into the deep end. Try things. Say hi already. Laugh a lot. Mess up. Apologize. Mess up again. Hug people. Take chances....

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Taylor Swift

Wondering why we bother with love, if it never lasts.

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Taylor Swift

I'm shining like fireworks over your sad, empty town

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Taylor Swift

Just be yourself, there is no one better.

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Taylor Swift

she thinks I'm psycho cause I like to rhyme her name with things.

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Taylor Swift

Darling I'm a nightmare dressed like a daydream.

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Taylor Swift

Autumn leaves falling down like pieces into place, and I can picture it after all these days.

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Taylor Swift

Here I was again tonight forcing laughter, faking smiles Same old tired, lonely place

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Taylor Swift

If somebody hurts you, it's okay to cry a river, just remember to build a bridge and get over it.

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Taylor Swift

She can't see the way your eyes will light up when you smile...

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Taylor Swift

Why leave when you can stay, why stay if you have to go

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Taylor Swift

you're an expert at sorry and keeping the lines blurry

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Taylor Swift

This is the last time I'm asking you this, put my name at the top of your lsit. This is the last time I'm asking you why. You break my heart in the blink of an eye.

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Taylor Swift

Happiness and confidence are the prettiest things you can wear

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Taylor Swift

To truly love is to have the courage to walk away and let the other person who wishes to be free go no matter how much it hurts.

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Taylor Swift

You are the best thing that's ever been mine.

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Taylor Swift

I think that the idea of finding another person to share your life with is the most fascinating, beautiful quest you could ever be on in life. And yes, living your dreams is so important too, and a lot...

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Taylor Swift

Seems like there's always someone who disapproves. They'll judge it like they know about me and you.

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Taylor Swift

I have an excellent father, his strength is making me stronger.

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Taylor Swift

I want a guy who takes charge, but lets me have my say once in a while. A good relationship is all about balance and chemistry.

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Taylor Swift

Bring on all the pretenders!

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Taylor Swift

It can be heartbreaking when you find out that your fairytale image of the world doesn't match the reality.

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Taylor Swift

It feels like a perfect night, to dress up like hipsters, and make fun of our exes.

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“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”

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