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American singer-songwriter, Birth: 11-2-1962 Sheryl Crow Quotes
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No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.
Sheryl Crow

2.
Once over there [Balkans], I felt extremely patriotic. Here are these people, from 18-year-olds to military veterans, enduring real duress for the cause of peace. I don't ever want to play for a regular audience again, only military folks who are starving for music.
Sheryl Crow

3.
Artists have really never had any representation on Capitol Hill, because it's not the nature of the artist to join together and make a unified presence. Those days kind of died in the '60s.
Sheryl Crow

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I know that nuclear is better than fossil fuels when it comes to carbon dioxide, but nuclear energy is by no means clean. We don't know what to do with the waste we already have and it seems like a bad idea to me to make more when we have so many cleaner options such as wind and solar.
Sheryl Crow

5.
It's better to have three broken engagements than three divorces.
Sheryl Crow

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It's interesting when I jog, how much the music makes a difference. You can pretty much count on the Foo Fighters to get your heart rate up.
Sheryl Crow

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I try to conduct my life with a little levity.
Sheryl Crow

8.
L.A. to me feels like music industry, and Nashville to me feels like music community.
Sheryl Crow

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One of the great exercises you can do is to stop and acknowledge the colors around you... If you're constantly distracting yourself, then you're never really experiencing anything fully. It can cause you to feel like you have no center, like nothing is grounding you.
Sheryl Crow

10.
People go through challenging moments of losing people and of having their life threatened from illness and real grief. But they get through it. And that's the testament to the human spirit and it's -we are fragile, but we also are divine.
Sheryl Crow

11.
Let's face it, life is a constant challenge. It's full of unexpected detours that no one but you can navigate.
Sheryl Crow

12.
I'm standing in the desert, waiting for my ship to come in.
Sheryl Crow

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I was turned down by every record label in L.A. Perseverance is three quarters of the game. Talent's only a quarter. Being able to withstand the word 'no' over and over can build you a pretty tough skin. I knew if I just kept at it, at the very least I'd get better at my craft.
Sheryl Crow

14.
I think war is based in greed and there are huge karmic retributions that will follow. I think war is never the answer to solving any problems. The best way to solve problems is to not have enemies.
Sheryl Crow

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That feeling of freedom, open highways of possibilities, has kind of been lost to materialism and marketing.
Sheryl Crow

16.
I propose a limitation be put on how many squares of toilet paper can be used in any one sitting.
Sheryl Crow

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Making miracles is hard work, most people give up before they happen.
Sheryl Crow

18.
The only person who can save you is you: That going to be the thing that informed the rest of my life.
Sheryl Crow

19.
I got to learn to surf.
Sheryl Crow

20.
The video forum for me has been a source of great consternation because once you start projecting a look to a song, it robs the listener of their ability to adopt that song and make the lyric their own.
Sheryl Crow

21.
I propose a limitation be put on how many sqares of toilet paper can be used in any one sitting. Now, I don't want to rob any law-abiding American of his or her God-given rights, but I think we are an industrious enough people that we can make it work with only one square per restroom visit, except, of course, on those pesky occasions where 2 to 3 could be required.
Sheryl Crow

22.
It wasn't until I moved to Nashville that I realized what an amazing community it is. It's the thing I've been missing my whole career, the feeling of being able to sit around with a guitar and have people know each other's songs and know songs from people who've influenced all of us. When I moved here pretty early on Vince Gill started calling me to do guitar pulls, and I thought, gosh, this is just like heaven on earth down here.
Sheryl Crow

23.
The cheapest energy is the energy you don't use in the first place.
Sheryl Crow

24.
Generally, when you let go of your vision of how something is supposed to be, the universe hands you exactly what you need.
Sheryl Crow

25.
Music, art, writing - it gives us a sense of who we are, a sense of our history, a sense of our future and it should provide some kind of comfort. It's not just entertainment for entertainment's sake, it's an investment.
Sheryl Crow

26.
If compassion was the motivating factor behind all of our decisions, would our world not be a completely different place?
Sheryl Crow

27.
I don't spend a lot of time thinking about regrets because there's nothing I can do.
Sheryl Crow

28.
I am sweet, I am ugly, I am mean if you love me. I'll try hard just to please you, when I say I don't need you.
Sheryl Crow

29.
When you tune your guitar in a different way, it lends itself to a new way of looking at your songwriting.
Sheryl Crow

30.
I used to jog every day and call it my 'gratitude run.' I'd make my gratitude list as I ran. I never ran out of things to be grateful for. My knees aren't what they used to be, but I still do my gratitude list every day.
Sheryl Crow

31.
As you get older, you have your tribe of women that you grow and age gracefully with and you share wisdom with. That's your clan. That's your family. That's your strength.
Sheryl Crow

32.
A song that sounds simple is just not that easy to write. One of the objectives of this record was to try and write melodies that continue to resonate...Everything that happens to you influences your writing...The writing process for me is pretty much always the same-it's a solitary experience...I have yet to write that one song that defines my career...Beck said he didn't believe in the theory of a song coming through you as if you were an open vessel. I agree with him to a certain extent.
Sheryl Crow

33.
Deeper than temperature and the extinction of the polar bear is the idea that we all share this beautiful, ailing planet, Democrats and Republicans alike.
Sheryl Crow

34.
My yesterdays are all boxed up and neatly put away.
Sheryl Crow

35.
If it makes you happy It can't be that bad If it makes you happy Then why the hell are you so sad
Sheryl Crow

36.
I hate how I've had the mantle set on my shoulders as being against the record label. We've had some issues, but that is the nature of business.
Sheryl Crow

37.
Don't the wounded bird still sing?
Sheryl Crow

38.
One of the things that has changed my life - and this comes from someone who was highly self-critical and a type-A personality - is meditating. The simple act of making my brain shut off for 20 minutes in the morning and 20 minutes at night may not seem like much, but what ends up happening, besides creating space in your day, is your awake posture begins to replicate your meditative posture.
Sheryl Crow

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Such a muddy line between the things you want/And the things you have to do.
Sheryl Crow

40.
How the world perceives you is largely out of your control.
Sheryl Crow

41.
I've been really, really blessed. I got to perform on stage with Bob Dylan. I've gotten to sing with Mick Jagger.
Sheryl Crow

42.
Music really becomes the soundtrack to the major events to your life.
Sheryl Crow

43.
I am joining the more than 200,000 women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year... I am inspired by the brave women who have faced this battle before me and grateful for the support of family and friends.
Sheryl Crow

44.
Being diagnosed with cancer really opened my eyes to the fact anyone can have it and that even though we think we have control over everything in our lives, we don't.
Sheryl Crow

45.
We are a testament to the importance of early detection and new treatments. I encourage all women everywhere to advocate for themselves and for their future. See your doctor and be proactive about your health.
Sheryl Crow

46.
I don't really cringe over any of my albums.
Sheryl Crow

47.
The bands that wrote the big, heroic rock songs - I really wanted to make a record like that.
Sheryl Crow

48.
I hate that word, mature, but I guess I am growing up.
Sheryl Crow

49.
People don't realize that I'm really funny and I'm an excellent bridge player.
Sheryl Crow

50.
Steve McQueen was from a time when you didn't know every little dirty thing about our public figures. He and James Dean were very mysterious, archetypal American heroes.
Sheryl Crow