Top 70 Alison Sudol Quotes

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I want you to feel in 'Riversong' like you're floating
I want you to feel in ‘Riversong’ like you’re floating down a river on your back, and you’re looking at the stars, and everything is incredibly still and peaceful.

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It’s hard to constantly delve into your psyche and unearth these deep and often painful feelings and hold them out in front of people and say, ‘Here’s the most vulnerable part of me.’

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I was so afraid of being lumped into this category of female actresses trying to sing.

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Sometimes we get so focused on the results that we miss doing it – we miss the adventure of being in the midst of something because we’re looking too far ahead.

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I felt I had to choose between being pretty or smart or athletic, and stick to it because if you try to do more than one, you have nowhere to belong. Then music was a boy’s world and a lot of times men assumed I didn’t know what I was doing because I was young and female.

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Whatever you’re doing, you have to do it 100 percent; you have to be totally present.

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When you have goals and dreams and things that you’ve been wanting your whole life, and then they actually start happening and you start checking things off your list, it’s like, whaaat? Huhhh?

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I love watching people.

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I won’t do the same thing over and over again.

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There are two things I love about Temescal. One is the sense of space that you get when you get to the top. You can see for ages. You can see the ocean spread out before you, but you also feel like you’re in the mountains. And second is the smell of it, which I love most when I’ve been traveling a long time.

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If I’m in a social situation where I’m triggered, I go into the bathroom and move and shake and breathe.

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In my mind, I’m still that kid who gets affected by other people’s music.

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Stories have always been incredibly comforting and can help illuminate things that are hard to understand other wise.

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There are so many things I’ve done that I’m glad I’ve done privately because it’s so embarrassing just anyway.

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I do love to dance, and that’s fun, but I will never stop writing my quiet, sensitive songs.

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Singing in front of people, I learned a lot more about fragility and strength.

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My parents were acting teachers, but I was a bookworm who was passionate about music.

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I love the clean elegance of cream and black.

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I was in a commercial when I was three. My godfather was a director and a producer of commercials. He took me in along with his kids and I couldn’t remember my lines. I giggled my way through the commercial and they kept it.

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I always try to scour local vintage shops and antique stores as much as I can while I’m on the road – it’s my version of hunting for buried treasure.

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When I am going through something monumental or difficult in my life it is hard to look at it as it is because it is too much.

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Women are often written as one thing – the ingenue or the vamp – but real women are many things.

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I actually wanted to be an architect when I was a kid, but I did a solid geometry course where we had to build a geodesic dome out of toothpicks, and mine came out looking like an alien space station. I threw it against a wall and gave up.

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Because I grew up around the reality and heartbreak of acting, I didn’t want to have anything to do with it.

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There’s something about a long, high-waisted skirt and little, buttoned blouse that I really love.

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Especially growing up in Los Angeles, there’s just a very different mind-set than my own. There’s no ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in Los Angeles. There’s ‘Laguna Beach.’

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I think you can do a lot with lyrics and melody.

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I have a huge love for architecture.

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Whenever you meet another woman, you immediately revert to you five-year-old self thinking, ‘do you want to be my friend. Can I keep you?’

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Both with songwriting and playing a role, you’re delivering the truth of something in a moment. In a lot of ways, it’s the same thing.

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I think something that is never really spoken about is the learning process of making records – I made my first record at twenty one and learned so much about record making from that before making ‘Bomb In A Birdcage’ a couple of years later.

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As a person life has always been a bit of a challenge for me and I have spent so much of my early years in fear and I think that making music makes me want to be more courageous.

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Los Angeles has got its own distinct feel, and it’s very contrary to the music that I write and the pictures I see in my head: no evergreens, no fog, no rain days.

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I have all sorts of weird albums that people have given me lying around the house.

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I can be very pessimistic and very dark, but there is also a part of me that’s very determinedly optimistic.

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If you’re going to learn how to ride a bike as an adult, do it somewhere where there’s no people in the middle of the countryside. Don’t do it where people are born on bikes basically.

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Singing has an impact on the human body.

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Once one goal is checked off, you have to up the ante just to keep yourself sane.

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I firmly believe in real-life fairy tales.

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I did a couple auditions, failed miserably, was about to give up, and booked ‘Transparent.’

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I was a teenager with a lot of strangeness in me that I didn’t know how to express. I was trying hard on the outside to be very normal and fit in, but inside I was a big weirdo. Thank God that little weirdo persisted, otherwise I would be so sad.

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I found movies to be such a beautiful escape.

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I have an affinity for a lot of things that are kind of fairy-tale-ish and bookish.

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Even when my every inclination is to be otherwise, I don’t want to live my life on the dark side of things. Sometimes that takes a little bit of effort, and when that’s the case music is the way that I totally make sense of things.

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To me, the making of art and experiences around that are the biggest part to me.

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I always wanted to be an artist of some sort and I was really shy growing up, so performing didn’t really seem like a natural choice, but whenever I got on stage to do something I felt more comfortable than I did in real life.

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As a musician, you kinda get used to failure in life, and then when things actually start succeeding, it’s a very interesting feeling.

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I love Bright Eyes – I absolutely love him.

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Coldplay’s music is so uplifting but not cheesy. You listen to it and you’re taken away. It’s so honest. There’s kindness to their music.

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I lived in Washington from when I was born to when I was 5.

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How many women have been in a mental institution because they’ve been called crazy when they’re just not allowed to be honest or be who they are?

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Percussion is so good for me!

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Pines’ is a different kind of album for me. It was a different approach, everything about it, I just went at it as if I had never made a record before basically.

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I look to films to learn and to see different avenues that you can take in growing up.

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I can Hula-Hoop and read a book at the same time.

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I want to find more ways of planting trees and helping fight against deforestation.

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I think I had a lot of fear, even when I was really young, that I was going to be seen as something that I didn’t want to be. I didn’t really know how to be myself well enough to be comfortable being someone else.

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I’m, like, the most insane Wes Anderson fan – his films are pretty much my inner landscapes. I just love him to pieces.

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The song ‘Almost Lover’ is very important to me, because when I wrote it, I threw everything away. That kind of set the bar as a writer, as a singer, as a person.

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I was worried that acting would somehow ruin any credibility I had as a musician.

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I’m just really not good at being like anybody else or writing like anybody else.

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I really listened to a lot of oldies. I didn’t really listen to anything that was modern until I was 11 or 12.

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I’m a big cinephile. Love, love, love films.

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It’s different from music because music is like going deep down into soul, like scooping out all the difficult, beautiful, messy stuff and putting it into songs. Writing is more like playing for me.

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I grew up listening to a lot of classic jazz, and stuff like The Beatles, and old Motown stuff, and a lot of classical music. I just loved all of that.

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I’ve had a lot of experience with not allowing myself to experience certain emotions, like anger and confidence, and with acting you’re in this space where it’s safe to fully go there.

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When you’re vulnerable and lost and then suddenly somebody is kind to you and gives you love and gives you tenderness and takes care of you in some way, that creates a huge indebtedness. From there, the likelihood that you’re going to follow them anywhere is much higher.

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If you’re gonna steal from somebody, why not Shakespeare?

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Fear seems like it’s this physical thing – some monster – but it’s just energy.

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Besides a princess and a ballerina and a firefighter and a vet, I think I wanted to be an artist.

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