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Food can become such a point of anxiety -
by Vanessa Carlton

Food can become such a point of anxiety -
not because it's food,
but just because you have anxiety.
That's how eating disorders develop.
- Vanessa Carlton

Related topics: Food

Plus, there were so many pianos in my house,
so I couldn't really avoid it.
- Vanessa Carlton

I am not this big celebrity, but it gets really crazy.
You have to go through the nuts of blowing up,
in a sense, and then figuring out how to live your life with that.
- Vanessa Carlton

Well, I would say that music just happens with me,
I'm not in the driver's seat when I am at the piano,
the piano is.
- Vanessa Carlton

 

Every single note on this album is there for a reason.
- Vanessa Carlton

When it comes to music, we live in a very different
world than everyone did in the 1960s and 1970s.
- Vanessa Carlton

But the approach to recording this album was kind of an organized,
chaotic approach where I wanted to maintain and preserve
that wild abandon to creating.
- Vanessa Carlton

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My songs are a direct route into my brain and my heart.
- Vanessa Carlton

I did not stop dancing; I did take two years off to get myself together.
- Vanessa Carlton

I don't put boundaries on myself when I sit at the piano.
- Vanessa Carlton

Toting around a full orchestra on tour is very ambitious.
I would consider doing a show now and then,
like do a show at Radio City or Carnegie Hall with a full orchestra.
- Vanessa Carlton

The music industry is so easy compared to the ballet world.
- Vanessa Carlton

The women who don't feel that people think they're
sexy are the ones who seem to titillate in that way,
because they don't feel like they're getting that kind of approval.
- Vanessa Carlton

If Mozart were around now he would write a killer rock song.
- Vanessa Carlton

I work hard and I will always work hard.
But I feel very lucky with the way that it has all come together.
- Vanessa Carlton

I tour with a piano, actually.
Luckily I am able to hire people that deal with it
completely and magically a piano appears on stage and
then magically disappears when I leave.
- Vanessa Carlton

I have gone from being a 21-year-old with wide eyes to a 24-year-old woman.
With success comes a lot of responsibility and power.
- Vanessa Carlton

I don't use sex to sell records, obviously,
but I'd be lying if I said that I don't feel like I
have to make an effort to look good when I go out onstage,
to wear something pretty.
- Vanessa Carlton

A lot of people give in to those pressures and let
others influence the process on their second albums
because they want to achieve the success they had with their first again,
but they don't know how to do it.
- Vanessa Carlton

I am always drawn to men that are funny.
I do not know why.
But I am always drawn to people that are struggling
with parts of themselves...
But it's like in the end, there has to be confidence.
- Vanessa Carlton

I had no album title, and the album is like a journey
in that it's a complete body of work.
It's not just a couple of catchy songs and filler,
so I felt that I needed to capture the essence of the album.
- Vanessa Carlton

My mom would give me a piece to play,
but I wouldn't do any theory because when it came time
to do it I would sneak back upstairs and watch TV.
So, I had these kind of nonchalant lessons for years,
then it just started soaking in.
- Vanessa Carlton

Now, performing is second nature and I love every second of it.
It is a very emotional thing when I can't play a song;
maybe I'm hitting on something that I don't want to deal with.
All of it is so personal.
It is like therapy.
- Vanessa Carlton

But my mom was a pianist, and she taught piano out of her house.
I was just so excited, being a little kid and having
all these other kids come to my house twice a week.
I thought it was a big party.
- Vanessa Carlton

Writing this record let me recapture who I am.
It is summed up in the title Be Not Nobody.
You need to feel comfortable in your skin and do whatever
you need to do for yourself,
to heal or to grow.
- Vanessa Carlton

But now - look, I have to take care of myself.
I work out every day.
I'm a dancer.
I've always been an athlete, and I'm one of those people
who start to go crazy if they don't run or do something.
- Vanessa Carlton

I learned a lot from that first record and I learned
a lot from my experiences touring,
but really the biggest education I got over the past
two years was learning the importance of arrangements.
- Vanessa Carlton

And it's sad because it's like a surprise to people -
almost an anomaly -
when artists are actually refined and trained on an instrument.
That's the last thing people think about.
- Vanessa Carlton

But when you hear the complete album,
it gets dark, really straight-up rock,
with some really intimate moments with just me and the piano.
It's not completely me because there are parts of me
that aren't on that song,
that are on the album.
- Vanessa Carlton

For some of us, the world appears to provide
only a fixed quantity of each resource -
a limited amount of food, of money,
of love, of success, of appreciation.
For others, life is unlimited.
Their world expands with the generosity, compassion,
inventiveness, and service that they contribute.
In this world-view, money that is spent
or given away returns multiplied.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most dangerous food is wedding cake.
- James Thurber

Food is your body's fuel.
Without fuel, your body wants to shut down.
- Ken Hill

A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food;
therefore,
if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life
merely for the sake of his appetite.
- Leo Tolstoy

More than any other in Western Europe,
Britain remains a country where a traveler has to think
twice before indulging in the ordinary food of ordinary people.
- Joseph Lelyveld

Know how to garnish food so that it is more appealing
to the eye and even more flavorful than before.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Why does man kill? He kills for food.
And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
- Woody Allen

If I could only have one type of food with me,
I would bring soy sauce.
The reason being that if I have soy sauce,
I can flavor a lot of things.
- Martin Yan

Every major food company now has an organic division.
There's more capital going into organic agriculture than ever before.
- Michael Pollan

Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat
that they can be classified as cannibals.
- Finley Peter Dunne

Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos
taste a hell of a lot better.
- Robert Redford

Get people back into the kitchen and combat the trend
toward processed food and fast food.
- Andrew Weil

We receive this food in gratitude to all beings
Who have helped to bring it to our table,
And vow to respond in turn to those in need
With wisdom and compassion.
- Buddhist Blessing

In Italy, they add work and life on to food and wine.
- Robin Leach

We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier
weapon than the machine-gun.
- George Orwell

My philosophy from day one is that I can sleep better
at night if I can improve an individual's knowledge about food and wine,
and do it on a daily basis.
- Emeril Lagasse

Food simply isn't important to me.
- Alice Paul

That's a big goal of mine, to try and grow as much
of my own food as possible.
- Daryl Hannah

If you really want to make a friend,
go to someone's house and eat with him...
the people who give you their food give you their heart.
- Cesar Chavez

It's easy for Americans to forget that the food they
eat doesn't magically appear on a supermarket shelf.
- Christopher Dodd

Italy will always have the best food.
- Diane von Furstenberg

An Englishman teaching an American about food is like
the blind leading the one-eyed.
- A. J. Liebling

Food should be fun.
- Thomas Keller

LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food;
sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
- Henry Fielding

I always knew that food and wine were vital,
with my mother being Italian and a good cook.
- Robert Mondavi

I wouldn't hunt a person down for food.
But if he were already dead.
- Yasmine Bleeth

One of the glories of New York is its ethnic food,
and only McDonald's and Burger King equalize us all.
- John Corry

I said to my friends that if I was going to starve,
I might as well starve where the food is good.
- Virgil Thomson

Our minds are like our stomaches; they are whetted
by the change of their food,
and variety supplies both with fresh appetite.
- Marcus Fabius Quintilian

In America, I would say New York and New Orleans are
the two most interesting food towns.
In New Orleans, they don't have a bad deli.
There's no mediocrity accepted.
- Mario Batali

Food is our common ground, a universal experience.
- James Beard

I love food and I love everything involved with food.
I love the fun of it.
I love restaurants.
I love cooking, although I don't cook very much.
I love kitchens.
- Alma Guillermoprieto

The food that enters the mind must be watched as closely
as the food that enters the body.
- Pat Buchanan

I will not eat oysters.
I want my food dead.
Not sick.
Not wounded.
Dead.
- Woody Allen

You don't need a silver fork to eat good food.
- Paul Prudhomme

Three things are needed for a good life,
good friends, good food, and good song.
- Jason Zebehazy

My favorite time of day is to get up and eat leftovers from dinner,
especially spicy food.
- David Byrne

Confit is the ultimate comfort food,
and trendy or not,
it is dazzling stuff.
- Sally Schneider

Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising
food as raising money to buy food.
- Frank Howard Clark

If food were free, why work?
- Douglas Horton

More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

I love food and feel that it is something that should be enjoyed.
I eat whatever I want.
I just don't overeat.
- Tyra Banks


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