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By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I don't think even when you find a person, you can be completely honest, ever. There's still pieces of you that you don't give away. I do believe you always need that place where it's just you, your thoughts, no one else's judgment or anything.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I believe AIDS is the most important issue we face, because how we treat the poor is a reflection of who we are as a people.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I don't dream - only if I'm uncomfortable or I'm going through something.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I've met many young women who are HIV positive and courageously fighting the disease. Their determination to live a full life and see their children live in a better world is deeply inspiring to me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

Cause I am a Superwoman, Yes I am, Yes she is, Even when I'm a mess, I still put on a vest, With an S on my chest, Oh yes, I'm a Superwoman, ... And all my sisters, Coming together, Say yes I will, Yes I can

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I really like to live my life in a low-key fashion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I wanted my first film to be something where I was surrounded by an amazing cast. I wanted to do something that was completely unexpected, totally out of the box, something that would blow people's minds, that the last thing on the planet earth they would ever think I would do would be it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

Adam Levine and I remade the Rolling Stones' classic Wild Horses, and it is right up my alley, that whole style. It has a style of its own but still stays very true to the classic arrangement, and I love it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

When I'm on stage, my interaction with the audience is something that really makes me come alive. It's a feeling like no other. The energy of the crowd fuels something new inside. It reminds me to live in the moment.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

Sometimes I feel like I don't belong anywhere, & it's gonna take so long for me to get to somewhere, Sometimes I feel so heavy hearted, but I can't explain cuz I'm so guarded. But that's a lonely road to travel, and a heavy load to bear. And it's a long, long way to heaven but I gotta get there Can you send an angel? Can you send me an angel...to guide me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

My mom is definitely my rock.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

My parents weren't married. It wasn't like my dad up and left. I maintained a steady relationship with my grandparents. My dad's mother is my nana, and I'm closer to her than almost anybody in this world.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

If you treat me fairly, I'll give you all my goods.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

The element of fire to me is very powerful because of what it symbolizes, how it symbolizes a strength. It symbolizes something that's unstoppable. You can't get through it, you know.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I wouldn't mind being in one place for two months or so. It really doesn't sound so bad!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

Business can change you, and chew you up, and spit you out, and be rid of you, and on to the next thing. That's why it's so important to know who you are and stand up for something.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I've always expressed myself best through writing. I've gotten out all of my deepest feelings that way for as long as I can remember.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I feel like the majority of the fear that I had or that we have we hold from other people. They're like people that we trust; they're their fears. All of a sudden we think that they're our fears.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

Living will always be a struggle looking for someone to love you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

Hand me the world on a silver platter, and what good would it be?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I grew up in the middle of everything. I walked the streets alone, I rode the trains alone, I came home at three in the morning alone; that was what I did.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I've learned that while I'd be a fool not to stay open to the advice and experiences of the smart, amazing people in my life, I also need to listen to what I have to say.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

How terrible would it have been if I had come out with some watered-down version of who I am? People fell in love with the real me, and I still feel blessed that that was how the journey began.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

A Minor is one of my all-time favorite keys to play in. It's a very moody key, and also 'A' is the first letter of my name. It just represents the songs through my eyes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I am able to hang with the hardest, the baddest, the worst, and I'm able to hang with the most proper and be at ease. I'm able to hang with any skin colour, any belief. I just fit in everywhere.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

Quiet moments recharge me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

What breaks my heart is suffering of any kind. Too often, our world is divisive and cruel where it needs to be uniting and loving.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

There's too much darkness in the world. Everywhere you turn, someone is tryin' to tear someone down in some way; everywhere you go, there's a feeling of inadequacy, or a feeling that you're not good enough. I want to bring a certain light to the world.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

It's a beautiful blessing that I get to help raise a man. And I want to show him as much as possible.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

You're at your most purest, most innocent, pure state when you're doing something you've never done before. You're scared a little, you're a little vulnerable, you're kind of trying, and then you're also better, because you're trying harder than you maybe would try.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I pray before everything. When I wake up, before I eat, before I perform, before I go to sleep, in the moments I need guidance.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

We have the potential to help people out of poverty, out of disease, out of slavery and out of conflict. Too often we turn the other way because we think there's nothing we can do.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

There's something so powerful about being my own gorgeous, beautiful, individual, unique self.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

My mom always said, "Don't date a guy who thinks he's prettier than you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I grew up in the theater, my mother is an actress, I was always around the world of acting and theater.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

Everything you want to be, you already are. You're simply on the path to discovering it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

How you look is your statement, because it's a claiming of yourself.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

When I was a kid I'd practise Chopin on piano - and I love Chopin! He's my dawg! Then I'd go out on the stoop and blast the radio. I'm from New York, the concrete jungle. Hip-hop influenced me from day one.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I think conveying the emotion of the collective "we" is pretty incredible. Especially in tumultuous times like we are in now.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I know people who've gone to jail. It don't mean you stop loving them! They deservin' love just as much in there, and maybe they needin' it more.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

Moments are so fleeting; I want to hold on to the good ones. When I am truly present, I feel alive, and I want everyone around me to share that feeling so we can make the most of that moment together.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I'm definitely a nerd. I'm a cool-ass nerd, but I am definitely a nerd.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

You just can't take a day for granted. We had to work really hard for anything, and so that's been instilled in me. And I don't look at myself as better than anybody else, because in an instant everything can change.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

My son makes me super giddy, especially when he laughs. His laugh makes me laugh like a maniac!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

Love will come find you Just to remind you Of who you are [...] See that's the thing about love [...] Then life It will embrace you Totally amaze you So you don't give up

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

When I am truly present, I feel alive, and I want everyone around me to share that feeling so we can make the most of that moment together.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alicia Keys

I learned the cello , but I would still need a massive amount of practice. But I do play classical music, so I understand where that comes from.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

Writing in my journal keeps me focused on my spirit and what I need or feel.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alicia Keys

When I did get signed and I was going around letting people know what I was about, that's exactly how I did it: me on the piano, playing a couple of songs I'd written and talking to the people in between. That's how I got my performance chops up.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alicia Keys

I think there's an energy about just remaining excited. Like, you can't be excited when you're not doing something new.