I go running three times a week - outside in the park, come rain or shine, and I hate every moment of it. I hate everything about it. But I know it's important for health reasons and the reason why I run, in particular, is because my stage work is like cardiovascular work so I don't want to lose my breath on stage.

— Paloma Faith

The most unpopular Paloma Faith quotes that are easy to memorize and remember

There's nothing wrong with a thick eyebrow; Frida Kahlo had them.

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My denim jacket had 'I love GNR' and 'I love AC/DC' written all over it, but I always came back to swing.

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I enjoy being a girl.

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You feel a sense of elation seeing yourself on a billboard.

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I really like to please people, and I think it's a symptom of being an only child.

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I think soul is soul. I don't see new soul as any different to old soul.

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I don't overthink when I'm styling. I kind of forgive myself and accept that I will make mistakes. Getting dressed should be a fun experience!

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I like sparkles; I think I'm a magpie.

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Real talent shines through regardless of how many others there are around you.

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I've spent a lot of time being bohemian and sleeping on floors, but eventually I want to have kids and I want to bring them up in a secure environment.

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I'm not a pop act, churning stuff out really quickly.

I find the music that arises from that style of working is distracted, not particularly profound.

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We live in a society where everything's packaged.

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About Paloma Faith

Quotes 51 sayings
Profession Singer-songwriter
Birthday July 21, 1981

I love going to the cinema. Whenever I get time off, that's where I go.

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I feel curious about every situation I'm in.

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I always carry a good lipstick with me, like MAC in Ruby Woo.

It has a matt finish, the essence of that vintage glamour look.

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When I do my shows, it's really cross-generational. Sometimes there's three generations there.

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I just have an inability to lie.

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Anybody who says they don't want to be seen on a show which has millions of people watching it at one time when they're in the business of selling records is a bit silly.

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I wasn't really comfortable reading until I was 12.

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I'd never go on a reality show - it's too invasive.

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I try not to brand myself 'weird' any more because it sticks.

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Whatever you are, you have the right to get married.

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I'm a serial monogamist.

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I love interesting people with eccentric stories and outsiders of the world.

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My desire to experiment comes from my attention-deficit approach to cosmetics.

I just get really bored, really easily.

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I get plenty of, 'Is that song about me?' from men but I just tell them to get over themselves.

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I have a lot of admiration for people who've been in relationships a long time, married for years.

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I'm under no illusion that there are things about me that I'd like to change.

I just accept who I am, and I'm proud of it.

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I get to know my regular fans, and they inspire me.

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No one ever chats me up; I think they all think I'm taken. Either that or no one fancies me.

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I'm not interested in what other people are doing. That's their business.

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I'm very affected by what I watch and read.

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There are lots of beautiful areas in England, and I am lucky enough to live in a stunning part of a very beautiful area.

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I'd rather be on my own than be with a violent man.

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Sometimes people fear the truth. They'd rather not speak to you than know what you really think.

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I've got so many clothes; I can dress in any style.

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I'd rather die than let somebody get the better of me.

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Sometimes when you've got too much money you lose your imagination.

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Anything that's on television as often as someone on 'The X Factor' is what's successful. That doesn't mean that I condone that or think that it's right. To be honest, I'd be the first to say I think it's a shame. But if that's the way it is then that's the way it is.

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Working with Terry Gilliam was magic - I've been watching his films since I was little.

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When you're on the pop treadmill, you don't always feel that cool because you have to do things to promote the record that aren't necessarily your environment.

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I'm not a downtrodden woman. I just won't be.

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I believe in life you need to always ask for everything politely and nicely, and then if they say no you do what you wanted to do anyway

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The freedom that money gives you makes you.

.. well, I wouldn't say happy, but I'd say it gives you diversity.

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I want my shows to be eerie and mysterious.

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A lot of men do have a fear of my ultra-femininity.

Sometimes people say I look like a drag queen, that I look scary, but I think that's a fear of my confidence. Most women in contemporary culture pare down their femininity, so there's a slight androgyny about them, and I think men have got used to seeing that.

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I'm proud of being British, but I think our aristocracy is overrated.

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Ever since I was little, my mum used to choose an outfit for me and lay it on the bed so I'd know what I was wearing the next day. I never went to a uniformed school, so I always had an outfit - and I never really grew out of that, I don't think.

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I'd love to say that I could write political songs, but I don't feel clued-up enough.

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