Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates.

— Sarah McLachlan

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Once there was a darkness, a deep and endless night, you gave me everything you had and oh, you gave me light

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I'm so tired, but I can't sleep. Standing on the edge of something much too deep.

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I'm so afraid to love you, but more afraid to loose.

Clinging to a past that doesn't let me choose. Once there was a darkness, deep and endless night. You gave me everything you had, oh you gave me light. And I will remember you. Will you remember me? Don't let your life pass you by. Weep not for the memories.

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I threw bitter tears at the ocean, but all that came back was the tide.

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I've learned to trust myself, to listen to truth, to not be afraid of it and to not try and hide it.

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Theres beauty everywhere. There are amazing things happening everywhere, you just have to be able to open your eyes and witness it. Some days, thats harder than others.

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You pick me up and brush me off and tell me I'm okay, sometimes that's just what we need to get us through the day.

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If you only try to please others, you're going to resent those people you're trying to please; the ones who are often closest to you. If you choose a path that you yourself want to take, then you're going to be much kinder to the people in your life.

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My love, you know you are my best friend .

You know that I'd do anything for you, and my love, let nothing come between us. My love for you is strong and true.

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I've never done heroin, but I totally understood what would drive people to that distraction-to need that so much.

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The more we take the less we become, the fortune of one man means less for some.

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I love [that] you smile at me, I love the way your hands reach out and hold me near... I believe this is heaven to no one else but me.

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About Sarah McLachlan

Quotes 73 sayings
Nationality Canadian
Profession Musician
Birthday October 16

It's an amazing luxury to say I'm 31 years old and I'm gonna take a year off. That's pretty amazing.

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You made my world stand still, and in that stillness, there was a freedom I never felt before.

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You're in the arms of the Angels; may you find some comfort here.

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You've been gone so long from all that you know.

It's been shuffled aside as you bask in the glow. All the beauitful strangers who whisper your name, do they fill up the emptiness? Larger that life is your fiction, in a universe made upon one.

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Everybody loves you when you're easy, so don't disappoint them.

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I write music all the time. When I talk about having writer's block, it's more to do with lyrics than anything else

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And it's hard at the end of the day

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Your love is better than chocolate. Better than anything else that I've tried.

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Change and growth is so painful. But it's so necessary for us to evolve.

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We are in an age of technology where we sit in our little cubicles and we IM each other and Skype each other and never connect as human beings.

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We try to create this interesting appearance to make ourselves feel better about ourselves.

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If I cried me a river of all my confessions, would I drown in my shallow regret?

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I think sometimes all you need is to hear someone else say the same thing that you're going through to realize that you're not alone. I try to put some sense of hope into the songs, into whatever the situation is so that it's not just dirt, drudgery and a life of misery.

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I think I've become a much better singer and a much better player.

Years and years of playing a couple of hours every day will do that.

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Cast me gently into the morning for the night has been unkind.

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I want to be alone. Sympathies wasted on my hollow shell. I feel there's nothing left to fight for. No reason for a cause.

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Water is very forgiving. Everything lifts in water

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I don't follow any organized religion, but I do believe in the idea of god as a verb - being love and light. And that we are part of everything as everything is part of us.

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The more we take, the less we become.

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I'm a closet Backstreet Boys fan. They're very sweet

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Listen as the wind blows From across the great divide Voices trapped in yearning Memories trapped in time

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I have fallen, I have sunk so low. I have messed up, better I should know.

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When you wake up everyday Please don't throw your dreams away Hold them close to your heart 'Cause we are all a part of the ordinary miracle

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Nature is a perfect example of the harmony between the beautiful and the brutal.

You turn over a pretty rock and there are worms writhing underneath.

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I think one of the most important things, that this album is for me, and this period in my life, is about gratitude. About recognizing all of the things, daily, that I'm grateful for, and there are many in my life. I'm just so blessed, and I try to carry that with me every day.

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Hold on...Hold on to yourself. This is going to hurt like hell.

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I pull you from your tower, take away your pain.

Show you all the beauty you possess, if you only let yourself believe.

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So tired of this straight line, and everywhere you turn There's vultures and thieves at your back The storm keeps on twisting, you keep on building the lies That you make up for all that you lack. It don't make no difference, escaping one last time It's easier to believe In this sweet madness, oh this glorious sadness That brings me to my knees.

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Music is very nebulous, and you can conjure up a lot of moods with music.

But lyrics - they're a lot more tangible. They're much more specific. And you want to say something meaningful and creative and artistic and that tells a story and that takes people someplace else.

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Oh darkness, I feel like letting go.

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I try so hard to live in the moment - I don't think ahead very much.

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The night is my companion, and solitude my guide.

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I'm an eternal optimist with a small degree of cynicism.

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I've got to live my life the way I feel is right for me.

Might not be right for you, but it's right for me.

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Time is a beautiful thing. It's like when you meet an old lover on the street six years later and they don't look so ugly anymore.

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Your love is just the antidote when nothing else can cure me.

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Cause I rely on my illusions, to keep me warm at night.

I've denied in my capacity to love, and I am willing to give up this fight

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