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Rufus Wainwright Quotes

The moment something happens to one you love, its twenty times more intense. You experience pain and enlightenment on a much vaster scale.
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Let the little fairy in you fly!

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When I wrote the opera, I made a deal with myself that for at least an hour a day I would work on it, even if it meant just sitting on my piano bench, staring into space and thinking about it. It's about keeping it regular, like your bowel movements - let's get real: it's your bodily artistic movements! It comes from the same place.

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I like to try new things.

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I was reared on folk music.

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There is this church that I go to a lot in New York. I'm not religious but I love lighting candles and stuff. I find it useful.

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When I'm in the classical world, I really treat it as exactly classical and I don't try and spruce it up or jazz it up or make it easier for the masses.

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I love being not cool.

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You get to a certain age, and you feel the need to reward yourself just for existing.

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Looking back, one of the things I love most about my mom was that she never, ever relented. She stuck to her guns right up until the end. She wasn't abusive, but she was never that thrilled that I was gay.

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I've written songs for Shirley Bassey, Marianne Faithfull, and Linda Thompson. I sort of focus on these wonderful, aging divas. But maybe that's because I think I'm Christina Aguilera.

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A diaper is as inspiring as a drink.

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I will take my coffee black / never snack / hang with the wolves who are sheepish.

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I don't know if it will be my big comeback, but I think it is a statement - that I am a self-sustaining, vibrant, long-term artist, and I'm not going away! And if you don't give me credit, then the musical gods will!

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Cigarettes and chocolate milk These are just a couple of my cravings Everything it seems I like's a little bit stronger A little bit thicker A little bit harmful for me.

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