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Every job I've ever gotten has been an accident. All the jobs I actually go after, I don't get.
 

Gag me with a spoon!
 

How strange, when your father's wearing women's clothes and platform shoes, that a pair of loafers looks incredible.
 

I didn't have any concept of age or authority. I remember realising, Oh, the world has rules and we don't.
 

I don't want to lose my name because that's how I know myself. There is a legacy here.
 

I grew up with too much freedom. You can't define yourself.
 

I had a friend whose family had dinner together. The mother would tuck you in at night and make breakfast in the morning. They even had a spare bike for a friend. It just seemed so amazing to me.
 

I have a tree man coming to trim the jacaranda in my front garden.
 

I like to think of myself as a New Yorker, which is pathetic.
 

I made enough money to buy a house. That's crazy, but fame proved ephemeral.
 

I peaked early. I was told I'd missed my boat.
 

I should just drive around this city and take photos of all the buildings I've been humiliated in.
 

I spent most of my life locked in my bedroom, miserable about my raging acne.
 

I think I have a dark view of the world. I have to make everything funny, otherwise it all seems so sad.
 

I would think: Stay close to the implants! They must know something because they keep getting asked backstage!
 

I'm totally convinced I can write the perfect pop song.
 

I've got a new relationship and I'm trapped in this old life.
 

If there's anything more mortifying than being famous at 14, it's being washed up right after.
 

It occurred to me, when I was old enough to make rules of my own, that they should be fair and simple.
 

My Dad was so open creatively that I was off in search of black turtleneck bathing suits with long sleeves.
 


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