Quotes by Stevie Nicks

All my feather stuff is in L.A. at a temperature-controlled stage-storage place. I keep all my good stuff there because if I had it all in my house, I wouldn't have any room for my regular clothes. It has to, like, not live here.
– Stevie Nicks
By the time I was five, I was a little diva.
– Stevie Nicks
Do you want to be an artist and a writer, or a wife and a lover? With kids, your focus changes. I don't want to go to PTA meetings.
– Stevie Nicks
Even in my really bad, drugged-out days, I didn't go away. I still toured, still did interviews. I never gave up the fight. That's why I'm who I am today, because I didn't leave. And I think I made the right choice.
– Stevie Nicks
Everything on this record is what I really wanted to say, and I'm back to being the poet I always thought I was.
– Stevie Nicks
For 70 nights, right across America, I've been getting out there with two ex-lovers and we've been playing songs which are so specific about each of us, you just wouldn't know. We're friends now but we can't forget what happened between us.
– Stevie Nicks
He and I were about as compatible as a rat and a boa constrictor.
– Stevie Nicks
I am pretty fearless, and you know why? Because I don't handle fear very well; I'm not a good terrified person.
– Stevie Nicks
I hated Chris, my brother. I would pull his hair and kick him, until one day my father gave him permission to fight back. I'll be apologizing to him for the rest of my life.
– Stevie Nicks
I made a conscious decision that I was not going to have children. I didn't want others raising them, and looking after them myself would get in the way of being a musician and writer.
– Stevie Nicks
I preferred not to be laden down with a big instrument. If you're behind a guitar, you get used to being behind a guitar, and you don't really perform because you can't. I wanted to be able to just hold on to the mike and sing.
– Stevie Nicks
I think they all went too far. Their jeans got too low, their tops got too see-through. Personally, I think that sexy is keeping yourself mysterious. I'm really an old-fashioned girl, and I think I'm totally sexy.
– Stevie Nicks
I was not going to be a stupid girl singer. I was going to be way more than that.
– Stevie Nicks
I watched Janis one time - we opened for her - and that's the only time I ever saw her. We opened for Jimi Hendrix. I got to stand on the side of the stage and watch him for two hours and then he died. But I got the essence before they left.
– Stevie Nicks
I'm doing lots of interviews and stuff. I'm longing for the days of getting up, not having to put on makeup and do my hair and just going to the studio.
– Stevie Nicks
If you have stage fright, it never goes away. But then I wonder: is the key to that magical performance because of the fear?
– Stevie Nicks
If you see somebody running down the street naked every single day, you stop looking up.
– Stevie Nicks
In comparison to the eight years I spent on Klonopin, the cocaine and brandy wins hands down. If you are ever in a drugstore and they put you on Klonopin, run out of there screaming.
– Stevie Nicks
It was my 16th birthday - my mom and dad gave me my Goya classical guitar that day. I sat down, wrote this song, and I just knew that that was the only thing I could ever really do - write songs and sing them to people.
– Stevie Nicks
My other family is Fleetwood Mac. I don't need the money, but there's an emotional need for me to go on the road again. There's a love there; we're a band of brothers.
– Stevie Nicks