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A collection of quotes and thoughts by Sheryl Crow on inspiration, happiness, sadness, singing, writing, love, romance, passion, failures and challenges.

52 Motivational Quotes By Sheryl Crow That Will Drive You Towards Your Goals

Quick Facts

Famous As: Musician, Singer-songwriter

Born On: February 11, 1962

Born In: Kennett, Missouri, United States

Acclaimed singer and songwriter, Sheryl Crow is considered as the biggest female rock star. Crow started her musical career by teaching music in an elementary school. Later, she started recording jingles for advertising clients which included ‘MacDonald’s’ and gradually started recording albums with many bands. In the year 1995, Crow recorded few solo songs for which she bagged in three ‘Grammy Awards’ that included ‘Best New Artist’ and the ‘Best Female Pop Vocal Performer’. In 1996, her album ‘Sheryl Crow’ earned her two ‘Grammy Awards’. This distinguished pop singer sold more than 50 million albums. She is one of the popular female pop singer who has performed with celebrated singers like, ‘Michael Jackson’, ‘Bob Dylan’ and with the band ‘The Rolling Stones’. Besides this she has two compilations in her kitty, nine studio albums have been released by her and she has accorded to a number of soundtracks in films. She is also a celebrated actress and has been a part of several popular television shows that include ‘GCB’, ‘One Tree Hill’, ‘Cougar Town’ and ’30 Rock’ among others. Here is a collection of inspiring quotes and sayings from the renowned pop singer who victoriously battled breast cancer. We bring to you some quotable quotes and thoughts by Sheryl Crow that are sure to motivate you and keep you going in the hour of tide.

Happiness is not having what you want, it is wanting what you have.

Sheryl Crow

I draw from my family and my friends and I feel like that small-town person. The achievements, the materialistic possessions have really become to mean less. They mean nothing.

Sheryl Crow

That feeling of freedom, open highways of possibilities, has kind of been lost to materialism and marketing.

Sheryl Crow

I don't spend a lot of time thinking about regrets because there's nothing I can do.

Sheryl Crow

I'm not much of a partier anymore. I enjoy clarity much more.

Sheryl Crow

Music really becomes the soundtrack to the major events to your life.

Sheryl Crow

I think war is based in greed and there are huge karmic retributions that will follow. I think war is never the answer to solving any problems. The best way to solve problems is to not have enemies.

Sheryl Crow

Some people are really good at maneuvering their careers and images and I'm not one of those people.

Sheryl Crow

A lot of people seem to get preoccupied with what I'm wearing as opposed to the music.

Sheryl Crow

If it makes you happy, then why the hell are you so sad?

Sheryl Crow

A song that sounds simple is just not that easy to write. One of the objectives of this record was to try and write melodies that continue to resonate.

Sheryl Crow

Artists have really never had any representation on Capitol Hill, because it's not the nature of the artist to join together and make a unified presence. Those days kind of died in the '60s.

Sheryl Crow

However I am is however I am. When you see me onstage or in the press, there's not a lot of thought and calculation that goes into it.

Sheryl Crow

Beck said he didn't believe in the theory of a song coming through you as if you were an open vessel. I agree with him to a certain extent.

Sheryl Crow

I become more seasoned, it's less interesting to try and compete in the pop market.

Sheryl Crow

I can always tell when people have had plastic surgery.

Sheryl Crow

I don't set goals for myself too much, but I'm always trying to write that one great song.

Sheryl Crow

I didn't get into making music for the fame aspect. There are people who do desire that.

Sheryl Crow

I hate that word, mature, but I guess I am growing up.

Sheryl Crow

I got to learn to surf.

Sheryl Crow

I have a golden Lab who goes everywhere with me. He's a great leveler.

Sheryl Crow

I have been around for a long, long time. I didn't make it 'til I was older. I went through the period when women were not getting signed, particularly if you were writing songs that were lyrically propelled.

Sheryl Crow

I have yet to write that one song that defines my career.

Sheryl Crow

I try to conduct my life with a little levity.

Sheryl Crow

I wish I was having as much fun as the press reports said I had.

Sheryl Crow

I've been really, really blessed. I got to perform on stage with Bob Dylan. I've gotten to sing with Mick Jagger.

Sheryl Crow

I've only been making records since 1991. When you look at the long-standing careers of people like Joni, it's not very long!

Sheryl Crow

It's interesting when I jog, how much the music makes a difference. You can pretty much count on the Foo Fighters to get your heart rate up.

Sheryl Crow

Most writers like to maintain some sort of anonymity. For me, making videos was an assault.

Sheryl Crow

It's not having what you want, it's wanting what you have!

Sheryl Crow

People don't realize that I'm really funny and I'm an excellent bridge player.

Sheryl Crow

Steve McQueen was from a time when you didn't know every little dirty thing about our public figures. He and James Dean were very mysterious, archetypal American heroes.

Sheryl Crow

The bands that wrote the big, heroic rock songs - I really wanted to make a record like that.

Sheryl Crow

The beauty of having a producer is that you have someone who says, You're finished.

Sheryl Crow

The greatest hits in some weird way marks the end of something.

Sheryl Crow

The video forum for me has been a source of great consternation because once you start projecting a look to a song, it robs the listener of their ability to adopt that song and make the lyric their own.

Sheryl Crow

It's not having what you want, it's wanting what you've got.

Sheryl Crow

The writing process for me is pretty much always the same - it's a solitary experience.

Sheryl Crow

There's a lot of integrity with musicians; you really still aspire to grow, and be great, to be the best version of yourself you can be.

Sheryl Crow

There's so much of it you can't control. There is no handbook for how to conduct yourself in the public world.

Sheryl Crow

When I reach the point that I write Yesterday, then I can retire.

Sheryl Crow

Your art kind of changes as you get older, by nature of the fact that you're hopefully gaining wisdom and you're starting to watch things with a better overview.

Sheryl Crow

You can't be in the public eye without making mistakes and having some regrets and having people analyze everything you do.

Sheryl Crow

Where I fit in is confusing to me.

Sheryl Crow

When you tune your guitar in a different way, it lends itself to a new way of looking at your songwriting.

Sheryl Crow

I don't really cringe over any of my albums.

Sheryl Crow

Music commands how we feel, dictates what we experience in our feelings.

Sheryl Crow

I think everyone became sick of Sheryl Crow. I actually became sick of Sheryl Crow.

Sheryl Crow

I hate how I've had the mantle set on my shoulders as being against the record label. We've had some issues, but that is the nature of business.

Sheryl Crow

No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.

Sheryl Crow

I have a face I cannot show I make the rules up as I go It's a try to love me if you can Are you man enough to be my man

Sheryl Crow

I like a good beer buzz early in the morning.

Sheryl Crow