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Alessia Cara

Canadian,  Musician
Total Quotes : 134
Queen Big Dad

As a kid, my parents would always listen to a lot of Beatles, Queen, Elvis. My mom was born and raised in Italy, and my dad was born in Canada and moved back and forth between Canada and Italy, so they would also listen to all the big Italian stars like Eros Ramazzotti, Gigi D'Alessio, Tiziano Ferro, Laura Pausini.

- Alessia Cara

Young Prove Constant

I feel like my whole life, I've had to prove myself to so many people because I'm young and because I'm a female; it's just constant. I'm always surprising people.

- Alessia Cara

Song Think I Think

As long as each song makes somebody feel something, I think that's the point of it all. I don't want it to just be background music, you know?

- Alessia Cara

Disappear Bodies Least

I don't want to have one hit, one song of the summer, and then have me disappear forever. I really want my things to last, and I want my songs and my bodies of work to resonate with people. I want to hit people - at least make a dent in them. I want to make a mark somehow.

- Alessia Cara

Born Both My Parents Dad

Both my parents are Italian. My mom was born and raised in Italy. My dad was born in Canada, but then they moved to Italy.

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Here Jeans Icon

I always get criticized for my clothing because I like wearing jeans and T-shirts. There's nothing wrong with dressing sexy. It's just I don't want to be anything that I'm not. I'm not here to be a fashion icon. I am here to make songs.

- Alessia Cara

Hair Shirts Flannel

Flannel shirts, denim, Converse, a guitar, messy hair? That's literally me.

- Alessia Cara

My Own Like Feels

I feel like I'm in my own head a lot; it just feels amazing, but scary, weird and confusing.

- Alessia Cara

Always Prove Having

As a young girl, I'm always going to have to work a bit harder to prove myself; that's just reality. But having to work harder makes me feel like girls are stronger, too.

- Alessia Cara

Makeup I Think TV

I don't wear a lot of makeup ever, even when I do interviews or when I'm on TV. I just keep it me, and I think it's important to show people I'm a regular person and regular people are beautiful, too.

- Alessia Cara

Always Imagine Having

Having a mom as a hairdresser was really awesome: I was always her test dummy. I've had every style, every color you could imagine.

- Alessia Cara

Beauty External Internal

Beauty comes in all forms. It's not just external; it's internal as well.

- Alessia Cara

Think One Day Best Way

I barely have time to think. But the best way to stay grounded is to take it one day at a time.

- Alessia Cara

Cats Hate Me

Cats are evil, and they hate me.

- Alessia Cara

Every Day Body Image Image

Body image is something that girls struggle with every day, and it's something that I struggle with every day.

- Alessia Cara

Myself Confident Reminder

Every time I sing, it it's a reminder to myself that I have to be confident.

- Alessia Cara

Know Talk How

I don't know how to talk to people I don't know.

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Smoke Very Parties

I don't really dance. I don't drink or smoke. Being at parties is very awkward.

- Alessia Cara

Listening Voice Always

I always told myself that if I was going to be given a voice, I might as well say something worth listening to and not something that's just going to feed people stupidity.

- Alessia Cara

City Inside Other

I grew up in this little city called Brampton. It's pretty suburban - there's not a lot going on. In my neighbourhood, specifically, there weren't a lot of other kids so I would just spend a lot of time inside.

- Alessia Cara