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Amy Grant, American Musician ( November 25, 1960 - )

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Get outside. Watch the sunrise. Watch the sunset. How does that make you feel? Does it make you feel big or tiny? Because there's something good about feeling both.~Amy Grant


Sunset Good Sunrise

Life goes by really fast, and it seems that there are times when you're burying a lot of friends and family. And then there are times that feel really precious and everybody is doing okay. This is one of those times.~Amy Grant


Life Family Friends

Without black, no color has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there's shadow - no, not just shadow, but fullness. You've got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that's real.~Amy Grant


Shadow Black Color

I did the best I could, and in some arenas, my best was not good enough. I've made some bad choices.~Amy Grant


Best Good Choices

People are going to come into your life that need you, and being there for them makes the day worth living. People are going to come into your life that you need, and that's the really crazy thing.~Amy Grant


Life Day People

Rich Mullins was the uneasy conscience of Christian music. He didn't live like a star. He'd taken a vow of poverty so that what he earned could be used to help others.~Amy Grant


Music Poverty Help Others

I never thought getting older would be so great. But when it comes to depression, I have experienced less the older I've gotten.~Amy Grant


Depression Great Thought

The people I've been exposed to have been people of amazing integrity.~Amy Grant


Integrity People Amazing

I can look at the future with anticipation. And it's comforting to know that someday, as Christians, we'll be able to look back and have a little more clarity on why certain things in life happened.~Amy Grant


Life Future Clarity

You have to treat people gently because we're all in a process. What might seem like a good idea to somebody at 21 is probably not going to seem like a good idea at 50, but you don't know that until you get there.~Amy Grant


Good People Treat

There is not a formula for the way that God heals. There's not a timetable.~Amy Grant


God Way Heals

Real relationship is gritty and earthy, the stuff that life is made of.~Amy Grant


Life Relationship Real

There's a beauty to wisdom and experience that cannot be faked. It's impossible to be mature without having lived.~Amy Grant


Beauty Wisdom Experience

When I was younger, I just thought that my plans were probably going to be more exciting than my parents' plans or the establishment. I sort of got by on being a little bit of a rebel.~Amy Grant


Parents Thought Rebel

How we absorb music is unique. I know what I do. When I'm listening to music, I tend to find myself in a song. That's what really makes you connect is if you feel what that song is saying.~Amy Grant


Music Myself Listening

I just think music is such a beautiful thing. It lifts the heart and buoys up your spirits - all kinds of music.~Amy Grant


Music Beautiful Heart

But my experience is that people who have been through painful, difficult times are filled with compassion.~Amy Grant


Experience Compassion

Faith is salted and peppered through everything at Christmas. And I love at least one night by the Christmas tree to sing and feel the quiet holiness of that time that's set apart to celebrate love, friendship, and God's gift of the Christ child.~Amy Grant


Love Friendship Time

Since I travel so much, it's always great to be home. There's nothing like getting to raid my own refrigerator at two in the morning.~Amy Grant


Travel Morning Home

I feel a part of the congregation. I've never had to do special music. The kids sing in the choir. It's just normal. We're treated like everybody else.~Amy Grant


Music Special Feel

The more time you invest in a marriage, the more valuable it becomes.~Amy Grant


Marriage Time You

Anybody who's ever gone through a hard time - any outsider's perception, no matter how much information they're given, they have no idea what the person's life is like.~Amy Grant


Life Time Perception

Come Christmas Eve, we usually go to my mom and dad's. Everybody brings one gift and then we play that game when we all steal it from each other. Some are really cool, others are useful and some are a bit out there.~Amy Grant


Mom Dad Cool

Every good relationship, especially marriage, is based on respect. If it's not based on respect, nothing that appears to be good will last very long.~Amy Grant


Marriage Relationship Good

I can look back at different times in my life when I felt I could not find my way out of whatever it was. I'm not necessarily talking about marriage, but I wanted to pack it in. I wanted to disappear. A lot of that has to do with being in the public eye.~Amy Grant


Life Marriage Eye

I think for a woman, the hardest thing about growing old is becoming invisible. There's something very front and center about being young.~Amy Grant


Woman Young Think