I was so scared of ever being alone, and I think, conquering that fear, this year, was actually bigger than any other transition that I had, this entire year.” More than becoming a twerking queen? Good deal. “I don’t ever want to have to need someone again, where you feel like, without them, you can’t be yourself. “I don’t think I realized what 19 truly is, and I got engaged at 19, and I definitely wouldn’t change being engaged. It was so fun wearing a fat rock for a few years. But now, I just feel like I can actually be happy. I wait for those moments of silence, when I’m just at my house, by myself.
–Miley Cyrus said to Barbara Walters during her Fascinating People of the Year interview.