updated 08/01/2012 AT 9:00 AM ET
•originally published 08/01/2012 AT 9:45 AM ET
When it comes to giving marriage another go, she says simply, “Never say never … I’ll let love take the lead on that.”
Perry, who caters primarily to a young, female fan base, doesn’t necessarily consider herself a role model, but is mindful of her public actions.
“I have no regrets,” she says. “I’m not going to be everything to everyone. I can’t tell a person when it’s time for them to have sex, or if they should have a cigarette … But I try to live my life with a lot of integrity, and hopefully that sends a message.”