Famous quotes by Musicians

MusiciansSongs has the power to move us, to influence us, and to bring us with each other. From the earliest days of taped music, musicians have actually been sharing their wisdom and insight through their lyrics and also performances. Right here are several of one of the most inspiring quotes from several of the globe's most prominent musicians, providing insight right into the creative process, the power of songs, and also the significance of remaining real to on your own.
Small: The biggest coward is a man who awakens a womans love with no intention of loving her
Bob Marley
"The biggest coward is a man who awakens a woman’s love with no intention of loving her"
Bob Marley, Musician
Small: Music is my religion
Jimi Hendrix
"Music is my religion"
Jimi Hendrix, Musician
Small: If you understood everything I say, youd be me!
Miles Davis
"If you understood everything I say, you'd be me!"
Miles Davis, Musician
Small: Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die
Peter Tosh
"Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die"
Peter Tosh, Musician
Small: The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrumen
"The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace"
Carlos Santana, Musician
Small: Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Dont give up the fight
Bob Marley
"Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight"
Bob Marley, Musician
Small: Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense
Julian Casablancas
"Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense"
Julian Casablancas, Musician
Small: I dont understand the whole dating thing. I know right off the bat if Im interested in someone, and I dont wan
Britney Spears
"I don't understand the whole dating thing. I know right off the bat if I'm interested in someone, and I don't want them to waste their money on me and take me out to eat if I know I'm not interested in that person"
Britney Spears, Musician
Small: If you believe in yourself anything is possible
Miley Cyrus
"If you believe in yourself anything is possible"
Miley Cyrus, Musician
Small: The more people smoke herb, the more Babylon fall
Bob Marley
"The more people smoke herb, the more Babylon fall"
Bob Marley, Musician
Small: Age is getting to know all the ways the world turns, so that if you cannot turn the world the way you want, yo
"Age is getting to know all the ways the world turns, so that if you cannot turn the world the way you want, you can at least get out of the way so you won't get run over"
Miriam Makeba, Musician
Small: Id be stupid not to take into consideration that there are certain things people will not consider me for beca
Jennifer Lopez
"I'd be stupid not to take into consideration that there are certain things people will not consider me for because my name is Lopez. And I know I can do any kind of role. I don't want anybody to say, Oh, she can't pull this off. So those are barriers that you have to overcome"
Jennifer Lopez, Musician
Small: Ive always been into melodies. Thats what I love about music - a good melody that gives you goosebumps
Kygo
"I've always been into melodies. That's what I love about music – a good melody that gives you goosebumps"
Kygo, Musician
Small: The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for
Bob Marley
"The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for"
Bob Marley, Musician
Small: Every city in the world always has a gang, a street gang, or the so-called outcasts
Jimi Hendrix
"Every city in the world always has a gang, a street gang, or the so-called outcasts"
Jimi Hendrix, Musician
Small: Desire is individual. Happiness is common
Julian Casablancas
"Desire is individual. Happiness is common"
Julian Casablancas, Musician
Small: With a hundred ways to do a dozen things, why not try it all?
Julian Casablancas
"With a hundred ways to do a dozen things, why not try it all?"
Julian Casablancas, Musician
Small: If the Police could do a reunion... One of the biggest jerks I ever met was Sting. If he can do it, then anyon
Steven Adler
"If the Police could do a reunion... One of the biggest jerks I ever met was Sting. If he can do it, then anyone can do it. It's not that big a deal. And the Eagles! They did it! They severely hated each other. It's just rock and roll"
Steven Adler, Musician
Small: A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself
"A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself"
Jim Morrison, Musician
Small: Those who have suffered understand suffering and therefore extend their hand
"Those who have suffered understand suffering and therefore extend their hand"
Patti Smith, Musician
Small: Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real
Tupac Shakur
"Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real"
Tupac Shakur, Musician
Small: Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul man cannot live in health without them
"Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health without them"
Mahalia Jackson, Musician
Small: As a boy, I believed freedom for America meant freedom for me. There was a time I believed every word spoken
Barry White
"As a boy, I believed freedom for America meant freedom for me. There was a time I believed every word spoken"
Barry White, Musician
Small: A group or an artist shouldnt get his money until his boss gets his
"A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his"
Bobby Darin, Musician
Small: We worked very hard to make the lyrics suit the music. I cant, like Elton John, for example, compose by lyrics
Rick Wright
"We worked very hard to make the lyrics suit the music. I can't, like Elton John, for example, compose by lyrics. Elton has a great talent for that. Whatever you give him, including your questions, he composes in half an hour and makes a great song out of it"
Rick Wright, Musician
Small: Love is 2 minutes and 52 seconds of squelching noises
"Love is 2 minutes and 52 seconds of squelching noises"
Johnny Rotten, Musician
Small: I believe very strongly that when it comes to desire, when it comes to attraction, that things are never black
Brian Molko
"I believe very strongly that when it comes to desire, when it comes to attraction, that things are never black and white, things are very much shades of grey"
Brian Molko, Musician
Small: Me only have one ambition, yknow. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind liv
Bob Marley
"Me only have one ambition, y'know. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind live together - black, white, Chinese, everyone - that's all"
Bob Marley, Musician
Small: Excuse me while I kiss the sky
Jimi Hendrix
"Excuse me while I kiss the sky"
Jimi Hendrix, Musician
Small: I didnt never have to go to a therapist. I just always put it in a song and you heard me
"I didn't never have to go to a therapist. I just always put it in a song and you heard me"
Mary J. Blige, Musician
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