45 Total Quotes

David Bowie Quotes

David Bowie
I'm not a prophet or a stone aged man, just a mortal with potential of a superman. I'm living on.
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I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human.
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I wanted to create an environment where not just my fans but all music lovers could be a part of the same community.
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#Environment

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I'm an instant star. Just add water and stir.
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I think Mick Jagger would be astounded and amazed if he realized to many people he is not a sex symbol, but a mother image.
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Is it Nice in your snowstorm- freezing your brain? Do you think that your face looks the same?
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I Just Called To Say I Love You.
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I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.
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He's a friendly and caring guy whom I really respect for his knowledge of touring. Not to mention my favorite brand of coffee is consistently backstage every night.
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I told them I'd only do it if they got Arcade Fire to perform. They're fantastic.
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#Fire

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And I saw the sax line-up that he had behind him and I thought, I'm going to learn the saxophone. When I grow up, I'm going to play in his band. So I sort of persuaded my dad to get me a kind of a plastic saxophone on the hire purchase plan.
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But I'm pretty good with collaborative thinking. I work well with other people.
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But I've got to think of myself as the luckiest guy. Robert Johnson only had one album's worth of work as his legacy. That's all that life allowed him.
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Frankly, I mean, sometimes the interpretations I've seen on some of the songs that I've written are a lot more interesting than the input that I put in.
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Heathenism is a state of mind. You can take it that I'm referring to one who does not see his world. He has no mental light. He destroys almost unwittingly. He cannot feel any Gods presence in his life. He is the 21st century man.
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However, there's no theme or concept behind Heathen, just a number of songs but somehow there is a thread that runs through it that is quite as strong as any of my thematic type albums.
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I believe that I often bring out the best in somebody's talents.
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I felt I really wanted to back off from music completely and just work within the visual arts in some way. I started painting quite passionately at that time.
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I had to resign myself, many years ago, that I'm not too articulate when it comes to explaining how I feel about things. But my music does it for me, it really does.
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I never could get over the fact that The Pixies formed, worked and separated without America taking them to its heart or even recognizing their existence for the most part.
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I think it all comes back to being very selfish as an artist. I mean, I really do just write and record what interests me and I do approach the stage shows in much the same way.
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I think Mick Jagger would be astounded and amazed if he realized that to many people he is not a sex symbol, but a mother image.
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#English Musician

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I wanted to prove the sustaining power of music.
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I went through all the musicians in my life who I admire as bright, intelligent, virtuosic players.
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I'm always amazed that peole take what I say seriously. I don't even take what I am seriously.
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I'm just an individual who doesn't feel that I need to have somebody qualify my work in any particular way. I'm working for me.
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I've never responded well to entrenched negative thinking.
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