In my hometown memories are fresh.— Adele
The most pleasurable Adele quotes that will inspire your inner self
I don't make music for eyes. I make music for ears.
Exploiting yourself sexually is not a good look.
I don't find it encouraging...I just stand there and sing. I'm not worried that I'm a 'plus size' and so much bigger than other artists. No matter what you look like the key is to be happy with yourself.
Be brave and fearless to know that even if you do make a wrong decision, you're making it for a good reason.
I've never had a problem with the way I look.
I'd rather go for lunch with my friends than go to a gym.
I enjoy being me; I always have done. I've seen people where it rules their lives, you know, who want to be thinner or have bigger boobs, and it wears them down. And I don't want that in my life. It's never been an issue - at least, I've never hung out with the sort of horrible people who would make it an issue. I have insecurities, of course, but I don't hang out with anyone who points them out to me.
Don't underestimate the things that I will do.
I like having my hair and face done, but I'm not going to lose weight because someone tells me to. I make music to be a musician not to be on the cover of Playboy.
I like looking nice, but I always put comfort over fashion.
I don't find thin girls attractive; be happy and healthy. I've never had a problem with the way I look. I'd rather have lunch with my friends than go to a gym.
Beauty comes from within, not from what you wear.
I would only lose weight if it affected my health or sex life, which it doesn't.
Regrets and Mistakes, they're Memories made
Should I give up or should I just keep chasing pavement, even if it leads nowhere?
It's never been an issue for me - I don't want to go on a diet, I don't want to eat a Caesar salad with no dressing, why would I do that? I ain't got time for this, just be happy and don't be stupid. If I've got a boyfriend and he loves my body then I'm not worried.
My voice went recently, never happened before, off like a tap.
I had to sit in silence for nine days, chalkboard around my neck. Like an old-school mime. Like a kid in the naughty corner. Like a Victorian mute.
Sometimes it lasts in love, But sometimes it hurts instead.
The scars of your love remind me of us they keep me thinking that we almost had it all the scars of your love they leave me breathless I can't help feeling we could have had it all
I don’t have time to worry about something as petty as what I look like.
The focus on my appearance has really surprised me.
I've always been a size 14 to 16, I don't care about clothes, I'd rather spend my money on cigarettes and booze.
So is it over is this really it You've given up so easily I thought you loved me more than this
Would I show my body off if I was thinner? Probably not, because my body is mine. I think I remind everyone of themselves. I'm not saying everyone is my size, but it's relatable because I'm not perfect, and I think a lot of people are portrayed as perfect, unreachable and untouchable.
I let it fall, my heart And as it fell, you rose to claim it, It was dark, and I was sober, Until you kissed my lips and you saved me.
Mum loves me being famous! She is so excited and proud, as she had me so young and couldn't support me, so I am living her dream, it's sweeter for both of us. It's her 40th birthday soon and I'm going to buy her 40 presents.
I don't like going to the gym.
I was about to meet Beyonce, and I had a full-blown anxiety attack.
Then she popped in looking gorgeous, and said, "You're amazing! When I listen to you I feel like I'm listening to God."
I don't really need to stand out, there's room for everyone.
Although I haven't built a niche yet, I'm just writing love songs.
People think that I popped out of my mother's womb singing 'Chasing Pavements'.
I love hearing my audience breathe.
I'm not on good terms with any of my exes. That's why we're not together anymore. We're not friends.
Americans are always mortified when I tell them this, but in England, it's a tradition to put your plaques and photographs and awards and gold records and stuff in your bathroom. I don't know why.
I don't care if you're black, white, short, tall, skinny, rich or poor.
If you respect me I'll respect you
Heartbreak can definitely give you a deeper sensibility for writing songs.
I drew on a lot of heartbreak when I was writing my first album, I didn't mean to but I just did.
I don't want to be on the cover of Playboy or Vogue.
I've never been more normal than I am now.
I'm really happy to be me, and I'd like to think people like me more because I'm happy with myself and not because I refuse to conform to anything.
I can't believe I did a peace sign on TV - like Ringo Starr!
I've never seen magazine covers and seen music videos and been like I need to look like that if I want to be a success. Never. I don't want to be some skinny mini with my tits out. I really don't want to do it. And I don't want people confusing what it is that I'm about.
There's a fire starting in my heart
I read a comment [about me] on YouTube that I thought would upset me — ‘Test pilot for pies’ — but I’ve always been a size 14-16 and been fine with it. I would only lose weight if it affected my health or sex life, which it doesn’t.
I've always got on better with boys. Most of my friends are boys. Like, if I have children, I want five boys. Boys love their mothers whereas girls can be so mean to each other.
Sometimes with pop music, you have to see it to love it.
With soul music, it's sparse. There's nothing that's pretentious or planned. It's just so gutsy.
Next time I'll be braver, I'll be my own savior, Standing on my own two feet.
I don't want to be in everyone's face.
I'm a big music fan, and I get really pissed off when it gets like that and I don't want people to get like that with me.
Nothing that I wouldn't do, to make you feel my love
A drunk tongue is an honest one in my opinion.
I'm like Johnny Cash. I only wear black.
I have never been insecure, ever, about how I look, about what I want to do with myself. My mum told me to only ever do things for myself, not for others.
I can't dance to save my life.
I think it's shameful when you sell out.
It depends what kind of artist you wanna be, but I don't want my name anywhere near another brand.
You have to prioritize what you stress about when you have a child.