Life is beautiful in all it's colors, even the darker ones, they're here for a reason.

— Chris Martin

The most craziest Chris Martin quotes that may be undiscovered and unusual

Nothing matters except life and the love you make.

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Men should always change diapers. It's a very rewarding experience. It's mentally cleansing. It's like washing dishes, but imagine if the dishes were your kids, so you really love the dishes.

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So what Ghost Stories means to me is like you've got to open yourself up to love and if you really do, of course it will be painful at times, but it will be great at some point.

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Life is miraculous, even when it's disastrous, it's still incredible, I'm fascinated with everything, life is fascinating, I'm fascinated by trees and dogs, but no one wants to hear me talk about it.

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I've never been cool and I don't really care about being cool.

It's just an awful lot of time and hair gel wasted.

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In my mind, when God made women, he did an amazing job. I think girls are just perfect.

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Some people are into bondage... and some people are into crossdressing.. . and some people are into Coldplay. It's okay, I don't mind being a fetish.

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A band's only unique thing is its chemistry, especially if none of you are prodigious players or particularly handsome. The one thing you have is your uniqueness, so we hold on to that.

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I get more people approaching me about how good I was in 'Napoleon Dynamite' than being in Coldplay.

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Celebrity culture has gone crazy, and I think the reason is that real news is just not bearable, and it also seems impossible to change anything.

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I think that the fact that a relationship becomes public is a bit of a bummer.

Because it can distract from the real reason why you're together, which is that you just like each other.

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When I'm 40, too old to be a rock star, I plan to go back to college to study classical music.

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About Chris Martin

Quotes 110 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Musician
Birthday October 16

More idiots should just shut their mouths.

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The idea of Ghost Stories is how to turn something bad into something that gives you an uplift.

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Anyone who criticises me for talking about fair trade is a few pebbles short of a beach. Because everyone should care about it, just like everyone should care about the environment, because we all live here.

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There's a reason why people who've had bad relationships with their parents listen to angry stuff.

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I think shareholders are the great evil of this modern world.

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I've either got an acute case of hypochondria or I'm falling apart at the age of twenty-three.

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I'm just a public-schoolboy. I've got a degree. I'm from a middle-class family in Devon. I've got no story.

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I don't think you can be a mysterious rock star the same way you could in 1965 because there's too much information. Everything you do is available all the time. So the only thing you can rely on is not being false.

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If your wife went out with Brad Pitt, you'd want to prove yourself, you know what I mean?

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The most extravagant thing I've ever bought is 95 tops all the same.

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It's very hard to find things that rhyme with North American Free Trade Agreement.

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Those have been the two biggest challenges of my life: trying to follow Radiohead, and trying to follow Brad Pitt.

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Record sales don't really mean anything.

For us, the pressure is imagining some 15-year-old kid in Cincinnati who buys our album and doesn't feel like he wasted his pocket money.

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If someone thinks I'm a dickhead, fine, listen to someone else's record, then.

We're not a totalitarian regime; no one's forced to listen to Coldplay. It's actually quite a compliment if you're something that people can stand against.

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Some people say we're (Coldplay) talented and some say we're the worst thing ever to happen to music, and it's a bit confusing being in the middle of that.

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When you're on your fifth album, you are going to be judged against all your previous work and expectations.

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You gotta wear the right trousers if you're gonna be a rock star.

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I think One Direction are the biggest band in the world, their songs are great.

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Economically, unfair trade will benefit nobody in the long run, as poorer countries will be bled totally dry and will become unable to produce anything.

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Although it's painful at the time, most of the things that people have said about us negatively - some of them are true and you can work on them, and the ones that you don't agree with, you don't work on.

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I personally really like getting a proper album with artwork and everything.

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I do an hour's yoga and go running every day.

Then I see a picture of myself and I still look like a skinny, potbellied idiot - and I thought I had turned into this superhunk!

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Painters should shut up and paint and when we stop painting we should dance or have sex or get a massage or take a shower and we shouldn't be talking about painting.

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If a few companies were less greedy, the people at the bottom woud have a lot more.

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Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has found his niche in making the sound of solitude a triumphant experience, like Good Will Hunting: The Musical.

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The physical thing of having a man following you around all day trying to take your photograph - it's eerie. There is a pure physical response. If you go up and kick a dog, it will bite you. But with photographers, you can't do that.

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I could be walking down the street one minute and get a handshake and then get spat on the next. I'm never sure whether to wear gloves or a helmet.

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Even though the album is an endangered species, can we try and make a coherent and good one, even if it's like making a horse and cart at a Nascar conference?

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You can sometimes get your own feelings across more strongly if you pretend that you're singing it from someone else's angle. But it's always from me. It's just a new way of framing it.

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The word mystical is an even worse word than spirituality - that artists take drugs, and then they add some crazy extra thing to what we all know is real. But our job as artists or as human beings is to investigate what we really think is real.

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Abstract painting is dead. That's why it has become so interesting again.

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Everyone asks me about being so worried or thinking about existence as if I'm the only person who can't understand why a tree grows the way it does or why a person is in power when they're not that great. These are questions everyone has.

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What makes us a bit nervous is, in this instant age, to release something that might take more than one listen. Where everything is instantly judged on YouTube or something! It's a bit like releasing a horse and cart on a racetrack.

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So I have probably 1,200 little bits of paper with notes, which when the Ambien really starts to kick in, don't really make much sense. Say what you like about prescription drugs, but they do help when you're sequencing a record.

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There comes a point where it doesn't matter how many zeroes are at the end of your bank account.

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I don't drink, I don't take drugs, I don't smoke.

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I'm not an old-fashioned, booze-and-drugs rock 'n' roller.

For me, rock 'n' roll is all about doing whatever you want. It's about defying convention and being who you are. I'd rather go swimming or running or kite flying.

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