Negativity isn't the way to go, smile more, eat some chocolate— Ed Sheeran
The most delicious Ed Sheeran quotes to discover and learn by heart
The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is, just be nice to everyone and always smile. Always appreciate things, because [they] could be gone tomorrow.
People fall in love in mysterious ways. Maybe it's all part of a plan.
Success is the best revenge for anything. Keep ya head down and work hard to achieve.
Pizza is a circle. Pizza is my life. Pizza is the circle of life.
The worst things in life comes free to us
Be a true Heart, not a follower.
It's too cold outside for angels to fly.
Granny Sheeran told me when I'm looking for a partner to fall in love with their eyes cause eyes are the only things that don't age, so if you fall in love with their eyes you'll be in love forever.
Harry Potter is awesome.
Be yourself. Embrace your quirks.
No one else is going to do it for you, if you want it bad enough then go out and do it yourself.
For me, Spotify is not even a necessary evil. It helps me do what I want to do.
Moments is about a girl dying and her boyfriend committing suicide because he can't live without her
I don't really do that whole 'single life' thing. I'm kind of heads down and get things done.
I personally don't think ginger men have a habit of being attractive.
We have to make ourselves seem attractive by doing stuff.
And you should never cut your hair 'cos I love the way you flick it off your shoulders
And I know these scars will bleed, but both of our hearts believe all of these stars will guide us home
The main idea of it was to multiply everything, to have a bigger sound and grow venue size and grow fan base. As for a lyrical theme of the album [named "X"], it's just diary entries; it's just kind of like three years of my life in songs.
I'll be drunk again to feel a little love.
It's cool. One of the dudes who I made my album with who I'm a very good friend of for quite a while, I lived on his sofa for a while. And he's a professional guitar player, and he played for One Direction. And so I'd wake up on a sofa sometimes with Harry from One Direction on the other sofa, and I'd kind of be like 'you alright?'
What I can say is I think [Miley Cyrus] a fantastic artist.
She's got a fantastic voice. I made a comment in the past that I really regret making because I never like being mean.
As far as songwriting, my inspirations came from love, life and death, and viewing other people's situations.
I saw Damien Rice in Dublin when I was 13, and that inspired me to want to pursue being a songwriter... I practised relentlessly and started recording my own EPs. At 16 I moved to London and played any gigs I could, selling CDs from my rucksack to fund recording the next, and it snowballed from there.
My uncle always said, ‘Hurry slowly.
’ I guess, it means, have the intensity of love but don’t rush into it. Have the full feeling but take it slow. Ease into it.
The more you write tunes, the better they will become.
The more you do gigs, the better you will become.
I was on some TV shows with Lady Gaga the other week, and you could see the difference in reaction between her fans and my fans outside. She comes out, and she looks like a star, and the reaction is just tears, crying, people going, 'Oh my God, Oh my God.' My fans are like: 'Alright, Ed.'
You kind of half-prepare a speech in your head, and then you get up there and then you end up saying nothing that was in your head before you went up there. It's a very weird thing. I never do award speeches too well.
I've had years of teasing about my red hair, but I definitely think it toughened me up. If you're ginger, you end up pretty quick-witted.
Paper or razor blade, never give up And just remember just to hold out more A couple years ago I couldn't just control that thought You'd find me buskin' on the street When it was cold outdoors And now I'm sweating on the stage With the sold out tours Writing love songs for the sake of it Never to make a hit
I find the whole concept of women screaming at me so odd.
It's very flattering, but I don't think I will ever consider myself to be a sex symbol.
It was always meant to ease out of a big radio song and flow into the next one.
Don't is the bridge song in between Sing and Thinking Out Loud.
The thing that I took away as an early fan from Bob Dylan was the storytelling aspects. He can tell some wicked stories.
When my hair's all but gone and my memory fades And the crowds don't remember my name When my hands don't play the strings the same way I know you will still love me the same.
The more you write tunes, the better they will become.
The more you do gigs, the better you will become. It’s just kind of like the facts of life; the practice makes perfect thing. Keep your fingers crossed, start from the bottom and work your way up.
I've never really been a confident person, except from a musical standpoint.
I had to push myself early on, but it got easier with each gig.
Everyone still thinks I'm Scottish - that's totally wicked.
The public has heard the stereotypical love songs a million times, and they've heard the stereotypical life-or-death songs millions of times. It's good to mix it up a little bit.
I want to have a career that evolves as I go on.
I think encouraging young people to twerk might be a bad thing.
It's a stripper's move. If I had a daughter of nine, I wouldn't want her twerking.
Instead of writing songs for girls, I tend to write albums, which I guess is a bit weird.
I get tweets every single day going, like, 'I'm so glad you weren't on 'The X Factor.''
If love what you can't have, then you have to love what you've got
And they say She's in the class A Team Stuck in her daydream Been that way since eighteen, but lately, Her face seems Slowly sinking, wasting Crumbling like pastries And they scream The worst things in life come free to us Cos we're just under the upperhand Go mad for a couple grams And she don't want to go outside tonight And in a pipe she flies to the Motherland Or sells love to another man It's too cold outside For angels to fly Angels to fly
I would say, you can never do enough gigs and you can never do enough songs.
Make sure that every opportunity you can, play a show and every opportunity you can, write a song.
Emil Nava brother is Jake Nava, who did Beyonce's Crazy In Love and stuff.
He's always lived in his brother's shadow, and this is the first time that he's just killing sh*t. I'm really just happy that he's on top and really doing well.
I'm quite arty. I didn't know whether to become an artist or musician but I realised I could paint with music. All my songs have colours.
In my eyes, there's no one better than Stevie Wonder. He's a top dude.
Never be friends with your exes if you weren't friends with them before.
I think I've been around for a while. But I still have to pay my dues.