I love the fact that I can make people happy, in any form. Even if itโ€™s just an hour of their lives, if I can make them feel lucky or make them feel good, or bring a smile to a sour face, that to me is worthwhile.

โ€” Freddie Mercury

The most superior Freddie Mercury quotes that will add value to your life

Modern paintings are like women, you'll never enjoy them if you try to understand them.

93

I Want To Ride My Bicycle I Want To Ride My Bike I Want To Ride My bicycle I Want To Ride It Where I Like

87

I dress to kill, but tastefully.

80

Years ago, I thought up the name Queen.

It's just a name. But it's regal, obviously, and -sounds splendid.

77

Led Zeppelin is the greatest. Robert Plant is one of the most original vocalists of our time. As a rock band they deserve the kind of success they're getting.

72

Oh, I was not made for heaven. No, I don't want to go to heaven. Hell is much better. Think of all the interesting people you're going to meet down there!

72

I won't be a rock star. I will be a legend.

68

It's boring to be 70, I don't want to be there, I'll be dead and gone, I don't have any aspirations to be 70.

62

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide, No escape from reality. Open your eyes, Look up to the skies and see, I'm just a poor boy, I need no sympathy, Because I'm easy come, easy go, Little high, little low, Any way the wind blows doesn't really matter to me, to me.

58

This thing called love, it cries like a baby in a cradle all night.

It swings, it jives, it shakes all over like a jelly fish. I kinda like it.

54

I'm a very emotional person, a person of real extremes, and that's often destructive both to myself and others.

51

The reason we're successful, darling? My overall charisma, of course.

46

About Freddie Mercury

Quotes 101 sayings
Nationality British
Profession Musician
Birthday October 16

Years ago, I thought up the name Queen.

..It's just a name, but it's very regal obviously, and it sounds splendid...It's a strong name, very universal and immediate. It had a lot of visual potential and was open to all sorts of interpretations. I was certainly aware of the gay connotations, but that was just one facet of it.

37

The most important thing is to live a fabulous life.

As long as it's fabulous I don't care how long it is.

36

Gay as a daffodil.

31

I'm not afraid to speak out, and say things that I want to do, or do the things that I want to do, so um, I think in the end, being natural, and being, being actually genuine is what wins.

31

One year of love is better than a lifetime alone.

29

It's a beautiful day, the sun is shining, I feel good, and no one's gonna stop me now.

27

I don't like the way my teeth protrude.

I'm going to have them done, but I just haven't had the time. Apart from that... I'm perfect.

26

My songs are like Bic razors. For fun, for modern consumption. You listen to it, like it, discard it, then on to the next. Disposable pop.

25

When I'm dead, I want to be remembered as a musician of some worth and substance.

24

Excess is part of my nature. Dullness is a disease. I really need danger and excitement. I'm never scared of putting myself out on a limb.

23

We're a bit flashy, but the music's not one big noise.

21

We're a very expensive group; we break a lot of rules. It's unheard of to combine opera with a rock theme, my dear .

20

The concept of Queen is to be regal and majestic. Glamour is part of us and we want to be dandy.

18

A lot of my songs are fantasy. I can dream up all kinds of things. That's the kind of world I live in. It's very sort of flamboyant, and that's the kind of way I write. I love it

16

I was born to love you with every single beat of my heart.

I was born to take care of you every single day of my life.

16

Back in the old days, we were often compared to Led Zeppelin.

If we did something with harmony, it was the Beach Hoys. Something heavy was Led Zeppelin.

15

I'm so powerful in stage that I seem to have created a monster.

When I'm performing I'm an extrovert, yet inside I'm a completely different man.

15

The others don't like my interviews. And frankly, I don't care much for theirs.

14

What will I be doing in twenty years' time? I'll be dead, darling! Are you crazy?

10

Onstage, I am a devil. But I'm hardly a social reject.

9

I like to be surrounded by splendid things.

9

You know, I designed the Queen crest.

I simply combined all the creatures that represent our star signs-and I don't even believe in astrology.

9

I am a romantic, but I do put up a barrier around myself, so it is hard for people to get in and to know the real me

8

I want to lead the Victorian life, surrounded by exquisite clutter.

8

I got my diploma from Ealing College of Art, in graphics and illustration.

8

I'm a Freddie Mercury fan. (In response to an interviewer backstage at a Queen concert at the LA Forum, who asked: Can I tell my viewers that Michael Jackson is a Queen fan?

8

I'm very emotional; I think I may go mad in several years' time.

8

I never thought of myself as the leader. The most important person, perhaps.

7

One night Roger was in a foul mood and he threw his entire bloody drumset across the stage. The thing only just missed me - I might have been killed.

7

In terms of love, you're not in control and I hate that feeling.

I seem to write a lot of sad songs because I'm a very tragic person. But there's always an element of humour at the end.

7

Who wants to live forever?

6

I don't talk to everybody, so they don't really know the real me. I don't think anybody will.

6

I think Queen songs are pure escapism, like going to see a good film.

6

I want to ride my bicycle bicycle bicycle;

I want to ride my bicycle; I want to ride my bike; I want to ride my bicycle; I want to ride it where I like...; I don't believe in Peter Pan, Frankenstein or Superman; All I wanna do is bicycle, bicycle, bicycle...

6

I want it all and I want it now.

6

The lavish presentation appeals to me, and I've got to convince the others.

5

I guess I've always lived the glamorous life of a star.

It 's nothing new - I used to spend down to the last dime.

4
famous quotes