When everyone recognizes Jehovah's name, then everyone will be happy because everyone will know what to do and how to do it.— Prince
The most devotion Prince quotes that will activate your desire to change
Every day I feel is a blessing from God.
And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.
I have written a song that says: If you ever lose someone dear to you, never say the words, "They're gone," and they'll come back.
Compassion is an action word with no boundaries.
And we'll watch them fall, they stand in the way of love, and we will smoke them all.
But life is just a party, and parties weren't meant to last.
Real music lovers are actually my favourite kind of people because they like to know, rather than just be told what to think.
A strong spirit transcends rules.
If you see a man opening a car door for a woman, it means one of two things: it's either a new woman or a new car!
There is something that happens when you get emancipated.
You approach life differently. You eat differently. You respect yourself more. You respect the gift you have been given.
I just want your extra time and your.......... Kiss
Sometimes it takes years for a person to become an overnight success.
Why party like it is 1999 when you can party like it is your birthday?
Act your age, not your shoe size.
The key to longevity is to learn every aspect of music that you can.
Pop life Everybody needs a thrill Pop life We all got a space 2 fill Pop life Everybody can't be on top But life it ain't real funky Unless it's got that pop Dig it.
Trees are worth more alive than dead
What people have to realize is that if one has a firm belief in God and the spirit then one does not make statements that are negative and untrue.
When I found out that there was eight Presidents before George Washington, I wanted to smack somebody.
When I'm writing [songs], some days the pen just goes.
I'm not in charge and I'm almost listening outside of it. That's when I realize that we all have to start looking at life as a gift. It's like listening to a color and believing that these colors have soul mates and once you get them all together the painting is complete.
When you don't talk down to your audience, then they can grow with you.
I give them a lot of credit to be able to hang with me this long, because I've gone through a lot of changes, but they've allowed me to grow, and thus we can tackle some serious subjects and try to just be better human beings, all of us.
Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?
All these non-singing, non-dancing, wish-I-had-me-some-clothes fools who tell me my albums suck. Why should I pay any attention to them?
When i want to hear new music, i make it
How can you just leave me standing? Alone in a world that's so cold? (So cold) Maybe I'm just too demanding, Maybe I'm just like my father too bold.Maybe you're just like my mother She's never satisfied (She's never satisfied) Why do we scream at each other? This is what it sounds like when doves cry.
Don't hate me because I'm fabulous
A real friend or mentor isn't on your payroll.
No member of the animal kingdom nurses past maturity, no member of the animal kingdom ever did a thing to me. Its why I don't eat red meat or white fish, don't give me no blue cheese. Were all members of the animal kingdom, leave your brothers and sisters in the sea.
The voice that U hear is the alchemy of Ur mind.
I have a very thick skin. I take everything that comes and let it bounce right off me because I know the time will come when nobody will be able to speak falsely.
Sometimes it [music in my head] is a curse, but it's also a blessing.
It is a gift that I am completely grateful for. That's why I keep [making music], because I don't want to be ungrateful for the gift.
God's a funky little dude because everyone's looking for Him and no one can find Him.
Don't know what 2 say about Dunk-a-roos.
They're just good! Sometimes you want a food that is comfortable and takes you back. For me, it's those crazy little kangaroo crackers.
Everything has changed for me since I've changed my name.
It's one thing to be called Prince but it's better to actually be one. I have such a reverence for life.
Now where I come from We don't let society Tell us how it's supposed to be Our clothes, our hair We don't care It's all about being there Everybody's going Uptown That's where I wanna be Uptown Set your mind free.
You can always tell when the groove is working or not.
Our [generation] people have the worst diet of anybody.
I'm ready to put a farmer on my payroll. We've got to get back to growing our own food. You are what you eat!
The Internet's completely over. [...] The Internet's like MTV. At one time MTV was hip and suddenly it became outdated. Anyway, all these computers and digital gadgets are no good. [...] They just fill your head with numbers and that can't be good for you.
You can judge the success of a man by his bodyguards!
There is a park that is known 4 the face it attracts colorful people whose hair On 1 side is swept back The smile on their faces It speaks of profound inner peace Ask where they're going They'll tell U nowhere They've taken a lifetime lease On Paisley Park.
Ownership, that's what you give your kids. That's your legacy.
Like books and black lives - albums still matter. Tonight and always.
Hard to say what's right when all I wanna do is wrong.
Hip-hop is very diverse, but if you only focus on one aspect of it, then what you get is this image of Black America that is completely contrary to what actually goes on.
Oh yeah In France a skinny man Died of a big disease with a little name By chance his girlfriend came across a needle And soon she did the same At home there are seventeen-year-old boys And their idea of fun Is being in a gang called The Disciples High on crack, totin' a machine gun.
C'mon everybody, yeah, this is your life I'm talking about a revolution we gotta organize We don't need no segregation, we don't need no race New age revelation, I think we got a case. I'm OK as long as u are here with me Sexuality is all we ever need.
It's 2 o'clock in the morning and I just can't sleep Outside the rain is pourin', I'm lonely as can be Maybe 2night'll be different than the nights before I need 2 feel someone beside me, I can't be alone no more
I knew a girl named Nikki I guess u could say she was a sex fiend I met her in a hotel lobby Masturbating with a magazine She said "how'd u like 2 waste some time?" And I could not resist when I saw little Nikki grind.
I don't believe in singles. The singles market has changed. I am trying to get back to the old days of releasing albums at will, like Star Wars coming out again.
There's a dark side to everything.
Look, you see those groups talkin' about negativity and anger, and they'd do that for two albums, and then you'd see them change up. I knew they couldn't do a Kurt Cobain on their whole career. You can't stay like that all the time. It's like when Hammer tried to go gangster. You can't be something that you're not.