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Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?


I might just stop talking again and not do interviews.


I don't talk to old people; they try to find ways to stay static. Young folks are the ones with the ideas and constantly moving forward.


People speculate on your personal life all the time anyway. So I just think it's important to keep my private life private and my public persona more into music, you know?




Sometimes ideas are coming so fast that I have to stop doing one song to get another. But I don't forget the first one. If it works, it will always be there. It's like the truth: it will find you and lift you up. And if it ain't right, it will dissolve like sand on the beach.


There are people who are unhappy with everything.

  • people

I've never stopped writing, never stopped recording.


Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.


I don't know who was the one that came up with the notion that you have to play the same songs every concert.


We have to show support for artists who are trying to own things for themselves.


I like Hollywood. I just like Minneapolis a little bit better.


The internet's completely over.


When I found out that there was eight Presidents before George Washington, I wanted to smack somebody.


You can't understand the words of Cocteau Twins songs, but their harmonies put you in a dreamlike state.


Time is a mind construct. It's not real.


Most bands out there are basically pretty boring. I try to affect people inside their bodies.

  • people

I'm not one to get bad reviews.


My mother told me one day I walked in to her and said, 'Mom, I'm not going to be sick anymore,' and she said 'Why?' and I said 'Because an angel told me so.' Now, I don't remember saying it; that's just what she told me.


It's work to play the same songs the same way for 70 shows.


A bootlegger is a bootlegger, a scalper is a scalper.


Like books and black lives, albums still matter.


Tell me a musician who's got rich off digital sales. Apple's doing pretty good though, right?


There are no great jazz-fusion bands.


Most people don't want to talk about politics and religion. They say, 'Let's talk about something else.'


I like to open people's eyes.


All you see on television are debased images.


Music is music, ultimately. If it makes you feel good, cool.


Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people.

  • people

My father left his piano at the house when he left, and I wasn't allowed to play it when he was there because I wasn't as good as him. So when he left, I was determined to get as good as him, and I taught myself how to play music, and I just stuck with it, and I did it all the time.


To create something from nothing is one of the greatest feelings, and I would - I don't know, I wish it upon everybody. It's heaven.




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And we'll watch them fall, they stand in the way of love, and we will smoke them all.


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Top Prince quotes about music

What are the best music quotes by Prince? List with Top 10 Prince sayings and quotes about music.


People speculate on your personal life all the time anyway. So I just think it's important to keep my private life private and my public persona more into music, you know?

  • life

Music is music, ultimately. If it makes you feel good, cool.

  • music

Music is real. It affects people; it's real.

  • music

What's missing from pop music is danger.

  • music

The key to longevity is to learn every aspect of music that you can.

  • music

When you sit down to write something, there should be no guidelines. The main idea is not supposed to be, 'How many different ways can we sell it?' That's so far away from the true spirit of what music is.

  • music

I don't want anyone to fail, so if you can make money off music even though you can't sing or dance, that's genius.

  • music

The music, for me, doesn't come on a schedule. I don't know when it's going to come, and when it does, I want it out.

  • music

I really believe in finding new ways to distribute my music.

  • music

When I first started out in this music industry, I was most concerned with freedom. Freedom to produce, freedom to play all the instruments on my records, freedom to say anything I wanted to.

  • music

There's this thing called compulsory licensing law that allows artists through the record companies to take your music at will without your permission.

  • music

When I started playing music, people weren't selling 5 million records. That was not the standard; that was not the focus.

  • music

There's not a lot of pop music in the mainstream that makes you feel scared, that makes you wonder what's happening.

  • music

I don't see why I should give my new music to iTunes or anyone else. They won't pay me an advance for it and then they get angry when they can't get it.

  • music

When it comes to the video channels and the programs, the radio stations, the music is geared towards kids, and it's made by kids.

  • music

Just sharing music with each other - that's cool. It's the selling that becomes the problem.

  • music

The music industry is a matrix that is counter to what is natural and right.

  • music

The hardest thing with musicians is getting them not to play.


Young people have decided they like to listen to music in a certain way, through ear buds, and that's fine with me as long as it doesn't bother them that they're not hearing 90 percent of the music that way.

  • music

My father left his piano at the house when he left, and I wasn't allowed to play it when he was there because I wasn't as good as him. So when he left, I was determined to get as good as him, and I taught myself how to play music, and I just stuck with it, and I did it all the time.

  • myself

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Top Prince quotes about people

What are the best people quotes by Prince? List with Top 10 Prince sayings and quotes about people.


I like constructive criticism from smart people.

  • people

People speculate on your personal life all the time anyway. So I just think it's important to keep my private life private and my public persona more into music, you know?

  • life

There are people who are unhappy with everything.

  • people

Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people.

  • people

So much has been written about me, and people don't know what's right and what's wrong. I'd rather let them stay confused.

  • people

Music is real. It affects people; it's real.

  • music

People say I'm wearing heels because I'm short. I wear heels because the women like 'em.


People don't understand real musicians anymore. Jack White is great - he's the real thing - but he isn't having hits.

  • people

I don't talk to old people; they try to find ways to stay static. Young folks are the ones with the ideas and constantly moving forward.

  • people

It might be a shock to see me, but that's no reason for people to act crazy, and it doesn't give them license to chase me down the street.


Most people don't want to talk about politics and religion. They say, 'Let's talk about something else.'

  • politics

Most bands out there are basically pretty boring. I try to affect people inside their bodies.

  • people

When I started playing music, people weren't selling 5 million records. That was not the standard; that was not the focus.

  • music

It's fun being in Islamic countries, to know there's only one religion. There's order. You wear a burqa. There's no choice. People are happy with that.


I like to open people's eyes.

  • eyes

I pushed the envelope as far as it needed to be pushed, and now it's on the floor, and people seem to want it to stay there.

  • people

Contrary to what a lot of people think, I haven't been domesticated.

  • people

Young people have decided they like to listen to music in a certain way, through ear buds, and that's fine with me as long as it doesn't bother them that they're not hearing 90 percent of the music that way.

  • music

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Top Prince quotes about play

What are the best play quotes by Prince? List with Top 10 Prince sayings and quotes about play.


I don't live in the past. I don't play my old records for that reason. I make a statement, then move on to the next.


I learned from Jimi Hendrix. They all wanted him to do the tricks, and at the end of his career, he just wanted to play. I lived longer than he did, and I can see how those pressures can really play with your head.


When I first started out in this music industry, I was most concerned with freedom. Freedom to produce, freedom to play all the instruments on my records, freedom to say anything I wanted to.

  • music

Every year, they ask me to play the Grammys.

  • play

I don't know who was the one that came up with the notion that you have to play the same songs every concert.

  • play

The hardest thing with musicians is getting them not to play.

  • musicians

It's work to play the same songs the same way for 70 shows.

  • work

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Top Prince quotes about cool

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Technology is cool, but you've got to use it as opposed to letting it use you.


Music is music, ultimately. If it makes you feel good, cool.

  • music

Just sharing music with each other - that's cool. It's the selling that becomes the problem.

  • music

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Top Prince quotes about happy

What are the best happy quotes by Prince? List with Top 10 Prince sayings and quotes about happy.


When everyone recognizes Jehovah's name, then everyone will be happy because everyone will know what to do and how to do it.

  • happy

It's fun being in Islamic countries, to know there's only one religion. There's order. You wear a burqa. There's no choice. People are happy with that.

  • happy

My bankers are very happy with me.

  • happy

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Most artists lose their voice, their hair, and their bands. That's not going to happen to me.


Young people have decided they like to listen to music in a certain way, through ear buds, and that's fine with me as long as it doesn't bother them that they're not hearing 90 percent of the music that way.

  • music

'When Doves Cry' came out - it sounded like nothing that was on the radio. 'Let's Go Crazy' was number one on R&B stations, and there's nothing that's been like that on radio since.

  • crazy

I do pay performance royalties on others' songs I perform live, but I'm not recording these songs and putting them up for sale.

  • live



The music industry is a matrix that is counter to what is natural and right.

  • music

I've always understood the two to be intertwined: sexuality and spirituality. That never changed.


There's not a lot of pop music in the mainstream that makes you feel scared, that makes you wonder what's happening.

  • music

Art is about building a new foundation, not just laying something on top of what's already there.


I pride myself on working with great musicians.

  • myself

Every year, they ask me to play the Grammys.

  • play

When you don't talk down to your audience, then they can grow with you.


I don't talk about the past.


You can always tell when the groove is working or not.


The key to longevity is to learn every aspect of music that you can.

  • music

Doing a residency in any particular city requires a large repertoire to ensure repeat business.


If you look in the Bible there's no birthdays.


When you sit down to write something, there should be no guidelines. The main idea is not supposed to be, 'How many different ways can we sell it?' That's so far away from the true spirit of what music is.

  • music

When it comes to the video channels and the programs, the radio stations, the music is geared towards kids, and it's made by kids.

  • music

In the tech-savvy, real-time world we all live in today, everything is faster.


I used to have seizures when I was young. My mother and father didn't know what to do or how to handle it but they did the best they could with what little they had.

  • mother

YouTube is the hippest network, and they abuse copyright right and left.


I'm a fighter. I'm very competitive.


I don't live in the past. I don't play my old records for that reason. I make a statement, then move on to the next.

  • live

Just sharing music with each other - that's cool. It's the selling that becomes the problem.

  • music

I learned from Jimi Hendrix. They all wanted him to do the tricks, and at the end of his career, he just wanted to play. I lived longer than he did, and I can see how those pressures can really play with your head.

  • end

It gets embarrassing to say something untrue because you put it online and everyone knows about it, so it's better to tell the truth.


Everyone has a rock bottom.


So much has been written about me, and people don't know what's right and what's wrong. I'd rather let them stay confused.

  • people

If you lend your consciousness to someone else, you're a robot.


Nobody sues their fans.


Being a Jehovah's Witness, I don't celebrate birthdays or holidays. I don't vote.


My bankers are very happy with me.

  • happy

The gatekeepers must change.


At one time, MTV was hip and suddenly it became outdated.

  • time

Music is real. It affects people; it's real.

  • music

I think you'll always be able to do what your ear tells you.


I used to be more involved with every aspect of everything onstage. I'm way more relaxed now. It feels like anything can happen.


I have a writing addiction.


I always knew I had a relationship with God. But I wasn't sure God had a relationship with me.


Too much freedom can lead to the soul's decay.


People don't understand real musicians anymore. Jack White is great - he's the real thing - but he isn't having hits.

  • people

There's a dark side to everything.


Oh, I love critics. Because they love me. It's not a joke. They care.


Well, my musicians are my friends.


You don't need a record company to turn you into anything.


No one can come and claim ownership of my work. I am the creator of it, and it lives within me.

  • work

Technology is cool, but you've got to use it as opposed to letting it use you.

  • technology

I don't want anyone to fail, so if you can make money off music even though you can't sing or dance, that's genius.

  • music

Instead of hate, celebrate.


Prophecy is what we all have to go by now.


The music, for me, doesn't come on a schedule. I don't know when it's going to come, and when it does, I want it out.

  • music

The Bible is a study guide for social interaction.


I learned from Jehovah's Witnesses that a fatalistic view is counterproductive.


A strong spirit transcends rules.


I don't see why I should give my new music to iTunes or anyone else. They won't pay me an advance for it and then they get angry when they can't get it.

  • music

I ain't mad at anybody. I don't have any enemies.


I became merely a pawn used to produce more money for Warner Bros.


When I started playing music, people weren't selling 5 million records. That was not the standard; that was not the focus.

  • music

My hair is capable of doing a lot of different things.

  • hair

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.


I'm not entangled in a bunch of lawsuits and a web that I can't get out of. I can hold my head up... a happily married man who has his head in order. There isn't a bunch of scandal in my life.

  • life

Record contracts are just like - I'm gonna say the word - slavery. I would tell any young artist... don't sign.


I'm thankful enough or blessed enough to be able to say that Miles Davis was a friend when he was alive, and he was a wonderful mentor and really, really funny, you know.


You don't have to watch 'Gossip Girl' to have an attitude.


I like constructive criticism from smart people.

  • people

Contrary to what a lot of people think, I haven't been domesticated.

  • people

I don't vote and I got nothing to do with it.

  • vote

The hardest thing with musicians is getting them not to play.

  • musicians

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.

  • black

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?


It might be a shock to see me, but that's no reason for people to act crazy, and it doesn't give them license to chase me down the street.

  • crazy

'Billboard' needs to tell the truth, shake things up.

  • truth

From its conception and that one and only meeting, 'HITNRUN' took about 90 days to prepare its release. If that's what freedom feels like, 'HITNRUN' is what it sounds like.

  • freedom

I pushed the envelope as far as it needed to be pushed, and now it's on the floor, and people seem to want it to stay there.

  • people

There's this thing called compulsory licensing law that allows artists through the record companies to take your music at will without your permission.

  • music

When I first started out in this music industry, I was most concerned with freedom. Freedom to produce, freedom to play all the instruments on my records, freedom to say anything I wanted to.

  • music

You ever get that feeling that you just have too many hits?


I always wanted to make a three-record set. 'Sign o' the Times' was originally supposed to be a triple album, but it ended up as a double.


What's missing from pop music is danger.

  • music

Any business situation is restrictive.

  • business

I really believe in finding new ways to distribute my music.

  • music

It's fun being in Islamic countries, to know there's only one religion. There's order. You wear a burqa. There's no choice. People are happy with that.

  • happy

Each audience is different.


I have friends that are gay, and we study the Bible together.


When everyone recognizes Jehovah's name, then everyone will be happy because everyone will know what to do and how to do it.

  • happy

People say I'm wearing heels because I'm short. I wear heels because the women like 'em.

  • women

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part 1
Introduction

Part 2
Best Prince quotes
Top 10 quotes by Prince
Top 10 Prince quotes about music
Top 10 Prince quotes about people

Part 3
Prince quotes images

Part 4
Music
People
Play
Cool
Happy
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Part 5
Similar Musicians

Part 6
Favorite topics

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