Musical ideas sprang to my mind like a flight of butterflies, and all I had to do was to stretch out my hand to catch them.
— Charles Gounod

I still get butterflies when England are playing.
Alan Shearer butterflies quote

I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
— Charles Dickens

Butterflies are always following me, everywhere I go.
— Mariah Carey

I get terrible butterflies. Before I go onstage, I'll have to freak out for five minutes. I scream. It seems to help!
— Josh Groban