David Bowie Quotes


32 David Bowie quotes:



"I wanted to create an environment where not just my fans but all music lovers could be a part of the same community."
Author: Bowie Quotes Category: Environment Quotes
"I'm not a prophet or a stone aged man, just a mortal with potential of a superman. I'm living on."
"But I'm pretty good with collaborative thinking. I work well with other people."
"Frankly, I mean, sometimes the interpretations I've seen on some of the songs that I've written are a lot more interesting than the input that I put in."
"Heathenism is a state of mind. You can take it that I'm referring to one who does not see his world. He has no mental light. He destroys almost unwittingly. He cannot feel any Gods presence in his life. He is the 21st century man."
"However, there's no theme or concept behind Heathen, just a number of songs but somehow there is a thread that runs through it that is quite as strong as any of my thematic type albums."
"I believe that I often bring out the best in somebody's talents."
"It amazes me sometimes that even intelligent people will analyze a situation or make a judgement after only recognizing the standard or traditional structure of a piece."
"Sometimes you stumble across a few chords that put you in a reflective place."
"The truth is of course is that there is no journey. We are arriving and departing all at the same time."
"To not be modest about it, you'll find that with only a couple of exceptions, most of the musicians that I've worked with have done their best work by far with me."
"Tony Visconti and I had been wanting to work together again for a few years now. Both of us had fairly large commitments and for a long time we couldn't see a space in which we could get anything together."
"What is very enlightening for me right now is that I sense that I'm arriving at a place of peace with my writing that I've never experienced before."
"When I heard Little Richard, I mean, it just set my world on fire."
"I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human."
Author: Bowie Quotes Category: English Musician Quotes Human Quotes
"I'm an instant star. Just add water and stir."
"I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring."
"And I saw the sax line-up that he had behind him and I thought, I'm going to learn the saxophone. When I grow up, I'm going to play in his band. So I sort of persuaded my dad to get me a kind of a plastic saxophone on the hire purchase plan."
"But I've got to think of myself as the luckiest guy. Robert Johnson only had one album's worth of work as his legacy. That's all that life allowed him."
"I felt I really wanted to back off from music completely and just work within the visual arts in some way. I started painting quite passionately at that time."



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