1. "Excess is part of my nature. Dullness is a disease."
“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.”
2. "The others don't like my interviews. And frankly, I don't care much for theirs."
“We’ve all got massive egos, my dear. The others don’t like my interviews. And frankly, I don’t care much for theirs. “- Freddie Mercury
3. "I always feel like I can do anything. That’s the main thing people are controlled by. They’re slowed down by the perception of themselves."
” I’ve always felt I can do anything. That’s the main thing people are controlled by, thoughts- the perceptions of themselves. They’re slowed down by the perception of themselves. If you’re taught you can’t do anything you won’t do anything. I was taught I could do everything and I’m Kanye West at age 36. So just watch the next ten years.” -Kanye West
4. "I'm so powerful on stage I seem to have created a monster."
“I’m so powerful on 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.”- Freddie Mercury
5. " I like to write songs for modern consumption."
“I don’t want to change the world with our music. There are no hidden messages in our songs. I like to write songs for modern consumption.” - Freddie Mercury
6. "I will go down as the voice of this generation."
“I realize that my place and position in history is that I will go down as the voice of this generation.” - AP interview 2008
7. "I am not going to be a star. I am going to be a legend."
One of his most famous lines.
8. "If I lost everything tomorrow I'd claw my way back to the top somehow."
Freddie couldn’t be stopped!
9. "We’re all gonna die one day. So, live like that. Live like you could die tomorrow."
Kanye speaking with the BBC
10. "I'm a human being. I'd like people to recognise the fact I'm a human being."