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27 Beautiful And Moving Tweets About Prince's Death

"Prince inspired the people who continue to inspire me. He's not a void to be filled. He's a standard to be upheld."

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I think we all knew Prince would leave the party before it got lame, even if it was his party.

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I can't believe Prince would ever die. It just seems so beneath him, so...common.

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David Bowie waiting at the pearly gates giving Prince the nod as he rolls up. "Showtime?" "Showtime."

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I read Miles Davis autobiography, where he trashed EVERYBODY. Called his sons a disappointment. The only person he spoke highly of? Prince.

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Whether he intended to or not, similar to Bowie, Prince gave little gender non-conforming kids hope and confidence.

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If Prince agreed to work w/ you it's like saying, "You're not just a singer, you're a musician. I'm not ashamed of you. Here's my respect."

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You experience someone like Prince and the word mortality doesn't even cross your mind

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Prince inspired the people who continue to inspire me. He's not a void to be filled. He's a standard to be upheld.

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HE. PLAYED. EVERY. INSTRUMENT. Invent a new one, he'd master that too. He WAS music. #PrinceπŸ’œ

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I once snuck onto the grounds of Paisley Park and then drove to lake Minnetonka and jumped in Purple Rain style. Ah youth and Prince love.

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Prince was so cool that we let him get away with saying the internet was a passing fad AND changing his name to a WingDings font.

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Crying in the elevator. A lady just got in sniffling. We looked at each other. No words. We both knew. #Prince

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Prince was nothing like you, but he seemed to celebrate you, whoever you were, whatever you did or did not represent. What a gift.

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"Artist" and "genius" are thrown around pretty carelessly these days. Prince was actual artist and a legit genius.

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legit changed my life hearing prince say "im not a woman. im not a man. im something you will never understand"

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The best artists inspire, reimagine, and awe. But the key is bringing JOY into lives. Whenever you listened to or saw Prince it was all JOY.

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Imagine being as talented at one little thing as Prince was at so many big things.

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We should not overlook how easy #Prince made it look to walk in heels, either. I can't do that OR play guitar, never mind both.

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You go your whole life thinking Prince is invincible. Then this happens, and you realize how human he is. ...and you appreciate him more.

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Grim Reaper: I'm so sorry... Prince: It's all right. Grim Reaper (singing): I never meant to cause you any trouble... Prince: (laughs) πŸ’œ

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Prince was the first person who made me feel like it was maybe possibly ok to stand in my masculinity a little differently. Love you dearly

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You know those people who insist that Elvis is still alive? That's gonna be me with Prince.

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Prince always made me FEEL. Like I feel/felt/will always feel ALIVE listening to his music.

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