10 Quotes From Our Favorite Musicians

1 "I will always give you the truth I will never lie to you in my music, if you can't handle my feelings and emotions, please unfollow me." - Jaden Smith

2 "Being beautiful isn't everything... Sometimes it's interesting to show how you feel on the inside on the outside, just through expressing yourself." - FKA Twigs

3 "I got to a point in my personal life where I was like, fuck performing, fuck entertaining people, fuck trying to be famous. I want to have a boyfriend and not have to ask them to keep a secret about my personal life" - Mykki Blanco

4 "THE UNIVERSE ONLY GIVES YOU SO MUCH. IT'S NOT GOING TO GIVE YOU WHAT YOU WANT, I'TS GOING TO GIVE YOU A LITTLE BIT OF THAT OTHER THING." - Zebra Katz

5 "One time, the homie Venus[-X] read me; we were on the phone and she was like, "Girl, you keep wearing jeans and t-shirts at your shows, but the music doesn't give that." I was like, "You're right, I need to be the person that I am at school, making dance and choreography. I should think about the whole performance." That's when I put the 1 in my name and started dressing for the occasion." - Le1f

6 "I like to aestheticize every possible thing that can be aestheticized." - Grimes

7 "I wasn't allowed to watch MTV before school, but somehow I managed to, when I was five or six and Fiona Apple's video for "Criminal" came on. She was so odd and dark, and I immediately felt some kind of connection with her. She was also the first person I admired for their looks." - Sky Ferreira

8 "I'm a pop princess at heart. Pop is about distilling what you want to say and making it easy. And the way I write isn't about making things easy. It's a weird juxtaposition." - Lorde

9 "I have no control over what people think of me but I have 100% control of what I think of myself, and that is so important. And not just about your body, but so many ways of confidence. You're constantly learning how to be confident, aren't you?" - Beth Ditto

10 "I've been thinking a lot about space. It was one of those slow-motion realizations how little we are, how far we are from everything else in our solar system. This idea of distance started kind of haunting me. How do you go forth and accomplish things but not end up leaving everything you started out with in the dust?" - Regina Spektor