Find the best quotes by Freddie Mercury.
In the early days, we just wore black onstage. Very bold, my dear. Then we introduced white, for variety, and it simply grew and grew.
But, you know, we spent two years putting our act together.
We’re a bit flashy, but the music’s not one big noise.
I’m not into business at all.
I think my melodies are superior to my lyrics.
If we’re weird onstage, I don’t know what you’d call the Tubes.
Is Billy Idol just doing a bad Elvis pout, or was he born that way?
Who wants to live forever?
And, we have no such thing as a budget anymore. Our manager freaks when we show him the bill. We’re lavish to the bone, but…
The others don’t like my interviews. And frankly, I don’t care much for theirs.
I guess I’ve always lived the glamorous life of a star. It ‘s nothing new – I used to spend down to the last dime.
I got my diploma from Ealing College of Art, in graphics and illustration.
I’m hopeless with money; I simply spend what I’ve got.
We’ve gone overboard on every Queen album. But that’s Queen.
We were disliked by the press in the early days because they couldn’t put their finger on us, and that was the case with Zeppelin…
Back in the old days, we were often compared to Led Zeppelin. If we did something with harmony, it was the Beach Hoys. Something heavy…
I was never too keen on the British music press. They’ve called us a supermarket hype, and they used to suggest that we didn’t write…
The lavish presentation appeals to me, and I’ve got to convince the others.
Years ago, I thought up the name Queen. It’s just a name. But it’s regal, obviously, and -sounds splendid.
Onstage, I am a devil. But I’m hardly a social reject.
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