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Chris Brown Quotes

Christopher Maurice BrownChris Brown quotes: Breezy’s best stuff.

“Listen to your heart.”

“Follow your dreams. Just make sure to have fun too.”

“I think the key is basically just your determination. It’s just about your drive and your dream.”

“You can’t be old and wise, if you were never young and crazy.”

“Never let a couple of good memories make you move backwards. Look ahead and move on.”

“You start to live when a moment feels like a lifetime.”

“They’re gaining real-life work experience. You can read something in a book or listen to someone talk about it, but when you are the one who has to get up in the morning and be at your job, that’s where you really learn.”

“To be the best you have to beat the best.”

“Amplify your life, not status.”

“People who make mistakes and learn from them are role models too. I’m just happy to inspire growth and positivity.”

Gratitude is the key that unlocks wonder.”

“Never assume you know what’s going on in someone’s life, unless you heard it straight from the source.”

“Bad things are always going to happen in life. People will eventually hurt you, but you can’t use that as an excuse to hurt someone back.”

“Wave to the haters like nanananana.”

“A man’s attire is only an outward projection of his inward self.”

“I didn’t understand that I could sing until I was like 11 or 12. My mom heard me singing around the house and she said, ‘What are you doing? You really can sing!’ So then I started going to school and singing to the girls.”

“By 12, I knew I wanted to be a singer. I drew a lot of inspiration from the Ginuwines, the Ushers, the Michael Jacksons, the James Browns, Sam Cooke. I was never afraid to take those steps or cross those boundaries of trying to be equal to those guys. I never doubted myself, and I thought if I’m going to do it, I’ve just got to work hard.”

“I write or co-write a lot of my songs, claim a string of acting credits and have a prodigious work ethic.”

“It’s hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember.”

“Well the first time I performed, my mom was like how she is now when sees me on stage: all red, smiling from ear to ear. So I don’t want to mess up, because she’s smiling. Seeing my mom happy is kind of like an overwhelming feeling.”

“I’m just going to go out there knowing my teammates are depending on me to get the job done. I’ve got to go out and get it done, no letting down.”

“I have a creative mind. I have an idea. I can tweak ideas or make them better. Just come up with something and then we go from there. Whether it be personal or musical, I just think I’m a walking art piece, just a ball of creativity.”

“I would say I’m an inspirational guidelines book. You can take my life story or scenarios or songs and relate to them and apply them to your everyday life.”

“A defining moment in my life was my first actual VMA performance. That was the first time in my head I said, ‘I made it.’ Everybody knows who you are now. At that point everything in my life was flawless. I was just overwhelmed, I was happy, I was successful as an artist. I think I was in cruise control—like a little bit of bliss.”

“As far as me being young, like, I don’t regret it, I love it, being able to accomplish my dreams at an early age. That’s just showing the kids that’s coming up in sixth or seventh grade, ‘I can do this. If I really stick to it, I can do it. Chris was my age when he did it.'”

“The advice I’d give my 14-year-old self now is ‘pay attention to details, details, details.’ I’m making sure I’m on top of it, but back then I was just, like, whatever we’re doing, I’m just glad to be here, you know?”

“My personal life is the same. At the end of the day, this is just a job. I love what I do, and it’s a great job. But it’s like my alter ego. There’s Chris Brown the singer. And there’s Christopher Brown, the down-home Tappahannock boy that plays video games and basketball and hangs out.”

“Since I’m always working, my best holiday memories are definitely when I can just go home and spend time with my family.”

“Having the right people around you all the time is important. But this is all fun. I look at it like smoke and mirrors. I still think it’s a dream, but I ain’t pinching myself yet.”

“Get your own life, then share it.”

“A relationship is not based on the length of time you spent together. It’s based on the foundation you built together.”

“Body is a blessing; ain’t no second guessing.”

“Jesus didn’t die on the cross to bless our life, He did it to change our life.”

“I can say that I am only human and I have made mistakes. I can say that I try to live my life in the most true, honest way that I can. I am not perfect, no one is. No one is harder on me than me. No one can please everyone. No one can live in the past and expect to grow. I have been moving forward and hope that I am not defined by just a few moments in my life but all of the moments that will make up my life.”

“The Rihanna incident was probably the biggest wake-up call for me. I had to stop acting like a little teenager, a crazy, wild young guy. I got a chance to be more mature and adult.”

“I can’t hate people for making judgment on me, or making a decision of liking me or not liking me. All I can do is try to better as a person. And I’m good with knowing everything isn’t always going to be perfect.”

“My desire is to leave the past behind me. No, I’m not going to walk around every day of my life depending on the opinions of other people. Because if I do that, I’ll just be trying to please everybody and that’s not what I’m here for. Just make music. If they like it, they like it. If they don’t, f*ck you.”

“So please don’t judge me and I won’t judge you ’cause it could get ugly before it gets beautiful.”

“My story, or my life or my legacy, can hopefully show fans that once you’re down, that doesn’t mean you’re down forever. You never let up.”

“I need to be the best Chris Brown I can be. Take me as I am, not who I was.”

“People change, things go wrong. Just remember, life goes on.”

“I have two ambitions now. One is to be wealthy. I don’t want to be rich, I want to be wealthy. There’s a difference, you know? The other is to sell ground-breaking numbers on an album. Just to be able to have that moment to say, ‘I did it.’ So as like, I have a stamp. I would really like to mean something to the world, instead of me just being this fungus. Yeah, like the decay of society. I don’t want to be the decay of society, I’d like to be the uplifting part.”

“I always imagined I could be what I wanted to be.”

“That’s my main goal is living, living and living happily.”

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Cory Johnson: likes bumping #OnRepeat through the Bang & Olufsen sound system in his naturally aspirated V10; post-workout pumps; big boobs; dumb comedy; and your mom’s potato salad. He hates awkward handshakes. But who cares? Let’s talk about you.