Freddie Mercury(September 5, 1946-November 24, 1991), born Farrokh Bulsara, was a British songwriter and lead singer for the legendary band Queen. Some of his greatest songs include “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “We are the Champions”, and “Don’t Stop Me Now”. He will be remembered as one of history’s greatest singers of all time.
Here are the top ten greatest Freddie Mercury quotes:
I won’t be a rock star. I will be a legend.
You can be anything you want to be, just turn yourself into anything you think that you could ever be.
I’m just a musical prostitute, my dear.
One year of love is better than a lifetime alone.
I always knew I was a star. And now, the rest of the world seems to agree with me.
Dullness is a disease.
I love the fact that I can make people happy, in any form. Even if it’s just an hour of their lives, if I can make them feel lucky or make them feel good, or bring a smile to a sour face, that to me is worthwhile.
The most important thing is to live a fabulous life. As long as it’s fabulous I don’t care how long it is.
If it’s planned, it’s boring.
When I’m dead, I want to be remembered as a musician of some worth and substance.
Thank you Freddie Mercury!
Interesting Freddie Mercury Facts:
- He used to work at Heathrow Airport as a baggage handler, and once as a life model for an art class.
- It was believed that he had a vocal range of 4 full octaves.
- He had ten cats.
- He was born with four extra incisors.
- He announced he had AIDS a day before his death.
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