Edith Piaf Quotes.
All I’ve done all my life is disobey.
To sing is to bring to life; impossible if the words are mediocre, however good the music.
I’ve always wanted to sing, just as I’ve always known that one day I would have my own niche in the annals of song. It was a feeling I had.
Tell me what you’d like to hear me sing. I’ll sing whatever you like, after which I’ll take up a collection, if you don’t mind.
My conservatory is in the streets. My intelligence is instinct.
Death is the beginning of something.
When he takes me in his arms, and speaks to me softly, I see the world through rose-colored glasses.
I don’t lie; I improve on my life.
I don’t want to die an old lady.
I’d like to see one person – just one – who would own up to having been a coward.
Drugs are a carnival in hell.
I’ve been thinking about Jesus. Don’t you find it a bit strange that, since He was living with His family and all, He up and left them just when they needed him most?
If God has allowed me to earn so much money, it is because He knows I give it all away.
I want to make people cry even when they don’t understand my words.
As far as I’m concerned, love means fighting, big fat lies, and a couple of slaps across the face.
Singing is a way of escaping. It’s another world. I’m no longer on earth.
I was hungry. I was cold. But I was also free. Free not to get up in the morning, not to go to bed at night, free to get drunk if I liked, to dream… to hope.
Don’t care what people say. Don’t give a damn about their laws.
Performers and their public should never meet. Once the curtain comes down, the performer should fly away like a magician’s dove.
Use your faults, use your defects; then you’re going to be a star.
I wouldn’t mind at all coming back to earth after my death.
Americans want beauties, not me. IвЂ™m not the Parisian bombshell they expected. Can you see me as a chorus girl? WhereвЂ™s my feather up the ass? They think IвЂ™m sad, theyвЂ™re dumb. I donвЂ™t connect to them
Money? How did I lose it? I never did lose it. I just never knew where it went.
When you reach the top, you should remember to send the elevator back down for the others.
I can die now. I’ve lived twice.
I want to die young. I think it’s awful to get old, and sickness is ugly.
Every damn fool thing you do in this life you pay for.
I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears.
People say that I could sing the phone book and make it sound good.
Death does not exist.