Rockstar Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old rockstar quotes, rockstar sayings, and rockstar proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Being a 'rockstar' is about celebrity, not about music , which is why you're supposed to be doing this in the first place. Being a rockstar shouldn't be considered a career option...if you don't love to play music- and you're not doing it purely for that reason- then quit.     

Dave Grohl

We're not arrogant, we just believe we're the best band in the world.     

Noel Gallagher

To suddenly become known by a lot of people because I waggled my arse at somebody isn't brilliant , is it? I'd rather be known for something better than that. Although my arse-wiggling is second-to-none, I'd rather people remembered me for what I create.     

Jarvis Coc

Oh sure. I dug the fame, the power, the money, and playing to big crowds. Conquering America was the best thing.     

John Lennon

I don't think people mind if I'm conceited. Every rock 'n roll star in the world is conceited.     

Mick Jagger

I've got fifty-six gold singles, and fourteen gold albums and if anyone out there doubts it, if you ever come through Memphis you can come argue about it, 'cause I've got every one of them hanging on the wall.'     

Elvis Presley

The traditional rock star role is that you don't say anything. The best way to maintain your conceit is to keep your mouth shut and I'm certainly not prepared to do that. I couldn't.     

Brian Eno

I believe that every band had their ten minutes of glory. But I like to think that we've left enough options open to give us twenty minutes.     


I'm just the same as ever-loud, electrifying and full of personal magnetism.     

Little Richard

A rockstar is someone with a hole in his heart almost the size of his ego.     


I'm a rocker— I don't want to work. I want to goof off.     

Chrissie Hynde

Mild barbarians is how we were once described. And I can't really deny it.     

Jimmy Paige

Hey, you're a rockstar baby / Up in the buildin' makin' the club go crazy / Hey, you're a rockstar baby / Thowin' ass like that you must be a rock star baby.     

Christopher Bridges

She's got a body like a rock star / Look at her put on a show (show me girl) / She's got a body like a rock star / You can put her on a stage and let it go (oh, yeah).     

Eddie Galan

Sleep with rockstars...Support the arts.     

Bill Kaulitz

Being a rock star is like being a cult leader you really have to be in your own religion.     

Courtney Love

A rock star does not age!     

Anthony Kiedis

Being a rockstar is the intersection of who you are and who you want to be.     


If you act like a rock star, you will be treated like one.     

Marilyn Manson

You can't buy being a rock star.     

Travis Scott

There's no half-singing in the shower, you're either a rock star or an opera diva.     

Josh Groban

If you're listening to a rock star in order to get your information on who to vote for, you're a bigger moron than they are.     

Alice Cooper

The rock star is dying. And it's a small tragedy. Rock stars have blogs now. I have no use for that kind of rock star.     

Nick Cave

If I were a rock star, I'd design my own clothes. I'd do it because that's the mark of a true rock star.     

Shawn Amos

Rock stars did not invent burning out. They just do it louder.     

Rob Sheffield