Mariah Carey quotes talk about her singing career, life growing up and how she vies herself as a person. She took the world by storm in the 1990s and was one of the most successful singers in her day. She is a very close friend of Beyonce and their kids play together occasionally. She is well known for her high pitched voice and the Guinness World Records named her “Songbird Supreme.”
Mariah Carey Wiki
Mariah Carey is an American philanthropist, singer, song writer, actress, entrepreneur and record producer. Her singing style which is called the five-octave vocal range is not something heard among other singers except Axl Rose. Mariah was one of many who paid tribute to Kobe Bryant on his passing. Below are a number of her quotes.
Best Mariah Carey Quotes
“When you feel like hope is gone, look inside you and be strong and you'll finally see the truth- that hero lies in you.”
“There is a light at the end of the tunnel... hopefully its not a freight train!"
“I do not think I reinvent myself. Wearing my hair differently or changing my style of dress is playing dress-up. I don't take it too seriously."
“If you see me as just the princess then you misunderstand who I am and what I have been through."
“This is for all of you out there tonight, reaching for a dream - don't ever give up! Never ever listen to anyone, when they try to discourage you, because they do that, believe me!”
"Butterflies are always following me, everywhere I go."
“In this world, I call the shots and I think I know best."
“My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me - I'm tan, I guess."
“I'm not one of those people that goes into details of my personal life on national TV to get attention. Some things are better left unsaid."
“People are like, 'What is your whole obsession with butterflies?' I'm like, 'I'm not obsessed. I like them. Can't anybody like something?'"
“Time is irrelevant to me. I never wear a watch."
“I am very insecure about my looks, and I always have been because of being mixed race.”
“Forget the image, forget the ensemble, forget the rumours, forget the short skirts, the big hair, whatever! I owe this to the fans and I will never forget you so I want to accept this award on behalf of all of you."
“I could do my own nails... I went to beauty school in the 11th grade. But why would I do that now?"
“Whatever you're going through in your life, don't ever give up."
“I try not to be a jerk. I really do. I try to be nice and cordial."
“You really just want to know that somebody loves you for you. Sometimes you feel like an ATM machine with a wig on it."
“One day I promised God that if he would give me my voice back I would never smoke again. I got three octaves back after quitting."
“I work myself into the ground. But I think I'm a nice friend and a good person, and I try to do my work as best I can."
"I've seen the real extreme diva behaviour and I don't think that's who I am."
“A lot of people are singing about how screwed up the world is, and I don't think that everybody wants to hear about that all the time."
“I've seen other artists put out movies that went straight to DVD, and no one cared. Maybe their own fans bought the thing, and that was fine."
“I don't think anyone knows as much about what's right for me as I do."
“If critics have problems with my personal life, it's their problem. Anybody with half a brain would realize that it's the charts that count."