Rihanna quotes talk about music but it talks way more about her life, past and present. Her quotes mention her views on relationships and growing up in Barbados. She talks about her experience of being a celebrity and how it makes her feel. She was supported by Jay Z and Beyoncé when she first began singing for a label.
Rihanna born Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She shot to stardom after doing an audition with music producer Evan Rodgers while he was in Barbados. Since then she has never looked back and currently represents her country as an ambassador. She was invited on a date by the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, but she never responded. Below are a number of her quotes.
“When I see myself as an old woman, I just think about being happy. And hopefully, I'll still be fly.”
“The bottom line is that everyone thinks differently."
“I never eat salad. I make sure I don't put a lot of junk into my system, but I hate vegetables!"
“I always keep my guard up with guys and I guess that can get in the way sometimes. I can make them go through hell.”
“If someone is right for you, you'll know it.”
"People think, because we're young, we aren't complex, but that's not true. We deal with life and love and broken hearts in the same way a woman a few years older might."
“I like to be creative."
“I am a child but I have to think and act like a woman, this business forces you to."
“I want to give people a taste of the Caribbean, and show them the fun side of me."
“I love reading people. I really enjoy watching, observing, and being able to figure out a person, the reason they wore that dress, the reason they smell the way they do."
“When I cut my hair, the whole sound changed, my style changed."
“I hate going to the gym and doing it the old-fashioned way. I hate anything that's too straightforward, too routine, too familiar. I get bored really, really quickly.”
“When I was fourteen and first started going out, I always wanted to be the opposite of everyone else. So I would go to the club in a polo T-shirt and pants and sneakers and a hat on backward, just so I would not be dressed like other girls."
“I am crazy and I don't pretend to be anything else."
“When I am putting looks together, I dare myself to make something work. I always look for the most interesting silhouette or something that's a little off, but I have to figure it out. I have to make it me. I think that's the thrill in fashion."
“I am happy and I'm single."
“People - especially white people - they want me to be a role model just because of the life I lead. The things I say in my songs, they expect it of me."
“If I cry, it's because I'm very angry and I can't do anything about it because I've run into a dead end. That's when the tears would come down."
“My mother would kill me if I posed nude! My mother raised me with certain standards."
"I have too many clothes, I have too many options."
“Single life is so overrated."
"I have such incredible experiences in my life."
“I don't do things for the response or for the controversy. I just live my life."
"You don't want to live your life and then meet someone. You want to share your life with someone. That's what I'm missing right now."
“You have to just accept your body. You may not love it all the way, but you just have to be comfortable with it, comfortable with knowing that that's your body."
“I don't have anything to hide."
“God just has a way of working things out the way he wants to and you have no say in that."
“You just want something else that someone else has, but that doesn't mean what you have isn't beautiful, because people always want what you have, and you always want what they have - no one is ever 100 per cent like, 'Yes, I'm the bomb dot com - from head to toe!'"
"I'd love to date somebody cool, fun, funny."
“I drink a lot of coconut water. It balances out all the other toxic stuff I put into my body."
“I don't like cream puff, corny guys. Usually, they are the nice guys, the ones that won't hurt you. They'll pull out the chair for you and the whole nine yards. Everything is perfect and boring."
“Honestly, I've been thinking lately about how boring I am. When I do get time to myself, I watch TV."
“There's a long way to fall when you pretend that you're so far away from the earth, far away from reality, floating in a bubble that's protected by fame or success. It's scary, and it's the thing I fear the most: to be swallowed up by that bubble. It can be poison to you, fame."
“I always believed that when you follow your heart or your gut, when you really follow the things that feel great to you, you can never lose, because settling is the worst feeling in the world."
“I don't have time to be lonely. And I get fearful of relationships because I feel guilty about wanting someone to be completely faithful and loyal, when I can't even give them 10 percent of the attention that they need. It's just the reality of my time, my life, my schedule."
“Streaming is a really big market for me. We've been doing great in the streaming market, so it's not something I want to alienate at all. Streaming counts now. They're treating artists the way we deserve to be treated."
“When it comes to everybody else's thing and their lane and their timing, I'm never doing anything intentional to, like, come after somebody. That will always be my biggest mistake or anybody's biggest mistake if that's their intention."
“I take risks because I get bored. And I get bored very easily."
“Guys need attention. They need that nourishment, that little stroke of the ego that gets them by every now and then."
“Steven Spielberg was my childhood hero."
“I think I'm like most people - we fear the unknown and the things that have yet to come to pass, which are the very things that don't deserve to be feared. When you give God complete control, it's very hard not to be fearless."
“The day I wake up without cellulite? Now that would be the perfect day."
“All my favorite artists and fashion icons and models are from the Nineties. Everybody was just so fearless."
Rihanna quotes share many intimate details about her life and can inspire those who love fairy tale type stories. She has produced many song with other singers such as Lady Gaga. I hope her quotes prove an inspiration for all who aspire to become successful despite their humble beginnings.