Top 100 Sing'd Quotes

#1. Thus hath the candle sing'd the moth. O these deliberate fools!

William Shakespeare

Sing'd Quotes #1321492
#2. I'd love to have the opportunity to sing in a Disney movie.

Moira Kelly

Sing'd Quotes #14
#3. My only contact with the outside world was an RCA Victrola, and Elvis would sing, and then I'd dream about expensive cars.

Jimmy Buffett

Sing'd Quotes #1805
#4. I had this weird, nomadic little tent with a rug over it, like a booth where I'd sing the vocals.

Neneh Cherry

Sing'd Quotes #10275
#5. I think I don't sing as hard as I used to sing. I used to kind of hit the accelerator a lot back in my youth, but now it's just being able to control it, and not work it so hard and use more of an emotional or sub textual kind of approach to singing.

K.d. Lang

Sing'd Quotes #31460
#6. I'd love to claim the title of 'songwriter' or 'intellectual,' but the truth is that anything that I ever learned how to do in conjunction with music was purely so that I would have a platform to sing from.

Brandi Carlile

Sing'd Quotes #32932
#7. When I was growing up, I grew up in church
my father was a pastor
so when I was growing up in Trinidad, I'd close all the windows in the church and go in the church every day after school and get a little microphone and pretend all these people were in the pews, and I would sing to them.

Heather Headley

Sing'd Quotes #39394
#8. I always thought I'd be really fun to sing a song with Miley.

Taylor Swift

Sing'd Quotes #58392
#9. The Raven's house is built with reeds, - Sing woe, and alas is me! And the Raven's couch is spread with weeds, High on the hollow tree; And the Raven himself, telling his beads In penance for his past misdeeds, Upon the top I see.

Thomas D

Sing'd Quotes #64093
#10. Spend time reflecting on your emotional and physical existence and how that applies to the voice. You have to apply that wisdom and experience when you sing - it's what comes through.

K.d. Lang

Sing'd Quotes #79731
#11. At primary school, me and my best friend used to do D.I.Y. assemblies, and we'd do it as many times as we could until we got banned! We used to sing 'Hero' by Mariah Carey; it was, like, my favourite song; we were obsessed with it. We'd do it as a duet, and it's the first I remember performing.

Jess Glynne

Sing'd Quotes #93006
#12. When I was growing up, I'd be in the choir. My mum was the organist in the church, so I'd sing in the church.


Sing'd Quotes #97007
#13. I'd never been around a capella or really knew much about it. I feel like I know a lot about music, but what I didn't anticipate is that when every actor has to sing a different part and then do all their choreography on the same beat or on the same word, it's really hard.

Jason Moore

Sing'd Quotes #111706
#14. I didn't have to do paper routes. I'd sing for 5 bucks a crack at weddings and church functions; I'd have four or five on some Saturdays.

Len Cariou

Sing'd Quotes #140696
#15. To touch everyone's heart, let us all sing a song of peace.

Debasish Mridha

Sing'd Quotes #147124
#16. The music was great for teaching about human nature. but I couldn't do any instruments or play anything. I like to sing. I'd rather sing than eat, but most people would rather hear me eat.

Kevin Fitzgerald

Sing'd Quotes #155925
#17. Whenever I hear Edith Piaf sing "Non, je ne regrette rien" - which is more often than I'd like, now that I'm at university - I can't help thinking, What the hell is she talking about? I regret pretty much everything.

David Nicholls

Sing'd Quotes #159773
#18. Start your own revolution, cut out the middleman In a perfect world we'd all sing in tune But this is reality so give me some room So join the struggle while you may The Revolution is just a t-shirt away

Billy Bragg

Sing'd Quotes #160226
#19. Playing on the streets of Iraq, or in Israel or the Gaza strip, I'd sing angry protest songs against war. People would say, 'Make us clap, make us dance, and laugh and sing.' It really made me think about the importance of happy music.

Michael Franti

Sing'd Quotes #165748
#20. She'd given it away once; she never would again. Life took things from you: mothers, friends, sometimes even choices. But that wasn't the same as giving parts of yourself away. It was her voice to use: to say no and yes and "I love you" with, to sing with, even to hold silent.

Jennifer Mason-Black

Sing'd Quotes #179182
#21. It didn't make much difference what time of night it was, whenever [my father would] come in drunk, he'd say, "Get up and sing me some songs." We didn't want to sing but we sang.

George Jones

Sing'd Quotes #183097
#22. I love you like a guitar loves hands. The strings of my heart will never sing without your touch.

Debasish Mridha

Sing'd Quotes #189346
#23. I always like to say that the music I'd like to make is somewhere between Pan Sonic and Scott Walker. But I don't sing anything like Scott Walker.

Josh Klinghoffer

Sing'd Quotes #196801
#24. If he'd been able to he would have rolled out a rose-petal carpet at her feet. He would have liked to conduct an orchestra of birds to sing as rainbows appeared in the sky, one by one.

Jose Eduardo Agualusa

Sing'd Quotes #197141
#25. Some guy said to me: Don't you think you're too old to sing rock n' roll?
I said: You'd better check with Mick Jagger.


Sing'd Quotes #203396
#26. More safe I sing with mortal voice, unchang'd To hoarse or mute, though fall'n on evil days, On evil days though fall'n, and evil tongues.

John Milton

Sing'd Quotes #204527
#27. I don't know if I'd ever sing a whole album because I don't know if I'd want to hear my voice for more than three or four songs.

Mark Ronson

Sing'd Quotes #213252
#28. I wish there was something more that performers could do other than get out there and sing at benefit performances. I wish I felt that if I had an empty room I'd like to bring in someone and make it a hospice, but I'm not Mother Teresa. I can't do that.

Bea Arthur

Sing'd Quotes #224501
#29. I can't sing very well but I'd like to try.

Elvis Presley

Sing'd Quotes #233657
#30. I had to go and sing with the musical director of the film, Simon Lee, who is just incredible, and it went great. I sang with him about five things, things we'd worked on. And then I went to sing for Andrew Lloyd Weber.

Gerard Butler

Sing'd Quotes #238208
#31. I don't know what happened. I just exploded. I'd never sung like that before. I used to stand still and sing simple, but you can't sing like that in front of a rock band. You have to sing loud and move wild with all that in back of you. Now, I don't know how to perform any other way.

Janis Joplin

Sing'd Quotes #243529
#32. There were times I used to go to parties when I was, you know, like 15-, 16-years-old, and I'd always bring my guitar, and all my friends would be like, sing one of the Smokey songs. And everything I sang was his music, and I could sound just like him.

Teena Marie

Sing'd Quotes #249174
#33. As is the curse of Humanity. We constantly rediscover the old and sing platitudes of its newness.

J.D. Brewer

Sing'd Quotes #250137
#34. I never, my producer never, we never let myself just sing. We were always trying to get the perfect vocal.

K.d. Lang

Sing'd Quotes #257625
#35. I'm sure any vocal teacher that listens to me would rather cut my throat than do anything - I do everything all wrong - but I think for me that's the best - because I don't think I have a voice so I think what I project would be style - if I learned to sing I'd lose my style.

Julie London

Sing'd Quotes #261903
#36. I would go visit my mom on Sundays, and my brother was working on stuff. I'd go in there and sing a little melody, then we started working with words and the next thing you know it was just born organically without really trying.

Taryn Manning

Sing'd Quotes #265639
#37. I'm seeing too many kids where they get fixated on their own autism. I'd rather have them get fixated that they like programming computers or they like art or they want to sing in the church choir or they want to train dogs, you know, something that they can turn into a career.

Temple Grandin

Sing'd Quotes #280962
#38. I've been singing my whole life. I'd randomly sing in the hallways at high school, and all my friends would be like, 'You should sing on 'Canadian Idol'! It definitely gassed me!

The Weeknd

Sing'd Quotes #281217
#39. Other than the 'Sesame Street' soundtrack, which I was obsessed with, the first artist I really felt I'd discovered on my own was Amy Winehouse. She was the first female artist I wanted to write like and sing like and be like.

Alessia Cara

Sing'd Quotes #305610
#40. You either evolve or you don't. I don't like old people on a rock n' roll stage. I think they look pathetic, me included. And the fact that I represent an era means I can't just go out there and do all new stuff. They would all say, 'Sing 'White Rabbit,' and I'd say no? That's rude.

Grace Slick

Sing'd Quotes #317019
#41. I never thought I'd sing or dance on national television.

Jane Krakowski

Sing'd Quotes #317383
#42. Listen, if you said to me, 'Adam Shankman is going to direct you in a musical and you have six months to learn how to tap,' I'd practice till I was blue in the face. I would do it because I'm so headstrong and think I can do anything. But just to show up and sing a little ditty, no.

Leslie Bibb

Sing'd Quotes #326726
#43. At last we've seen the first installment of Joss Whedon's new web series, 'Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog,' and it's sweeter than we'd ever imagined.

Annalee Newitz

Sing'd Quotes #327173
#44. All I want is a peaceful place where flowers can bloom, birds can sing, and the mind can fly with joy.

Debasish Mridha

Sing'd Quotes #328840
#45. Money talks, but it don't sing and dance, and it don't walk. And long as I can have you here with me, I'd much rather be, forever in blue jeans.

Neil Diamond

Sing'd Quotes #333750
#46. By the way, Reb, about the singing. What gives? Walt Whitman sang the body electric. Billie Holiday sang the blues. You sang ... everything. You could sing the phone book. I would call and say how are you feeling, and you'd answer, The old gray rabbi, ain't what he used to be ...

Mitch Albom

Sing'd Quotes #342277
#47. I'd had my heart broken, you see. Fell in love with the wrong chap and he crushed me right down to the bedrock. Nothing left but humiliation.

Deanna Raybourn

Sing'd Quotes #350590
#48. I've been a non-believer all of my life, but I'd drop to my knees and sing the praises of any righteous god who collapsed this Tower of Babel and scattered men across the Earth in a million virile, competing cultures, tribes, and gangs.

Jack Donovan

Sing'd Quotes #359822
#49. Also, I'd like to play an athlete again, while I'm still physically fit, or a musician, like Nat King Cole, because I play the trumpet and sing. I'd like to incorporate that into a character.

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Sing'd Quotes #362684
#50. If Rihanna stripped it all down morally rather than with her clothes, perhaps we'd get closer to Nina Simone. She's talented, but all we want is to sing the truth. If Britney Spears was to sing closer to her heart, she might have been the new Bobby Gentry or Dolly Parton.

Lou Doillon

Sing'd Quotes #366856
#51. All I'd ever done was sing songs that were dead straight and expressed powerful new realities. I had very little in common with and knew even less about a generation that I was supposed to be the voice of.

Bob Dylan

Sing'd Quotes #386585
#52. I did have a falsetto, but I only used it when I was joking around with friends or to annoy my girlfriends, or in the shower, because no one else was around. Or in college. I'd go to karaoke bars and sing Tina Turner songs in the original key.

John Lloyd Young

Sing'd Quotes #397226
#53. I used to do karaoke with Patrick Woolf in a karaoke box, and he would ring me up and say, 'Come down and do karaoke with me here,' and then we'd sing Kate Bush songs and get really, really emotional and theatrical in the booth.

Gwendoline Christie

Sing'd Quotes #403465
#54. I'd love to do a Broadway show, but I can't because of the style I sing.

Jackie Evancho

Sing'd Quotes #405898
#55. Head's all empty, I don't care,' he'd sing to me, quoting the Grateful Dead, and I'd force a smile, thinking that my head was never empty and that if it ever was, you could be darn sure I'd care.

Jennifer Weiner

Sing'd Quotes #412800
#56. I'd like to sing songs that are mellower. I don't want to be screaming when I'm 60.

Ozzy Osbourne

Sing'd Quotes #414307
#57. I always dreamed that I'd be a singer. I didn't dream about being a star or anything. I just knew I wanted to sing.

Lindsay Pagano

Sing'd Quotes #430297
#58. I never even held a guitar until I was 23 and living in California, but then loved it. I'm really not an accomplished instrumentalist. Maybe that has something to do with why I write and sing.

J. D. Souther

Sing'd Quotes #434757
#59. Marvin Gaye was a killer drummer. I think he just played during the soundchecks and he'd have another guy sing his parts while he played the drums. He just wanted to play the drums and have some fun.

Dr. John

Sing'd Quotes #435185
#60. I've done a lot of acting. I'm not saying I'm the greatest, but I'd love to act, I'd love to sing.

Jessica Hahn

Sing'd Quotes #435808
#61. Let your actions sing the best melody of life so that everyone can joyfully listen to it.

Debasish Mridha

Sing'd Quotes #437040
#62. I've got to stay awake,' she said, punching her cheeks until the roses came. 'There isn't time to sleep, I'd look consumptive, I'd sag like a tenement, and that wouldn't be fair: a girl can't go to Sing Sing with a green face.

Truman Capote

Sing'd Quotes #463416
#63. Yeah, sci-fi is definitely a big influence on Fear Factory. I've had people tell me we always sing about the same thing but it's like well, if we were a black metal band we'd sing about Satan, you know? What if we were a Christian metal band? All the songs would be about how much we loved Jesus.

Dino Cazares

Sing'd Quotes #467844
#64. We'd better go," I say. "It's time for you to make Hmong babies."
Toua pulls free from my grasp. "You little
"Go. Further the great Flower Clan. The mountainous homeland will sing from your victorious loins."
"You're disgusting!

Rose Christo

Sing'd Quotes #469368
#65. I'd like to go the Cher route and act and sing and write and have a TV show and do it all.

Bonnie McKee

Sing'd Quotes #483927
#66. I'd never seen the King of Cats fight before. He was suddenly everywhere, made of nothing but fangs and claws and fury, snarling like a chainsaw trying to sing opera. Our witless assassin never stood a chance.

Seanan McGuire

Sing'd Quotes #491350
#67. We'd just go to church and sing. My dad would get me and my sister Doris, and we would sing together. I sung the harmony, and my sister Doris took the lead.

George Jones

Sing'd Quotes #493370
#68. When I go on the road now, which is less than before, but still more than I'd like to, I think of myself primarily as a singer. Not a songwriter, not a celebrity, just a man who likes to sing.

Don McLean

Sing'd Quotes #509868
#69. If you were a child and every time your relatives had a few drinks, they'd be running after you with scary faces and big hands to pull you back to sing Don't Cry For Me Argentina, you wouldn't like singing either.

Roisin Murphy

Sing'd Quotes #513972
#70. My mother had a lot of parties when I was a child. There'd always be a moment when she would place me on the upright piano and have me sing Somewhere 'Over the Rainbow'.

Rufus Wainwright

Sing'd Quotes #555641
#71. I put the sing in single - especially when I'm in the shower. Does anybody have any requests they'd like to shout out while the water's getting hot? As always, silence all cell phones during the duration of my performance.

Jarod Kintz

Sing'd Quotes #562452
#72. My dad used to sing in a quartet. He loved everything: adult contemporary, anything smooth. He'd listen to the quartets.

Keri Hilson

Sing'd Quotes #567818
#73. In the past, when I'd recorded during a break in a tour, it was so easy to sing, because I felt strong. Also, like so many new mothers, I wasn't getting a lot of sleep, and sleeping is such a huge part of being able to sing.

Amy Grant

Sing'd Quotes #572193
#74. I don't sing anything that hurts my voice.

K.d. Lang

Sing'd Quotes #577241
#75. It's hard to sing really well when you're playing an instrument, but it'd be great to try and sing really well and have vocal effects and one drummer on a real drum-kit, and one on an electronic kit.

Jay Watson

Sing'd Quotes #600711
#76. My mom loved to sing - and I'll go on record and say she was the worst singer ever. I'd get up and move away from her!

Kenny Rogers

Sing'd Quotes #602635
#77. Nice tackle, babe, he said. And then he kissed me. No doubt about the intention this time. Not the sort of kiss you'd give your cousin, for instance. More like the sort of kiss a man would give a woman when he wanted to rip her clothes off and give her a reason to sing the Hallelujah Chorus.

Janet Evanovich

Sing'd Quotes #606976
#78. I knew people liked me on 'American Idol,' but I didn't think they'd care to come see me sing at my own show.

David Archuleta

Sing'd Quotes #608198
#79. Minimal is the word I'd use to describe how I live and dress, and it's also how I sing. I'm not a big fan of overemoting.

K.d. Lang

Sing'd Quotes #623470
#80. It made him want to sing hymns he'd never even heard before

Orson Scott Card

Sing'd Quotes #623759
#81. Last night, instead of sleeping,he just lay behind her, listening to her breathe and thinking that sound was sweeter than any song he'd ever heard her sing. And his Stella had a beautiful voice, never heard better.

Kristen Ashley

Sing'd Quotes #625893
#82. In earlier times, so many people sang much more. You know as a kid you'd go to some kind of religious training and or summer camp or whatever it was and you'd learn to sing a lot of songs.

Michael Tilson Thomas

Sing'd Quotes #634537
#83. I learn the most from trial and error. I learn about what I'd like to be able to do from people like Barbara Mason. Saying I want to sing like Barbara Mason and doing it, it's two very different scenarios.

Mayer Hawthorne

Sing'd Quotes #658728
#84. She was married for seven years to a concrete castle king. She said she wanted to learn to play the guitar and to hear her children sing. So I'd show up about once a week in my faded tight-legged jeans with a backlog full of hobo stories and dilapidated dreams.

Harry Chapin

Sing'd Quotes #664044
#85. Change like a tree
When it is winter
Don't complain or fear
Just wait for the spring
To bloom and sing

Debasish Mridha

Sing'd Quotes #681232
#86. What is to be done? We who are still half alive, living in the often fibrillating heartland of a senescent capitalism
can we do more than reflect the decay around and within us? Can we do more than sing our sad and bitter songs of disillusion and defeat?

R.D. Laing

Sing'd Quotes #701015
#87. I've said before, if you're going to earnestly sing a song around a campfire, you'd better be a Muppet!

Colin Trevorrow

Sing'd Quotes #709587
#88. I lucked out when I started to sing. I'd already experienced failing at everything else.

Cyndi Lauper

Sing'd Quotes #718850
#89. My name is Monica, and I am not submissive. I stand six feet tall in heels. I am descended from one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. I can sing like an angel, and growl like a lion. I am not owned. I am music.

C.D. Reiss

Sing'd Quotes #727594
#90. My voice and the styles and genres I sing all express my appreciation for what I hear.

K.d. Lang

Sing'd Quotes #728133
#91. I'd rather sing a good lyric written by someone else than one of my own that is terrible.

Vanessa Paradis

Sing'd Quotes #749451
#92. I am not a Ph.D. in economics or a doctorate in literature that I can afford to take my singing lightly. Even if I sing a jingle, I take it as seriously as oxygen.

Kailash Kher

Sing'd Quotes #755170
#93. When my parents fought, I'd run up to my room, put on The Sound of Music, open the window and sing out. My voice was my escape. I saw it as a way out.

Christina Aguilera

Sing'd Quotes #769158
#94. Pretty sure you wouldn't have to straddle the speaker. He'd bury his head and sing right into your vajayjay if you wanted.

Vi Keeland

Sing'd Quotes #773721
#95. I would sit in the back at church every Sunday trying to hide, and just when I thought I'd gotten through the service without her [grandmother] calling on me to sing 'His Eye Is On The Sparrow,' she'd always call me up

Brooke Valentine

Sing'd Quotes #774199
#96. Do little pink fairies sing and dance in your world, Peabody?"
"Sometimes, when it's very quiet and no one else can see.

J.D. Robb

Sing'd Quotes #793165
#97. I said I thought she had a very fine voice.
She nodded. 'I know. I'm going to be a professional singer.'
'Really? Opera?'
'Heavens, no. I'm going to sing jazz on the radio and make heaps of money. Then, when I'm thirty, I shall retire and live on a ranch in Ohio.

J.D. Salinger

Sing'd Quotes #805413
#98. Tomorrow I'm going to destroy you. I'm going to mark your body and ruin your mind. By noon, you won't know whether to laugh or cry. But tonight? Tonight I will revere you. I will build an altar of myself. I will frame you in stars.

C.D. Reiss

Sing'd Quotes #821245
#99. In school that used to happen a lot: they'd get me to sing and then they'd hate me for it.

Christina Aguilera

Sing'd Quotes #823758
#100. How did the land of Jefferson, how did the land of King, become the land of hamburgers and raisins that can sing? Roosevelt was cripple, Lincoln was a geek, they'd never get elected, their clothes were never chic.

Don McLean

Sing'd Quotes #851025

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