With life having its various ups and downs, everyone needs positive reminders and lighthearted expressions from time to time. For songwriters, this is especially important to not only overcome the pitfalls of the music business but also nurture inspiration.
That's why we're constantly sharing motivational quotes and funny sayings with you on our social pages. And now, you can view some of your favorites all in one post. Read on to check out 48 inspirational, funny, and thoughtful quotes to help you grow and laugh.
The job of art is to chase ugliness away. ~ Bono
You were born to be real, not to be perfect. ~ Ralph Marston
A bridge's main purpose is to create contrast from the rest of the song. Be mindful of it. ~ Tunedly
Keep calm and get in tune! ~ Tunedly
Without music, car rides would be really awkward. ~ Unknown
Music can change the world because it can change people. ~ Bono
A song's chorus will be more memorable if it's emotionally moving. ~ Tunedly
Those who say money can't buy happiness have obviously never bought tickets to a rock music concert. ~ Unknown
When you show someone something you are really proud of and they say "Cool" and change the subject. ~ Funny meme
I was created to create. ~ Unknown
I dig, you dig, we dig, he dig, she dig, they dig... It's not an outstanding poem, but it's very deep. ~ Funny meme
Old ways won't open new doors. ~ Unknown
Songwriting is my way of getting out anger, aggression, happiness and love. It's just about getting it out - and making you feel better. ~ Ed Sheeran
The world needs your creative energy. Let's keep it flowing. ~ Tunedly
If you can't handle me randomly blurting out song lyrics that relate to what you just said, we can't be friends. ~ Funny meme
I end up bringing my sexy guitar just about everywhere I go. ~ Funny meme
Yes, it takes guts to decide to be a songwriter. ~ Chris Erhardt
If everybody was happy in their relationships, there wouldn't be much good music. ~ Unknown
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. ~ John Lennon
The minute you stop making mistakes is the minute you stop learning. ~ Miley Cyrus
If music is your life, make it your living. ~ Unknown
I love it when I hear lyrics that totally apply to my current situation. ~ Unknown
I like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things. ~ Tom Waits
That amazing moment when you hear a song you haven't heard in years and you still know every word. ~ Funny quote
Whenever I feel bad, I use that feeling to motivate me to work harder. ~ Beyoncé
Music gets me through everything. ~ Unknown
Let me love you, and I will love you until you learn to love yourself. ~ Ne-Yo
If the music is too loud, you're too old. ~ Ted Nugent
You can't overdose on music. ~ Unknown
Musicians own music because music owns them. ~ Virgil Thomson
Make your passion your paycheck. ~ Unknown
Don't let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace. ~ Dalai Lama
► the moments. ▌▌ the memories. ■ the pain. ◄◄ the happiness. ~ Funny quote
Music drives you. It wakes you up, it gets you pumping. ~ Dimebag Darrell
That's what drew me to rock music in the first place - that sense of remaking the world on your own terms. ~ Stephan Jenkins
I really feel like I've nailed songwriting. It's my specialty. It's what I'm good at. ~ Sia
Music only makes me stronger. ~ Fun quote
Sundays - messy hair, big shirts and music. ~ Funny quote
Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. ~ Henry Van Dyke
My taste in music ranges from: "you need to listen to this" to "I know, please don't judge me." ~ Funny quote
I am a songwriter. Everything affects me. ~ Taylor Swift
My music will tell you more about me than I ever will. ~ Unknown
Self-expression through lyrics set to music is therapy for many. ~ Chris Erhardt.
If someone says you have too many guitars, unfriend that person. You don't need that kind of negativity in your life. ~ Funny quote
Going on YouTube just to watch a music video, then 2 hours later, you find yourself watching a tutorial on how to talk to a cow. ~ Funny quote.
At 60, your favorite classic rock song is now elevator music. ~ Funny quote
i. The music
ii. The "music business"
iii. The "music industry"
Love the 1st, learn the 2nd, outsmart the 3rd.
Tunedly is designed to be as unique as your music. ~ Tunedly
There you have it. If you like these quotes, we invite you to share them with all your songwriter colleagues. « return to blog