25 Famous Stevie Nicks Quotes

25 Famous Stevie Nicks Quotes

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Stephanie “Stevie” Nicks is a singer and songwriter from Phoenix, Arizona. She is most famous for being the lead singer for the iconic band Fleetwood Mac. Along with her time with the band she also has an impressive solo career. Fleetwood Mac’s album Rumours is still the sixth best selling studio album of all time. She continues to perform around the world and write music.

“Do you want to be an artist and a writer, or a wife and a lover? With kids, your focus changes. I don’t want to
go to PTA meetings.”

“I am pretty fearless, and you know why? Because I don’t handle fear very well; I’m not a good terrified person.”

“I can be. I do not normally try to be. In fact, there have been some reviews—which I’ve loved—that said I didn’t
try to sell my show on sex, that I sang my show. On the other hand, I know I’m cute. I can dance. I don’t have a
bad figure. I know exactly what I am. I’m certainly no great beauty. I know exactly how far I can go.”

“I have my own life. And I am stronger than you know.”

“I have no fear, I have only love.”

“I made a conscious decision that I was not going to have children. I didn’t want others raising them, and
looking after them myself would get in the way of being a musician and writer.”

“I phoned Prince out of the blue, hummed a melody, and he listened,” … “I hung up, and he came over within the
hour. He listened again, and I said, ‘Do you hate it?’ He said, ‘No,’ and walked over to the synthesizers that
were set up, was absolutely brilliant for about twenty five minutes, and then left. He was so uncanny, so wild,
he spoiled me for every band I’ve ever had because nobody can exactly re-create—not even with two piano players-
what Prince did all by his little self.”

“I was not going to be a stupid girl singer. I was going to be way more than that.”

“I watched Janis one time – we opened for her – and that’s the only time I ever saw her. We opened for Jimi
Hendrix. I got to stand on the side of the stage and watch him for two hours and then he died. But I got the
essence before they left.”

“If you have stage fright, it never goes away. But then I wonder: is the key to that magical performance because
of the fear?”

“It was my 16th birthday – my mom and dad gave me my Goya classical guitar that day. I sat down, wrote this song,
and I just knew that that was the only thing I could ever really do – write songs and sing them to people.”

“It’s just about a lady who’s a goddess of steeds and a maker of birds.”

“Love is only one fine star away.”

“Rock and menopause do not mix. It is not good, it sucks and every day I fight it to the death, or, at the very
least, not let it take me over.”

“Say, women, they will come and they will go. When the rain washes you clean you’ll know.”

“Singing is the love of my life, but I was ready to give it all up because I couldn’t handle people talking about
how fat I was.”

“That’s the words: “So I’m back to the velvet underground”—which is a clothing store in downtown San Francisco,
where Janis Joplin got her clothes, and Grace Slick from Jefferson Airplane, it was this little hole in the wall,
amazing, beautiful stuff—”back to the floor that I love, to a room with some lace and paper flowers, back to the
gypsy that I was.”

“The truly incredible thing is we’re realizing that you can perform a two-and-a-half-hour gig without being high
and still have a fantastic time.”

“There is a part of me that has to depend on fantasy, because if you can’t be somewhat of a fantasy person, then
you can’t write.”

“Thunder only happens when it’s raining, players only love you when they’re playing. ”

“We all did everything we could do to try and talk her out of [quitting]. But you look in someone’s eyes and you
can tell they’re finished. As Taylor Swift would say: ‘We are never ever getting back together ever!’ That’s what
“Chris was saying… But I’d beg, borrow and scrape together $5 million and give it to her in cash if she would
come back. That’s how much I miss her.”

“We don’t need to have somebody that’s gonna make sure they pay for our market bills. It’s like we have only one
reason to love and that is for the real idea of love.”

“Well, if the earthquake happens, I’ve got my steel-toed shoes and some rope, and we’ll get down a mountain.”

“When you grow up as a girl, the world tells you the things that you are supposed to be: emotional, loving,
beautiful, wanted. And then when you are those things, the world tells you they are inferior: illogical, weak,
vain, empty.”