50 Adele Quotes About Life & Music

Adele is an extremely popular and successful British singer/songwriter. Adele is one of the highest-paid musicians in the world and known for her blues and jazz-influenced style.

Adele burst onto the music scene at the age of 19 and has since gone on to win numerous Grammy and Brit Awards, She has been nominated major awards and has won 86 awards, including an ‘Academy Award’, ‘AMA’, ‘Billboard awards’ and 10 ‘Grammy’.

Here’s a collection of the best Adele quotes:


50 Adele Quotes About Life & Music

1. “Heartbreak can definitely give you a deeper sensibility for writing songs. I drew on a lot of heartbreak when I was writing my first album, I didn’t mean to but I just did.” – Adele

2. “I don’t really need to stand out, there’s room for everyone. Although I haven’t built a niche yet, I’m just writing love songs.” – Adele

3. “I doubt I’ll be singing forever, because at some point people aren’t going to want to hear my music, and I hope that I’ll still get the opportunity to write songs.” – Adele

4. “I think it’s shameful when you sell out. It depends what kind of artist you wanna be, but I don’t want my name anywhere near another brand.” – Adele

5. “I’m like Johnny Cash. I only wear black.” – Adele

6. “I’ve never had a problem with the way I look. I’d rather go for lunch with my friends than go to a gym.” – Adele

7. “Let the sky fall, when it crumbles – We will stand tall – Face it all together.” – Adele


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8. “People think that I popped out of my mother’s womb singing ‘Chasing Pavements’.” – Adele


9. “The scars of your love remind me of us they keep me thinking that we almost had it all the scars of your love they leave me breathless I can’t help feeling we could have had it all.” – Adele

10. “You have to prioritize what you stress about when you have a child.” – Adele

11. “Don’t underestimate the things that I will do.” – Adele

12. “I don’t make music for eyes. I make music for ears.” – Adele

13. “I don’t have time to worry about something as petty as what I look like.” – Adele

14. “I love hearing my audience breathe.” – Adele

15. “I won’t let you close enough to hurt me.” – Adele

16. “I’ve never been more normal than I am now.” – Adele

17. “In the songs I can still be really really direct but in interviews when I’m explaining my songs I shouldn’t be so direct about who they’re about.” – Adele


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18. “People are starting to go on about my weight but I’m not going to change my size because they don’t like the way I look.” – Adele


19. “The focus on my appearance has really surprised me. I’ve always been a size 14 to 16, I don’t care about clothes, I’d rather spend my money on cigarettes and booze.” – Adele

20. “Where you go, I go, What you see, I see, I know I’d never be me without the security, Are your loving arms keeping me from harm Put your hands in my hand & we’ll stand.” – Adele

21. “Be brave and fearless to know that even if you do make a wrong decision, you’re making it for a good reason.” – Adele

22. “I don’t like going to the gym.” – Adele

23. “I don’t write songs about a specific, elusive thing. I write about love, and everyone knows what it is like to have your heart broken.” – Adele

24. “I like having my hair and face done, but I’m not going to lose weight because someone tells me to. I make music to be a musician not to be on the cover of Playboy.” – Adele

25. “I will not do festivals. The thought of an audience that big frightens the life out of me.” – Adele

26. “I’ve got some news… I’m delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together. I wanted you to hear the news direct from me, obviously we’re over the moon.” – Adele

27. “If I were a writer and not a singer in 10 years, I don’t know how I’d feel about writing really personal songs and getting someone else to sing them.” – Adele


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28. “Nothing that I wouldn’t do, to make you feel my love.” – Adele


29. “Sometimes my songs wander off a bit and are not always coherent.” – Adele

30. “Whenever I’m about to eat meat I always see my little dog’s eyes.” – Adele

31. “Americans are always mortified when I tell them this, but in England, it’s a tradition to put your plaques and photographs and awards and gold records and stuff in your bathroom. I don’t know why.” – Adele

32. “I can’t dance to save my life.” – Adele

33. “I don’t want to be in everyone’s face. I’m a big music fan, and I get really pissed off when it gets like that and I don’t want people to get like that with me.” – Adele

34. “I have never been insecure, ever, about how I look, about what I want to do with myself. My mum told me to only ever do things for myself, not for others.” – Adele

35. “I was about to meet Beyonce, and I had a full-blown anxiety attack. Then she popped in looking gorgeous, and said, You’re amazing! When I listen to you I feel like I’m listening to God.” – Adele

36. “I’ve always written down how I feel.” – Adele

37. “I’ve seen people where it rules their lives, you know, who want to be thinner or have bigger boobs, and how it wears them down. And I just don’t want that in my life.” – Adele


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38. “My worst fear is my music won’t connect with the public.” – Adele


39. “Should I give up or should I just keep chasing pavement, even if it leads nowhere?” – Adele

40. “We could have had it all…….” – Adele

41. “A drunk tongue is an honest one in my opinion.” – Adele

42. “I am never writing a breakup record again, by the way. I’m done with being a bitter witch.” – Adele

43. “I don’t rely on my figure to sell records.” – Adele

44. “I have insecurities of course, but I don’t hang out with anyone who points them out to me.” – Adele

45. “I want to go and see things as a fan again. I am a fan, but I can’t remember what it feels like to be a fan anymore. Because I’ve become an artist. I’ve become the artist.” – Adele

46. “I’m nervous whenever I perform.” – Adele

47. “I’ve never wanted to look like models on the cover of magazines. I represent the majority of women and I’m very proud of that.” – Adele


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48. “Music isn`t for the eyes, it`s for the ears.” – Adele


49. “Regrets and Mistakes, they’re Memories made.” – Adele

50. “There’s a fire starting in my heart.” – Adele



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