Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone (1958) is a famous singer, actress, dancer and American movie star. She has managed to sell more than 300 million records worldwide, becoming the best selling female artist of all time. Madonna, often known as "The Queen of Pop", has had a profound influence on musical culture. He has always followed an independent approach to his career: writing most of his songs and constantly redefining his image. To overcome the limits of taste and behavior, he has often courted the controversy over altering religious and moral sensibilities.
Today we leave you this wonderful compilation of some of his best phrases.
Famous quotes from Madonna
I am a role model for those who dare to be different, for those who dare to take a stand in their life and have an opinion.
I have been famous and anonymous, loved and hated, and I know how transcendental that is. Therefore, I have the right to risk and do whatever I want.
I prefer to walk through a fire than around it.
I am tough, I am ambitious and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a slut, it seems perfect.
Most people do not know what true love is. True love is unconditional.
If your joy derives from what society thinks of you, you will always be disappointed.
I don't like tags. They limit you, and I don't want limits.
When I'm hungry, I eat. When I'm thirsty, I drink. When I feel like saying something, I say it.
I do not regret anything, everything I did marked a step in my life, without that it would not be what I am.
If it is bitter at the beginning, in the end it is sweeter.
It is better to live a year like a tiger than a hundred like a sheep.
If I'm afraid of something, that usually means that I should do it.
I do not believe that one can be truly loved until one knows how to know and love oneself.
We all fall to the ground at some point. It's the way you get up, that's the real challenge. It's not like that?
No matter who you are, what you have done, where you come from, you can always make a change by being a better version of yourself.
The first boy I slept with had been my boyfriend for a long time and I was in love with him.
Love is emotion, and sex, action.
Beauty is where you find it.
I do not regret all those years of provocation. Then I was motivated to do it, but now anyone can.
My great weakness is my insecurity. I'm very insecure. I live plagued with insecurities 24 hours a day.
If I were smart, then I'd run away, but I'm not, I guess I'll stay.
If you take everything I do seriously, you will end up horrified, intimidated, insulted or worse, bored.
I will not be happy until I am as famous as God.
If being a decent person is being traditional, then I am a traditional person.
Marilyn Monroe was a victim and not me. That is why there is no comparison possible.
Deep down I am a good girl. But I can also be a witch. I am a very perfectionist and I have to endure a lot of pressure. Sometimes when you want to get something you have no choice but to be a true witch.
We must all treat each other with human dignity and respect.
There are many people who are afraid to say what they want, so they never get it.
Sometimes I think I was born to honor my name. How could it not be different having Madonna's name? In the end, I would have ended up being a nun or what I am now.
I will turn the world into a dance floor.
If my mother were alive, I would be different. I often have to be very careful. When someone dies and the years pass, you tend to turn him into something different from what he was.
I am my own experiment. My own work of art.
Do you know what a mermaid is? She is a woman who leads men to death.
I'm not a big fan of drugs, they don't go with me. The few times I tried them, and this many years ago, I did not enjoy them.
You can love me or you can hate me, both are in my favor. If you love me, I will always be in your heart and, if you hate me, I will always be in your mind.
I've always been attracted to creative people. That's why I don't want to be the smartest person in the room, but the dumbest person.
I would never have become who I am if I had not had all those outdated rules against which to rebel.
At least my cage is full of light.
I do not apologize for those years of sex; I was attracted to breaking the rules and being a rebel. If a man can do it, me too.
Only when I'm dancing can I feel this for free.
Sometimes you have to behave like a whore to be listened to.
I know that sometimes I don't behave like a human being. When I look back and read the things I used to say, or see my haircut, I feel shame.
I defend freedom of expression, doing what you believe and chasing your dreams.
Never forget to dream.
I have more friends than friends, but in recent years, I have cultivated more female friendships.
Most of the time I'm a bad girl, it would scare me a little if it wasn't.
I always thought it should be treated like a star.
There is still a field in which as a woman people can discriminate against you without anything happening: age. In that aspect, we still live in a totally sexist society.
Poor man whose pleasure depends on the permission others give him to get it.
Everyone probably thinks that I am a lost nymphomaniac, that I have an insatiable sexual appetite, when I really prefer to read a book.
I am not a feminist, I am a humanist.
I admire Frida Kahlo because she dressed as a man, had a mustache and, even so, was able to be glamorous.
When I see photos of the beginnings of my career unconsciously I wonder what is that ?.
If you ever doubt yourself do it as God would do: with love and altruism. That is what I try to convey to the world.
The power is for someone to tell you that he doesn't love you and that that doesn't leave you shattered.
I want to be like Gandhi, Martin Luther King and John Lennon, but I also want to be alive.
I have always wanted to be taller. I have the same complex as all the short people, we always want to be taller.
Power is a great aphrodisiac. And I am a very powerful person ...
If I have to go to the movies to watch a movie at 7 in the morning, I get up at 4 to do my gymnastics routine. My life can be messy, but I never lack training.
I probably complicated things even more by making my feelings public, but that was what I did.
Only love can last.
I am not against plastic surgery, I am only against talking about it.
My fans are the best, they have been with me in the good and the bad, I would not be where I am today without them.
I don't think we're better than men, but we do have an extra chromosome that makes us more accommodating.
Sometimes I think I was born to honor my name. How could it be something other than what I am calling me Madonna? It was being this or being a nun.
It's not easy to have a good marriage, but I don't want it to be easy. Easy does not make you grow. Easy does not make you think. I thank God every day that I am married to a man who makes me think. That is my definition of true love.
To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To simply give. That requires courage, because we don't want to fall on our faces or stay open to hurt ourselves.
Of the films I have made, I would say that half are good and half have been crap, but we all make bad movies. Honestly, I can think of award-winning actors from the academy who have made worse films than me.
What else do I need to conquer? With a little luck, my ego. How will I know that I have succeeded? When I stop worrying about what people think.
Is fuck a bad word? Fuck is a good word. Fuck is the reason you're here, if your parents hadn't screwed you wouldn't be here tonight, so ... What do they give you!
I am ambitious, but if I were not as talented as I am ambitious, I would be a great monstrosity.
When I get on my knees, it's never to pray.
I am attracted to the obstacles I have to overcome. I like challenges, everything that is difficult to achieve.
I would not like to have a penis. It would be like having a third leg. It seems a mechanism that would like to be a leg. I think I have a penis in my brain and I don't need to have one between my legs.
You have to have patience. I do not.
The first time I came to New York was the first time I was riding on a plane. Also the first time I got in a taxi. It was the first time of all. And I arrived without knowing anyone and with only 35 dollars in my pocket. That is the most daring thing I've ever done in life.
Condoms saved my life.
If you move with my music, it's like dancing in my arms
Family is everything. The family is first. It's not what I expected, but nothing is.
I think everyone should get married at least once in a lifetime so they could see how stupid and ancient that institution is.
I still have the same goal I had since I was a child: to dominate the world.
People thought that one day they would wake up and I would not be there anymore, but they were wrong ... I will never leave.
People believe that to be a star is to be famous, to be constantly photographed, to go to limousine parties, to be criticized and loved by everyone, to be rich, rich, rich, to have everything. You know? They are right.
Fame can be very annoying. It's like a drug: With her it seems that you are happy, important, that your life is full, but it doesn't let you see the really important thing in life.
I need to have an organized life. And I have it. You probably have to pay a price for it, but this is what you wanted.
Something I have learned over time is that I am not the owner of my talent, but my manager.
I hate being called a pop star. I hate it.
Young people are more adventurous. They are more open and more fun. Have you ever met men my age? Either they are married, or they are fat and bald bitter.
I've tried to be the mother that I didn't have. I try to give them advice, support them, and I ask my sister for help, who was raised by my grandmother and is a good mother.
I will continue writing the music I want to write. I can't pretend I'm 18 years old.
I am a gay man trapped in a woman's body.
If you are proud of something, brag about it. Or do boys who have a perfect torso not take off their shirts whenever they can to show it?
I have never had a conventional life, so it would be foolish to believe that I am now going to start making conventional decisions.
I am like a cockroach. You just can't get rid of me.
If I were a girl again, I would like to be like my fans: I would like to be Madonna.
I hate hydrangeas.
If people are still determined to see me only as a mother, fuck them! My heart is that of a teenage daughter and very rebellious.
Sex is only dirty when you don't wash yourself.
I think the birth of my daughter was a kind of rebirth for me. It made me see life in a whole new way. And it made me appreciate life in a way that I don't think I did before.
People believed that one day they would wake up and not be there anymore. But they were wrong: I will never leave.
There are times when I can't believe how old I am. But the truth is that I feel better now than 10 years ago, so I don't have the feeling of missing anything.
Sometimes I think I'll live forever. I don't want to die I don't want to face the unknown. I don't want to immerse myself in the darkness there. I want to stay here, where I know everything is.