Advice to Live by from Famous Musicians

Advice to Live by from Famous Musicians

When you think of mottos and mantras to live by, we’re probably right in guessing you use musician’s words and lyrics as inspiration. We’ve always believed that there is power in music, especially when it comes to the words in songs.  If you’re in need of some encouragement, here’s some advice to live by from famous musicians.


“If everything was perfect, you would never learn, and you would never grow.” –Beyonce Knowles

“I think the tiniest little thing can change the course of your day, which can change the course of your year, which can change who you are.” – Taylor Swift

“If you have the opportunity to play this game of life, you need to appreciate every moment. A lot of people don’t appreciate the moment until it’s passed.” –Kanye West

“Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are.” –Kurt Cobain

“Embrace what makes you unique, even if it makes others uncomfortable. I didn’t have to become perfect because I’ve learned throughout my journey that perfection is the enemy of greatness.” –Janelle Monáe

“Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.” –Willie Nelson


“The sun is up. The sky is blue. It’s beautiful, and so are you.” –The Beatles, Dear Prudence

“There’s still time to change the road you’re on.” –Led Zepplin, Stairway to Heaven

“You got to lose to know how to win.” –Aerosmith, Dream On

“Get up, stand up. Don’t give up the fight.” –Bob Marley, Get Up, Stand Up

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” –Semisonic, Closing Time

At Grace Music School, we believe in using music to inspire and empower every student who walks through our doors. We offer music lessons and vocal lessons using fun and innovative methods tailored to meet the needs of each student. For more information or to schedule a lesson, call us at 631-239-6169 (Fort Salonga) or 631-470-9705 (Melville).

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