Shawn Mendes Quotes (Best Sayings & Song Quotes)

I'm permanent you can't erase me
Shawn Mendes
I carry around this little lion named Leo, which I've had for as long as I can remember.
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During crazy times, I just hold back. People are so quick to jump on something or rip it apart.
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I really love going back home. I think going back to a nice, relaxed little town is the best way to do it.
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It's extremely important just to keep things positive and happy as much as we can... I think it's important that singers, actors, or whatever use our voice to spread positive messages as much as we possibly can.
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I'm always upset about not doing things as good as I think I could have because I care.
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There's nothing that scares me more than, like, being in the ocean by myself.
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Absolutely, I never stop working on new music.
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I like funny girls.
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I'd rather sleep on the bus than in the hotel because I sleep way better on tour buses.
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People made fun of my skinny legs.
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I have a thing where if I'm not in control, I feel the whole world is about to collapse.
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The first year I started hockey, I didn't know how to skate, so I got on the ice with all of the hockey players, and we were doing drills where we had to go backwards in figure eights. And I could not skate, and I just kept falling on my butt, and it was very embarrassing.
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The people who are No. 1 are No. 1 for a reason.
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Definitely, it's hard being a young artist and being taken seriously.
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I loved entertainment and acting, performing. I just liked the stage and having the spotlight and stuff.
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Honestly, the more things start to get bigger and better, the more I am just inspired to work harder and put my music out there and make better music and keep everything going.
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Being a sex symbol isn't cool unless you're in love with a girl, and she calls you a sex symbol.
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I feel very comfortable with the U.K. tone and humour and laid-back attitude.
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I'm always wanting to spread as much positivity as possible, so I really try to keep that the case with my fans and with the campaigns that I do.
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I really love listening to Hozier. He's great.
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You tell me you were happier with him, but you want me to stay.
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True friends are never forgotten, they live within our hearts and souls.... forever , and always , dancing on our stage of memories.
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As soon as I get time, I really wanna dig down and do some acting.
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Manuka honey is magic.
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A lot of people who are 'social media' stars aren't considered to be 'real' stars, and people underestimate the amount of work it takes to edit and upload a video every single day and document your life like that.
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I feel pressure because I feel like I have a lot of parents in my life; I have a lot of people who are scared that I'm going to do something wrong.
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I'd love to work with Bruno Mars and Ryan Tedder.
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No matter what, I'm trying to have fun and, depending on the mood, fun can be on a roller coaster and playing onstage, or fun can be sitting in a room with three of your best friends talking for two hours.
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You look back at people like Elvis and The Beatles and still get their music because it's timeless. That's what I want.
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There are times when I'm super-overwhelmed, and everything feels like it's hitting me in the face at once, but I think what's keeping me calm, and who I am by staying true to myself, is my whole family being so supportive and keeping me grounded. They treat me the exact same way they treated me years and years ago.
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I loved Nashville. I was amazed by the whole place.
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I promise you, if you look at YouTube and see some of my first covers, you will hear that I don't sound good. But I was so obsessed with it and wanted so much to be good at it that I forced myself to figure out what sounds right and what sounds wrong.
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I used to write stories. Handwriting stories in school were a big deal for me. That's kind of what I did.
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First of all, I'm not gay. Second of all, it shouldn't make a difference if I was or if I wasn't.
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My mom says I'm not allowed to move out, but I'm allowed. I said I have to FaceTime her every night to make dinner with her because I won't be able to do it myself. So she said she'll accept it if I do that.
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I'd say some of my earliest scent memories are from home - just things that were around my house, and my mom's cooking.
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I want to graduate high school, so it's very important to me, and I'll be focusing hard on that as well.
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I'm proud to say I'm a role model for kids.
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Singing kind of came out of nowhere.
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I have a song called 'I Don't Even Know Your Name' which I think is going to be well liked across the board.
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There's a lot more to success than just singing.
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I don't like age barriers. I don't like when people treat you differently when they find out how old you are.
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No matter where you play, a stadium or an arena, when you're present on stage, it's going to feel like a theater.
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I picture myself now, and I picture myself in 30 years, and I'll probably be the same. I'll still think I'm not the greatest singer I can be.
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I'm very, very amateur, which is funny because I'm not in the amateur leagues.
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I work so hard to make that sure I'm successful. If you're positive and really excited and enthusiastic about what you're doing, it's going to happen, and it's going to happen big time.
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Sometimes when the song is right for that time period, it's just kinda bad to let it wait, and then when you do release it eight months down the road, it's not the same.
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I feel like every time I write a song, it feels like the first time I wrote a song. It's just as hard. It doesn't get easier, but that's why I love it: because it's a challenge every time.
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Every time I write a song my approach changes.
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I was an average student. I wasn't any standout. I remember when people started to know who I was and the label offers, people started to get a little weird and be weird around me.
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You just have to play it cool. You don't want everyone to know you're an amateur.
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I think if you're creating music, and you love the song, holding it back is just doing it an injustice.
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I haven't really found the right person. That sounds like an older person thing to say, but I'm too busy and - not in a bad way - don't want to waste my time.
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I'm writing all the time, really. It's become a little bit of a problem when I go home. Sometimes I should really go out and hang out with my friends, but what happens is I get really inspired and then just go and mess around on the computer.
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Being 15, I feel like people want me to go down the Justin Bieber, Cody Simpson sort of genre.
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Growing up in a suburban home, the world seems so massive to you. It seems like cities are so big and so far away, and there's so much in them. So your imagination runs wild, instead of when you are born in the middle of Manhattan, you'd know, like, that this is the biggest city.
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I like dancers. I have a thing for girls who dance.
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You don't have to be afraid because we're all the same
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There's so much negativity on social media, I don't want to add to that.
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I'm tortured because I care. I'm always upset about not doing things as good as I think I could have because I care.
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I don't really look into the past too much.
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I'm all over the place with muffins. Carrots are great. Banana, chocolate chip, they rock, too.
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I've always been really tall and lanky.
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When I put that first Vine out, I was just doing it for fun; there was no wanting to become an artist.
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I really like brunettes.
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Ryan Tedder is just a beast.
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I wanted to be an actor, like, so, so bad. I took acting classes, I auditioned for Disney, and then I realized how nervous I got with remembering lines.
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I don't want to just be a teenage star. I want to be known by parents, and I want them to go, 'Oh I love that song; he's really good for his age. My daughter loves him, but I love him, too.'
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Maybe I'm just a kid in love.
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I think anyone can do anything they dream of if they put their mind to it and put in the work.
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I'm kind of still learning my voice and learning my style.
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I'd be happy if anyone wore my fragrance. They don't have to be famous.
Shawn Mendes
I'd say the best scents are ones that don't overtake a room. I love things that remind me of the outdoors and home.
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I don't want to get on stage and just be another act.
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I love Milan, and I'm not just saying that. It's a city that gives me a great sense of euphoria. I can't explain why, but I feel a special energy there.
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There is such a hype and a big build up to me, and it's very hard to meet those expectations. That's been a big stress in my life.
Shawn Mendes
When you go on tour, you get so pumped up to make more music, learn more about yourself, and grow more musically. It always happens.
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You have to be careful not to make music something you don't want to do. Which happens. I've gotten off the road and been like, 'I hate it. I hate singing, I hate playing guitar.' Six days later, I'm in my bedroom singing at the top of my lungs because I love it so much.
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I think my all time favourite song would be between 'Slow Dancing in a Burning Room' and 'Dreaming with a Broken Heart' by John Mayer.
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I don't really like to say, 'This is where I'll be in five years,' because I truly have no idea.
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Live like your always trying to impress someone
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I'm not the best singer in the world; I'm just good at picking up what I want to sound like.
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My advice to anyone with a dream is to never stop pursuing it.
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It's amazing having so many people care so much about what I'm doing.
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I've never had a scandal, but I don't know if that's so much because I'm perfect, or because people aren't caring enough yet. Give it some time. I'll probably be very upset, but it's a part of the gig.
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Sometimes it all gets a little too much, but you gotta realize that soon the fog will clear up.
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Chance The Rapper is just unreal: he's changing rap and really creating this whole amazing new style.
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I love Australia; it was a really, really nice experience for me. It's such a beautiful place. The people are beautiful - like, really beautiful - and they are beautiful in terms of their personalities. It's a great place to be. It's like you are in a little bit of a dream world.
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I'm just growing so quickly, so my songs are quickly changing on me. But it's fine. I love them for what they are and what they were, to me.
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To be honest, I've only been to one concert, and it was Aerosmith. Aerosmith and Slash.
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I think it's not about what you say; it's about what you don't say.
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I'm not just writing songs that are narrating my life, but everyone else around my age because they're super-relatable.
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Island Records was the first record label to... acknowledge me. After that, quickly, Republic Records, and then Atlantic Records, Sony Records and Warner Bros. It was all the labels at once. It was absolutely insane, like, knowing that this many record labels were interested in me.
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You have to work the crowd.
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I would type in things like, 'How to play beginner songs on guitar,' and one of the first I learnt was 'Hey, Soul Sister' by Train. I taught myself these chords I didn't know the name of and slowly started to get the hang. I was obsessed with it.
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If I don't have cereal on the bus, I'm going to be really upset.
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I have songs about growing up, about ex-relationships - ex-relationship, I should say.
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I'm a very spontaneous person. When I see something that might be fun or different, I will try it.
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I'm still a little certain I'm a wizard.
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I think when you have raw emotion in a song, it makes it great.
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I always think, what type of 11th grader would I be if I was still at school? Or if I was home all the time, would I be at the gym 24/7? Would I be as good at guitar? I know I wouldn't be as mature as I am.
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I think I was just bored one summer afternoon, and I decided to post a little video of me singing and playing guitar out of tune.
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I believe vitamin C can fix everything.
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I felt like there were so many talented people who should be getting what I have.
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It's hard for me to just say, 'Wow, this is amazing - I'm famous. I'm living the dream.' I sit there and think, 'I'm scared - this can go away tomorrow.' My dad always says that I'm a tortured soul because I'm never pleased; I never feel like I deserve what I've achieved.
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Did people care about how a singer sounded live back in the day? I don't really feel like they did. Not everything was being filmed. Today, one huge mess-up, and millions are seeing it. There's a lot more on the line nowadays. We're so cautious and scared of messing up. It adds a lot of stress to a career.
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I was super-obsessed with cover videos. When I was, like, 10, I would come home from school and watch them from 4 o'clock until 8 o'clock every night. I was so intrigued that people took these super-popular songs and did them their own way.
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I come up with more ideas when I'm on the road, but I don't get to finish them. I don't get to fully flush them out because I'm so busy on the road. I'm very all over the place, but I'm definitely most creative when I'm out here.
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Love is probably the strongest emotion that you can feel. It's very natural - and I wouldn't want to say easy - but natural and comfortable to write about, and there's so many different forms of it, millions of layers - you could write forever about it.
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I started watching YouTube videos and singing, and it became something that I was obsessed with.
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So many of my songs are based on things that either happened to me or to someone I know, but there are also ones where I've written a made-up story. All of them are about very real emotions, and I just find different ways to express them.
Shawn Mendes
Ed Sheeran wrote his songs, so I wanted to write my own songs.
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Sometimes I get more excited for shows that I know are going to be quieter because it gets me more inspired to be more of a showman and be more of an entertainer and forces me to work harder.
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I love acting. I would really love to act.
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Just the fact that a thousand people in front of me were ready to hear me sing was one of the best feelings I can think of.
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I work out every day.
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My first Vine I really just posted out of spontaneity.
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I'm not a rapper.
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I was one of those kids who was just always on the Internet, always on YouTube, so it was easy for me to do it. It's not work. It's just fun.
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What I love about my fragrance Signature is that it's subtle and great to wear for any person at any time.
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From 15 to 18, everybody is a different person. Every six months, I have a whole new outlook on life.
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You can't get too comfortable and relax, because your world can flip overnight.
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Maybe I’m just a kid in love.
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Someone was like, 'If you wanna be a celebrity, know that every girl you talk to is going to be your girlfriend.' And I was like, 'Fine. I accept that for getting to do what I love for the rest of my life.'
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I give big ups to people who are very big on social media, whether they're doing vlogs or whatever. It takes a lot of effort.
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I've watched pretty much every Ed Sheeran video on You Tube that is possible to watch.
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