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Sting quotes on philosophy, people, passion, gratitude, honesty, soul, life, etc.

25 Great Quotes By Sting That Are Like Music To Our Ears

Famous As: Musician & Singer
Born On: October 2, 1951
Born In: Wallsend, England
Founder / Co Founder: Rainforest Foundation Fund, Rainforest Foundation US

Sting is an English musician and actor. From 1977 to 1984, he was the lead singer, bassist and principle songwriter for thenew wave rock band ‘The Police.’ In 1985, he launched a solo career; he has included elements of jazz, worldbeat, classical, rock, reggae and new-age in his music. He has bagged in seventeen ‘Grammy Awards,’ an ‘Emmy Award,’ a ‘Golden Globe Award,’ and has been nominated for the ‘Academy Award’ four times. We have rounded some interesting sayings by Sting which has been excerpted from his songs, lyrics, interviews, dialogues, writing, etc. Read through the compilation of Sting quotes on politics, passion, life, gratitude, people, finance, success, knowledge, yoga, music, ignorance, journey, religion, attitude, ignorance, freedom, death, etc.

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I don't drink coffee I take tea my dear I like my toast done on one side.

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I do my best work when I am in pain and turmoil.

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I come from a family of losers, and I've rejected my family as something I don't want to be like.

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I can't really change my life to accommodate people who are jealous. I don't see why I should.

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I can't fly a flag for monogamy or whatever the opposite is; it depends on the person and on the situation.

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I always stayed fit because I'm a performer, and all of those things help me to perform.

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How can I save my little boy from Oppenheimer's deadly toy?

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Honor the community you come from. Tell their stories.

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Hell is full of high court judges.

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Great music as much about the space in between the notes as it is about the notes themselves.

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Every ripple on the ocean, every leaf on every tree, every sand dune in the desert, every power we never see.

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Don't judge me, you could be me in another life.

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Convince an enemy, convince him that he's wrong. To win a bloodless battle, the victory is long. A simple act of faith, reason over might. To blow up his children would only prove him right.

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Be yourself, no matter what they say.

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At night a candle's brighter than the sun

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An uncle of mine emigrated to Canada and couldn't take his guitar with him. When I found it in the attic, I'd found a friend for life.

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A lot of people approach risk as if it's the enemy when it's really fortune's accomplice.

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A gentleman will walk but never run.. it takes a man to suffer ignorance and smile.. be yourself no matter what they say.

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I don't think happiness is necessarily the reason we're here. I think we're here to learn and evolve, and the pursuit of knowledge is what alleviates the pain of being human.

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I don't need to manufacture trauma in my life to be creative. I have a big enough reservoir of sadness or emotional trauma to last me.

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I don't like singing before noon.

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I don't drink coffee I take tea my dear, I like my toast done on one side. And you can hear it in my accent when I talk, I'm an Englishman in New York. See me walking down Fifth Avenue, a walking cane here at my side. I take it everywhere I walk, I'm an Englishman in New York. I'm an alien I'm a legal alien, I'm an Englishman in New York.

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For to sit in a room full of books, and remember the stories they told you, and to know precisely where each one is located and what was happening in your life at time or where you were when you first read it is the languid and distilled pleasure of the connoisseur.

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Humans make the mistake of believing that it is their right to survive. Species die out on this planet all the time without anyone noticing. The planet will still be there, and we must lose this attitude of divine right, that something will save us.

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I don't belong to a church or political party or a group of any kind. I feel that Amnesty International is the most civilized organization in history. Its currency is the written word. Its weapon is the letter; that's why I am a member. I believe in its non-violence; I believe in its effectiveness. Its dignity and its sense of commitment. Its focus on individuals and the concentration and tenacity with which they defend those imprisoned for their ideas has earned it the cautious respect of repressive governments throughout the world.

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