Janis Joplin Quotes.
I’m a victim of my own insides. There was a time when I wanted to know everything. It used to make me very unhappy, all that feeling. I just didn’t know what to do with it. But now I’ve learned to make that feeling work for me.
I would trade all my tomorrow’s for one single yesterday.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
All of a sudden, someone threw me in front of this rock and roll band. And I decided then and there that was it. I never wanted to do anything else.
It’s not what isn’t, it’s what you wish was that makes unhappiness.
I always wanted to be an artist, whatever that was, like other chicks want to be stewardesses. I read. I painted. I thought.
It’s hard to be free but when it works, it’s worth it!
To be true to myself, to be the person that was on the inside of me, and not play games. That’s what I’m trying to do mostly in the whole world, is not bullshit myself and not bullshit anybody else.
I’m just doing what I wanted to and what feels right and not settling for bullshit and it worked. How can they be mad at that?
Audiences like their blues singers to be miserable.
Rock on out.
The more you live, the less you die.
You are what you settle for.
If you’ve got a today, don’t wear it tomorrow. Tomorrow never happens. It’s all the same day.