Aaliyah was an American singer, actor, dancer, and model who went by the mononym Aaliyah.

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Best Aaliyah Quotes and Lyrics

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Whatever will be, will be. ~ Aaliyah.

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There are times I can’t even figure myself out. ~ Aaliyah.

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If I don’t think about it, it won’t drive me crazy. ~ Aaliyah.

I’m a total performer. ~ Aaliyah.

The Matrix is top secret. There isn’t much that can be said right now. ~ Aaliyah.

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There are certain things I want to keep to me. I don’t discuss my private life. ~ Aaliyah.

I’m a survivor and I can handle anything. I’m very confident about that. ~ Aaliyah.

I wanna be the best at what I do. I wanna sing, I wanna dance, I wanna act. That’s about it. ~ Aaliyah.

Of course, the advantage is that, being in this business, you get to learn a lot, experience a lot of new things, and you can become real successful. ~ Aaliyah.

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I don’t think about my previous success. I’m happy that the work I’ve done has been very successful. ~ Aaliyah.

I’m the interpreter. I’m the one who takes your words and brings them to life. I was trained to sing and dance and laugh, and that’s what I want to do. ~ Aaliyah.

You have to enjoy your job; you should wake up every day and love what you do… I honestly do… From the bottom of my heart to the depths of my soul. I’m truly happy. ~ Aaliyah.

My parents just tell me, ‘If you know what you want, you should stay determined and go for it. You can do anything.’ ~ Aaliyah.

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If you want to go to the mall, you have to take security. But it’s always cool. The kids are amazing. ~ Aaliyah.

I began to work the stage and get the audience into it. I also learned how to have fun out there. It is something I will never forget. ~ Aaliyah.

Famous Aaliyah Quotes and Lyrics

All I can do is leave it in God’s hands and hope that my fans feel where I’m coming from. ~ Aaliyah.

It’s fun to be creative and innovative and come up with something crazy. So I need people to work with who are not going to be afraid to take it to the left a bit. ~ Aaliyah.

Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people stay for awhile and leave footprints on our hearts and we are never the same. ~ Aaliyah.

You know we’re in a business where things are just unpredictable. You don’t know what’s going to happen…we were lucky Blessed, I think is a better way to put it. ~ Aaliyah.

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Sensual is being in tune with your sensual self. ~ Aaliyah.

I’ve been singing all my life. I’ve always wanted this. I sang in church, in school plays, and my parents gave me vocal lessons. My parents always said this was destined for me. ~ Aaliyah.

I don’t want to abandon one work for the other, and I don’t think I need to sacrifice anything to put my all into either one of them. ~ Aaliyah.

Top Aaliyah Quotes and Lyrics

Now you’re gone and I’m lost without you here now. But I know I gotta live and make it somehow. ~ Aaliyah.

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When you get into this business you have to grow up quickly. ~ Aaliyah.

When a fan comes up to you and says I love your music, there’s nothing better than that. ~ Aaliyah.

Age ain’t nothing but a number; throwing down ain’t nothing but a thang. This loving I have for you it’ll never change. ~ Aaliyah.

Everything is worth it. The hard work, the times when you’re tired, the times where you’re a bit sad… In the end, it’s all worth it because it really makes me happy. There’s nothing better than loving what you do. ~ Aaliyah.

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I want people to remember me as a full on entertainer and a good person. ~ Aaliyah.

If at first you don’t succeed/You can dust it off and try again/Dust yourself off and try again. ~ Aaliyah.

In film, you are a totally different person than in the video. ~ Aaliyah.

There is a bit of acting involved when you get in front of a camera for a video. Even when you perform onstage, you’re putting on a show. ~ Aaliyah.

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It’s hard to say what I want my legacy to be when I’m long gone. ~ Aaliyah.

I think it’s important to take a break, you know, from the public eye for a while, and give people a chance to miss you. I want longevity. I don’t want to get out there and run myself ragged and spread myself thin. ~ Aaliyah.

There is always a bit of pressure to do a good album – to do good work, period. ~ Aaliyah.

I’m involved in some action scenes, so they’ll train me for that. I’ll be working with my acting coach to prepare for my character. ~ Aaliyah.

Popular Aaliyah Quotes and Lyrics

That’s why I work every day. Ev-er-y day. I want to knock people out. ~ Aaliyah.

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There are times in my life when I just want to be by myself. ~ Aaliyah.

I wanted to be different and original but still have it be something my fans could get into. There also are some big, beautiful ballads. I told my producers that I wanted tracks that are going to blow up in the clubs, but I also wanted songs that were very melodic and with a lot of instrumentation. ~ Aaliyah.

I know that people think I’m sexy and I am looked at as that. It is cool with me. It’s wonderful to have sexy appeal. If you embrace it, it can be a very beautiful thing. ~ Aaliyah.

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It’s Friday and I’m ready to swing. Pick up my girls and hit the party scene. ~ Aaliyah.

It’s been so long and I’m lost without you, what am I gonna do? I been needin’ you, wantin’ you, wonderin’ if you’re the same and who’s been with you. Is your heart still mine? I wanna cry sometimes … I miss you. ~ Aaliyah.

I go through the same problems all young people go through. Being in this business, I accept that there are positives and negatives but having a strong family base and a belief in God enables me to weather the storms. ~ Aaliyah.

You have to love what you do to want to do it everyday. ~ Aaliyah.

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I really put a lot of pressure on myself, more so than other people. ~ Aaliyah.

I don’t feel I made any sacrifices at all. I’m doing my best to juggle. ~ Aaliyah.

Inspiring Aaliyah Quotes and Lyrics

Because I came out as a singer, I took the time to get an acting coach. ~ Aaliyah.

She is tough, she is independent, she is edgy, she gets involved in the action. ~ Aaliyah.

Keep working hard and you can get anything that you want. ~ Aaliyah.

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It was always part of the plan to move into acting. ~ Aaliyah.

I stay true to myself and my style, and I am always pushing myself to be aware of that and be original. ~ Aaliyah.

At your best, you are love. You’re a positive motivating force within my life. Should you ever feel the need to wonder why, let me know… ~ Aaliyah.

People are gonna look up to me because I’m young, black, and female. ~ Aaliyah.

So these were the 55 quotes from Aaliyah.

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