79+ Best Stevie Nicks Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Stephanie Lynn Nicks is an American singer and songwriter. Profoundly inspirational Stevie Nicks quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Stevie Nicks Quotes

It was my 16th birthday my mom and dad gave me my Goya classical guitar that day. I sat down, wrote this song, and I just knew that that was the only thing I could ever really do write songs and sing them to people. Stevie Nicks

What has Rock and Roll ever done for us? Everything. Stevie Nicks

Rock and menopause do not mix. It is not good, it sucks and every day I fight it to the death, or, at the very least, not let it take me over. Stevie Nicks

Twenty years ago I sat down and decided that I would create a really wonderful image, an unforgettable image. And now I’m kind of stuck with it. It’s like when I don’t wear my fringy, gypsy stuff, people kind of look at me like, ‘What’s wrong? Stevie Nicks

By the time I was five, I was a little diva. Stevie Nicks

If you have stage fright, it never goes away. But then I wonder is the key to that magical performance because of the fear? Stevie Nicks

He and I were about as compatible as a rat and a boa constrictor. Stevie Nicks

I’m going to be singing Dreams and Rhiannon when I’m 75 and that’s just fine with me. I just hope my chiffon doesn’t get tangled in my rocking chair. Stevie Nicks

If you see somebody running down the street naked every single day, you stop looking up. Stevie Nicks

My life is a testament to believing that if you want something you can make it happen. Stevie Nicks

Most women would not be happy being me. People say, But you’re alone. But I don’t feel alone. I feel very un alone. Stevie Nicks

I’m going to spend my life writing poems, turning them into music that will affect people and touch their hearts. Stevie Nicks

I was not going to be a stupid girl singer. I was going to be way more than that. Stevie Nicks

But when something does happen to me. I feel that it’s my duty to actually share that with all of you guys. I want to immediately go to my desk and start writing about it. Stevie Nicks

Prince and I were just friends. I think he would have been happy to have had a relationship. Stevie Nicks

There is a part of me that has to depend on fantasy, because if you can’t be somewhat of a fantasy person, then you can’t write. Stevie Nicks

But for me, I knew that if I had a baby, I would have to take care of that baby, and I wouldn’t have been happy with a nanny taking care of my baby and walking into the room and having my child run across the room to another woman. Stevie Nicks

I’m going to write the songs that people can’t write for themselves. Stevie Nicks

Singing is the love of my life, but I was ready to give it all up because I couldn’t handle people talking about how fat I was. Stevie Nicks

I have no fear, I have only love. Stevie Nicks

The day before my 16th birthday I got my guitar. Stevie Nicks

If you really want to save yourself a whole lot of heartache, do not fall in love with somebody in a band. Just don’t. Stevie Nicks

When you’re rich and famous you are the dominant force in a relationship, even if you try hard not to be. I’ve talked of sacrificing everything for Fleetwood Mac, but I realize now that it is simply the only thing I’ve ever wanted to do. Stevie Nicks

Love is only one fine star away. Stevie Nicks

You know, the man of my dreams might walk round the corner tomorrow. I’m older and wiser and I think I’d make a great girlfriend. I live in the realm of romantic possibility. Stevie Nicks

Love is a word that some entertain. If you find it you have won the game. Stevie Nicks

I preferred not to be laden down with a big instrument. If you’re behind a guitar, you get used to being behind a guitar, and you don’t really perform because you can’t. I wanted to be able to just hold on to the mike and sing. Stevie Nicks

I live in the realm of romantic possibility. Stevie Nicks

If you have stage fright, it never goes away. But then I wonder is the key to that magical performance because of the fear? Stevie Nicks

Stop dragging my heart around. Stevie Nicks

I wouldn’t like to be in movies. Movie people are strange. They live a different life than musicians do. Stevie Nicks

Why does the greatest love become the greatest pain? Stevie Nicks

I had Botox and I hated it. For four long months, I looked like a different person. Stevie Nicks

When you’re hurt or angry, let go by tapping into your humbleness. Stevie Nicks

I think they all went too far. Their jeans got too low, their tops got too see through. Personally, I think that sexy is keeping yourself mysterious. I’m really an old fashioned girl, and I think I’m totally sexy. Stevie Nicks

You want people to remember you for your grace. Stevie Nicks

It’s really hard when you break up with somebody, or somebody breaks up with you, and you’re in this band; guess who you have to see in the next day in the hotel in the breakfast room? That person. Stevie Nicks

Your graciousness is what carries you. It isn’t how old you are, how young you are, how beautiful you are, or how short your skirt is. What it is, is what comes out of your heart. If you are gracious, you have won the game. Stevie Nicks

Right now I’m not involved with anybody, but I hope by 75 I will be again. Stevie Nicks

I believe that there is a certain amount of mysticism that all women should have, that you should never tell all your secrets, that you should never tell everybody all about you. Stevie Nicks

I didn’t want to look like anyone else like Janis Joplin or Grace Slick. That’s why I never went to any of the big designers. Stevie Nicks

When you grow up as a girl, the world tells you the things that you are supposed to be emotional, loving, beautiful, wanted. And then when you are those things, the world tells you they are inferior illogical, weak, vain, empty. Stevie Nicks

Men are going to go out on the road and they’re going to find other women. So if you really want to save yourself a whole lot of heartache, do not fall in love with somebody in a band. Just don’t. Stevie Nicks

But never have I been a blue calm sea I have always been a storm. Stevie Nicks

I made a conscious decision that I was not going to have children. I didn’t want others raising them, and looking after them myself would get in the way of being a musician and writer. Stevie Nicks

There is always magic to be summoned at any point. Stevie Nicks

I watched Janis one time we opened for her and that’s the only time I ever saw her. We opened for Jimi Hendrix. I got to stand on the side of the stage and watch him for two hours and then he died. But I got the essence before they left. Stevie Nicks

I’m not a witch, I just like Halloween, and I thought that blondes look skinnier in black. Stevie Nicks

My other family is Fleetwood Mac. I don’t need the money, but there’s an emotional need for me to go on the road again. There’s a love there; we’re a band of brothers. Stevie Nicks

If you can find a passion at a young age, somewhere between fifteen and thirty, if you can find that passion, I can pretty much guarantee you that you can be sixty five and still love that passion and still have a reason to dance out of bed and down the hall every morning. Stevie Nicks

I want to be age appropriate. I don’t want to be that girl you see walking away and she looks 25 and then she turns around and she looks 90. Stevie Nicks

By the time I was five, I was a little diva. Stevie Nicks

If you want to find somebody and you want to be married and you want to have children, don’t make it a rock star. Stevie Nicks

I love leather and I love lace, but not necessarily together. I’m probably happiest in a long black velvet dress, black suede boots, and some kind of really beautiful wrap than I am in anything else. I don’t even own a pair of jeans. Stevie Nicks

I’m doing lots of interviews and stuff. I’m longing for the days of getting up, not having to put on makeup and do my hair and just going to the studio. Stevie Nicks

I’m obsessed with lighting. I’m constantly shopping for different lightbulbs. I love rainbow lightbulbs. And also, one should not live without dimmers. Life is all about lighting. Stevie Nicks

I am pretty fearless, and you know why? Because I don’t handle fear very well; I’m not a good terrified person. Stevie Nicks

I totally believe in magic. Because my life, I think, has been very magic, and magical things have come true for me time after time after time. Stevie Nicks

Everything on this record is what I really wanted to say, and I’m back to being the poet I always thought I was. Stevie Nicks

There are days when I swear I could fly like an eagle And dark desperate hours that nobody sees My arms stretched triumphant on top of the mountain My head in my hands down on my knees. Stevie Nicks

My generation fought very hard for feminism, and we fought very hard to not be labeled as you had to have a husband or you had to be in a relationship, or you were somehow not a cool chick. Stevie Nicks

I do not walk away in the face of adversity and never have. Stevie Nicks

We don’t need to have somebody that’s gonna make sure they pay for our market bills. It’s like we have only one reason to love and that is for the real idea of love. Stevie Nicks

Do you want to be an artist and a writer, or a wife and a lover? With kids, your focus changes. I don’t want to go to PTA meetings. Stevie Nicks

Even in my really bad, drugged out days, I didn’t go away. I still toured, still did interviews. I never gave up the fight. That’s why I’m who I am today, because I didn’t leave. And I think I made the right choice. Stevie Nicks

I love to live in a world of magic, but not a fake world of magic. We all really basically have a lot of magic. It’s only those of us who choose to accept it, that really understand it. It’s there for everyone. That’s the only thing that I feel I am able to give to people and that’s why I know that they respond to me because I try to give them only their own magic not mine, but theirs. Stevie Nicks

I don’t really like to be filmed. Stevie Nicks

The sea changes color, but the sea does not change. Stevie Nicks

Being able to take care of myself is something that my mom really instilled in me. Stevie Nicks

All I ever wanted Was to know that you were dreaming. Stevie Nicks

If you’re an unattractive girl who’s trying to be beautiful with Botox, forget it. If you are a beautiful girl who’s trying to be beautiful with Botox, you will look like you’re angry all the time. Stevie Nicks

You can’t just be a wimp and then a year and a half or two years later decide to not be a wimp anymore. Because people will always treat you like a wimp once they have decided that’s what you are. Stevie Nicks

I hated Chris, my brother. I would pull his hair and kick him, until one day my father gave him permission to fight back. I’ll be apologizing to him for the rest of my life. Stevie Nicks

You have to be strong and tough and intelligent and smart and kind of plan out what you’re going to say and know who you are. So that people will get that right away. Because then they’re always going to be great to you. And they’re always going to treat you with respect. Stevie Nicks

For 70 nights, right across America, I’ve been getting out there with two ex lovers and we’ve been playing songs which are so specific about each of us, you just wouldn’t know. We’re friends now but we can’t forget what happened between us. Stevie Nicks

You know, the man of my dreams might walk round the corner tomorrow. I’m older and wiser and I think I’d make a great girlfriend. Stevie Nicks

When you’re in a band with three writers, three great writers, you only get one third of the writer thing. So that’s the whole reason that I did a solo career. And that’s, you know, when I told Fleetwood Mac I was going to do that, they were of course terrified that I would do that record and then that I would quit. Stevie Nicks