54 Bruno Mars Quotes About Music & Life + Love Song Lyrics

Bruno Mars Quotes About Love, Life & Lyrics From His Songs

“I just write songs that I strongly believe in and that are coming from inside. There’s no tricks. It’s honesty with big melodies.”

Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars (real name: Peter Gene Hernandez) is an American songwriter-singer who have had brought joy and impacted millions of people through his retro-inspired music.

Not only is he a melodious singer with a sweet-sounding voice, but he is also an incredibly talented songwriter. Peter is a genius in penning down words into lyrical art pieces.

His lyrics are a combination of emotions that include happiness, sadness, and romance. His embedded words are intelligent, funny and heart-touching at the same time.

Bruno Mars is also a master at finalizing his songs with tuneful melodies that fit perfectly into his pieces. The end results are familiar hits like When I Was Your Man, Grenade, The Lazy Song, Liquor Store Blues and many more. He even writes songs like rocketeer and FU to famous artists.

A brilliant way to differentiate the pros like Bruno Mars from the wannabes’ singers is to listen to their live performances. There is powerful software these days to autotune and make a singer sound ‘perfect.’

People fell in love with Peter Hernandez because of his captivating and enchanting live performances. He blew people away with his live events.

#brunomars "Expect me to give my all. Thats what I do every time I have a show. Give my all." ~ @BrunoMars Click To Tweet

Have you ever attended a live event or performance and listen to a singer sings and wonder how the hell he or she becomes a singer?

Well, that’s what I mean by the authenticity and power of live performances. People can fake-it-till-they-make-it in the studio but they can’t fake real life.

Here are some of my favorite Bruno Mars quotes from his interviews and song lyrics. For avid fans, you might want to bookmark this page.

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#brunomars "I feel it's my job to continue being a student of music if I want to continue being an artist and a producer of other artists. You have to keep filling your mind with other music. You have to be ahead of the curve." ~ @BrunoMars Click To Tweet
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My Top 4 Favorite Bruno Mars Quotes

“My goals are – I don’t need much. I’m a simple man. I think that success is having fun. And when I’m having fun doing music, I’m happy. If I can make a little money on the side doing it, I’m really happy.” 

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“It’s about you putting in the work, practicing every day, and hopefully one day you write the song the whole world wants to get down to. And one day you’re going to be sitting next to Ellen DeGeneres talking about how you broke records and rocked the Super Bowl!”

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“I don’t ever want to come out with something safe and get away with ‘It sounds good!’ It’s got to be more than sounding good.”

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“You gotta know what you are, who you are and how you want to be portrayed.”

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40 Bruno Mars Quotes About Music & Life (Peter Gene Hernandez)

“I think that success is having fun.”

Bruno Mars
#brunomars "I love that I can talk to my fans through Twitter, to cut out the middle man. Because I've done interviews where my words have gotten twisted." ~ @BrunoMars Click To Tweet
I don't throw lavish parties or nothing like that - I just want a bed and a TV. - Bruno Mars
I don’t throw lavish parties or nothing like that – I just want a bed and a TV.
You can't knock on opportunity's door and not be ready. - Bruno Mars
You can’t knock on opportunity’s door and not be ready.
Music is not math. It's science. You keep mixing the stuff up until it blows up on you, or it becomes this incredible potion. - Bruno Mars
Music is not math. It’s science. You keep mixing the stuff up until it blows up on you, or it becomes this incredible potion.
I tend to overthink things. I'm not the guy who screams 'This is a world smash!' when I finish a song. - Bruno Mars
I tend to overthink things. I’m not the guy who screams ‘This is a world smash!’ when I finish a song.
To write a song you must have an imagination, to have an imagination you must be free. - Bruno Mars
To write a song you must have an imagination, to have an imagination you must be free.
I've learned people are watching, so don't do nothing stupid. - Bruno Mars
I’ve learned people are watching, so don’t do nothing stupid.
Someone told me something that stuck with me 'You have to envision your life, and then go backwards.' I've been living by that motto for a while. - Bruno Mars
Someone told me something that stuck with me ‘You have to envision your life, and then go backwards.’ I’ve been living by that motto for a while.
There's always a bittersweet kind of thing, but I feel like everything had to work out the way it is. Everything that had to happen, happened.  - Bruno Mars
There’s always a bittersweet kind of thing, but I feel like everything had to work out the way it is. Everything that had to happen, happened.
I guess if I'm a product, either you're chocolate, you're vanilla or you're butterscotch. You can't be all three. - Bruno Mars
I guess if I’m a product, either you’re chocolate, you’re vanilla or you’re butterscotch. You can’t be all three. – Bruno Mars
When it's your time, it is your time. - Bruno Mars
When it’s your time, it is your time.
I signed up to be a musician, I want to perform, I want to sing. - Bruno Mars
I signed up to be a musician, I want to perform, I want to sing.
I don't like two stories. I like one story. I never grew up with stairs. I like to stick to what I know. - Bruno Mars
I don’t like two stories. I like one story. I never grew up with stairs. I like to stick to what I know.
I just know that I'm a fan of all different kinds of genres. You're supposed to be free doing music, and that's how I feel. - Bruno Mars
I just know that I’m a fan of all different kinds of genres. You’re supposed to be free doing music, and that’s how I feel. – Bruno Mars
I don't ever want to come out with something safe and get away with, 'It sounds good!' It's got to be more than sounding good. - Bruno Mars
I don’t ever want to come out with something safe and get away with, ‘It sounds good!’ It’s got to be more than sounding good.
I just write songs that I strongly believe in and that are coming from inside. There's no tricks. It's honesty with big melodies. - Bruno Mars
I just write songs that I strongly believe in and that are coming from inside. There’s no tricks. It’s honesty with big melodies.
No one sells a song better than the person that wrote it. - Bruno Mars
No one sells a song better than the person that wrote it.
Hawaii is paradise. It sounds cheesy to say it, but there's music in the air there. - Bruno Mars
Hawaii is paradise. It sounds cheesy to say it, but there’s music in the air there. – Bruno Mars
I could sing you a thousand and one doo-wop songs. I love the simplicity in that music. It's not super-poetic, it's just from the heart. - Bruno Mars
I could sing you a thousand and one doo-wop songs. I love the simplicity in that music. It’s not super-poetic, it’s just from the heart.
What I'm hoping is that every album I'm going to do will give my audience something different, and that they'll grow as I do. - Bruno Mars
What I’m hoping is that every album I’m going to do will give my audience something different, and that they’ll grow as I do.
In my songs, I'm not saying something that's never been said before. The lyrics aren't going to blow people away. It's the emotion and the melody that drive it home. - Bruno Mars
In my songs, I’m not saying something that’s never been said before. The lyrics aren’t going to blow people away. It’s the emotion and the melody that drives it home.
I love that I can talk to my fans through Twitter, to cut out the middle man. Because I've done interviews where my words have gotten twisted.
I love that I can talk to my fans through Twitter, to cut out the middle man. Because I’ve done interviews where my words have gotten twisted.
I think I don't take myself too seriously. You know as far as, it's a fun life. I take my music serious, but I like to have fun. - Bruno Mars
I think I don’t take myself too seriously. You know as far as, it’s a fun life. I take my music seriously, but I like to have fun.
I feel it's my job to continue being a student of music if I want to continue being an artist and a producer of other artists. - Bruno Mars
I feel it’s my job to continue being a student of music if I want to continue being an artist and a producer of other artists.
Songwriters, you have to work - you have to wait for residuals. You have to pray that the song's going to be a hit. And then a year later, you might get a check. - Bruno Mars
Songwriters, you have to work – you have to wait for residuals. You have to pray that the song’s going to be a hit. And then a year later, you might get a check.
I don't try and be dark, but there are obviously darker emotions that I want to capture sometimes. - Bruno Mars
I don’t try and be dark, but there are obviously darker emotions that I want to capture sometimes.
Writing for other artists helped me figure out that magic you have to capture to make everyone connect with a song. - Bruno Mars
Writing for other artists helped me figure out that magic you have to capture to make everyone connect with a song. – Bruno Mars
Becoming famous was never what I wanted to do. There's a lot of things that come with fame - it's what people in the limelight have to do. - Bruno Mars
Becoming famous was never what I wanted to do. There’s a lot of things that come with fame – it’s what people in the limelight have to do.
I feel, as a songwriter, it's one of the hardest things to do - to sit down and say how you feel. - Bruno Mars
I feel, as a songwriter, it’s one of the hardest things to do – to sit down and say how you feel.
I just write songs that I strongly believe in and that are coming from a special place. There's no tricks. - Bruno Mars
I just write songs that I strongly believe in and that are coming from a special place. There are no tricks. – Bruno Mars
Ever since I was a kid, this was all I wanted to do. I've wanted to do music. I wanted to sing. It's all I know. - Bruno Mars
Ever since I was a kid, this was all I wanted to do. I’ve wanted to do music. I wanted to sing. It’s all I know.
What I like about Elvis is the same I like about James Brown, Michael Jackson, Prince. These guys, back in the day, there was no smoke and mirrors. It was just raw talent. - Bruno Mars
What I like about Elvis is the same I like about James Brown, Michael Jackson, Prince. These guys, back in the day, there was no smoke and mirrors. It was just raw talent.
You know, I just do whatever feels right to me! And so that's what you're gonna get! - Bruno Mars
You know, I just do whatever feels right to me! And so that’s what you’re gonna get!
You gotta know what you are, who you are and how you want to be portrayed. - Bruno Mars
You gotta know what you are, who you are and how you want to be portrayed.
Be in control. Know who you are. And don't try to be different just to be different. - Bruno Mars
Be in control. Know who you are. And don’t try to be different just to be different.
When everything in life gets so complicated it only takes a day to change it. - Bruno Mars
When everything in life gets so complicated it only takes a day to change it.
I can show you in music better than I can tell you in words. - Bruno Mars
I can show you in music better than I can tell you in words. – Bruno Mars
My dream was to not get a day job but to sleep, wake up and do my music. I want to keep that dream forever. - Bruno Mars
My dream was to not get a day job but to sleep, wake up and do my music. I want to keep that dream forever.

“I don’t think anyone ever plans to change line-ups, but it’s something that comes with being in bands. I was in a band once and there were always problems – members come and go – and some of the world’s biggest bands have changed line-ups loads!”

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#brunomars "I've definitely seen bands before they made money kind of change their thing on the next tour, and I prefer it when it's a little more raw." ~ @BrunoMars Click To Tweet

14 Bruno Mars Love Quotes (Mostly From Songs’ Lyrics)

Everyday I wake up next to an angel more beautiful than words could say. - Rest of My Life by Bruno Mars
Everyday I wake up next to an angel more beautiful than words could say. – Rest of My Life
If you ever forget how much you really mean to me, Every day I will remind you. - Bruno Mars
If you ever forget how much you really mean to me, Every day I will remind you. – Count On Me
Never had much faith in love or miracles, Never wanna put my heart on the line. - Bruno Mars
Never had much faith in love or miracles, Never wanna put my heart on the line.
When I see your face, there's not a thing that I would change 'cause you're are amazing just the way you are. - Bruno Mars
When I see your face, there’s not a thing that I would change ’cause you’re are amazing just the way you are. – Just the Way You Are
And when you smile, the whole world stops and stares for a while. - Bruno Mars
And when you smile, the whole world stops and stares for a while. – Just the Way You Are
You know I’d never ask you to change. If perfect’s what you’re searching for, then just stay the same. - Bruno Mars
You know I’d never ask you to change. If perfect’s what you’re searching for, then just stay the same. – Just the Way You Are
If you ever find yourself stuck in the middle of the sea, I’ll sail the world to find you. If you ever find yourself lost in the dark and you can’t see, I’ll be the light to guide you. - Bruno Mars
If you ever find yourself stuck in the middle of the sea, I’ll sail the world to find you. If you ever find yourself lost in the dark and you can’t see, I’ll be the light to guide you. – Count On Me
Hey baby, I think I wanna marry you. - Bruno Mars
Hey baby, I think I wanna marry you. – Marry You
All I went through led me to you so I'd do it all over again. - Again by Bruno Mars
All I went through led me to you so I’d do it all over again. – Again
Pretty girl, pretty girl, pretty girl, you should be smiling. A girl like you should never look so blue. - Bruno Mars
Pretty girl, pretty girl, pretty girl, you should be smiling. A girl like you should never look so blue. – Treasure
Oh, I would go through all this pain. Take a bullet straight through my brain. Yes, I would die for you, baby. - Bruno Mars
Oh, I would go through all this pain. Take a bullet straight through my brain. Yes, I would die for you, baby. – Grenade
Treasure, that is what you are. Honey, you're my golden star. You know you can make my wish come true. If you let me treasure you. - Bruno Mars
Treasure, that is what you are. Honey, you’re my golden star. You know you can make my wish come true. If you let me treasure you. – Treasure
I know you're somewhere out there, somewhere far away. I want you back, I want you back. - Bruno Mars
I know you’re somewhere out there, somewhere far away. I want you back, I want you back. – Talking to the Moon
You know I, I'll be waiting on the other side and you, all you gotta do is cross the line. I could wait a whole lifetime but you just gotta decide.
You know I, I’ll be waiting on the other side and you, all you gotta do is cross the line. I could wait a whole lifetime but you just gotta decide. – The Other Side
Oh, how could I be so lucky. I must've done something right and I promise to love her for the rest of my life. - Rest of My Life by Bruno Mars
Oh, how could I be so lucky. I must’ve done something right and I promise to love her for the rest of my life. – Rest of My Life

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Conclusion

Can you see why we love Bruno Mars?

He is obviously gifted and talented and enjoys what he does but more important to a singer’s career, he knows how to treat his fans well!

Bruno Mars is a humble musician with great personalities.

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