Edith Piaf - Quotes

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If God has allowed me to earn so much money, it is because He knows I give it all away.

If God has allowed me to earn so much money, it is because He knows I give it all away.

I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears.

I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears.

Singing is a way of escaping. It's another world. I'm no longer on earth. ---->>>

I want to make people cry even when they don't understand my words. ---->>>

I've always wanted to sing, just as I've always known that one day I would have my own niche in the annals of song. It was a feeling I had. ---->>>

I'd like to see one person - just one - who would own up to having been a coward. ---->>>

Don't care what people say. Don't give a damn about their laws. ---->>>

All I've done all my life is disobey.

All I've done all my life is disobey.

As far as I'm concerned, love means fighting, big fat lies, and a couple of slaps across the face. ---->>>

To sing is to bring to life; impossible if the words are mediocre, however good the music. ---->>>

I wouldn't mind at all coming back to earth after my death. ---->>>

Death is the beginning of something. ---->>>

I don't want to die an old lady. ---->>>

Money? How did I lose it? I never did lose it. I just never knew where it went. ---->>>

Tell me what you'd like to hear me sing. I'll sing whatever you like, after which I'll take up a collection, if you don't mind. ---->>>

Death does not exist.

Death does not exist.

People say that I could sing the phone book and make it sound good. ---->>>

To be successful in my native France, where people speak the same language and understand me, is nothing. ---->>>

I've been thinking about Jesus. Don't you find it a bit strange that, since He was living with His family and all, He up and left them just when they needed him most? ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 12-19, 1915
Birthplace: Belleville, Paris
Die: 10-11, 1963
Occupation: Musician
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Édith Piaf (French: [edit pjaf]; 19 December 1915 – 10 October 1963; born Édith Giovanna Gassion) was a French cabaret singer, songwriter, and actress who became widely regarded as France's national chanteuse, as well as being one of France's greatest international stars. Her music was often autobiographical with her singing reflecting her life, and her specialty being chanson and torch ballads, particularly of love, loss and sorrow (wikipedia)