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I think people could be a bit friendlier. The only real contact you have with people is when they're annoyed if you've had a party - you know, it's been a bit too noisy for them or something.

A lot of what I've been learning in the last two years is due to therapy - about my sexuality, why things go wrong, why relationships haven't worked. It isn't anything to do with anybody else; it's to do with me.

An actor is a guy who, if you ain't talking about him, he ain't listening.

People say things about me all the time and I get over it. I've had some appalling things told about me.

She's probably in denial that she's a great big ball of insecurity and I'm quite well aware that I am one.

I would rather have a cup of tea than sex.

Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.

I'm being honest, I say what I think.

A lot of people felt I was getting work because I was Boy George. My response at the time was that there's a lot of DJs making records, they're not all making good records, but they have the right to do that.

I started going to Madame Louise's, the lesbian club where all the punk bands used to go - the Sex Pistols, the Clash. I remember seeing Billy Idol walk in there; he was gorgeous.

I try to exist in a world where there is freedom of opinion, where you're allowed to make jokes. I don't want to live in some PC world where no-one's allowed to say anything.

My mother and father were fantastic, very active. I find it difficult to say this, but I'm quite a loving person and I've always been loving to my friends. In the long run, that pays off. I'm very interested in other people, and if you are, they're interested in you.

When Culture Club broke up, I hadn't been going out a lot because we'd been working all the time, so I suddenly had this period of leisure. And it was just around the time that the whole acid house thing kicked off in London.

Beethoven had a great look. It was very much about the drama of appearance.

I also tried to avoid doing obvious dance records.

I can do anything. In GQ, I appeared as a man.

I just go in my back garden. It's the only place where people don't come and bother you.

I knew style and content went hand in hand.

I suppose there is a lot of toughness in me.

I was unwelcome in the U.S. for four years.