Mariah Carey Quotes

Basically, I started singing when I started talking. Music has just been my saving grace my whole life. — Mariah Carey

I always felt like the rug could be pulled out from under me at anytime. And coming from a racially mixed background, I always felt like I didn’t really fit in anywhere. — Mariah Carey

I do not think I reinvent myself. Wearing my hair differently or changing my style of dress is playing dress-up. I don’t take it too seriously. — Mariah Carey

I don’t mind being compared to Whitney, there are people miles worse to be compared to. — Mariah Carey

My heart has never been broken, I’ve never broken anyone else’s. — Mariah Carey

If you see me as just the princess then you misunderstand who I am and what I have been through. — Mariah Carey

I’d rather be onstage with a pig – a duet with Jennifer Lopez and me just ain’t going to happen. — Mariah Carey

I hope to be around past the 90’s. I don’t want to just be categorized as one of this era. My goal is to have a career that stands. — Mariah Carey

If critics have problems with my personal life, it’s their problem. Anybody with half a brain would realize that it’s the charts that count. — Mariah Carey

One day I promised God that if he would give me my voice back I would never smoke again. I got three octaves back after quitting. — Mariah Carey