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Top 30 Pink Floyd Quotes on Life, Inspiration and Love

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What is Pink Floyd?

Pink Floyd was initially formed and found in – London in the year 1965. It was an English rock band. They were much known for the extended compositions and experiments. They were distinguished for their philosophical lyrics and were on heights and became a leading brand in the rock genre. Pink Floyd are known to be one of the greatest and most influential bands in the history of music.

History :

It was about the time when two people named Roger Waters and Nick Mason met in London Polytechnic. They used to play in a group that was formed by Keith Noble, his sister Sheilagh and Clive Metcalfe. A boy named Richard Wright also joined the following months, and they became a group of six. Mason played drums, Waters used to play the lead guitar, and Wright played rhythm guitar. They used to play at private events and used the material written by their songwriter, manager, and a fellow student named Ken Chapman.

Band Members:

List of the Band Members –

  • Syd Barret: Lead and rhythm guitars, vocals. (1965-1968)
  • Nick Mason: Drums, percussions, vocals. (1965-1995, 2005, 2012-2014)
  • Bob Klose: Lead guitar (1965)
  • Roger Waters: Bass, vocals, rhythm guitar. (1965-1985, 2005)
  • Richard Wright: Keyboards, piano, vocals, organ. (1965–1979, 1990–1995, 2005)
  • David Gilmour- lead and rhythm guitars, vocals, bass, keyboards. (1967–1995, 2005, 2012–2014)

Musicianship :

Genres –

Pink Floyd is known to be one of the first psychedelic music bands in the UK. They were recognized by the underground music of London and had begun their career from the Vanguard. Pink Floyd had developed loud and long psychedelic sounds by the year 1967. They touched the bottoms of hard rock and electronic music. Their songs also had space rock, experimental rock, acid rock, proto-prog, experimental pop (while under Barrett), psychedelic pop, and psychedelic rock as genres.

Legacy :

Pink Floyd is known to be the most influential band of all time. They have sold 250 million copies for their records worldwide. The band members are also a crucial part of the trendy magazines of the UK. A list named “Sunday times rich list” also ranked some band members like Waters, Mason, and Gilmour as some of the top Music millionaires of the year 2013.

Compilation of Pink Floyd Quotes

Pink Floyd quotes on Life :

“Long you live and high you’ll fly, and smiles you’ll give, tears you’ll cry and all you touch and all you see is all your life will ever be.”
― Pink Floyd

“All you touch and all you see,
Is all your life will ever be.”
― Pink Floyd

“Breathe, breathe in the air,
Don’t be afraid to care…”
― Pink Floyd

“You are young and life is long.”
― Pink Floyd

“I’ve always been mad, I know I’ve been mad, like the most of us…very hard to explain why you’re mad, even if you’re not mad…”
― Pink Floyd

“We’re so happy we can hardly count.”
― Pink Floyd

“The memories of a man in his old age are the deeds of a man in his prime.”
― Pink Floyd

“There’s someone in my head, but it’s not me.”
― Pink Floyd

“If you should go skating On the thin ice of modern life Dragging behind you the silent reproach Of a million tear-stained eyes Don’t be surprised when a crack in the ice Appears under your feet. You slip out of your depth and out of your mind With your fear flowing out behind you As you claw the thin ice.”
― Pink Floyd

“The child is grown, the dream is gone.”
― Pink Floyd

“Stay out of the road, if you want to grow old.”
― Pink Floyd

“I have become comfortably numb.”
― Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd Inspirational quotes :

“Encumbered forever by desire and ambition.”
― Pink Floyd

““Running before time took our dreams away.””
― Pink Floyd

“You’re gonna make it if you try.”
― Pink Floyd

“It can’t be helped but there’s a lot of it about.”
― Pink Floyd

“You’re gonna fly high.”
― Pink Floyd

“Remember when you were young?
You shone like the Sun…”
― Pink Floyd

“You have to be trusted by the people that you lie to.”
― Pink Floyd

“Our thoughts strayed constantly and without boundary.”
― Pink Floyd

“Together we stand, divided we fall.”
― Pink Floyd

“You raise the blade, you make the change.”
― Pink Floyd

“Cold comfort for change.”
― Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd quotes on Love :

“Was it love or was it the idea of being in love?”
― Pink Floyd

“Open your heart, I’m coming home.”
― Pink Floyd

“We’re just two lost souls. Swimming in a fish bowl.”
― Pink Floyd

“I am you and what I see is me.”
― Pink Floyd

“If you wanna find out what’s behind these cold eyes You’ll just have to claw your way through this disguise.”
― Pink Floyd

“How could you treat me this way?Running away.I need you, Babe.Why are you running away?”
― Pink Floyd

“I’ll see you on the dark side of the moon.”
― Pink Floyd

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