Aretha Franklin's most inspiring quotes.

With regard to the death of the talented Aretha Franklin, we decided to pay her a well-deserved tribute with her famous phrases. Aretha was positioned in the musical world as one of the greatest exponents of soul and gospel of all time, being an inspiration for many.

Franklin, left in the whole world a great legacy as one of the most influential artists in contemporary music.

   Enjoy and be inspired by the best phrases of this talented singer-songwriter, perfect for sharing Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

'Politics are not my arena. Music is.'

'People really don't have to give you anything, so appreciate what people give you.'

'It really is an honor if I can be inspirational to a younger singer or person. It means I've done my job.'

'Everybody wants respect. In their own way, three-year-olds would like respect, and acknowledgment, in their terms.'

'Sometimes, what you're looking for is already there.'

The man who gets me is getting one hell of a woman.

'You cannot define a person on just one thing. You can't just forget all these wonderful and good things that a person has done because one thing didn't come off the way you thought it should come off.'

'The love of my life? I’m much too young to answer that question.'

'Falling out of love is like losing weight. It’s a lot easier putting it on than taking it off.'

'Every birthday is a gift. Every day is a gift.'

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