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900 Best Quotes From Jhene Aiko: Creativity and Love (2023)

1. “When I find something good, I stick to it for like a month. I’m usually late on, like, other stuff. Kendrick Lamar, I can play that often. “


2. “I have crystal bowls made of precious gems, and I’m building my collection. My in-house studio is now filled with all these bowls. They all work with your chakra system, which is healing on a cellular level. If I have a headache, I’ll go in my studio and play my bowl in a certain key, which represents the ‘crown chakra,’ and it’ll start to resonate in my head, and actually help my headaches go away. ”


3. “I think the journey is the reward, I think that it’s about being on the right path, the path for you. That’s what I felt I had to get back to because I was being nudged here and thereby not really listening to myself and not being in tune. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


4. “You have got to trust the signs. Everything will turn out fine” ~ Jhene Aiko


5. “I’m trying to teach people not to be selfish. If you have a good thing, you should share it with the world.” ~ Jhene Aiko


6. “There’s no place quite like here, there’s no better time than now.”


7. “Stay true to your roots, and you will always find your way back home.”


8. “Gotta do my hair, gotta put on make-up. ”


9. “I’m afraid you never will”


10. “It’s not love, but it’s pretty close.”


11. “Moving from stranger to strangest.”


12. “No music while making love… the sound of the love being made is better than music.“ – Jhene Aiko


13. “It gets crazy in my mind sometimes but the reason why I like to express so much positivity on my Twitter is because I think we all are battling evil thoughts. I think it’s important to not ignore them but to try to understand where they are coming from and get through them instead of suppressing them.” – Jhene Aiko


14. “I can only recall all of the good things.” – Jhene Aiko, Jhene Aiko, Song: “Eternal Sunshine”


15. “Picture me rolling.”


16. “If you don’t get a hold of yourself, then you will end up with no self” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Sailing Not Selling” (Featuring Kanye West), Album: “Sailing Soul(s)”


17. “love is lonely


18. “You know how a lot of people say, ‘I lose myself in music,’ or ‘I like to escape,’ but I want my music to be more of an awakening. I want it to make people to be aware of life; I don’t want my music to be a distraction. I want to light a path.” – Jhene Aiko


19. “Life is a journey, make it count “


20. “What I’m working on right now is just surrendering to the moment and letting things happen. You don’t always have to try so hard. Just be, and it’ll happen for you.” ~ Jhene Aiko


21. “Life only gets harder, but you gotta get stronger. “ – Jhene Aiko


22. “I am not perfect. I would never let you think I was more than this. ”


23. “You have to lose your mind, just to find your peace of mind. ” – Jhene Aiko


24. “It ain’t perfect, but everything’s beautiful now. ” – Jhene Aiko, “Magic Hour”


25. “I am not perfect. I would never let you think I was more than this” – Jhene Aiko


26. “I’m black I’m strapped with magic, bro. I’m nothing you have had before. ” – Jhene Aiko


27. “Gotta do my hair, gotta put on make-up.”


28. “Love side, hate side, never in between. “ – Jhene Aiko


29. “Don’t you know there’s a line for my love? And you be out here lying on us. ” – Jhene Aiko, “Selfish”


30. “I just wanna ease your mind and make you feel all right.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Bed Peace”, (Featuring Childish Gambino)


31. “I don’t think I have a sad life. I just talk about all my feelings and emotions.” ~ Jhene Aiko


32. “I am a sailing soul, a free spirit. I don’t think I could ever be tied down.” ~ Jhene Aiko


33. “Loving you was nice, but it’s a new day, a new season. ” – Jhene Aiko


34. “Two fish, different directions, one is accepting, one is rejecting, one is a curse, the other’s a blessing, while one is the worst, the other’s best thing, and there is no resting between the two, it’s wither, it’s or.” – Jhene Aiko, 2Fish: (A Poetry Book)


35. “I stopped looking at people’s opinions. It’s easy to get caught up in what other people think.” ~ Jhene Aiko


36. “A lot of time when I’m creating songs, they’re in real time. When I’m writing the song, I feel what I’m feeling for its full potential. As soon as the song is over, I’m like, I created art. ” – Jhene Aiko


37. “Stay true to your values and never compromise them.”


38. “I actually have a young readers’ series that I wanna do, kind of in the same lane as a Harry Potter or Narnia or Twilight. I want to write stuff like that. “ – Jhene Aiko


39. “You are the most important person in your life. Take care of yourself.”


40. “Females in our generation’s morals are just out the window. Materialistic things aren’t life. I’d rather walk in the rain with a man who treats me like a queen than to ride in a Benz with a man who treats me like crap. ”


41. “I’ve never been in that position in my life, where I hate a celebrity so much that I want to call them names. “ – Jhene Aiko


42. “I’m not being difficult, I just see things differently. ” – Jhene Aiko, “10k Hours”


43. “I sing songs to express myself, so if it’s someone’s else’s words, then it’s not really me telling my story. At that point I’m just like an actress, and I’m not an actress. ” – Jhene Aiko


44. “I have crystal bowls made of precious gems, and I’m building my collection. My in-house studio is now filled with all these bowls. They all work with your chakra system, which is healing on a cellular level. If I have a headache, I’ll go in my studio and play my bowl in a certain key, which represents the ‘crown chakra,’ and it’ll start to resonate in my head, and actually helps my headaches go away. ” – Jhene Aiko


45. “I am the youngest of five and growing up my dad always had an interest in being a musician – he played the guitar and wrote songs. So, he converted our garage into a studio. He instilled that musical interest in us when we were very young. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


46. “Stay optimistic and see the beauty in all things.”


47. “I make music for healing purposes, for myself. It’s like journaling or when people paint. It’s sort of an escape. It’s turning pain or frustration into something; into art. Sharing it is also therapeutic because when people express to you that they are relating to it, you’re like, ‘Oh, I’m not alone in what I’m going through. ’”


48. “What you create for you, no one can take from you.” ~ Jhene Aiko


49. “I just like being a regular person.” ~ Jhene Aiko


50. “You have gotta lose your mind. Just to find your peace of mind.” – Jhene Aiko


51. “The internet has made everyone aware of their opinion. As many people as there are in the world, that’s how many opinions there are. If you let that many opinions affect your own opinion, and your own way of looking at things, you’re going to be so confused.” – Jhene Aiko


52. “I’ve been taking time to put my phone down and focus on where I’m at and who I’m with at the moment. It’s as simple as allotting a certain amount of time away from your phone. Like, for one hour per day I’m going to leave my phone in another room, and give it a break. ” – Jhene Aiko


53. “Go with the wind, you know, like a sailboat. I think that’s really important when it comes to peace… inner peace especially. You can’t help anyone else if you don’t have it together for yourself.“ – Jhene Aiko


54. “There’s no place quite like here, there’s no better time than now.” ~ Jhene Aiko


55. “If this was not love, then please tell me what was it. ”


56. “I think touring is one fo the funnest parts of being a singer or entertainer or whatever.” ~ Jhene Aiko


57. “how do you feel now?


58. “We are just alive.”


59. “A lot of time when I’m creating songs, they’re in real time. When I’m writing the song, I feel what I’m feeling for its full potential. As soon as the song is over, I’m like, I created art.” ~ Jhene Aiko


60. “I think that’s really really important, you can’t get in the industry, because you want to make money because number one, I don’t think money should be motivation for anything because I don’t believe that it has any value. ” – Jhene Aiko


61. “Stay humble and stay grounded “


62. “My main goal in life is to just be happy. I don’t compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I’m going to do that. That’s really going with the flow of life. As far as like the mainstream stuff, if my destiny takes me there and I end up going that route, then that’s fine. ” – Jhene Aiko


63. “Love side, hate side, never in between. ” – Jhene Aiko


64. “Every day though, I’m just looking for like—I always ask people, What are you listening to? What sounds are good to you? A lot of people are in their car, in the club, or on the internet looking and I just don’t do any of that. Usually, if I’m out and about it’s because I have something to do because I’m like a really big homebody. If I’m at home, I’m watching Nickelodeon cartoons, so sometimes I’m out of the loop with the cool music, but for sure I’m predicting that J. Cole is going to be good. ”


65. “I definitely think that people confuse their ego with their spirit. Your ego is always there telling you to “be better and work harder,” not telling you that you’re already enough. You need to silence your ego to hear your spirit and that’s what I had to do. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


66. “Stay focused on your goals and never give up.”


67. “Focus on what brings you joy.”


68. “I’m cool with nothing cause even nothing is something” ~ Jhene Aiko


69. “The best relationship you’ll at any point have is with yourself. Focus on your taking care of oneself and support your spirit.”


70. “Believe in magic, and it will come to you.”


71. “I stopped looking at people’s opinions. It’s easy to get caught up in what other people think.” – Jhene Aiko


72. “Before I had my daughter I actually wanted to do something that I could put out for free, like a mixtape, but it wasn’t going to really be a mixtape, it was just going to be songs that I wrote and released for free.” – Jhene Aiko


73. “I belong to the world. I’m in a relationship with the world. ” – Jhene Aiko


74. “Turquoise seas and ocean breezes, loving you was nice.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Spotless Mind”


75. “I definitely think that people confuse their ego with their spirit. Your ego is always there telling you to ‘be better and work harder,’ not telling you that you’re already enough. You need to silence your ego to hear your spirit and that’s what I had to do. ”


76. “We are all slaves of desire, controlled by the things we think that we need.” – Jhene Aiko


77. “Go with the wind, you know, like a sailboat. I think that’s really important when it comes to peace… inner peace especially. You can’t help anyone else if you don’t have it together for yourself.” – Jhene Aiko


78. “and you taught me that to be complete


79. “Before I had my daughter, I actually wanted to do something that I could put out for free, like a mixtape, but it wasn’t going to really be a mixtape, it was just going to be songs that I wrote and released for free. ”


80. “I actually have a young readers’ series that I wanna do, kind of in the same lane as a Harry Potter or Narnia or Twilight. I want to write stuff like that.” ~ Jhene Aiko


81. “With my career, everything I do is me. There’s no one that handles telling me what I should be about or how I should dress or anything. I’m hands on with absolutely everything. When I’m writing a song, I’m already thinking of the visual for the song and I’m already thinking of what I’m going to wear in that visual and what I’m going to wear when I perform. It all goes hand in hand. Everything I do is just me expressing different sides of myself.” ~ Jhene Aiko quotes


82. “I’m on my way, if I can make it out of this hell, I know I can and I know I will.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Ascension”, (Featuring Brandy)


83. “No music while making love… the sound of the love being made is better than music.” ~ Jhene Aiko, Jhene Aiko quotes about love


84. “Love side, hate side, never in between. ”


85. “I’m an acquired taste—not for everybody, but for the ones that get me—I will give you all of me, all the time. ”


86. “Just be yourself and wear deodorant.”


87. “Life is a journey, enjoy the ride “


88. “she need not worry


89. “Peace, love, and music “


90. “I’ve been offered things from alot of different labels and stuff like that, but it’s just like, it has to be perfect. I’m not going to sign my life away.” ~ Jhene Aiko, Jhene Aiko quotes about life


91. “You owe yourself the love that you give so freely to others.”


92. “Sometimes I go and I’ll look at people’s comments and then responses, covers, choreography and fan videos and after a couple hours it’s like, uhhh this is a little like…I’m like don’t indulge in right now.” ~ Jhene Aiko


93. “My main goal in life is to just be happy. I don’t compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I’m going to do that. ” – Jhene Aiko


94. “Stay true to yourself.”


95. “I don’t think I have a sad life. I just talk about all my feelings and emotions.” – Jhene Aiko


96. “I’m creating songs. I do it most of the time, in the car or in the house. ”


97. “Every other day’s a different game that you just can’t win. ” – Jhene Aiko


98. “When I find something good, I stick to it for like a month. I’m usually late on like other stuff. Kendrick Lamar, I can play that often.” ~ Jhene Aiko


99. “And the more that I see, the more that I know.”


100. “I’m black I’m strapped with magic, bro. I’m nothing you have had before. ” – Jhene Aiko, “Blak Majik”


101. “For me, I started writing poetry, or even journaling about it, when I was in elementary, and then I eventually started writing poetry. It was my way of expressing it and getting it out so that it wouldn’t be bothering me so much on the inside.” – Jhene Aiko


102. “Life is a journey, not a destination.”


103. “What you create for you, no one can take from you. “– Jhene Aiko


104. “I’m not a party animal. I’m a chill homebody. I like to watch movies and go out to eat. That’s my idea of a good time. I’m definitely able to be social. “ – Jhene Aiko


105. “I sing songs to express myself, so if it’s someone’s else’s words, then it’s not really me telling my story. At that point I’m just like an actress, and I’m not an actress.” – Jhene Aiko


106. “Suffering is optional. You’re gonna have some pain but it doesn’t have to make you suffer.” – Jhene Aiko


107. “Stay true to yourself, and never give up on your dreams.”


108. “It gets crazy in my mind sometimes, but the reason why I like to express so much positivity on my Twitter is because I think we all are battling evil thoughts. I think it’s important to not ignore them but to try to understand where they are coming from and get through them instead of suppressing them. ”


109. “there is beauty in balance


110. “I’m not being difficult, I just see things differently.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “10k Hours”, Album: “Chilombo”


111. “I appreciate all the people that can respect and appreciate my music. ” – Jhene Aiko


112. “I think that’s really really important, you can’t get in the industry, because you want to make money because number one, I don’t think money should be motivation for anything because I don’t believe that it has any value.” – Jhene Aiko


113. “I’m an acquired taste—not for everybody, but for the ones that get me—I will give you all of me, all the time.” ~ Jhene Aiko


114. “If I could do better then you could do better too, but I don’t want better ’cause I’m only better with you.” – Jhene Aiko Song: “Do Better Blues”


115. “I’m going to find my way.”


116. “I don’t feel like I have to use big words or theories to get my point across. People are like, “Whoa. That’s crazy” and make it into this crazy thing.” ~ Jhene Aiko


117. “I always say the person who taught me how to sing indirectly because I listened to her all the time was Brandy. I fell in love with her voice when I was six years old. I always loved Brandy. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


118. “Stay focused and never give up on what you believe in.”


119. “I appreciate when people listen to the sad songs, because it’s almost like telling someone your problems and having them listen with a compassionate ear. ”


120. “Smile and be thankful for what you have “


121. “Dream big and never give up.”


122. “Anytime there is a void, I try to fill it with joy.” ~ Jhene Aiko


123. “Embrace your inner child”


124. “I’ve never been in that position in my life, where I hate a celebrity so much that I want to call them names.” – Jhene Aiko


125. “We were both numb, never had anything real between us. ” – Jhene Aiko, “Never Call Me”


126. “I always say the person who taught me how to sing indirectly because I listened to her all the time was Brandy. I fell in love with her voice when I was six years old. I always loved Brandy. ” – Jhene Aiko


127. “Before I had my daughter I actually wanted to do something that I could put out for free, like a mixtape, but it wasn’t going to really be a mixtape, it was just going to be songs that I wrote and release for free.” ~ Jhene Aiko


128. “Life is too short to waste time on negativity.”


129. “I don’t feel like I have to use big words or theories to get my point across. People are like, “Whoa. That’s crazy” and make it into this crazy thing. ”


130. “When I find something good, I stick to it for like a month. I’m usually late on like other stuff. Kendrick Lamar, I can play that often. ”


131. “Don’t be afraid to dive into your feelings’ ocean; There are hidden gems of wisdom there for you to discover.”


132. “It’s actually harder for me to write when I’m happy, because I’m already in a good place and I don’t want to escape it.” ~ Jhene Aiko


133. “Swear that I can still feel you here.”


134. “When I’m writing, I’m not trying to save the world.”


135. “I think I have patient fans that want quality over quantity. It’s more important to me that the project be the best that it can be and the realest it can be rather than rushing a whole bunch of generic songs, because I could do that. I could just put together some songs real quick that I really like. I only write and I only sing for a purpose, so if its not then, it’s not going to be rushed.” ~ Jhene Aiko


136. “I never saw a distinction between a man and a woman. My grandparents and my mother were great examples of men and women, and they taught me equality. So I would fight with boys and wear my cousin’s clothes. I would do whatever I wanted, and that’s where I still stand today. “


137. “Self-love is the best kind of love.” “Make peace with the mirror, and watch your reflection change.”


138. “Smile and spread joy wherever you go “


139. “Life is too short to wait for opportunities. Create them.”


140. “Life is a journey, make the most of every opportunity “


141. “That’s what’s so beautiful about art is that you can just throw paint on a blank canvas, and do something crazy and that’s your release. You didn’t hurt anyone, you know?” – Jhene Aiko


142. “Self-love is not selfish; it is necessary.”


143. “So you just go around breaking hearts just to see what is inside. ”


144. “When you’re in a relationship, it’s both of your jobs to make each other feel secure.” ~ Jhene Aiko


145. “Cause nothing really is and everything really isn’t.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “W.A.Y.S”


146. “Everything I do is for you and I really do adore you. ”


147. “What you create for you, no one can take from you. ”


148. “I’m not the type that would ask for a number or ask him on a date, but I have approached a guy. I probably would tell a joke or say, ‘You’re really cute. ’”


149. “In order to love others fully, you must first love yourself.”


150. “I decided that what you give is what you’re given” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Stay Ready (What a Life)” (Featuring Kendrick Lamar)


151. “What you create for you, no one can take from you.” – Jhene Aiko


152. “I finished school, because I started when I was thirteen, so basically around 16 or 17, I just focused on finishing high school.” ~ Jhene Aiko


153. “Life is too short, enjoy every moment to the fullest “


154. “I am the youngest of five and growing up my dad always had an interest in being a musician—he played the guitar and wrote songs. So, he converted our garage into a studio. He instilled that musical interest in us when we were very young. ” – Jhene Aiko


155. “Stay true to yourself and never let anyone dim your light.”


156. “I am not writing this music from a place where I want to be famous or popular or to make money – this is what I am feeling. There is a higher purpose. ” – Jhene Aiko


157. “What you create for you,no one can take from you.” ~ Jhene Aiko


158. “Without a place to call home, I got so used to the changes. ” – Jhene Aiko


159. “Don’t you know there’s a line for my love? And you be out here lying on us.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Selfish”, Album: “Twenty88”


160. “I appreciate all the people that can respect and appreciate my music. “ – Jhene Aiko


161. “I stopped looking at people’s opinions. It’s easy to get caught up in what other people think. ”


162. “No music while making love—the sound of the love being made is better than music. “


163. “I’ve been taking time to put my phone down and focus on where I’m at and who I’m with at the moment. It’s as simple as allotting a certain amount of time away from your phone. Like, for one hour per day I’m going to leave my phone in another room, and give it a break. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


164. “Cause nothing really is and everything really isn’t.” ~ Jhene Aiko


165. “We made love like the world would have ended..” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Comfort Inn Ending (Freestyle)”


166. “Sometimes I go and I’ll look at people’s comments and then responses, covers, choreography and fan videos and after a couple hours it’s like, uhhh this is a little like…I’m like don’t indulge in right now.” – Jhene Aiko


167. “Embrace change and grow from it.”


168. “Every experience is a thread that weaves a unique and beautiful story into the tapestry of life.”


169. “I think if a woman is feeling aggressive, she should be aggressive and not hold back.” ~ Jhene Aiko


170. “Shame on you for staying the same. ”


171. “Have mercy on me, cause I’m just a prisoner of your army of one, but, I’ll fight till the death, or until your heart is won.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “To Love & Die”


172. “Life is what you make it.”


173. “Writing has always been my go-to form of expression. Whenever I was going through something as a kid, I would write it down and I would turn it into a poem.” ~ Jhene Aiko


174. “The internet has made everyone aware of their opinion. As many people as there are in the world, that’s how many opinions there are. If you let that many opinions affect your own opinion, and your own way of looking at things, you’re going to be so confused. ” – Jhene Aiko


175. “Take the leap, and trust the process.”


176. “I’ve always been very spiritual, since I was a very, very young child. The older I get, I’m reading more, I’m experiencing more, and so that’s all reflected in all of my music. All of my fans are pretty familiar with me and my beliefs. It’s all about connecting to yourself and sticking to your own spirituality. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


177. “Hell is not a place/ Hell is not a certain evil, hell is other people/ Or the lack thereof, and their lack of love/ And their lack of love ” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Jukai”


178. “Stay authentic and be proud of who you are “


179. “My main goal in life is just to be happy. I don’t compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy, I’m gonna do that.” ~ Jhene Aiko


180. “You caught me at an awful time/ See I just lost my smile/ And that is what you helped me find/ Hadn’t seen it in a while” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “It’s Cool”


181. “Go with the wind, you know, like a sailboat. I think that’s really important when it comes to inner peace especially. You can’t help anyone else if you don’t have it together for yourself. ”


182. “Oblivion is kind of like nirvana, where you become nothing and you don’t have to suffer over and over again. You’re free to just be nothing. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


183. “I’m probably my biggest critic. There’s nothing anyone can ask of me that I haven’t already asked of myself.” ~ Jhene Aiko


184. “Occasionally, you are the hardest person to forgive. Award yourself the elegance to relinquish previous mishaps and embrace development.”


185. “Chase your passions and make them a reality.”


186. “We were both numb, never had anything real between us.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Never Call Me”, Album: “Trip”


187. “I’m a homebody for sure. I love to stay at home. ”


188. “It does not get better, you cannot do better.”


189. “I’ve gotta save the world.”


190. “Healing is a process. Many are wondering what steps they can personally take today. Every action matters, big and small, in being an advocate for change.” – Jhene Aiko


191. “Shame on you for staying the same.” ~ Jhene Aiko


192. “I definitely think that people confuse their ego with their spirit. Your ego is always there telling you to “be better and work harder,” not telling you that you’re already enough. You need to silence your ego to hear your spirit and that’s what I had to do.” – Jhene Aiko


193. “Don’t you know there’s a line for my love? And you be out here lying on us.” – Jhene Aiko


194. “who ever said


195. “Follow your heart and the universe will conspire to make it happen.”


196. “Ooh, that’s how it post to be if he wants me to expose the freak.” – Jhene Aiko


197. “If you don’t get a hold of yourself, then you will end up with no self” – Jhene Aiko


198. “I’m creating songs. I do it most of the time, in the car or in the house.” – Jhene Aiko


199. “I sing songs to express myself, so if it’s someone else’s words, then it’s not really me telling my story. At that point, I’m just like an actress, and I’m not an actress. ”


200. “I decided that what you give is what you’re given. ”


201. “I am a sailing soul, a free spirit. I don’t think I could ever be tied down.” – Jhene Aiko


202. “Amidst bedlam, discover a sense of harmony. It’s in the tranquil minutes that your spirit can really talk.” – Jhene Aiko Quotes


203. “I think if a woman is feeling aggressive, she should be aggressive and not hold back. ”


204. “Countless times I begged you to listen. Now you want me to think you got the message. I know I said it’s over the last time that we broke up. But I’m a say it clear and loud I bet you care and hear me now.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Expiration Date”, Album: My Name Is Jhene


205. “The only way to do great work is to be inspired.”


206. “Love is not about having anything; It’s all about showing gratitude and acceptance. Sometimes the greatest act of love is to let go.”


207. “Find peace within yourself “


208. “I just want to meet as many people as I can and talk with as many people as I can, but whatever allows me to do that then that’s my main goal. It’s just to understand as much as I can about life and how it happens. ” – Jhene Aiko


209. “I think touring is one of the funniest parts of being a singer or entertainer or whatever. “


210. “Through the breaks of broken dreams, fresh starts arise, more lovely than previously.” – Jhene Aiko Quotes


211. “Nothing really came, everything was like inspired by something.” – Jhene Aiko


212. “It ain’t perfect, but everything’s beautiful now. ”


213. “I just wanna ease your mind and make you feel all right.”


214. “You have got to trust the signs. Everything will turn out fine.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “W.A.Y.S”


215. “Take a deep breath and let go of stress “


216. “Find beauty in the small things.”


217. “I’m Black. I’m strapped with magic, bro. I’m nothing you have had before.” – Jhene Aiko


218. “Take a deep breath, and just keep going.”


219. “I do not depend on nothing or no one.” – Jhene Aiko


220. “Stay true to yourself, and the rest will fall into place.”


221. “When I’m writing, I’m not trying to save the world. I’m just trying to help myself, but it’s a plus that people can relate to it. ”


222. “I’ve been offered things from a lot of different labels and stuff like that, but it’s just like, it has to be perfect. I’m not going to sign my life away.” – Jhene Aiko


223. “I’m not a party animal. I’m a chill homebody. I like to watch movies and go out to eat. That’s my idea of a good time. I’m definitely able to be social.”– Jhene Aiko


224. “You have gotta lose your mind just to find your peace of mind. ” – Jhene Aiko


225. “I don’t think I have a sad life. I just talk about all my feelings and emotions. ”


226. “You have gotta lose your mind, just to find your peace of mind. ”


227. “Cause nothing really is and everything really isn’t. ” – Jhene Aiko


228. “I’m probably my biggest critic. There’s nothing anyone can ask of me that I haven’t already asked of myself.” – Jhene Aiko


229. “You are a note with the ability to alter the tune of the universe, which is a symphony.”


230. “I accept the things I cannot change.” – Jhene Aiko


231. “A lot of people ask me if I meditate, and to me, meditation isn’t taking five minutes out of the day to sit by yourself in solitary. I’ve found that it’s really a state of being. It’s more about mindful living and making sure that you’re constantly checking up on breath and breathing deeply. ”


232. “You have to realize that you are everything and more just on your own.” – Jhene Aiko


233. “I had my baby around 20 and I was always working on music, but I was always working on music, but I was doing other stuff as well. “ – Jhene Aiko


234. “My main goal in life is to just be happy. I don’t compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I’m going to do that. That’s really going with the flow of life. As far as the mainstream stuff, if my destiny takes me there and I end up going that route, then that’s fine.” –Jhene Aiko


235. “A lot of people ask me if I meditate, and to me meditation isn’t taking five minutes out of the day to sit by yourself in solitary. I’ve found that it’s really a state of being. It’s more about mindful living and making sure that you’re constantly checking up on breath and breathing deeply. ” – Jhene Aiko


236. “Your scars tell stories of growth and perseverance; wear them gladly as symbols of honor.”


237. “If you look up in the night sky and see this light that’s flashing colors, that’s Sirius. It’s a star system, and it looks like there’s a party going on. What I like to believe in my dreams and imagination is, there are some of us on Earth that come from there, indigos and star seeds, who are hyper ¬sensitive to feelings and seasons.” – Jhene Aiko


238. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”


239. “Let your light shine bright.”


240. “I think touring is one of the funniest parts of being a singer or entertainer or whatever. “ – Jhene Aiko


241. “If you don’t learn, you’ll never know a good thing.” – Jhene Aiko


242. “You are a universe inside yourself, equipped for making systems of affection, delight, and vast potential outcomes.”


243. “It’s not selfish to put yourself first; it’s self-care.”


244. “It’s humbling because a lot of times people think because they are the artist or the celebrity or whatever they want to call themselves that they’re above being a fan. If you like something, you can like it. You don’t have to be afraid to say that so I really appreciate it and you know, to me, people are people.” – Jhene Aiko


245. “Stay motivated and keep pushing towards your goals.”


246. “If your dude come close to me, he gon’ wanna ride off in a ghost with me” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Post To Be”


247. “I’m a homebody for sure, I love to stay at home. ” – Jhene Aiko


248. “It’s actually easier for me to talk about the things that are harder to deal with just because I want to release it and transform it into something positive.” ~ Jhene Aiko


249. “You have everything you need to do anything you want. And what do you do? Nothing”


250. “Spread kindness wherever you go “


251. “A lot of times we talk about what we are going through and our problems, but now we need to focus on resolving the issues and how can we help each other get through this life.” – Jhene Aiko


252. “Believe in your dreams, and make them a reality.”


253. “Every day is a chance to be better than the day before.”


254. “I finished school, because I started when I was thirteen, so basically around 16 or 17, I just focused on finishing high school. ”


255. “When I’m writing, I’m not trying to save the world, I’m just trying to help myself, but it’s a plus that people can relate to it. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


256. “Yeah, I mean I’m a water sign. I’m a Pisces. “ – Jhene Aiko


257. “Life can get wild when you’re caught in the whirlwind. ”


258. “Stay motivated and always keep pushing forward.”


259. “When I was younger, I didn’t really have the chance to express myself, as I was just singing other people’s songs and singing their stories. At that time—around 20, 21—I had been through so much that I already had all these things to sing about. Now, we’re here and life is only getting crazier. I have more things to express. ”


260. “I think as a person, I have a whole bunch of different sides to me. “ – Jhene Aiko


261. “I’m Black. I’m strapped with magic, bro. I’m nothing you have had before. ”


262. “Every other day’s a different game that you just can’t win. ”


263. “With my career, everything I do is me. There’s no one that handles telling me what I should be about or how I should dress or anything. I’m hands on with absolutely everything. ” – Jhene Aiko


264. “Change is inevitable. Why hold onto what you have to let go of?“ – Jhene Aiko


265. “Please do not drive me crazy. ”


266. “I’m probably my biggest critic. There’s nothing anyone can ask of me that I haven’t already asked of myself. “ – Jhene Aiko


267. “I have a crazy sense of humor so if someone is just trying to be rude to me, or if you can tell that someone is angry for no reason, I like to entertain them. ”


268. “I finished school because I started when I was 13, so basically around 16 or 17, I just focused on finishing high school. “


269. “I actually have a young readers’ series that I wanna do, kind of in the same lane as a Harry Potter or Narnia or Twilight. I want to write stuff like that.” – Jhene Aiko


270. “I don’t really like the term ‘falling in love.’ Falling makes it sound scary or like there’s anxiety involved. I think that we should learn to grow in love because it’s a journey.” ~ Jhene Aiko


271. “If you don’t learn, you’ll never know a good thing. ” – Jhene Aiko


272. “Embrace weakness, for it is the doorway to profound associations and real encounters.” – Jhene Aiko Quotes


273. “There’s no slowing down as the globe spins around and around. You gotta keep going. ” – Jhene Aiko


274. “I’ve never been in that position in my life, where I hate a celebrity so much that I want to call them names.” ~ Jhene Aiko


275. “Embrace your defects, for they are the brushstrokes that make you a show-stopper.”


276. “I love to sit outside in silence, breathe, focus on a flower or look at the sky. These are things that I’ve done since I was a child because I was home-schooled and had a lot of time to sit and think before even realizing that was a form of meditation.” – Jhene Aiko


277. “Sometimes, you gotta work through the darkness to get to the light.” – Jhene Aiko


278. “Watch kindness blossom into a garden of love and compassion by planting seeds of kindness.”


279. “Because people love music, I feel it’s my responsibility to produce more of the music and to get it out to more people, so like I said, If the mainstream route does that without compromising me being happy as a person then that’s something I’ll do. ”


280. “Sometimes, you gotta work through the darkness to get to the light. ”


281. “If you don’t get a hold of yourself, then you will end up with no self. ”


282. “Suffering is optional. You’re gonna have some pain, but it doesn’t have to make you suffer. ”


283. “Life is too short to live with regrets. Embrace every moment.”


284. “Every place is a sacred space, and you are your one true home. Water your happy seeds, mind, body & soul. Become the place of peace you seek.” – Jhene Aiko


285. “I stopped looking at people’s opinions. It’s easy to get caught up in what other people think. ” – Jhene Aiko


286. “Let peace be your guide in the midst of chaos.” Find solace in your own sanctuary.


287. “I stopped looking at people’s opinions. It’s easy to get caught up in what other people think. “ – Jhene Aiko


288. “Stay positive, even on the toughest days “


289. “Everyday though, I’m just looking for like- I always ask people, What are you listening to? What sounds are good to you? Alot of people are in their car, in the club or on the internet looking and I just don’t do any of that. Usually if I’m out and about it’s because I have something to do, because I’m like a really big home body. If I’m at home, im watching Nickelodeon cartoons so sometimes I’m out of the loop with the cool music, but for sure I’m predicting that J.Cole is going to be good.” ~ Jhene Aiko


290. “I just like being a regular person. “ – Jhene Aiko


291. “Yeah, I mean I’m a water sign. I’m a Pisces. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


292. “You have gotta lose your mind. Just to find your peace of mind. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


293. “I never felt like I left. I think before anything, I am a writer and that’s something that I do almost every day. So it wasn’t, I guess, public, but I still would put out stuff on like MySpace or you know whatever social networks were poppin’ at the time. “


294. “Nothing really came, everything was like inspired by something. ” – Jhene Aiko


295. “I’ve gotta save the world. ”


296. “I want to write some books. Books that have nothing to do with music, just some fiction type of books for a whole different audience of people.” ~ Jhene Aiko


297. “I want to write some books. Books that have nothing to do with music, just some fiction type of books for a whole different audience of people. “ – Jhene Aiko


298. “When it comes to relationships, I don’t compete, I complete.” ~ Jhene Aiko


299. “I finished school because I started when I was thirteen, so basically around 16 or 17, I just focused on finishing high school. “ – Jhene Aiko


300. “You are deserving of love, compassion, and all good things in life.”


301. “Nothing really came, everything was like inspired by something. ”


302. “I know like the Wiz Khalifa one, got me excited because I like his music, and its almost like you know I can relate to his music, so I feel like dang if he listens to my stuff and thought it was good then maybe I’m as good as him, you know what I mean?” – Jhene Aiko


303. “Life is too short to be anything but kind.”


304. “Your ego is always there telling you to ‘be better and work harder,’ not telling you that you’re already enough. You need to silence your ego to hear your spirit.” ~ Jhene Aiko


305. “I think as a person, I have a whole bunch of different sides to me.” – Jhene Aiko


306. “Take a deep breath and just let it be “


307. “I’m not being difficult, I just see things differently.” – Jhene Aiko


308. “I just like being a regular person.” – Jhene Aiko


309. “We were both numb, never had anything real between us. ” – Jhene Aiko


310. “I am not perfect. I would never let you think I was more than this” – Jhene Aiko, “Wading”


311. “Life is too short to be anything but grateful.”


312. “My main goal in life is to just be happy. I don’t compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I’m going to do that. That’s really going with the flow of life. ”


313. “I know my smile ain’t perfect, I know my smile ain’t perfect.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Sparks will Fly” By J. Cole


314. “I’m trying to teach people not to be selfish. That’s the thing. If you have a good thing share it. Of course, we’re not in a sexual relationship.“ – Jhene Aiko


315. “I am not writing this music from a place where I want to be famous or popular or to make money – this is what I am feeling. There is a higher purpose.” – Jhene Aiko


316. “Oblivion is kind of like nirvana, where you become nothing and you don’t have to suffer over and over again. You’re free to just be nothing.” ~ Jhene Aiko


317. “In a sense, I am like a volcano and this album is an eruption.” – Jhene Aiko


318. “I share about one percent of my whole being with the internet.” – Jhene Aiko


319. “Music has the ability to mend, to ship us to various domains of feeling. Allow it to be your treatment, your shelter.”


320. “Suffering is optional. You’re gonna have some pain, but it doesn’t have to make you suffer. ” – Jhene Aiko


321. “I want to write some books. Books that have nothing to do with music, just some fiction type of books for a whole different audience of people. ”


322. “Without a place to call home, I got so used to the changes. ”


323. “Stay true to your roots and never forget where you came from.”


324. “Stay strong and never give up.”


325. “When my energy feels all tangled and I’m trying to get through, I just try to slow down and breathe through it.” ~ Jhene Aiko


326. “I appreciate when people listen to sad songs, because it’s almost like telling someone your problems and having them listen with a compassionate ear. ”


327. “When I became a teenager, I started reading about things like Buddhism, which made me find inner peace. John Lennon was like a spokesperson for world peace, so I just fell in love with him and Yoko’s relationship. They were always in pictures together, and you could just feel the love. That was something I really admired because people are so afraid to admit when they’re in love with someone. ”


328. “Stay true to your passions and never give up on them.”


329. “maybe something is wrong with me


330. “I belong to the world.I’m in a relationship with the world.” ~ Jhene Aiko


331. “Let your light shine “


332. “You deserve all the love and happiness you give to others.”


333. “In a sense, I am like a volcano and this album is an eruption. ” – Jhene Aiko


334. “You’ll find the strength to rise above your difficulties and blossom in the depths of them.”


335. “A lot of times, we talk about what we are going through and our problems, but now we need to focus on resolving the issues and how we can help each other get through this life. ”


336. “I just want to meet as many people as I can and talk with as many people as I can, but whatever allows me to do that then that’s my main goal. It’s just to understand as much as I can about life and how it happens.” – Jhene Aiko


337. “You have got to trust the signs. Everything will turn out fine. ” – Jhene Aiko


338. “When I was younger, I didn’t really have the chance to express myself, as I was just singing other people’s songs and singing their stories. At that time, around 20, 21, I had been through so much that I already had all these things to sing about. Now, we’re here and life is only getting crazier. I have more things to express. ” – Jhene Aiko


339. “I want better for you movin’ forward, what’s better for you than me?” – Jhene Aiko, “None of Your Concern”


340. “Healing is not a destination but rather a journey. Remember that it is acceptable to not be okay, and give yourself the time and space to heal.” – Jhene Aiko Quotes


341. “the root of the problem is


342. “Your worth is not measured by someone else’s ability to appreciate you.”


343. “Have you seen my fucks to give?”


344. “Never settle for less than you deserve.”


345. “My main goal in life is to just be happy. I don’t compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I’m going to do that. That’s really going with the flow of life. As far as like the mainstream stuff, if my destiny takes me there and I end up going that route, then that’s fine.” – Jhene Aiko


346. “Spread love wherever you go “


347. “Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line.”


348. “Change is inevitable. Why hold onto what you have to let go of?”


349. “Be grateful for the journey and the lessons it brings.”


350. “Stay positive, and positive things will happen.”


351. “Where I’m from, we live by the love, die by the love. ”


352. “I appreciate all the people that can respect and appreciate my music. ”


353. “There is beauty in being vulnerable and showing the world your true self. It’s in that crudeness that you’ll track down real associations.”


354. “When I’m going through something, turning it into art is the best therapy for me.” ~ Jhene Aiko


355. “Cause nothing really is and everything really isn’t. ”


356. “I love to sit outside in silence, breathe, focus on a flower or look at the sky. These are things that I’ve done since I was a child because I was home-schooled and had a lot of time to sit and think before even realizing that was a form of meditation. ”


357. “I always say the person who taught me how to sing indirectly because I listened to her all the time was Brandy. I fell in love with her voice when I was six years old. I always loved Brandy. ”


358. “I never saw a ­distinction between a man and a woman. My ­grandparents and my mother were great examples of men and women, and they taught me ­equality. So I would fight with boys and wear my cousin’s clothes. I would do whatever I wanted, and that’s where I still stand today.” ~ Jhene Aiko


359. “A lot of time when I’m creating songs, they’re in real-time. When I’m writing the song, I feel what I’m feeling for its full potential. As soon as the song is over, I’m like, I created art.” – Jhene Aiko


360. “Smile and be happy, it’s contagious “


361. “Stay positive and let your love shine through.”


362. “Stay humble and always be kind “


363. “There’s no slowing down as the globe spins ’round and ’round. You gotta keep going. ”


364. “I decided that what you give is what you’re given.” – Jhene Aiko


365. “Gotta get this paper, get this cake up.”


366. “It’s humbling because a lot of times people think because they are the artist or the celebrity or whatever they want to call themselves that they’re above being a fan. If you like something, you can like it. You don’t have to be afraid to say that so I really appreciate it and you know, to me, people are people. ”


367. “We are all slaves of desire, controlled by the things we think that we need. ” – Jhene Aiko


368. “Nothing really came, everything was like, inspired by something. “


369. “No music while making love the sound of the love being made is better than music. “ – Jhene Aiko


370. “Nothing really came, everything was like inspired by something. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


371. “I’ve always been an over-sharer to the point where I’ll meet someone and just start talking and telling them everything about my life. “ – Jhene Aiko


372. “Of course we live in a world where we have to make money to eat so that’s always nice to be able to sing and make money but to do something I love and to be able to eat from…it’s great.” ~ Jhene Aiko


373. “Females in our generation morals are just out the window. Materialistic things aren’t life. I’d rather walk in the rain with a man who treats me like a queen than to ride in a Benz with a man who treats me like crap.“ – Jhene Aiko


374. “I’m creating songs. I do it most of the time—in the car or in the house. ”


375. “I know you’ve been through it (been through it)/ I know you been going through it/ I know these other girls can’t do it like I do it (like I do it)/ I know you ain’t used to it/ To the better things/ Baby you deserve the better things/ Let me show it, prove it” – Jhene Aiko, Song Lyrics: “Worthy” by Jeremih


376. “We all are slaves of desires, controlled by the things we think that we need.” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “Everything Must Go”


377. “You have got to trust the signs. Everything will turn out fine.” – Jhene Aiko


378. “After I had my daughter, I kind of got comfortable with motherhood and had time to focus on something else then I started “Sailing Souls” with Fisticuffs, who produced the majority of the mixtape. I just wanted to put out something, like it wasnt really for, you know exposure or to get a deal or really anything like that.” ~ Jhene Aiko


379. “Is it strange for me to say that if I were to die today, there’s not a thing I would change? I’ve lived well. Maybe I have made mistakes and been through my fair share of pain but all in all, it’s been okay. I’ve lived well.” – Jhene Aiko


380. “Here in this dimension you and I are meant to be.”


381. “You better act like you know.”


382. “i am the eye of the storm i am calm when the earth quakes beneath me standing my ground with my roots gripping deeply telling the truth when need be but never too loud i don’t have to shout honest and modest and proud”


383. “Take a chance, and you never know what might happen.”


384. “I’ve been offered things from alot of different labels and stuff like that, but it’s just like, it has to be perfect. I’m not going to sign my life away. ” – Jhene Aiko


385. “I do not depend on nothing or no one. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


386. “The greatest love you can ever find is within yourself.”


387. “Stay true to yourself and always be authentic “


388. “I just love to have a clear mind.” – Jhene Aiko


389. “Life is too short, don’t waste time on regrets “


390. “Spread love wherever you go.”


391. “Let love guide your path.”


392. “It’s not love, but it’s pretty close. ”


393. “I think I have patient fans that want quality over quantity. It’s more important to me that the project be the best that it can be and the most real it can be rather than rushing a whole bunch of generic songs because I could do that. I could just put together some songs real quick that I really like. I only write and I only sing for a purpose, so if it’s not then, it’s not going to be rushed.” – Jhene Aiko


394. “I think the journey is the reward, I think that it’s about being on the right path, the path for you. That’s what I felt I had to get back to because I was being nudged here and thereby not really listening to myself and not being in tune.” – Jhene Aiko


395. “It ain’t perfect, but everything’s beautiful now.” – Jhene Aiko


396. “I’ve never been in that position in my life, where I hate a celebrity so much that I want to call them names. ”


397. “Just be yourself and wear deodorant.” ~ Jhene Aiko


398. “Loving yourself is a constant journey of discovery.”


399. “I’ve been taking time to put my phone down and focus on where I’m at and who I’m with at the moment. It’s as simple as allotting a certain amount of time away from your phone. Like, for one hour per day, I’m going to leave my phone in another room, and give it a break. ”


400. “If you don’t get a hold of yourself, then you will end up with no self” – Jhene Aiko, “Sailing Not Selling”


401. “Up till the sun rises there’s no compromising..” – Jhene Aiko, Song: “The Pressure”


402. “I love me enough for the both of us. ” – Jhene Aiko


403. “Stay true to your passions and never settle “


404. “Growing up, I was always self-conscious and dealt with a lot of self-esteem issues. I don’t know, I just never liked my face. That was one of the things I dealt with when I was younger. I couldn’t look at pictures of myself. ” – Jhene Aiko


405. “When I find something good, I stick to it for like a month. I’m usually late on like other stuff. Kendrick Lamar, I can play that often.” – Jhene Aiko


406. “I’m probably my biggest critic. There’s nothing anyone can ask of me that I haven’t already asked of myself. ” – Jhene Aiko


407. “A lot of people ask me if I meditate, and to me meditation isn’t taking five minutes out of the day to sit by yourself in solitary. I’ve found that it’s really a state of being. It’s more about mindful living and making sure that you’re constantly checking up on breath and breathing deeply. ” ~ Jhene Aiko


408. “As I got older, I really got into Tupac’s poetry, his books and just learning about his life and what he was into. ” – Jhene Aiko


409. “Nothing really came, everything was like inspired by something.” ~ Jhene Aiko


410. “I love to sit outside in silence, breathe, focus on a flower or look at the sky. These are things that I’ve done since I was a child because I was home-schooled and had a lot of time to sit and think before even realizing that was a form of meditation. ” – Jhene Aiko


411. “Stay focused on your journey and let the destination come to you.”


412. “Chase your dreams and never give up “