When Whitney Houston (1963-2012) was found dead in a bathtub at her Beverly Hilton Hotel suite on February 11, 2012, the world mourned the loss of a beautiful woman and one of the greatest singers of all-time. Can we ever forget classic songs like ‘Saving All My Love For You’, ‘The Greatest Love of All’ and ‘I Will Always Love You’, the latter recorded for the 1992 hit movie The Bodyguard, sold over 12 million copies and is in the Top Twenty Best Selling Singles Of All Time. Those songs and many others will never be forgotten.
The American singer, songwriter and actress will be dearly missed by fans all over the world but her amazing vocals will still carry on. The internet and other media outlets will make sure that happens. And Whitney Houston’s millions of fans will add their weight too.
Some of the Best Whitney Houston Quotes and Sayings
I like being a woman, even in a man’s world. After all, men can’t wear dresses, but we can wear the pants – Whitney Houston
Love is a contact sport – Whitney Houston
God gave me a voice to sing with, and when you have that, what other gimmick is there? – Whitney Houston
I know that I could really kill for my daughter. I know because I’m living for her, so I’m fierce when it comes down to it. And I feel the same about my husband and my family. I’m just fiercely protective. It’s like, that’s my lair and nobody messes with my lair – Whitney Houston
When you’re older, you learn what it’s about to relax and enjoy. You’re not so young, not so eager. Some of the mistakes you made are gone. They’re over! – Whitney Houston
Crack is cheap. I make too much money to ever smoke crack. Let’s get that straight. OK? We don’t do crack. We don’t do that. Crack is whack – Whitney Houston
I can tell you that I am not self-destructive. I’m not a person who wants to die. I’m a person who has life, who wants to live. And I always have. And I wouldn’t mistake it for anything else other than that – Whitney Houston
I’ve turned down a lot of arena dates because I’ve done the big-arena thing. Now, I want to do something where people can feel me and I can feel them – Whitney Houston
Contrary to belief, I do the hitting, he (Bobby Brown) doesn’t. He has never put his hands on me. He is not a woman-beater. We are crazy for one another. I mean crazy in love, love, love, love, love. When we’re fighting, it’s like that’s love for us. We’re fighting for our love – Whitney Houston
When I did ‘Saving All My Love’, I was going through a terrible love affair. He was married, and that will never work out for anybody. Never, no way. Forget about it – Whitney Houston
You’ve got to realize that we’ve got to get up and brush our teeth. We’ve got to wash our behinds. There is relativity here – Whitney Houston
From the beginning, the camera and I were great friends. It loves me, and I love it – Whitney Houston
You don’t have a baby based on that publicity madness. People don’t live like that. Especially black people who were raised in families with morals and standards and integrity – Whitney Houston
When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I’d be alone a lot. Basically we all are. Loneliness comes with life – Whitney Houston
I know I’m a child of God. I know he loves me – Whitney Houston
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