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    I don't have any secrets I need kept any more.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: secret 
     
    Why see the world / when you got the beach?
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: world 
     
    My TV ain't HD, that's too real
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: real 
     
    As a writer, as a creator, I'm giving you my experiences. But just take what I give you. You ain't got to pry beyond that.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: experience  giving 
     
    In art, at a certain level, there is no 'better than.' It's just about trying to operate for yourself on the most supreme level, artistically, that you can and hoping that people get it. Trusting that, just because of the way people are built and how interconnected we are, greatness will translate and symmetry will be recognised.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: people  greatness 
     
    If someone breaks your heart, just punch them in the face. Seriously. Punch them in the face and go get some ice cream.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: heart 
     
    The worse part of being lied to is when you realize you believed it.
    — Frank Ocean
    I've been thinking about forever
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: forever  thinking 
     
    You just do what you can and you have as much fun as possible.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: fun 
     
    It's a bad religion to be in love with someone who could never love you.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: bad 
     
    Distance sometimes lets you know who's worth keeping and who's worth letting go.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: worth 
     
    Once I catch you in one lie, it makes me question everything you said.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: lies  questions 
     
    Go for someone who is proud to have you.
    — Frank Ocean
    Smile, it's easier than explaning why you're sad
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: sad  smile 
     
    I believe that marriage isn't between a man and woman; but between love and love.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: men  believe  marriage 
     
    Those who are heartless, once cared too much.
    — Frank Ocean
    Don't feel sad over someone who gave up on you, feel sorry for them because they gave up on someone who would have never given up on them.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: sad  sorry 
     
    Don't ever play with someone's feelings, you could win the game but you could lose that person forever.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: people  forever  games 
     
    Never run back to what broke you.
    — Frank Ocean
    I don't know if I ever told you this before, but you're the only one I ever waited for this long.
    — Frank Ocean
    Just remember; someone loves everything you hate about yourself.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: hate 
     
    When you're happy you enjoy the music, but when you're sad you understand the lyrics.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: sad  music  lyrics 
     
    Don't confuse my personality with my attitude. My personality is who I am, and my attitude depends on who you are.
    — Frank Ocean
    Work hard in silence, let success be your noise.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: work  silence  success 
     
    I feel like I was writing as I was learning to talk. Writing was always a go to form of communication.
    — Frank Ocean
    If it brings me to my knees, it's a bad religion
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: bad 
     
    I'm about being the best.
    — Frank Ocean
    I don't fear anybody... at all.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: fear 
     
    Being singer/songwriter implies versatility and being able to create more than one medium, and R&B artist is a box, simple as that. It is 'that's what you do, that's what you are', and that's a little unfair, to me, because I don't just do that. So I like singer/songwriter because it allows me to move a little bit more freely.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: media  artist 
     
    We were poor. But my mom never accepted that. She worked hard to become a residential contractor - got her master's with honors at the University of New Orleans. I used to go to every class with her. Her father was my paternal figure.
    — Frank Ocean
    I don't know anything and neither do you.
    — Frank Ocean
    I know that we sin but I do believe we try, we all try.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: believe  sin 
     
    I don't ever want to be caught up in a system of thinking I can do one thing 'cos that's just... that's just telling yourself a lie.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: lies  thinking 
     
    With my art, it's the one thing that I know will outlive me and outlive my feelings. It will outlive my depressive seasons.
    — Frank Ocean
    The idea of recognizing your strengths and using them in as versatile a way as you can is cool to me
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: strength  ideas 
     
    We all know we have a finite period of time. I just feel if I'm going to be alive, I want to be challenged - to be as immortal as possible. The path to that isn't an easy way, but it's a rewarding way.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: time  immortal  path 
     
    When you are happy, you enjoy music, when you are sad, you understand lyrics
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: sad  music  lyrics 
     
    It's about the stories. If I write 14 stories that I love, then the next step is to get the environment of music around it to best envelop the story, and all kinds of sonic goodness - sonic goodies.
    — Frank Ocean
    The first four and a half years was me in the studio every day, writing songs for other people. I had jobs, too - eleven jobs. I worked at Kinko's, Fatburger, Subway - I was a sandwich artist - and I was a claims processor at Allstate Insurance.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: people  job  song  writing  artist  year 
     
    People are just afraid of things too much " Sure, evil exists, extremism exists. Somebody could commit a hate crime and hurt me. But they could do the same just because I'm black. They could do the same just because I'm American.
    — Frank Ocean
    tags: crimes  evil  people  hurt  hate  american  afraid  black 
     
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