"I'm inspired by history, different periods."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Adam Lambert on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Adam Lambert on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Adam Lambert on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Adam Lambert on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Adam Lambert on Thomas Jefferson
"Conforming is not cool."
"When I was kid, I remember playing 'Vogue' by Madonna over and over and over again. And ah, you know, something about the beat was really cool, and Madonna, visually, was on TV all the time and I thought she was just so beautiful."
"My dad is a Deadhead, my mom's a Jewish-American princess from Jersey."
"'Come out' is so funny to me because I've never been in."
"After my tour I had time to stay at home, be with my boyfriend and hang out with friends and that brought me down to earth and helped me write music from a more relaxed place."