10 David Bowie Quotes That Show Why He Was Such a Freakin' Rock Star in Every Way (PHOTOS)

Millions of hearts broke this morning when 69-year-old musical genius and pop icon David Bowie's death was announced. Bowie's impact on the world of music and pop culture was -- and continues to be -- profound; his influence on the hearts and minds of his many, many fans is equally immeasurable. To pay tribute to this rare and original creature, we've put together some of his most memorable quotes (paired with some of his most memorable looks!).

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