A. J. Mclean Quotes

  • Be very, very patient and very open-minded, and listen to what people have to say.

  • Keep your head up and be patient.

  • You can have whatever you want if you believe in yourself and keep your feet firmly planted in the ground.

  • You just can't let anything or anyone get in the way of who you are.

  • I can't stress how much my daughter is an inspiration to stay sober. When I come home and she opens those big blue eyes at me, it's the most amazing feeling I could ever feel.

  • No one's a virgin, life screws us all!

  • I don't like it when people don't look me dead in the eye. I move my head around trying to catch their eye.

  • Everyone always says, 'When you look at a boy band, one of them has to be gay.' No, they don't.

  • But people who really know me, know that I am not a bad boy at heart... I am a big teddy bear.

  • I grew up in musical theatre and love to perform on stage.

  • We didn't realize there were that many boy bands until we started touring in Europe. I don't think we were ever affected by it since a lot of the groups in Europe didn't really sing live, but we did and would perform a cappella as well.

  • I look good. I feel good and not to sound conceited I sound great.

  • I'm the complete opposite of every clean cut, decent-looking guy you could ever think of. Yet, I have the biggest heart in the world.

  • I've worn a dress at my wedding. I've worn 6-inch Louboutins. I've got no fear and no shame.

  • Thinking back on it, I've been in this business since I was 3, and I grew up in musical theater, so I was raised and surrounded by gay men and gay women. I was hardly around anyone straight.

  • Music is love, love is music, music is life, and I love my life. Thank you and good night.

  • I'm the kind of guy who grew up listening to Three Dog Night and Lynyrd Skynyrd.

  • I'll sing outside your window. I'm as old fashioned as they come.

  • I'm the type of guy who likes to be there 24-7. I'm Mr. Roses.

  • I'm a bit of an insomniac. I go to bed at 5am because I get caught up in watching TV or listening to music at night.

  • I, personally, am trying to get more and more involved with the gay and lesbian movement, very much so.

  • Once I went to bed in Orlando and I woke up in Atlanta. I have no idea how that happened.

  • I shop more than most women.

  • There's life outside Backstreet Boys that is going on and continuing.

  • The biggest misconception about me is the bad-boy image that everyone stuck me into due to my tattoos, drug days and the constant changes I make with my hair color.

  • Our fans want us to be happy and if that means being married or having a girlfriend, they are okay with that. Of course, in this industry it is a bit harder to have normal relationships, but it is possible.

  • Communication is so much better when people are vulnerable.

  • I pray to God I get inside a girl's head one day and see what in the WORLD they are thinking.