Twenty One Pilots burst onto the scene in 2016 with their song Heathens — and have been the source of some incredible quotes ever since. Also, the duo is incredibly relatable and knows how to deliver important messages in a clever way with beautiful rhimes.
So, whether you’re feeling happy, sad or in need of inspiration, you can rely on these Twenty One Pilot quotes to put a smile on your face and make you think.
Anyone listening to the band’s music, whether it’s online or at a show, can feel like they’re a part of something greater. And that’s the amazing power that Twenty One Pilots have over their audience. If you don’t believe us, here are the best Twenty One Pilot quotes to prove it.
24 Most Inspirational Twenty One Pilots Quotes
Twenty One Pilots Quotes About Life
#1. “A lot of things you do to cover up insecurities can be just as harmful to you as anything else.” — Tyler Joseph
#2. “You will hide from everyone, denying you need someone to exterminate your bones. Friend, please remove your hands from over your eyes for me. I know you want to leave but, friend, please don’t take your life away from me.” — Friend, Please
#3. “If you’re one of them, then you’re one of me. And you’d do almost anything just to feel free.” — Migraine
#4. “He thinks that faith might be dead. Nothing kills a man faster than his own head. He used to see dreams at night. But now, he’s just watching the backs of his eyes.” — Trapdoor
#5. “They say, “Stay in your lane, boy, lane, boy”
But we go where we want to
They think this thing is a highway, highway
But will they be alive tomorrow?” — Lane Boy
#6. “Just because I play the piano,
Doesn’t mean I, I’m not willing to take you down.” — Not Today
#7. “I remember the first time I ever showed my parents a song that I had written. The content may have been a little darker than they were used to, or really introspective in a way that may have been uncomfortable. I thought they’d retaliate with some kind of judgment or concern about whether I was feeling all right, but they were proud of it.” — Tyler Joseph
#8. “Nobody thinks what I think, Nobody dreams when they blink. Think things on the brink of blasphemy. I’m my own.” — Kitchen Sink
#9. “Am I the only one I know, waging my wars behind my face and above my throat.” — Migraine
#10. “He thinks that faith might be dead. Nothing kills a man faster than his own head. He used to see dreams at night. But now, he’s just watching the backs of his eyes.” — Teardrop
Twenty One Pilots Quotes About Love
#11. “I’m not sure I want to give you tools that can destroy my heart.” — Air Catcher
#12. “I must’ve forgot, you can’t trust me,
I’m open a moment and close when you show it,
Before you know it, I’m lost at sea,
And now that I write and think about it,
And the story unfolds,
You should take my life,
You should take my soul.” — Holding on to You
#13. “I wanna strip myself a breath, a breathless piece of death I’ve made for you. A mortal writing piece of song will help me carry on.” — Taxi Cab
#14. “I don’t fall slow like I used to; I fall straight down. You’ve stolen my air catcher that kept me safe and sound.” — Air Catcher
#15. “I don’t care what’s in your hair I just want to know what’s on your mind.” — We Don’t Believe What’s On TV
#16. “I won’t fall in love with fall in. I will try to avoid those eyes.” — Air Catcher
#17. “Put out the glitter that your soul hides behind.” — Before You Start Your Day
#18. “I’m screaming submission and I don’t know if I am dying or living ’cause I will save face for name’s sake. Abuse grace, take aim to obtain a new name and a newer place.
I was doing fine on my own and there wasn’t much I lacked. But you’ve stolen my air catcher, and I don’t know if I want it back.” — Air Catcher
#19. “I will make you queen of everything you see.” — House of Gold
Twenty One Pilots Quotes About Music
#20. “After talking to people and meeting them every day, I realize that a song can be written from one perspective with an objective in mind. What is crazy about it is that many different people can take one song in a totally different way. That is so cool since music is a universal thing and a very personal thing.” — Josh Dun
#21. “Music can connect people on an intimate level. What Josh and I are trying to do is represent anyone who has some of the questions that we have.” — Tyler Joseph
#22. “It is true that if you hear our music described, it sounds unappealing. I used to laugh and agree with people when they said it didn’t make any sense.” — Tyler Joseph
#23. “That’s the philosophy that we have always had. Going and playing in front of people and leaving an impressive from that standpoint.” — Josh Dun
#24. “Blurryface is this guy who represents everything I’m insecure about. Honestly, we all know that we’re insecure about certain things, but what we don’t totally understand is how those insecurities affect our day-to-day life. So it’s helped me give my insecurities a seat at the table, so I can stare across at him and give him a name and face and personality. I can kind of retaliate and I can see these insecurities for what they are, and so this guy named Blurryface is someone that I’m trying to understand — but also defeat every day.” — Tyler Joseph
You don’t even have to be a part of the Skeleton Clique to enjoy these Twenty One Pilot quotes. Moreover, we could all stand to learn something about love, life and the music world from the band.
These quotes and lyrics will help us feel less alone in the world by letting us know there are more people who go through the same hardships that we do.
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