For many musicians, it’s easy to make a buck off of angsty and pessimistic lyrics that appeal to the negative sides of people. For Rihanna, her music transcends this negativity and reaches a positive plane that others are afraid to exist on. Rihanna’s tattoo collection is also pretty extensive. If you want to live a positive style of life like this singer, but aren’t sure what kinds of tattoos to get, check out these lines from her songs that feature bright, happy and optimistic lyrics that make for excellent tattoo quotes. Get them on your body in calligraphic letters or cool fonts to get the same type of effect as Rihanna’s tattoos.
â€œFind light in the beautiful sea, I choose to be happy.â€
This tattoo quote from the song â€œDiamondsâ€ reminds you to look on the positive side and never let negative things drag you down.
â€œDon’t Let the Bastards Get Ya Down.â€
There will always be negative people out there, telling you that what you’re doing is not good enough. Keep them at bay when you get this quote as a forearm tattoo or a rib tattoo.
â€œTears were for the weaker days. I’m stronger now.â€
Remember that life always has its ups and downs. The only way you’re going to feel really good is if you know what’s it’s like to feel really bad. This tattoo quote is a good reminder things are going to turn up eventually.
â€œWe found love in a hopeless place.â€
Sometimes love feels like a fool’s game that only wants to break your heart. This tattoo quote is perfect for a rib tattoo because its meaning is close to the heart.
We found love in a hopeless place
â€œSticks and stones may break my bones, but whips and chains excite me.â€
This is an excellent tattoo quote if you have to present a professional or innocent image, but deep down inside you know that you have a wild streak going on.
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but whips and chains excite me
â€œLet go of the things that make you feel dead.â€
Emotional baggage can be so much heavier than any of the other things you carry around throughout the day. This Rihanna tattoo is perfect if you just need to let go of some things that have unreasonably getting you down.
â€œI like the risk, I like the edge. That’s the thrill for me.â€
Why settle for the mundane or the ordinary. Every day needs to be a new adventure and a new opportunity to experience things you never thought you would.
â€œKeep calm and shine bright like a diamond.â€
This is actually a Rihanna spoof tattoo that pokes fun at the â€œKeep Calm and Carry Onâ€ meme and uses part of her song â€œDiamondsâ€ for effect. This tattoo works great if you want to show off your sense of humor and your appreciation for the hit song.
Keep calm and shine bright like a diamond