5 pieces of creative wisdom from David Bowie

Many are turning to social media to remember the late performing artist. Here are some of his most inspiring quotations.

The world said goodbye to David Bowie just two days after his 69th birthday.

On Sunday night, Bowie died after an 18-month battle with cancer that he and his family kept hidden from the public. His death was announced to his fans on Facebook and Twitter:

January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with…

Posted by David Bowie on Sunday, January 10, 2016

January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle… https://t.co/ENRSiT43Zy

— David Bowie Official (@DavidBowieReal) January 11, 2016

Bowie’s son, Duncan Jones, confirmed the news after many responded with shock and denial at the announcement:

Very sorry and sad to say it’s true. I’ll be offline for a while. Love to all. pic.twitter.com/Kh2fq3tf9m

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