Here are quotes about Queen from other people.
I have seen the future of pop music and it is a band called Queen.
Jac Holzman, Elektra
I stayed up listening to Queen.
They represent to me everything that I hold dear in men and musicians.
He couldn't even boil an egg, so he charmed other people into doing everything for him.
Right from the start, before he’d even joined a band, Freddie would say, ‘I’m going to be a pop star, you know’. I remember walking into the West Kensington pub in Elsham Road one day and Freddie was there with his head in his hands. ‘What’s the matter with you?’, I asked. ‘I’m not going to be a star’, he replied. I said, ‘You’ve got to be a star, you’ve told everyone. You can’t let them down now. Come on.’ And then he stood up, put his arms in the air and said, ‘I’m not going to be a star. I’m going to be a legend!
Chris Smith, a fellow student of Freddie’s at Ealing College of Art
Get drunk and sing along to Queen.
REM - "The Wake-Up Bomb"
They were just the best.
We used to go to functions and parties and he would always sing because they always asked him, and he used to feel so proud to make everyone happy, even at that age.
Their sound and style has got them a slot forever in the music business.
There are musical genres and there are Queen.
…they have no equals.
For all these years, they've fought every new fad that was out to blow them away. Disco? H*ll, Queen ate disco up and spat it out for breakfast!