Very few singers shine as brightly as Justin Bieber However, for him there’s a much greater power at play.

Though he’s had a handful of run-ins with the law, the 21-year-old superstar asserts he wouldn’t have been able to clean up his act and make a public comeback without the help of .

“I feel like that’s why I have a relationship with Him, because I need it. I suck by myself. Like, when I’m by myself and I feel like I have nothing to lean on? Terrible. Terrible person,” he said in GQ.

“If I was doing this on my own, I would constantly be doing things that are, I mean, I still am doing things that are stupid, but… It just gives me some sort of hope and something to grasp onto, and a feeling of security, and a feeling of being wanted, and a feeling of being desired, and I feel like we can only get so much of that from a human.”

As for his with real-life people, they’re a bit more complicated. To start, the “Sorry” crooner doesn’t even have his own cell phone; an extra boundary to keep personal relationships at bay.

“I don’t want people to feel like they can just get in contact with me that easy,” he admitted.

Curated from Justin Bieber Gets Real About His Relationships With God, Adderall and Women: I Don’t Want to Be Held Down By Anything | E! Online