American Singer Quotes
Come on girls! Do you believe in love? Cause I got something to say about it.
Hey buddy, don't you be no square, if you can't find a partner use a wooden chair.
They told you don't you ever come around here
Don't wanna see your face you better disappear. The fire's in their eyes and their words are really clear. So beat it, just beat it.
The only proper way to eliminate bad habits is to replace them with good ones.
My mother has always been my role model, and I believe my survival in the entertainment business is in large part due to my desire to be a strong woman like my mother. She is my hero.
He was an average guy who could carry a tune.
But one man never laughed. He was a giant among men. He was Bobby Darin and he was my friend.
Planning to make something big is like planning to make a Nobel Prize winner during sex. You just have to wait and see.
One-two-three o'clock, four o'clock rock!
Five-six-seven o'clock, eight o'clock rock!
Nine-ten-eleven o'clock, twelve o'clock rock!
We're gonna rock around the clock tonight!
We sing with the entire body. The sounds that we make emanate not just from the head, but from the whole heart and soul, and, most important, the gut.
When the uncreative tell the creative what to do, it stops being art.
The music was thunder and joy. Lightning bolts of happiness and praise, foot-stomping, dance-shouting, good-feeling singing from the soul.
waning or waxing
a sliver set
like a cradle
a thin suggestion,
the lit edge
Barack Obama being elected. I think about how… um… how my sons will grow up only knowing a black President. [Wells with tears] I can't explain how that's changed America. There's an optimism now that wasn't there for black people.
I think I was the first person at Motown to ask where the money was going. And that made me an enemy. Did I find out? Honey, I found my way out the door.
The world will not end. This is ridiculous. I think it's like 2000. It's a great trick to do business and earn lots of money because stupid people hoard things. This is a stimulator of the economy.
You don't appreciate home until you leave it and, let me tell you, you can't appreciate life till you've almost left it! Some people hope and die with their song still in them. I used to think that happiness resulted when my earnings matched my yearnings! But not anymore!
A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose said my old friend Gertrude Stein.
Everyone's trusting in their hearts, like their heart don't lie
We look into mirrors but we only see the effects of our times on us - not our effects on others.
We always seem to begin or end in Philadelphia, it's the best place to start and the best place to stop. You're fantastic. My favorite place. Thank you!
Ronnie James Dio
I'll go where secrets are sold
Where roses unfold
I'll sleep as time goes by
The hero must not take unfair advantage of anyone, including the bad guys. He must not hit anyone smaller than himself. He must always keep his word. He must not smoke or drink in public, and he must not kiss the girl.
The proof of how real Jesus knew hell to be is that He came to earth to save us from it.
Peter Marshall (entertainer)
Drugs are just big pieces of tape they stick over warning lights.
Quote of the day
Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon. She will need her sisterhood.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon