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B B King Quotes

Together is my favorite place to be - Love Quotes
I never make the same mistake twice. I make it five or six times, just to be sure - Funny Quotes
Chocolate is the answer. Who cares what the question is - Funny Quotes
I told you I'll be ready in FIVE minutes, stop calling me every half hour - Funny Quotes
When I first saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew - William Shakespeare Quotes
And then you meet one person and your life changes forever - Love Quotes
Dogs teach us a lot of things but none more important than to love unconditionally - Dog Quotes
The darkest nights produce the brightest stars - Motivational Quotes
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The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you  (B B King Quotes) Everybody wants to go to Heaven, but no one wants to die to get there!  (B B King Quotes) Everybody wants to go to Heaven, but no one wants to die to get there  (B B King Quotes) I’m no good with chords. I’m horrible with chords  (B B King Quotes) A day that I don’t learn something new is a wasted day  (B B King Quotes) A lot of people believe what other people say  (B B King Quotes) Nobody loves me but my mother, and she could be jivin`, too  (B B King Quotes) I don’t like anybody to be angry with me. I’d rather have friends.  (B B King Quotes) There’s a sadness to all kinds of music if you want to hear it. There’s also happiness to it if you want to hear it.  (B B King Quotes) The early years when I was starting, blues player, you wasn’t always welcome in a lot of the other places. People usually have preconceived ideas about blues music. They always feel that it’s depressing and that it’s just something that a guy sit out on a stool, grab a guitar, and just start singing or mumbling or whatever  (B B King Quotes) Ladies, friends, and music - without those three, I wouldn’t wanna be here  (B B King Quotes) I don’t try to just be a blues singer - I try to be an entertainer. That has kept me going  (B B King Quotes) I liked blues from the time my mother used to take me to church. I started to listen to gospel music, so I liked that. But I had an aunt at that time, my mother’s aunt, who bought records by people like Lonnie Johnson, Robert Johnson, Blind Lemon Jefferson and a few others  (B B King Quotes) When I do eventually drop, I pray to God that it will happen in one of three ways. Firstly, on stage or leaving the stage, then secondly in my sleep. And the third way? You’ll have to figure that out for yourself!  (B B King Quotes) I can’t think of anyone I’ve mistreated. I’ve always thought that I am my brother’s keeper. And I believe there’s a ‘great spirit’ that takes care of all of us  (B B King Quotes) I thought Eric Clapton was good. He still is. Not only is he good - he’s rock’s #1 guitarist, and he plays blues better than most of us  (B B King Quotes) Albert King wasn’t my brother in blood, but he sure was my brother in Blues  (B B King Quotes) I tried to connect my singing voice to my guitar an’ my guitar to my singing voice. Like the two was talking to one another  (B B King Quotes) The Blues? It’s the mother of American music. That’s what is is - the source  (B B King Quotes) I don’t have a favorite song that I’ve written. But I do have a favorite song: ‘Always on My Mind,’ the Willie Nelson version. If I could sing it like he do, I would sing it every night. I like the story it tells  (B B King Quotes) Music is good for everybody. They say it soothes the savage beast. Well, I think theirs a beast in all of us. So let’s get some more music and soothe all the beasts out there  (B B King Quotes) When I was in the country and I was trying to play, nobody seemed to pay too much attention to me. People used to say, ‘That’s just that ole blues singer. “  (B B King Quotes) There are so many sounds I still want to make, so many things I haven’t yet done  (B B King Quotes) I guess you can look at me, and tell I’m the old man. My name is BB King.  (B B King Quotes) My mother was a very beautiful lady, I thought. She was very good to me. I guess - she died when I was nine and a half, but if she had lived I probably wouldn’t be trying to play guitar. She wanted me to be known, but as something else. Not a guitar player.  (B B King Quotes) Touring a segregated America - forever being stopped and harassed by white cops hurt you most ‘cos you don’t realise the damage. You hold it in. You feel empty, like someone reached in and pulled out your guts. You feel hurt and dirty, less than a person.  (B B King Quotes) It seems like I always had to work harder than other people. Those nights when everybody else is asleep, and you sit in your room trying to play scales.  (B B King Quotes) I don’t care for the music when they’re talking bad about women because I think women are God’s greatest gift to the planet - I just like music.  (B B King Quotes) I would sit on the street corners in my hometown of Indianola, Mississippi, and I would play. And, generally, I would start playing gospel songs.  (B B King Quotes) I don’t like to feel that I owe anything. I like to feel that I pay my own way, no free lunch.  (B B King Quotes)
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