I'd rather go on hearing your lies than to go on living without you.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
I don't want to read about some of these actresses who are around today. They sound like my niece in Scarsdale. I love my niece in Scarsdale, but I won't buy tickets to see her act.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man; but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It's my favorite part of the business, live concerts.
Look guys, if you're just going to stare at me, I'm going to bed!
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
When I was a child I was a dreamer. I read comic books, and I was the hero of the comic book. I saw movies, and I was the hero in the movie. So every dream I have ever dreamed has come true a thousand times.
Every time I think that I'm getting old, and gradually going to the grave, something else happens.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Some people tap their feet, some people snap their fingers, and some people sway back and forth. I just shorta do'em all together, I guess.
I learned very early in life that: Without a song, the day would never end; without a friend, a man ain't got a friend; without a song, the road would never bend- without a song So I keep singing a song.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.