Find the best quotes by Sammy Davis.
We can’t answer King’s assassination with violence. That would be the worst tribute we could pay him.
You don’t swing where you sleep.
Though I love the luxury of the Waldorf Towers, room service there doesn’t do soul food.
There are lines that I know are going to get a belly laugh, but after a few shows I get sick of hearing myself say…
The one thing you don’t want is that stale sound when you’ve done a line so much you can’t find a fresh approach to it.…
May was young and beautiful, we were legally married, but she was caught in the prison of my skin.
I don’t have many easy songs.
I had traveled 10 states and played over 50 cities by the time I was 4.
I didn’t hate being 60 as much as I had 50.
I believed in Bobby Kennedy. Campaigning for him was an attempt to give back something to this country that has given me so much.
You can be in this business 50 years and still not know anything about it.
When Liza Minelli was a child, she used to sit on my lap and call me Uncle Sammy.
Marilyn and I were rumored to be an item. We were friends. Nothing more. Marilyn was one of the sweetest creatures that ever lived.
During three decades, along all the highways of my youth, Frank had always been there for me.
I hadn’t been in Vegas 20 minutes when I got word that the bookmakers were offering three to one that Frank wouldn’t show for my…
Being in public with May and the children was too heavy. I was irreversibly tuned in to everyone around us.
Fame comes with its own standard. A guy who twitches his lips is just another guy with a lip twitch – unless he’s Humphrey Bogart.
I saw that my image was changing or fading. One of the reasons for taking a break from clubs was to be missed-not forgotten.
All I really had was my talent. Without that I wouldn’t be welcome at the White House.
With an ocean between you and your European friends, you have to keep them in your heart.
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