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You get up about 2-3 o’clock in the morning and get through about 7 or 8 and 12 hours later you start all over. That’s…
We used to get one room and we’d park the vehicle outside, everybody would all take showers and we’d steal towels because we knew we…
That was where my dream began to take hold, of not havin’ to pick cotton and potatoes, and not havin’ to be uncomfortable, too hot…
I’m in an absolute frenzy towards doing as many things as I can that I want to do today. The rest can wait till tomorrow,…
I’m from the Bob Wills and the Little Richard school of music. Bob Wills did what the hell he thought, Little Richard did what he…
I got to realizing that I wanted to record, I wanted to experiment. And doing those same old songs the same old way – I…
I found a sound that people really liked – I found this basic concept and all I did was change the lyrics and the melody…
I enjoyed the Hee Haw people, but from 1980 on I didn’t enjoy it and thought about leavin’, and thought, hell, it’s an easy job…
I didn’t say I wasn’t gonna do rockabilly. I just said I ain’t gonna sing no song that ain’t a country song. I won’t be…
I’d like just to be remembered as a guy that came along and did his music, did his best and showed up on time, clean…
But most distinctly, I remember always saying to myself that when I get big, I’m not going to go to bed hungry, I’m not going…
The road had the lonely times, but I kept myself busy.
And I said, ‘Why not? It’s the truth! Why can’t I say I’m a Beatles fan?’ I used to get criticized for that.
If you want me in the Hall of Fame put me in because of some contributions that I have made to country music.
I was always very grateful to ’em and am grateful to ’em now. I went back a couple of years ago and did their 20th…
We were sharecroppers – we were a little bit of everything. We farmed and tried to make something.
Lady Limelight is a jealous lady. She wants all of your attention. You don’t have any time to think of anything else but Lady Limelight,…
I never expected to record again. I knew I had done everything I ever wanted to do. I was satisfied. But… all the time I’m…
The last 16 years of my daddy’s life, he got to work for me, and that made him his own boss and he like that.
My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin’ her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting’ to…
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