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Brownie McGhee Quotes and Sayings

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Anywhere I'm wanted, I'll go.
I've got to be wanted, though.
- Brownie McGhee

I got Sonny up to Harlem, and we started street playin' in New York.
We did that for three or four years and survived.
We brought it back to the streets again.
- Brownie McGhee

My guitar was loud as hell, and I had no sympathy for anybody else.
- Brownie McGhee

I was playing with steel picks on a steel guitar,
and there was no amplification needed.
- Brownie McGhee

 

Logically, when you talkin' about folk music and blues,
you find out it's music of just plain people.
- Brownie McGhee

Long made it possible for me to get on records,
so what little money he did take from me,
if any at all, he was entitled to it.
He didn't take something from me.
- Brownie McGhee

Everybody would grab a guitar and listen to somebody
else and call themselves a folk singer.
When they didn't know no more songs,
they'd run out of them.
- Brownie McGhee

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There's a lot of good musicians who are unheard of.
Get it down before they pass away.
- Brownie McGhee

I only write about what I do, what happens to me.
- Brownie McGhee

When somebody blazes a path to a highway that never end,
you should appreciate 'em some.
- Brownie McGhee

When I was hitch-hiking, people had to follow me,
'cause I didn't stay long.
- Brownie McGhee

I don't sit here and dream because I don't care about the future.
I wouldn't take nothin' for my past and I've got enough
behind me that I can write forever.
- Brownie McGhee

I met Sonny after (Blind Boy) Fuller died,
and me and Sonny played in the streets like everybody else.
- Brownie McGhee

From then on in, me and Sonny started makin' records.
My first records, Sonny was backin' me up.
Sonny wasn't singin' natural at the time;
he was singin' falsetto.
- Brownie McGhee

That's what I liked about hitch-hiking.
If a crowd wasn't big enough, I kept walkin.'
- Brownie McGhee

Something is better than nothing.
Doin' anything for a man, there's investments involved,
there's time and production.
It's better to give him ten bucks and get a record
out than to never record the cat.
- Brownie McGhee

You can conquer almost any fear
if you will only make up your mind to do so.
For remember, fear doesn't exist
anywhere except in the mind.
- Dale Carnegie

You can search throughout the entire universe for someone
who is more deserving of your
love and affection than you are yourself,
and that person is not to be found anywhere.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe
deserve your love and affection.
- The Buddha

Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
- Dale Carnegie

It is no use walking anywhere to preach
unless our walking is our preaching.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

My coat and I live comfortably together.
It has assumed all my wrinkles, does not hurt me anywhere,
has moulded itself on my deformities,
and is complacent to all my movements,
and I only feel its presence because it keeps me warm.
Old coats and old friends are the same thing.
- Victor Hugo

There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere,
and many of us will have to pass
through the valley of the shadow of death
again and again before we reach
the mountaintop of our desires.
- Nelson Mandela

To live anywhere in the world today and be against
equality because of race or color is like living in
Alaska and being against snow.
- William Faulkner

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go.
I travel for travel's sake.
The great affair is to move.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere.
- Joyce A. Myers

Here's kind of my motto - if you're not happy at home,
you're not happy anywhere else.
- Angie Harmon

You can never get silence anywhere nowadays,
have you noticed?
- Bryan Ferry

We build buildings which are terribly restless.
And buildings don't go anywhere.
They shouldn't be restless.
- Minoru Yamasaki

There is a single light of science, and to brighten
it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere.
- Isaac Asimov

Sir, I am no sycophant or worshipper of power anywhere.
- Benjamin F. Wade

What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt -
it is sure to get where it is going,
and it doesn't want to go anywhere else.
- Hal Boyle

The artist's world is limitless.
It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away.
It is always on his doorstep.
- Paul Strand

There is nothing true anywhere,
The true is nowhere to be seen;
If you say you see the true,
This seeing is not the true one.
- Abraham Lincoln paraphrasing Lao Tzu' Tao te Ching

True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
- Clarence Darrow

I tried several times to get the song right.
The tune and the chords that I started with,
there really wasn't anywhere else it could go.
I stopped fighting it and let it take me away.
- Nik Kershaw

For me it's absolutely necessary to start from the very beginning.
I can't think of coming and contributing something
anywhere along the line other than the very start.
- George Stevens

I have known lots of adults who enjoyed similar enthusiasms
as a kid and weren't encouraged and then didn't go
anywhere with it and so they're unhappy in their jobs as adults.
- William Joyce

I can't see where there is anywhere left to move.
If you don't have a recount it's hard to receive any more votes.
- Robert Torricelli

I would never have gone anywhere if it hadn't been
for Mother's faith and support.
- Patsy Cline

When, at the end of the 1960s, I became interested in the Nazi era,
it was a taboo subject in Germany.
No one spoke about it anymore, no more in my house than anywhere else.
- Anselm Kiefer

Working hard is very important.
You're not going to get anywhere without working extremely hard.
- George Lucas

Hastiness and superficiality are the psychic diseases of the 20th century,
and more than anywhere else this disease is reflected in the press.
- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Even if what you're working on doesn't go anywhere,
it will help you with the next thing you're doing.
Make yourself available for something to happen.
Give it a shot.
- Cormac McCarthy

If you are looking for a producer, try to contact established producers.
Don't let the fear of theft paralyze you,
or you will never get anywhere with it.
- Penelope Spheeris

I have never seen any such quote anyplace,
anywhere.
- Sean Hannity

I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling,
if I could anywhere borrow another life to spend at home.
- William Hazlitt

I always felt like I was a freak when I was growing
up and that there was something wrong with me because
I couldn't fit in anywhere.
- Madonna Ciccone

The unfortunate thing is, for the contents of the building
I could not get any insurance anywhere in Canada.
- Ernst Zundel

The most important thing that was new was the idea of URI-or URL,
that any piece of information anywhere should have an identifier,
which will allow you to get hold of it.
- Tim Berners-Lee

My parents were so poor when I was a kid,
I never went anywhere.
I take our youngsters with us because I don't know
anything that teaches them so much.
- Alan Ladd

Even if you're not going anywhere, don't get in the way.
- Jose Bergaman

In the euphoria after the Cold War, there was a misplaced
notion that the UN could solve every problem anywhere.
- Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Because I don't take money, I'll go anywhere and do
a benefit concert with almost any orchestra.
- David Ogden Stiers

We do not mind our not arriving anywhere nearly so
much as our not having any company on the way.
- Frank Moore Colby

In the carriages of the past you can't go anywhere.
- Maxim Gorky

Nice to be here? At my age it's nice to be anywhere.
- George Burns

For one thing there is the divinest,
cleanest air to be breathed anywhere in God's world.
- Mary Austin

I have taught students from the New York City area
so long I have a special affinity and rapport with them.
It surprises me sometimes that there are students from anywhere else.
- Robert Morgan

Hunter and I never got proper journalistic accreditation to go anywhere.
Nobody was giving us passes to go in here or there.
We always had to somehow talk our way in.
- Ralph Steadman

I don't owe one man one cent.
Anywhere.
- Roy Acuff

I don't think the space station will ever do anything for exploration.
Putting people up there for a year or more is the only
way you will get anywhere near the exploration concept.
- Wally Schirra

Nothing, like something, happens anywhere.
- Philip Larkin

If you can find a path with no obstacles,
it probably doesn't lead anywhere.
- Frank Howard Clark

You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
- Joseph Joubert

If they can't do it in California, it can't be done anywhere.
- Taylor Caldwell

I have discovered in life that there are ways of getting
almost anywhere you want to go,
if you really want to go.
- Langston Hughes

Almost anything makes me laugh, especially jokes at my own expense.
And I will never, ever admit to being ticklish anywhere.
- Judd Nelson

No good fish goes anywhere without a porpoise.
- Lewis Carroll

I can set up shop anywhere.
I've got my oils, I've got my yoga mat and I'm good to go.
I must know good yoga classes in about 25 cities on this planet.
- Minnie Driver

I used to work in a fire hydrant factory.
You couldn't park anywhere near the place.
- Steven Wright


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