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Ronnie Hawkins Quotes and Sayings

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I am a cross between Carl Perkins and Led Zeppelin.
- Ronnie Hawkins

I spent ninety percent of my money on wine,
women and song and just wasted the other ten percent.
- Ronnie Hawkins

Rock 'n' roll was two pegs below being a prisoner of war back then.
- Ronnie Hawkins

A good band is like a team.
You want to have the right balance.
It's not always the best people you need,
but the right ones for the job.
- Ronnie Hawkins

 

We were playing, not for the drunks,
but for the musicians,
because it was more intellectually challenging.
We needed somewhere to put our energy to show that we were growing,
and as we started to achieve this, people came to hear us musically.
- Ronnie Hawkins

I don't know who's left to hear us.
But if there are people who want the real thing,
we've got it.
My band rocks, and I plan to keep doing it 'till nobody
shows up to see it anymore.
- Ronnie Hawkins

Wherever there are rock 'n' rollers,
we'll play.
That's what we've been doing for more than 30 years -
rock 'n' roll.
It's made me everything from an honorary mayor to honorary
member of a motorcycle gang.
- Ronnie Hawkins

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'The bigtime for you is just around the corner.'
They told me that first in 1952 -
boy,
it's been a long corner.
If I don't hit the bigtime in the next 25 or 30 years,
I'm gonna pack in the music business and become a full-time gigolo.
- Ronnie Hawkins

You can't cross the sea merely by
standing and staring at the water.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

No love, no friendship can cross the path of our destiny
without leaving some mark on it forever.
- Francois Muriac

You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
- old proverb often attributed to David Lloyd George

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated;
you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
- David Lloyd George

I think it's the duty of the comedian to find out
where the line is drawn and cross it deliberately.
- George Carlin

I have lost friends, some by death ...
others by sheer inability to cross the street.
- Virginia Woolf

Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
- Steven Wright

Traveling is one expression of the desire to cross boundaries.
- A. B. Yehoshua

I went out to Charing Cross to see Major General Harrison hanged,
drawn, and quartered; which was done there,
he looking as cheerful as any man could in that condition.
- Samuel Pepys

There's one of my new poems actually -
is a good example of where my poetry has ended up.
My earlier river poetry was more like a cross between
Shelley and Dylan Thomas.
- Robert Adamson

When little old ladies recognize a guy who was Mr.
Olympia, that's saying something.
That means I've been able to cross lines as far as
marketability is concerned.
- Lee Haney

False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to
us while we walk in the sunshine,
but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade.
- Christian Nestell Bovee

I remember once, when I started writing for the alto saxophone,
a saxophonist told me to think of it as being like
a cross between an oboe and a viola,
but louder.
- Gavin Bryars

Left love behind many years ago.
Now it rests under a cross in the cemetery in Tombstone.
- Franco Nero

Anyone who'd sell out a whole town wouldn't hesitate to double-cross one man.
- Arnold Rothstein

Without a doubt, at the center of the New Testament there stands the Cross,
which receives its interpretation from the Resurrection.
- Hans Urs von Balthasar

When I need to nail that riff to the cross,
Marshall will always provide the hammer!
- Dan Hawkins

We all need to take a deep breath and think about being
a Bush daughter and having that cross to bear.
I'd go out and have a couple of drinks too.
- Julia Roberts

We can't cross that bridge until we come to it,
but I always like to lay down a pontoon ahead of time.
- Bernard Baruch

Yes, I definitely believe that it has some good cross-platform properties.
Object orientation was one of the techniques I used
to make Python platform independent.
- Guido van Rossum

There are so many exceptions to free speech:
child pornography,
cross burning, libel, fighting words.
- Cliff Stearns

It's not the Jews that killed Christ.
It was a political situation, and it was the Romans who killed Jesus.
They put Jesus on the cross, not the Jews.
- Monica Bellucci

Without the Empire we should be tossed like a cork
in the cross current of world politics.
It is at once our sword and our shield.
- William Morris Hughes

My introduction to track racing was through the background
of cross country running,
which is not a sport perhaps as popular in America as it is in England.
- Roger Bannister

More and more, cultural groups are cross-pollinating,
and we're getting much more interesting art as a result.
- Damon Albarn

It's time for us to keep better track of our livestock as they cross borders.
- Collin C. Peterson

I saw what looked like another fallen tree in front
of me and put my foot on it to cross over.
At that moment it reared up in front of me-the biggest python I had ever seen!
- Louis Leakey

A politician is a man who will double cross that bridge when he comes to it.
- Oscar Levant

Not far from our house, and opposite the old church with the golden cross,
stood a large building, even larger than the church,
and having many towers.
- Max Muller

The cross is the centre of all this in every respect.
- John Nelson Darby

Our Nation's immigration laws are disrespected both
by those who cross our borders illegally and by the
businesses that hire those illegal immigrants.
- Steve Israel

If someone is mean, harmful, or evil,
they're out of my life.
I cross them out.
- Doris Roberts

To endure the cross is not tragedy; it is the suffering
which is the fruit of an exclusive allegiance to Jesus Christ.
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer

I have certain moral parameters that I do not cross in writing;
I don't write about adultery or kids having premarital sex.
- Nicholas Sparks

We must wake ourselves up!
Or somebody else will take our place,
and bear our cross, and thereby rob us of our crown.
- William Booth

After crossing the Smoky Hill River,
I felt comparatively safe as this was the last stream I had to cross.
- Buffalo Bill

It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle
age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor.
- Andre Gide

Hope, insofar as it is hope of resurrection,
is the living contradiction of what it proceeds from
and what is placed under the sign of the Cross and death.
- Paul Ricoeur

Being the first to cross the finish line makes you
a winner in only one phase of life.
It's what you do after you cross the line that really counts.
- Ralph Boston

I still want to be the candidate for guys with Confederate
flags in their pickup trucks.
We can't beat George Bush unless we appeal to a broad
cross-section of Democrats.
- Howard Dean

Yeah, getting the company that would help advertise
and cross promote the movie on the release was an important factor for New Line,
so we went out to a lot of different companies.
- David R. Ellis

When the dictators and the opportunists are gone,
the cross will still stand before us and something in us will say,
'That is the real thing.'
- Ralph W. Sockman

I was thinking about that, about what lines you'd be
willing to cross if someone took your loved one or child.
- Rick Yune

Who made these laws? That's what I want to know.
So that's why I wear two crosses now.
I call it double cross.
I believe in God-not religion.
- Ja Rule

God, to redeem us at the deepest portion of our nature -
the urge to love and be loved -
must reveal His nature in an incredible and impossible way.
He must reveal it at a cross.
- E. Stanley Jones

I just don't want to be known as the actress who can sing.
I want to be known as the singer who can act,
too.
It's great cross-promotion.
- Mandy Moore

A pitcher needs two pitches, one they're looking for
and one to cross them up.
- Warren Spahn

In fact, the bandits steal the drinks and assistance
provided along the course.
Worse, they cross the finish line and mess up the scoring of legitimate runners.
- Joe Henderson

The Rubicons which women must cross,
the sex barriers which they must breach,
are ultimately those that exist in their own minds.
- Freda Adler

Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to
be elevated on the cross.
In this they are at one with their antagonists.
- Franz Kafka

I got very cross with the term, kitchen sink.
It just meant that you invaded different kinds of houses,
where it was very difficult to avoid kitchen sink.
- Timothy West

I mean, the sound of an amplified guitar in a room
full of people was so hypnotic and addictive to me,
that I could cross any kind of border to get on there.
- Eric Clapton

But I must say the work I'm proudest of is the Green Cross Code man.
- David Prowse

The line between good and evil is permeable and almost
anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces.
- Philip Zimbardo

I guess my style is a cross between David Bowie and Clint Eastwood.
- Dylan McDermott

Showtime has given new, young filmmakers -
black,
white, across the board - an opportunity to make films,
as well as actors who want to cross over into directing.
- Morris Chestnut

I had a wonderful contact, especially with Uncle Bert
who was an angel and led the whole group over to my
side of a steep ravine I could not cross to get over to them.
- Dian Fossey

It's in the vein, somewhere in a cross between The Beatles,
Cheap Trick, The Stones, Badfinger, you know,
but it's not retro at all.
But it is very pop.
- Steve Brown

I want to sound like Christopher Cross in another ten years,
and be totally proud of it.
- Gene Ween

The conception of two people living together for twenty-five
years without having a cross word suggests a lack of
spirit only to be admired in sheep.
- Alan Patrick Herbert

The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me.
However, few escape that distinction.
- John Lennon

The Exorcist has been a very interesting cross to bear.
- Linda Blair

Well, I have since seen you at Tinkle.
It's a comedy show started by David Cross,
me and Jon Benjamin.
It features a wide variety of acts for all tastes and seasons.
- Todd Barry


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