Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
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.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
When things go wrong don't go with them
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'