Enter one or two keywords to search these Relationship Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Home  |  Love Quotes  |  Sister Quotes  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Alexis Korner Quotes and Sayings
Quotes by Alexis Korner

I hope you like this page of quotes by Alexis Korner from my extensive collection of relationship quotes.

I'm a compulsive musician, but it's also a bloody good
way out of having to do anything else.
- Alexis Korner

When I reflect on how things have changed,
I can't help but laugh.
- Alexis Korner

I must have been heavily schizophrenic all my life.
The me who hears what the other me can't play is the dominant one.
- Alexis Korner

I wanted to be able to play guitar.
I wanted to be able to make music hurt.
- Alexis Korner

 

Blues and jazz pulled me away from what was left of my family.
- Alexis Korner

I guess music, particularly the blues,
is the only form of schizophrenia that has organised
itself into being both legal and beneficial to society.
- Alexis Korner

In 1940 I came across a record by Jimmy Yancey.
I can't say how important that record is.
From then on, all I wanted to do was play the blues.
- Alexis Korner

Please sign-up for my free Daily Inspiration email. Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

The parallel development in American blues to the British
movement has resulted in Johnny Winters.
- Alexis Korner

In those days, between the ages of 12 and 18 you meant nothing.
You were the extra place at the side table if someone came to dinner.
You were of no interest to anyone.
- Alexis Korner

Every musical movement that is big enough has to produce
some good musicians who wouldn't have had the incentive
to start playing without it.
- Alexis Korner

Since the age of 12, all my musical thinking has been
influenced by Afro-American music.
- Alexis Korner

The British feel of blues has been hard,
rather than emotional.
Far too much emphasis on 12 bar, too little attention to words,
far too little originality.
- Alexis Korner

I can't explain why one wants to pass a particular
sort of pain onto other people,
but you do.
- Alexis Korner

Once you became associated with a children's show,
you're finished.
- Alexis Korner

If the same phrase in the same place created the right effect,
I was perfectly prepared to use it every time.
I wasn't worried that I wasn't improvising.
- Alexis Korner

I was considered as a jazz man rather than as a blues player.
There were no blues players-you played one sort of
jazz of another sort of jazz.
- Alexis Korner

I had always intended to make a living out of playing blues.
But I never admitted it to myself.
I don't suppose I could have given a logical reason
for it ever becoming possible to do so.
- Alexis Korner

I have got this obsessive compulsive disorder where
I have to have everything in a straight line,
or everything has to be in pairs.
- David Beckham

I'm a hygiene freak.
I'm like obsessive-compulsive when it comes to washing your hands.
- Kelly Clarkson

I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work.
No set goal achieved satisfies.
Success only breeds a new goal.
The golden apple devoured has seeds.
It is endless.
- Bette Davis

I think in Mrs.
C, I certainly played myself.
A very compulsive, sweet person.
- Marion Ross

Suppose we were able to share meanings freely without
a compulsive urge to impose our view or conform to
those of others and without distortion and self-deception.
Would this not constitute a real revolution in culture.
- David Bohm

Writing became an obsessive compulsive habit but I
had almost no money so I thought about being an urban
firefighter and having lots of free time in which to
write or becoming an English teacher and thinking about
books and writers on a daily basis.
That swayed me.
- David Guterson

Crawford washed her hands a lot.
She washed her arms all the way up past her elbows.
She just couldn't get enough done in that direction.
She was compulsive about being clean,
clean, clean!
- Fay Wray

The thing is that I have a really intense,
almost compulsive need to record.
But it doesn't end there, because what I record is
somehow transformed into a creative thing.
There is a continuity.
Recording is the beginning of a conceptual production.
I am somehow collapsing the two - recording and producing -
into a single event.
- Rem Koolhaas

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
- John Lennon PHOTO

If you do what you've always done,
you'll get what you always got.
- Mark Twain PHOTO

Love is the answer, and you know that for sure;
Love is a flower, you've got to let it grow.
- John Lennon

None of us got where we are solely by
pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps.
- Thurgood Marshall

If we want a love message to be heard,
it has got to be sent out.
To keep a lamp burning,
we have to keep putting oil in it.
- Mother Teresa

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

Hardly a man in the world has an opinion
upon morals, political, or religion
which he got otherwise than
through his associations and sympathies.
- Mark Twain

Things are never quite as scary when you've got a best friend.
- Bill Watterson

My Mama always said you've got to put the past behind you
before you can move on.
- the movie Forrest Gump

If you want a love message to be heard,
it has got to be sent out.
To keep a lamp burning,
we have to keep putting oil in it.
- Mother Teresa

Every time you hear a bell ring,
it means that some angel's just got his wings.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant.
You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard
or just think it's going to get on by itself.
You've got to keep watering it.
You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
- John Lennon

Life is no brief candle to me.
It is a sort of splendid torch
which I have got a hold of for the moment,
and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible
before handing it on to future generations.
- George Bernard Shaw

You're just left with yourself all the time,
whatever you do anyway.
You've got to get down to your
own God in your own temple.
It's all down to you, mate.
- John Lennon

It is no use saying, "We are doing our best."
You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
- Winston Churchill

Everyone who got where he is,
had to begin where he was.
- Richard L. Evans

There comes a time when the mind
takes a higher plane of knowledge
but can never prove how it got there.
- Albert Einstein

I wasn't always black...
there was this freckle, and it got bigger and bigger.
- Bill Cosby

When you have got an elephant by the hind legs
and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run.
- Abraham Lincoln

Contrary to general belief,
I do not believe that friends are necessarily
the people you like best,
they are merely the people who got there first.
- Peter Ustinov

You got to be careful if you
don't know where you're going,
because you might not get there.
- Yogi Berra

Everything's got a moral, if only you can find it.
- Lewis Carroll

Well excuse me - we've got something
a little unusual going on here -
time travel, parallel universes,
or just a little common ordinary insanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never trust anyone who wants what you've got.
Friend or no, envy is an overwhelming emotion.
- Eubie Blake

I've got all the money I'll ever need,
if I die by four o'clock.
- Henny Youngman

Most people never run far enough on their first wind
to find out they've got a second.
- William James

I've got a new invention.
It's a revolving bowl for tired goldfish.
- Lefty Gomez

It's a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.
- Pete Rose

If you made a list of reasons why any couple got married,
and another list of the reasons for their divorce,
you'd have a hell of a lot of overlapping.
- Mignon McLaughlin

It's far easier to forgive an enemy after you've got even with him.
- Olin Miller

Back in the mid-1970s, we adopted some fairly ambitious
goals to improve efficiency of our cars.
What did we get? We got a tremendous boost in efficiency.
- Jay Inslee

A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed,
but while it holds good
it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I'm having a bad day. I am not size six.
My legs are not skinny as sticks,
and dammit, someone's got to pay.
I'm afraid that I can't satisfy myself
and that my happiness depends on someone else.
I feel weak, so you're gonna take the fall.
You're so shallow.
- Jewel

We've got to put a lot of money into changing behavior.
- Bill Gates

You've got to grow up sometime.
- Winona Ryder

What a dog I got, his favorite bone is in my arm.
- Rodney Dangerfield

My father and I have a very good relationship.
We always got along.
But I always scold him.
- Amy Sedaris

The toughest thing about success is that you've got
to keep on being a success.
- Irving Berlin

You have got to discover you, what you do,
and trust it.
- Barbra Streisand

Mother Nature may be forgiving this year,
or next year, but eventually she's going to come around and whack you.
You've got to be prepared.
- Geraldo Rivera

I've got to go.
That's one of the penalties of being a doctor.
I never seem to finish a conversation.
- Robert M. Fresco

When I was 18, I thought my father was pretty dumb.
After a while when I got to be 21, I was amazed to
find out how much he'd learned in three years.
- Frank Butler

I wanted to know the name of every stone
and flower and insect and bird and beast.
I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life -
but there was no one to tell me.
- George Washington Carver

It takes more than just a good looking body.
You've got to have the heart and soul to go with it.
- Epictetus

I had to stop driving my car for a while...
the tires got dizzy.
- Steven Wright

I got interested in computers and how they could be
enslaved to the megalomaniac impulses of a teenager.
- Eugene Jarvis


Thank you for visiting: Alexis Korner Quotes and Sayings - Quotes by Alexis Korner.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Relationship Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Love and Relationship Quotes


Find Quotes by Author



Read about copyright, terms of use, contact information, and more.