I just let it in one ear and out the top of my head.
We really were a very musical family. Father managed to buy us a small pump organ, and I just loved this instrument.
Sounds always fascinated me.
Over and over I marvel at the blessings of my life Each year has grown better than the last.
Night after night I could feel the chills go up and down my spine, they played so well.
If you put all your strength and faith and vigor into a job and try to do the best you can, the money will come.
I was so anxious to succeed that I made a practice of appearing on all the disc jockey shows I could, in order to publicize the band.
I realized some of the pitfalls of being well-known it was nice if you were successful, but it made it just that much harder to take when you failed.
I played a Spaniard. I looked about as Spanish as any other fair-skinned German.
I knew nothing of the real life of a musician, but I seemed to see myself standing in front of great crowds of people, playing my accordion.
I have a tremendous desire to learn, and to grow, and to develop whatever I have that will make for any kind of improvement in me.
If they can't hum it after we play it, it's not for us.
His act may start out slow, but it tapers off.
I just had an idea that went right over my head.
Whenever you have a minute I'd like to see you right now.
There are good days and there are bad days, and this is one of them.
The first time I try anything is invariably not very successful. I tend to grow slowly, but solidly.
In spite of the Depression, or maybe because of it, folks were hungry for a good time, and an evening of dancing seemed a good way to have it.
It's the first time I ever got a standing ovation in the sky.
We hooked onto his rig and we pulled it 10 miles an hour -- sometimes 12 -- and we got it into Lyons Auto Shop. It was just getting daylight. Lyons was right there in Grand Forks where it is today.
For a while we had trouble trying to get the sound of a champagne cork exploding out of the bottle. I solved the problem by sticking my finger in my mouth and popping it out.
Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God.
If any performer has quality in his voice he can almost always be helped to develop all the other necessary attributes.
She has a nice voice, but she looks a little bit too much like Eleanor Roosevelt.
They were so good, I could hardly wait to get out of there.