Singing Quotes

Of all the wonders of nature, a tree in summer is perhaps the most remarkable; with the possible exception of a moose singing “Embraceable You” in spats.
– Woody Allen

You don’t have to be singing about love all the time in order to give love to the people. You don’t have to keep flashing those words all the time.
– Jimi Hendrix

God sent his Singers upon earth With songs of sadness and of mirth,That they might touch the hearts of men, And bring them back to heaven again.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I looked in the audience. There were no strangers. Everybody was singing and cheering and hugging. That was a beautiful picture to look at.
– Celine Dion

Who’s judging American Idol? Paula Abdul? Paula Abdul judging a singing contest is like Christopher Reeve judging a dance contest!
– Chris Rock

Y’ought to hyeah dat gal a-warblin’ Robins, la’ks an’ all dem things Heish de mouffs an’ hides dey faces When Malindy sings.
– Paul Laurence Dunbar

Then they began to sing That extremely lovely thing, “Scherzando! ma non troppo, ppp.”
– William S. Gilbert

A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
– Maya Angelou

Doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
– Maya Angelou

That music in itself, whose sounds are song,The poetry of speech.
– Lord Byron

Anybody that sings the blues is in a deep pit, yelling for help.
– Mahalia Jackson

You can cage the singer but not the song.
– Harry Belafonte

The Teutons have been singing the swan song ever since they entered the ranks of history. They have always confounded truth with death.
– Henry Miller

If you don’t ever stop singing, your voice stays in shape. It’s like the marathon runner. You’ve got to run, run, run to stay in shape.
– Sammy Hagar

I like to sing ballads the way Eddie Fisher does and the way Perry Como does. But the way I’m singing now is what makes the money.
– Elvis Presley

The colored folks been singing it and playing it just like I’m doin’ now, man, for more years than I know. I got it from them.
– Elvis Presley

The singer has everything within him. The notes come out from his very life. They are not materials gathered from outside.
– Rabindranath Tagore

Sing again, with your dear voice revealing A tone Of some world far from ours, Where music and moonlight and feeling Are one.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley

The closest I ever came to getting married was just before I started singing. In fact, my first record saved my neck.
– Elvis Presley

In the spring time, the only pretty ring time, When birds do sing, hey ding a ding; Sweet lovers love the spring.
– William Shakespeare