Singing Quotes - Page 2

Or did the soul of Orpheus sing Such notes as, warbled to the string, Drew iron tears down Pluto’s cheek.
– John Milton

I was influenced a lot by those around me – there was a lot of singing that went on in the cotton fields.
– Willie Nelson

I would never want to be a member of a group whose symbol was a guy nailed to two pieces of wood.
– George Carlin

Birds sing after a storm; why shouldn’t people feel as free to delight in whatever remains to them?
– Rose F. Kennedy

The reason my voice is sounding more passionate is because I’m singing directly from the heart.
– Sammy Hagar

I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing ‘Happy Birthday.’
– Steven Wright

I would rather learn from one bird how to sing than to teach 10,000 stars how not to dance.
– E. E. Cummings

Hey! Mr. Tamborine Man, play a song for me. I’m not sleepy and there is no place I’m going to.
– Bob Dylan

Olympian bards who sung Divine ideas below, Which always find us young And always keep us so.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

His tongue is now a stringless instrument; Words, life, and all, old Lancaster hath spent.
– William Shakespeare

The Indian knew how to live without wants, to suffer without complaint, and to die singing.
– Alexis Tocqueville

See, that’s nothing but blues, that’s all I’m singing about. It’s today’s blues.
– Jimi Hendrix

So she poured out the liquid music of her voice to quench the thirst of his spirit.
– Nathaniel Hawthorne

And because I am happy and dance and sing, They think they have done me no injury.
– William Blake

It was his nature to blossom into song, as it is a tree’s to leaf itself in April.
– Alexander Smith

Sing out loud in the car even, or especially, if it embarrasses your children.
– Marilyn Penland

People ask me where I got my singing style. I didn’t copy my style from anybody.
– Elvis Presley

Gardens are not made by singing “Oh, how beautiful,” and sitting in the shade.
– Rudyard Kipling

A lot of people are singing about how screwed up the world is, and I don’t.
– Mariah Carey

Short swallow-flights of song, that dip Their wings in tears, and skim away.
– Alfred Tennyson