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10 Famous Quotes by Buck Owens
8/12/1929 - 3/25/2006
Also Known As:  
Alvis Edgar Owens, Jr.     buck_owens     Alvis Edgar Owens Jr.
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I was in a zombie -like mode and I went through the motions up until January 1, 1980. And I knew I couldn't go through that anymore, so I called the guys together. I told 'em, "I'm gonna still play some dates, but I'm not gonna do anything near like I did it before."

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And I said, 'Why not? It's the truth! Why can't I say I'm a Beatles fan?' I used to get criticized for that.

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I'm from the Bob Wills and the Little Richard school of music. Bob Wills did what the hell he thought, Little Richard did what he thought, and those were my big influences.

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Lady Limelight is a jealous lady. She wants all of your attention. You don't have any time to think of anything else but Lady Limelight, because pretty soon that light will be shinning on somebody else. So you better do it while you can.

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We used to get one room and we'd park the vehicle outside, everybody would all take showers and we'd steal towels because we knew we wasn't gonna have enough towels for all five of us to shower.

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The last 16 years of my daddy's life, he got to work for me, and that made him his own boss and he like that.

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If you want me in the Hall of Fame put me in because of some contributions that I have made to country music.

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The road had the lonely times, but I kept myself busy.

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I was looking to be somebody.

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I'm in an absolute frenzy towards doing as many things as I can that I want to do today. The rest can wait till tomorrow, next week, if I'm around we'll take a look.

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