James Brown Quotes

41 James Brown quotes:

"Michael Jackson has a very good heart. He was crying when he was giving me the award, 'cause his mind went back over the early days."
"My expectations of other people, I double them on myself."
"My son don't have to say it loud, I'm black and I'm proud. He don't have to be called those crazy names."
"Sometimes I feel like I'm a preacher as well, 'cause I can really get into an audience."
"Thank God for the journey."
"The hardest thing about being James Brown is I have to live. I don't have no down time."
"The one thing that can solve most of our problems is dancing."
"You can take care of yourself, and God helps those who help themselves."
"You can't teach others if you are living the same way."
"You only live once."
"I taught them everything they know, but not everything I know."
"When I'm on stage, I'm trying to do one thing: bring people joy. Just like church does. People don't go to church to find trouble, they go there to lose it."
"Sometimes you struggle so hard to feed your family one way, you forget to feed them the other way, with spiritual nourishment. Everybody needs that."
"Hair is the first thing. And teeth the second. Hair and teeth. A man got those two things he's got it all."
"When God took it, he accepted it; when he brought it back, he accepted it. That's what's happening with me."
"We lost a genius and we lost my brother, ... You've lost a cornerstone of good, and that hurts real bad."
Author: Brown Quotes Category: Genius Quotes
"musical genius."
Author: Brown Quotes Category: Genius Quotes
"So Very Hard To Go."
Author: Brown Quotes Category: Hard Quotes
"Funky' is about the injustices, the things that go wrong, the hungry kids going to school trying to learn,"
Author: Brown Quotes Category: Kids Quotes
"We gotta love each other again."
Author: Brown Quotes Category: Love Quotes

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