Howard Keel quotes

  • As long as I can sing halfway decent, I'd rather sing than act. There's nothing like being in good voice, feeling good, having good numbers to do and having a fine orchestra.
    -- Howard Keel

    #Numbers #Voice #Long

  • Wherever I went, crowds appeared again, and I started making solo albums for the first time in my career.
    -- Howard Keel

    #Careers #Albums #Crowds

  • When I found out that I could carry a tune, well, I came to realize that I had a gift, that it was a kind of a blessing. And I think if you're given something special, you ought to try and give that something back. If you don't, it's a sin. No question.
    -- Howard Keel

    #Thinking #Blessing #Giving

  • Soul brother number 1+1 Gettin' fed like where drugs and guns come from

  • Pray tell us, what's your favorite number?"... "Shiva jumped up to the board, uninvited, and wrote 10,213,223"... "And pray, why would this number interest us?" "It is the only number that describes itself when you read it, 'One zero, two ones, three twos, two threes'.

  • A mathematician's reputation rests on the number of bad proofs he has given.

  • Be original and find your inner voice. The rest will follow.

  • Your inner voice is the voice of divinity. To hear it, we need to be in solitude, even in crowded places.

  • My voice is the only material thing in which I can still reveal myself. Go ahead and cut off the hand or the testicles of a voice. Try to find the head of a voice, the orifice through which it passes, or even the breasts to which you can attach the clips of your electrodes. Nothing. Resonant tooth.

  • I have a pretty lousy voice.

  • When we asked Pooh what the opposite of an Introduction was, he said "The what of a what?" which didn't help us as much as we had hoped, but luckily Owl kept his head and told us that the Opposite of an Introduction, my dear Pooh, was a Contradiction; and, as he is very good at long words, I am sure that that's what it is.

  • It's hard to say what I want my legacy to be when I'm long gone.

  • So long as the human spirit thrives on this planet, music in some living form will accompany and sustain it and give it expressive meaning.