Jerry Wexler quotes

  • I've made hundreds of legendary records that people talk about that didn't sell.
    -- Jerry Wexler

    #People #Records #Legendary

  • I listened to Kelley's record with pleasure. Great to hear real music with respect for the righteous roots. Her singing is outstanding - no frills, down to the bone and intense.
    -- Jerry Wexler

    #Real #Roots #Singing

  • He's a seminal force, a guru, an original creator of the New Orleans piano style.. the teacher of great players like Fats Domino, Allen Toussaint, Mac Rebenack, James Booker, and Huey Smith. All acknowledge him as The Great Master.
    -- Jerry Wexler

    #Teacher #Player #New Orleans

  • Always answer the phone. You never know if it's a hit calling.
    -- Jerry Wexler

    #Phones #Calling #Answers

  • People who deal with life generously and large-heartedly go on multiplying relationships to the end.

  • The bells they sound on Bredon, And still the steeples hum. "Come all to church, good people"- Oh, noisy bells, be dumb; I hear you, I will come.

  • Find a need and fill it. Successful businesses are founded on the needs of people.

  • I wanted to break the record, of course, and become the youngest person to sail around the world solo and unassisted.

  • But what you realise after you've been in the business for a while is that people develop opinions about you that don't have anything to do with your music, they like or dislike you for a million reasons, they like or dislike you for your last record.

  • I don't rely on my figure to sell records.

  • It's more important for me to have a good record with good music and be part of a movie that's good and where the music is used in a really great way. That's the important thing. The other stuff you want to say about it, I don't care.

  • Congrats to Clare Farnsworth on a legendary career! One of the all-time great Seahawks! We will miss you Clare!

  • I'ma continue to make records, continue to make hits, continue to be what I am, legendary.

  • Emilio Pucci obviously I think it's one of the best houses in Italy - and one of the most legendary ones as well. That's why I came here. I also like the idea of working with a house that has a history that you can collaborate and exchange ideas with in the way you would with another person.

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