Enter one or two keywords to search these Quotes about Life.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on



Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Life Quotes and Sayings
Inspiring Quotes  |  Life is Beautiful  |  Search  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Freddie Hubbard Quotes and Sayings
Quotes by Freddie Hubbard

I hope you like these Freddie Hubbard quotes from my collection of quotes about life.

Dizzy used to tell me that I am playing too hard.
He used to say to not give everything.
Miles used to tell me that too.
- Freddie Hubbard

When I got started in New York, it wasn't like it is now.
If you were different from Miles and Dizzy,
it was very difficult to make gigs and make money with your own style.
- Freddie Hubbard

I advise all the young kids to not overwork.
You can't be out there blowing hard.
You have to pace yourself.
- Freddie Hubbard

I'm going to Yoshi's.
I'm taking a few gigs.
I'm playing.
I'm not going to play all the time.
I'm going to take it easy and take it slow and warm up so I can come back.
- Freddie Hubbard

 

We all kind of grew up together with Art Blakey because
we all were young and he gave us a chance to write.
We had to write something that was good and to sit
up with a great guy like Art Blakey and watch him.
- Freddie Hubbard

I am in discussions with a label.
We are talking about doing something.
- Freddie Hubbard

Well, my sister played trumpet.
Can you imagine having a sister blowing the trumpet around the house,
Fred? And my brother, he played piano.
Everybody was playing some kind of music,
so it was natural for me to get into it.
- Freddie Hubbard

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

That was the biggest thrill, going over to these guy's
houses and having them want me to practice with them
and they would show me a lot of stuff,
which was really advanced stuff to me at my age.
- Freddie Hubbard

They always want to sell me as a hard bopper.
- Freddie Hubbard

I had heard Ornette a couple of times,
but I didn't really know where he was coming from until
we started the record and it was beautiful,
Fred.
It opened up my mind.
- Freddie Hubbard

Yes, I can play.
I can play.
I can't play as long as I did and as hard,
but I don't think I have to.
- Freddie Hubbard

I quit drinking, so I can think clear.
When you have chop trouble, drinking doesn't help the healing process.
- Freddie Hubbard

You're standing on the threshold of success.
Don't look down, it'll make you dizzy.
- the character Timothy Q. Mouse in the Walt Disney movie Dumbo

I had to stop driving my car for a while...
the tires got dizzy.
- Steven Wright

Know what to do if you feel faint or dizzy,
especially if you might fall and hit your head.
- Marilyn vos Savant

I grow dizzy when I recall that the number of manufactured
tanks seems to have been more important to me than
the vanished victims of racism.
- Albert Speer

The three great moments of my life had to be the concerts of Ellington in 1938,
Dizzy in '48, and Ella in '52.
- Boris Vian

I don't care much about music.
What I like is sounds.
- Dizzy Gillespie

The first records I heard were from Dizzy Gillespie and people like that.
- Bill Wyman

As long as the world is turning and spinning,
we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make mistakes.
- Mel Brooks

As a kid, I used to go see all the jazz players,
Oscar Peterson, Stan Kenton, Dave Brubeck,
Dizzy Gillespe.
- Jim Coleman

Well, I don't know about the dizzy height,
but I always thought they were going to be pretty big.
- Brian Epstein

I look at my first appointment book from 1965 and I get dizzy.
I was constantly in a phone booth calling photographers.
- Lauren Hutton

If someone says that he can think or talk about quantum
physics without becoming dizzy,
that shows only that he has not understood anything whatever about it.
- Murray Gell-Mann

The doctors x-rayed my head and found nothing.
- Dizzy Dean

It was my band.
I organized the band and Dizzy was in the band.
Dizzy was the first musical director with the band.
Charlie Parker was in the band.
But, no, no, that was my band.
- Billy Eckstine

All the dreamers in all the world are dizzy in the noodle.
- Edie Adams

Men have died for this music.
You can't get more serious than that.
- Dizzy Gillespie

Let the teachers teach English and I will teach baseball.
There is a lot of people in the United States who say isn't,
and they ain't eating.
- Dizzy Dean

Practice, work hard, and give it everything you have.
- Dizzy Dean

Mr. Rickey, I'll put more people in the park than anybody since Babe Ruth.
- Dizzy Dean

I never keep a scorecard or the batting averages.
I hate statistics.
What I got to know, I keep in my head.
- Dizzy Dean

Son, what kind of pitch would you like to miss.
- Dizzy Dean

I'd like to play for you one of my compositions,
my only composition.
- Dizzy Gillespie

The good Lord was good to me.
He gave me a strong body, a good right arm,
and a weak mind.
- Dizzy Dean

I ain't what I used to be, but who the hell is?
- Dizzy Dean

They're not particular about whether you're playing
a flatted fifth or a ruptured 129th as long as they can dance to it.
- Dizzy Gillespie

It's taken me all my life to learn what not to play.
- Dizzy Gillespie

You get very tired, and there was a certain amount of pain and you slow up.
Your legs are so tired that you are in fact slowing.
If you don't keep running, keep your blood circulating,
the muscles stop pumping the blood back and you get dizzy.
- Roger Bannister

It ain't bragging if you can do it.
- Dizzy Dean

I was blessed with a strong arm and a weak mind.
- Dizzy Dean

Anybody who's ever had the privilege of seeing me play
knows that I am the greatest pitcher in the world.
- Dizzy Dean

I can't tell you why there's a delay,
but stick your head out of the window and you'll know why.
- Dizzy Dean

I think I was first awakened to musical exploration
by Dizzy Gillespie and Bird.
It was through their work that I began to learn about
musical structures and the more theoretical aspects of music.
- John Coltrane

How do I know why Miles walks off the stage? Why don't
you ask him? And besides,
maybe we'd all like to be like Miles,
and just haven't got the guts.
- Dizzy Gillespie

Oh, yeah.
I know Dizzy.
For years he's been my buddy way, way,
way back.
Dizzy is one of the most astute guys and one of the
most learned guys in the world and knows exactly what he's doing musically.
- Billy Eckstine

I always try to teach by example and not force my ideas on a young musician.
One of the reasons we're here is to be a part of this process of exchange.
- Dizzy Gillespie

All ballplayers want to wind up their careers with the Cubs,
Giants or Yankees.
They just can't help it.
- Dizzy Dean

I think the idea is now for blacks to write about the history of our music.
It's time for that, because whites have been doing it all the time.
It's time for us to do it ourselves and tell it like it is.
- Dizzy Gillespie

I won twenty-eight games in thirty-five and I couldn't
believe my eyes when the Cards sent me a contract with a cut in salary.
Mr Rickey said I deserved a cut because I didn't win thirty games.
- Dizzy Dean

Take time to play!
Ask for what you want.
Laugh.
Live loudly.
Be avid.
Learn a new thing.
Be Yourself!
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Choose the World You See,
and See the World You Choose.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do you feel stuck?
Whether in a project, a job, a relationship,
or some other situation,
there is a time for perseverance,
and a time for letting go and moving on.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life is without meaning.
You bring the meaning to it.
The meaning of life is
whatever you ascribe it to be.
Being alive is the meaning.
- Joseph Campbell

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White

Powerful Dreams Inspire Powerful Action.
When you can taste, smell, and touch your dreams,
you can enroll the world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

Life is as easy or as hard as you think it is.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are Never Too Old to Give or Get Gold Stars.
Show Your Honest Appreciation - Today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are never too old to set another goal
or to dream a new dream.
- C. S. Lewis

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition,
is not only a waste of energy
but the worst habit you could possibly have.
- Dale Carnegie

How do you want to be remembered?
Live life full out - Begin today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Faith is taking the first step,
even when you don't see the whole staircase.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Change what you see,
by changing how you see.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz)

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
- John Lennon

Footprints in the sands of time...
Where have you been?
Where are you going?
Why are you going there?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow,
you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton

The greatest mistake you can make in life
is to be continually fearing you will make one.
- Elbert Hubbard

The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.
- Joseph Campbell


Thank you for visiting: Freddie Hubbard Quotes and Sayings - Quotes by Freddie Hubbard.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also search or browse my large collection of Quotes about Life.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Quotes from my huge collection






You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and copyright policy.

All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.