Hank Williams was a Native American-American singer, composer, and musician.
Top 10 Hank Williams Quotes
I think I’m good enough to play and sing. ~ Hank Williams.
If you think I’m a drunk, you shoulda seen my old man. ~ Hank Williams.
The way I feel is that if you don’t like folk music, stay away from my shows. ~ Hank Williams.
I have been living in Montgomery so long that I call it home. ~ Hank Williams.
Man, it’s hell to have a wife who thinks she can sing, and she can’t. ~ Hank Williams.
I have noticed that these pop bands will play our hillbilly songs when they can’t eat any other way! ~ Hank Williams.
Folk songs express the dreams and prayers and hopes of the working people. ~ Hank Williams.
If you’re gonna sing, sing ’em something they can understand. ~ Hank Williams.
If anybody in my business knew as much about their business as the public did, they’d be all right! ~ Hank Williams.
Don’t take life TOO serious you can’t get out alive anyhow. ~ Hank Williams.
Popular Hank Williams Quotes
I ain’t gonna worry wrinkles in my brow, cuz nothin’s never gonna be alright nohow. No matter how I struggle and strive, I’ll never get out of this world alive. ~ Hank Williams.
I wish I was back at WSFA making twelve dollars a week. At least then, if someone come to see me, I’d know they were coming to see me. Now I reckon they just want something from me. ~ Hank Williams.
I’m nothing but a drunkard. Why do people expect me to be anything else? ~ Hank Williams.
I’ve just signed a contract to make records in Nashville. It won’t amount to much at first, but after a year or so, I will really be in the money. ~ Hank Williams.
In this business, if you’re a success, there’s some folks who actually worship you. I have been to some places where it’s impossible to walk across the stage without having the major portion of my outfit torn off for souvenirs. ~ Hank Williams.
Best Hank Williams Quotes
Personally, I cain’t stand classical stuff, but I don’t tell the world about it. I just turn the radio off. Now, why cain’t these folks who don’t like my kind of music do the same? ~ Hank Williams.
To sing like a hillbilly, you had to have lived like a hillbilly. You had to have smelt a lot of mule manure. ~ Hank Williams.
You booked him, and you didn’t worry about crowds. For drawing power in the South, it was Roy Acuff, then God. ~ Hank Williams.
It makes me mad to hear these popular orchestras make a jammed-up comedy of a song like ‘Wreck on the Highway.’ It ain’t a funny song. ~ Hank Williams.
My mother played the organ in church at Georgiana, and I sat on the seat beside her. ~ Hank Williams.
There ain’t a man livin’ who hasn’t talked to his dog. ~ Hank Williams.
Famous Hank Williams Quotes
I was a pretty good imitator of Roy Acuff, but then I found out they already had a Roy Acuff, so I started singin’ like myself. ~ Hank Williams.
Somebody got the idea nobody didn’t listen to my kind ‘a music. I told everybody on the radio that this was my last program. ‘If anybody’s enjoyed it,’ I said, ‘I’d like to hear from ’em.’ I got 400 cards and letters that afternoon and the next mornin’… They decided they wanted to keep my kind of music. ~ Hank Williams.
I learned to play the git-tar from an old colored man in the streets of Montgomery. He was named Tetot, and he played in a colored street band. ~ Hank Williams.
I don’t know one note from another. ~ Hank Williams.
No matter how I struggle and strive, I’ll never get out of this world alive. ~ Hank Williams.
You got to have smelt a lot of mule manure before you can sing like a hillbilly. ~ Hank Williams.
There ain’t nobody I’d rather have alongside me in a fight than my mama with a broken bottle in her hand. ~ Hank Williams.
So these were the 30 top Hank Williams quotes on music, love and life.