Christmas, my child, is love in action."
~ Dale Evans (1912-2001), American film actress, singer and songwriter. Wife of Roy Rogers.
Songwriters write songs, but they really belong to the listener.
songwriting song Music
I realized that I wanted to get better in every way. As a person, as a friend, as a songwriter, as a musician, as an artist, record producer, you name it.
Realized Musician Record Producer
I'm a songwriter who's put my childhood memories and teenage angst into songs.
Childhood Memories Put Into
No matter how long what I'm doing here lasts, I want to be a songwriter for the rest of my life. I love it and it's my escape.
Here My Life Escape
I didn't get into music to become a blues musician, or a country musician. I'm a singer-songwriter. In my book that means I get to do whatever I want.
Means Musician Country
I love to rock 'n roll. But my finest suit, of all the things I do, is as a songwriter.
I Do Roll Finest
No, my son's a songwriter and he does that.
As a songwriter, I was influenced by David Bowie - a great writer. A class above everybody in so many ways. Lennon and McCartney, of course. Class stuff. David Cousins was my favorite lyricist.
Class David Everybody
A lot of our tracks have sounded a lot better than I thought they would because of recording, mixing, and because I probably didn't hear it that way. I'm not a songwriter.
Tracks Hear Sounded
I think if you're a good songwriter, that's what you are first - not a star or celebrity.
Songwriter I Think Think
It was kind of like songwriter's boot camp. You had to produce. You had to produce fast. You had to learn.