Elton John Quotes

Elton John Quotes: I find that so many of my peers of my age don't listen to anything new. But I love the new. I love the energy of the new, the energy of the new act. The young are so important. The young give you the energy, and if you don't notice the young, and you don't give them credit and you don't listen to all sorts of music, then you're missing out on something.
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Elton John Quote: I love the way the American trade magazines never give anybody a bad review because they're afraid the advertising will be taken out. It's so hysterical.
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Quotes about Elton John: He'd been drinking in a bar downtown, when he thought he heard a choir of angels singing in the Tiki Lounge. And that's when he got religion.
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Quote about Elton John: It turned out so well because it was the first album that I could identify with in terms of lyrics. (
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Elton John Sayings: I grew up at my grandmother's house, and she had a beautiful garden. I used to hate mowing the lawn and weeding, which is what you do when you're a kid. I loathe gardening, but I love gardens, and I have two beautiful gardens.
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Elton John Saying: I've got to think about what I'm going to say very carefully. There's two avenues of thought: Do you stop everyone going, ban all the artists coming in from Russia? But then you're really leaving the men and women who are gay and suffering under the antigay laws in an isolated situation. As a gay man, I can't leave those people on their own without going over there and supporting them. I don't know what's going to happen, but I've got to go.
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Sayings about Elton John: I'm not everybody's cup of tea. But sometimes criticism can be hurtful. Be respectful. I'm a good piano player, I can sing well, I write good songs. If you don't like it, fair enough. But give me a break.
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Saying about Elton John: I think performers are all show-offs anyway, especially musicians. Unless you show off, you're not going to get noticed.
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Elton John Quotes: I just go into the studio, look at the lyrics for the first time when I put them on the piano, and go. If I haven't got it within 40 minutes, I give up. It's never changed, the thrill has never gone, because I don't know what I'm going to get next.
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Elton John Quote: I'm a juvenile product of the working class, who's best friend floats in the bottom of a glass.
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Quotes about Elton John: I've had an amazing professional life, personal life, but at 64 to have a son who gives us that much love and enjoyment is, wow!
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Quote about Elton John: I'm enjoying everything in my life, but I think the element of surprise in show business is what makes us really love it, because one day you're sitting by the phone waiting to do something or not doing anything, and the next day you've got the chance of a lifetime. Those little phone calls don't come up so often, but when they come up, it's fantastic.
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Elton John Sayings: I'd walk a million miles to give her what she needs. But she would walk a million more to do what she believes.
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Elton John Saying: I'm lucky enough and wealthy enough to be able to buy photographs and buy art that inspires me from day to day. I don't want a Picasso on my wall; it's great art, but it's dead art to me. I'd rather have a photograph by someone I've never heard of that really inspires me.
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Sayings about Elton John: I loathe gardening, but I love gardens, and I have two beautiful gardens. I can not bear gardening, but I love gardens.
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Saying about Elton John: Dave and I as a couple seem to be the acceptable face of gayness, and that's great. I've got to use that power to try and do what I can - or we have - to try to make the situations in Russia and Poland better.
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Elton John Quotes: Onstage it was always comfortable for me because that's where I felt at home. Offstage it was a different situation. I was still shy offstage and unfortunately, my shyness and my inability to communicate and really have great conversations or be part of the gang - in inverted commas - led me to the drug addiction, which, you know, blighted my life for 16 years because I thought by doing that it would make me join in.
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Elton John Quote: Loneliness was tough, the toughest role you ever played. Hollywood created a superstar, and pain was the price you paid.
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