But life is just a party, and parties weren't meant to last.— Prince
Valuable Last Song quotations
I mean, if the relationship can't survive the long term, why on earth would it be worth my time and energy for the short term?
I'd written a lot of songs with hummingbirds in them.
None of them ever came to anything, but I did write a few lines last month. It went like this: 'Listen to the hummingbird whose wings you cannot see. Listen to the hummingbird, don't listen to me'.
Spring's last-born darling, clear-eyed, sweet, Pauses a moment, with white twinkling feet, And golden locks in breezy play, Half teasing and half tender, to repeat Her song of May.
Love can touch us one time And last for a life time And never let go till We're gone.
Everybody finished the song at different times.
At last, only the Weasley twins were left singing along to a very slow funeral march.
I think pop culture is the greatest subject matter out there - 'Other People's Lives,' as we wrote about on the last Duran Duran album. Most ideas for great songs come from real situations, something your friend said to you the night before, the girl that just left, or something traumatic in your life.
If you surveyed a hundred typical middle-aged Americans, I bet you'd find that only two of them could tell you their blood types, but every last one of them would know the theme song from the Beverly Hillbillies.
At last my love has come along. My lonely days are over and life is like a song.
To me, songwriting is the backbone of Nashville.
Looks can go, fads can go, but a good song lasts forever.
And though you want to last forever, You know you never will, You know you never will, And the good-bye makes the journey harder still.
Christmas Eve was a night of song that wrapped itself about you like a shawl.
But it warmed more than your body. It warmed your heart...filled it, too, with melody that would last forever.
Make it simple to last your whole life long.
Don't worry that it's not enough for anyone else to hear. Just sing, sing a song
Wayne put me right here, that's who I get the paper wit.
I hope that my success never alters our relationship.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Love is fragile. And we're not always its best caretakers. We just muddle through and do the best we can. And hope this fragile thing survives against all odds.
I could kiss you in the rain forever Turn all your pain to pleasure Fill up all your days with sunlight Make the passion last every night Give you my every possesion Make you my only obsession Climb up to the sky and pull down all the stars above But I could never love you enough
Love songs are one of the great essences of life, the only thing thats lasting.
He was my North, my South, my East and West, My working week and my Sunday rest, My noon, my midnight, my talk, my song; I thought that love would last forever: I was wrong.
Yeah and she's my kinda crazy The little games she plays Lord they'll never get old She's too cute to get on my last nerve The way she throws her little fits Pokin' out her lip and bitin' mine when we kiss There ain't a fight that she can't win That's my baby And she's my kinda crazy
I met a girl who sang the blues and I asked her for some happy news, but she just smiled and turned away. And the three men I admire most, The Father, Son, and the Holy Ghost, They caught the last train to the coast The day the music died.
Love songs last because they are about feelings that don't change.
A miserable, self-destructive, death rocker...better to burn out than to fade away.
We haven't truly had a zeitgeisty, 'songs on the radio' show, since.
..I want to say "One Night in Bangkok" was the last musical theatre song that charted. That was so long ago.
We are not perfect. We make mistakes. We screw up but then we forgive and move forward.
Sometimes it lasts in love, But sometimes it hurts instead.
The last song I recorded with [Hank Williams, Sr.
] was "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive." I remember thinking, "Hoss, you're not just jivin'," because he was so weak that all he could do was sing a few lines and then just fall in the chair.
"Cannonball Adderley said, 'First 20 minutes we'll jazz out, then the last hour it's gonna be songs that people paid to see.' Which is why he was driving a Rolls-Royce."
Home in bed listening to the rain getting ready to order a pizza.
Sounds like a song til the last part.
Full lasting is the song, though he, / The singer, passes.
What's the last thing a drummer says in a band? 'Hey guys, why don't we try one of my songs?'
There's nothing like the eureka moment of knocking off a song that didn't exist before - I won't compare it to sex, but it lasts longer.
Art is the last thing I'm worried about when I'm writing a song.
As far as I'm concerned, art is just short for 'Arthur.'
To be strong, and beautiful, and go round making music all the time.
Yes, she could do that, and with a very earnest prayer Polly asked for the strength of an upright soul, the beauty of a tender heart, the power to make her life a sweet and stirring song, helpful while it lasted, remembered when it died.
I think a song that's got something to say.
I'm not much on gimmicks. I never have been because they don't last. But I like a song that tells a story and has some meat to it, you know, that means something.