You a lame so yo dame playin mind games; I'm a pimp so I stay in that mind frame.— Lil' Flip
Contentment Playin quotations
Well, I'm too old to pimp, and too young to die, so I'm just gonna keep playin'
You're all playin' for second place.
The musicians that didn't know music could play the best blues.
I know that I don't want no musicians who know all about music playin' for me.
The culture war in America can best be described by the battle between workin' hard, playin' hard s - tkickers that bust our ass to make America strong by earning our own way and kickin' maximum ass versus soulless weaklings who have been brainwashed into thinking they are entitled to a free ride.
I got Sonny up to Harlem, and we started street playin' in New York.
We did that for three or four years and survived. We brought it back to the streets again.
I'm not good enough to be playin' much acoustic guitar onstage.
Man, you gotta get so right; I mean, the tones, the feel, the sound. Plus, acoustic blues guitar is just that much harder on the fingers.
Now that I'm gettin' old enough to get some money, I'd like to have some money.
I don't get much made, I need to conquer a big chunk of money. Not quit playin' but quit playin' so hard.
I am a sore loser. I've always been like that ever s'nce I started playin' sports and just life in general. I hate to lose and I play to win.
I'm playin' music for a certain type of person.
Fortunately, there are more and more of us. At least there are more comin' to see me than there were 30 years ago or so.
If you had to call it "unison", it ain't unison.
It ain't the same as somebody else. If you can hear that it's unison, and you have to name it something other than "unison", it ain't unison, you know what I mean? It's two guys playin', but one guy is playin' slightly out of tune, one is playin' slightly off meter.
So I'm in my 51st year of playin' mostly nightclubs. I do some concerts.
It (jazz) isn't like it used to be. The guys aren't together. They're all separated. Individuals now. Bird was a symbol. It was a clique, a clique of people. Who all believed in one thing: gettin' high. And playin'.
I never build myself us. I let the people do that. I'm the most laid-back person, and I let them build me up. If you ask me, I say, 'I''m just a guy playin' some blues.
I grew up around people, so I know 'em, and I do like playin' 'em.
I'm not religious, but I am kind of a spiritual fanatic, so maybe I understand them in that way.
Lionel [Richie] said, "Yeah, I learned chords and stuff playin' against your albums."
We didn't invent music, so it's been here for a reason, and it has powers for a reason. So we should pay attention to it, because we might not know the clear answers but we should at least acknowledge that it is something there. To not be playin around with it.
I started out as a folk singer, and kinda got sidetracked playin' honky tonks and such, but I was always a working musician. I didn't want to be Townes Van Zandt or Guy Clark, but I wanted to play in front of their audiences, you know what I mean?
Playin' bass runs and singin' lead vox, is sometimes difficult, but I have three words for you: Practice, practice, practice!
I love the summer.... the warm weather, hangin out with friends, and swimmin in the warm water..... but most importantly grabin a glove and a ball and playin some softball in the heat.
The thing of playin' and singin' never bothered me.
I'm playin' the music I like.
I play music because I love it and I'll keep playin' till I'm old.
It's the hillbilly rock, beat it with a drum.
Playin' them guitars like shootin from a gun. Keepin' up the rhythm, steady as a clock. Doin' a little thing called the hillbilly rock.
Every little boy wanna pick up the mic, And try to run with the big boys and live up to the real hype. But that's like pickin up a ball, playin with Mike, Swingin at Ken Griffey or challengin' Roy to a fight.
I'm livin' in times where my daughters are found around Kids who can't afford thinking caps... But always found drinkin' raps and eatin' off beats, Claimin' laws of the streets. But who made the laws? Everybody playin' rebel with no sign of a cause.
If you're not drinkin', then you're not playin'
I need honor and love in my life from somebody who's playin' for keeps.
What I'm searching for is a man who'll stand by me: who will walk through the fire and be my flame in the night. I won't settle for less than what I deserve: a friend and a lover who'll love me for the rest of my life.
I like playin' for an audience the best, though, I think
It's been that way since the beginning. I just been playin, I aint even notice I was winnin.
Done sayin I'm done playin
You take 5 white guys and you take 5 black guys and put em together for a week and what you won't have is 5 blacks guys talking like, 'Golly gee, we really won that big basketball game' but you will have 5 white guys talking like 'Yo slick, whuzzup...we be shootin hoops and mad playin, slammed those mofos
The drummer in my first band was killed in Vietnam.
He kind of signed up and joined the marines. Bart Hanes was his name. He was one of those guys that was jokin' all the time, always playin' the clown.