quote by Lyle Lovett

If you forget the words to your own song, you can always claim artistic license. Forget the words to the national anthem and you're screwed.

— Lyle Lovett

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Singing the national anthem quote A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to yo

A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.

I like traditions, and the national anthem is important.

If America is destroyed, it may be by Americans who salute the flag, sing the national anthem, march in patriotic parades, cheer Fourth of July speakers - normally good Americans, but Americans who fail to comprehend what is required to keep our country strong and free, Americans who have been lulled away into a false security.

Singing the national anthem quote Every heart sings a song incomplete, until another heart whispers back.

Every heart sings a song incomplete, until another heart whispers back.

'Baby's Got Her Blue Jeans On' was my anthem as a child. It was about me. I was Baby.

The only way you can check Gretzky is to hit him when he is standing still singing the national anthem.

All of us ... should remember that no amount of flag-waving, pledging allegiance, or fervent singing of the national anthem is evidence that we are patriotic in the real sense of the word. ... Outward behavior, while important, is not the real measure of a man's patriotism.

Singing the national anthem quote Those who wish to sing... always find a song.

Those who wish to sing... always find a song.

New England clam chowder, made as it should be, is a dish to preach about, to chant praises and sing hymns and burn incense before. [...] It is as American as the Stars and Stripes, as patriotic as the national Anthem. It is Yankee Doodle in a kettle.

I savored my time on top of the podium by watching the American flag rise up out of the crowd as the anthem played, thinking about how every single second of training I've done was for this minute and how many people played a role in my achievement.

The beauty of all these years of singing the anthem is that I got a chance to meet athletes that I love, and there was a mutual respect.

Singing the national anthem quote Like a bird singing in the rain, the grateful memories survive in time of sorrow

Like a bird singing in the rain, the grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.

The closest thing to Roseanne Barr's singing the national anthem was my cat being neutered.

I sing the National Anthem, while I'm standing, over your body, hold you like a python.

Instead of narrowing our allegiances to only include our favored nation, let us sing an anthem to the marvelous human being.

Singing the national anthem quote A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.

A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.

Heartbreak is the national anthem. We sing it proudly.

High national emotions are permissible when a soccer team is playing precisely because they are impermissible at most other times. There aren't, simply, many other places where you can sing your national anthem until you lose your voice without causing a riot. In the context of soccer, flag-waving nationalism - even chauvinistic, anti-foreigner, flag-waving nationalism - is acceptable in Britain.

So . . . middle school? Awkward.Having a hobby that's different from everyone else's? Awkward. Singing the national anthem on weekends instead of going to sleepovers? More awkward. Braces? Awkward. Gain a lot of weight before you hit the growth spurt? Awkward. Frizzy hair, don't embrace the curls yet? Awkward. Try to straighten it? Awkward!So many phases!

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