Best Buddy Guy Quotes

The Top Ten

1 They say the blues is sad, but when B.B. sings 'I got a sweet little angel, I love the way she spreads her wings,' that don't sound too sad to me!

Yep. He's absolutely right. When B.B. sang that song, he wasn't sad. At all. - Gg2000

2 Your mind is on vacation and your mouth is working overtime.
3 Don't be the best in town. Just try to be the best until the best come around.
4 It's kind of hard to keep going sometimes but you just have to believe in what you are and what you can do and that's the way to success.
5 I've never missed a gig yet. Music makes people happy, and that's why I go on doing it - I like to see everybody smile.
6 When I went to Chicago, I'll put it like this: I was looking for a dime and I found a quarter.
7 Once I was checking to hotel and a couple saw my ring with Blues on it. They said, 'You play blues. That music is so sad.' I gave them tickets to the show, and they came up afterwards and said, 'You didn't play one sad song.'
8 I'm gonna play something so funky you can smell it

This just made me smile so much. Can imagine Buddy's smile too, knowing he meant it. - Britgirl

9 If you don't think you've got the blues, just keep living, and if you don't think you're drunk, just keep drinking what you're drinking.
10 So here I am - a 75-year-old man sitting on a bar stool in a blues club, trying to figure out exactly how I got here. Any way you look at it, it's a helluva story.

Would have loved to at some point sat with him and happily spent hours listening to him tell that story. - Britgirl

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