More than 40 years after his death, Elvis Presley is still a Rock'n'Roll icon and must still be displaced from his position as "The King". But the Tupenness, Mississippi, Memphis, Tennessee-born superstar never took his fancy for granted and did not forget his roots. Here are 20 memorable quotes about the life and heritage of Elvis Presley on his 84th birthday.
"Ambition is a dream with a V8 engine."
PROVIDE YOUR VALUES
19659003] "It's not how much you have people looking up to you, but who you are."
"Values are like fingerprints. Nobody is the same, but you leave everything above everything you do.
ABOUT THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
"I happened to come along in the music business when there was no trend. "
" I & # 39; I have never written a song in my life. That's all a big hoax. "
" I do not know about music. You do not have to do that in my line. "
ON THE ARMY
" After a hard day of basic training you could eat a rattlesnake.
"The army teaches boys how to think men. "
ON THE TRUTH
" The truth is like the sun. You can rule it out for a while, but it does not go away. "
ABOUT THESE LEGENDARY DANCE MOVEMENTS
" Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can not help it, but move to it. That happens to me. I can not help it. "
" Some people are knocking with their feet, some people are snapping their fingers and some people are rocking back and forth. I guess I just do it all together. "
ABOUT KEEPING A POSITIVE ANS
" If things go wrong, do not go along. "
" If you let your head get too big, it'll break your neck. "
" I have no use for bodyguards, but I have very specific use for two highly qualified accountants. "
" The image is one thing and the human being is another. It's very hard to do justice to a picture if you put it that way. "
" The Lord can give and the Lord can take away. Maybe next year I'll keep sheep. "
" Sad is, you can still love someone and be mistaken for them. "
ABOUT THE PITFALLS OF HOLLYWOOD
musical direction in Hollywood. My songs were the same mass production for the conveyor belt, as were most of my films. "
ON OLD WETTING
" Every time I think I'm getting old and gradually go to the grave, something else happens. "
LOSE ABOUT A LEGACY
" Do something to remember. "