Best Collection of Barry Manilow Quotes

Barry Manilow, American Musician ( June 17, 1943 - )

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Misfits aren't misfits among other misfits.~Barry Manilow

Misfits Other Among

Here's proof that if you live long enough, anything is possible.~Barry Manilow

Live Long You

Whenever there was a choice between music and anything else, music won hands down every time.~Barry Manilow

Music Time Choice

I am a musician. My passion for music has obliterated everything in its path for my entire life.~Barry Manilow

Life Music Passion

My goal was always to be involved in music that would outlive me. And maybe that's actually happening.~Barry Manilow

Music Goal Me

Everything you say and do is having an impact on others.~Barry Manilow

Impact You Everything

Sneakers are not my thing.~Barry Manilow

Sneakers Thing

My hair was slicked down with a part. But that was before I discovered the blow-dryer. Now I'm fabulous.~Barry Manilow

Hair Down Now

Every few years, I go back into all the songs and I update them so that it never sounds like an oldies show. If you come to the shows, they're full of muscle. 'Copacabana' sounds like it could have been released yesterday.~Barry Manilow

You Go Yesterday

I believe in my writing.~Barry Manilow

Writing Believe I Believe

There's just no quiet in Vegas.~Barry Manilow

Vegas Quiet Just

I feel that after all those horrible reviews and jokes, I wasn't crazy all these years to stand up for the music I believe in. This album has proven that somewhere in the human race, the human heart is still racing and breaking and I am so grateful.~Barry Manilow

Music Grateful Heart

The shows at the Hilton are the most exciting shows I've ever done. The stage is huge, but the theater is intimate, so we can have a magnificent production and still connect with the audience.~Barry Manilow

Done Most Audience

No one person or material thing could ever come close to the feeling I get when the music is right.~Barry Manilow

Music Feeling Right

Everybody has to find out: who are you? What do you believe in?~Barry Manilow

Believe You Find

For a Jewish guy, I've recorded a lot of Christmas albums.~Barry Manilow

Jewish Christmas Recorded

What we hear now is great-sounding records with great-sounding grooves and loops. And the sound of these records is irresistible, but the craft of songwriting is just about over. That's why, whenever I get an opportunity to do an album full of standards, I jump at it because I miss it.~Barry Manilow

Opportunity Craft Jump

You know, when I did 'American Idol' the three times, I tried to tell these kids you have to tell the story of the lyric.~Barry Manilow

American You Story

I love any opportunity I have to make music.~Barry Manilow

Love Music Opportunity

You can't possibly prepare for what happens to you the day you hit No. 1 and people treat you differently.~Barry Manilow

Day People Treat

I didn't want to be treated like a 'star.' I fought it constantly, and I think I was rude.~Barry Manilow

Want Think Star

I come from nowhere Brooklyn, New York. Williamsburg, Brooklyn. These days Williamsburg is kind of a hip area, but when I grew up there, the taxi drivers wouldn't even go over the bridge, it was so dangerous.~Barry Manilow

Bridge Go Brooklyn

The public needs to know - they need to know as much about atrial fibrillation as they do about cancer and diabetes.~Barry Manilow

Cancer Diabetes Know

Atrial fibrillation has been the low man on the totem pole and so we're just trying to get more visibility about this particular disease and how dangerous this could be.~Barry Manilow

Man Trying Disease

I was the Justin Bieber of the '70s. Really, I was.~Barry Manilow

Really Justin

You say something stupid and the next morning you're in the headlines.~Barry Manilow

Morning Stupid You