Top 10 Quotes by Buck Owens

Buck Owens

I never expected to record again. I knew I had done everything I ever wanted to do. I was satisfied. But... all the time I'm watching the country music horizon. And I'm sayin' 'Lord, is there anybody gonna come?'

Buck Owens
The last 16 years of my daddys life, he got to work for me, and that made him his own boss and he like that.
Buck Owens

I remember as a kid being cold a lot, and hungry sometimes. Wed go to bed with just cornbread and milk, and I remember wearing shoes with holes in the bottom. I remember having twine for shoestrings.

Buck Owens
I was looking to be somebody.
Buck Owens

We used to get one room and we'd park the vehicle outside, everybody would all take showers and we'd steal towels because we knew we wasn't gonna have enough towels for all five of us to shower.

Buck Owens
I found a sound that people really liked - I found this basic concept and all I did was change the lyrics and the melody a little bit. My songs, if you listen to them, they're quite a lot alike, like Chuck Berry.
Buck Owens

I was always very grateful to 'em and am grateful to 'em now. I went back a couple of years ago and did their 20th anniversary show. But the longer I stayed on Hee Haw, the worse things got for me musically.

Buck Owens
We were sharecroppers - we were a little bit of everything. We farmed and tried to make something.
Buck Owens

I know it sounds silly to some people, me looking for her this way, ... But what if it works?

Buck Owens
If you want me in the Hall of Fame put me in because of some contributions that I have made to country music.