I'm in an absolute frenzy towards doing as many things as I can that I want to do today. The rest can wait till tomorrow, next week, if I'm around we'll take a look.

-Buck Owens
Buck Owens

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

Buck Owens
The road had the lonely times, but I kept myself busy. Buck O
Buck Owens

I didn't say I wasn't gonna do rockabilly. I just said I ain't gonna sing no song that ain't a country song. I won't be known as anything but a country singer.

Buck Owens
I'd like just to be remembered as a guy that came along and did his music, did his best and showed up on time, clean and ready to do the job, wrote a few songs, and had a hell of a time.
Buck Owens

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

Buck Owens
This happens and suddenly everyone is fighting to get on a plane to get down there.
Buck Owens

What a wonderful opportunity was presented to me to be able to make a living and pay my bills while I'm learning my trade.

Buck Owens
I enjoyed the Hee Haw people, but from 1980 on I didn't enjoy it and thought about leavin', and thought, hell, it's an easy job and pays wonderful. I kinda just prostituted myself for their money.
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
And I said, 'Why not? It's the truth! Why can't I say I'm a Beatles fan?' I used to get criticized for that.