Inspirational Quotes by the African American
blues singer and guitarist Bo Diddley
born Ellas Otha Bates - McComb, Mississippi,
USA - 30th of December, 1928 / Died 2nd of
Popular Bo Diddley albums include "Go
Bo Diddley", "Have Guitar Will Travel",
"Two Great Guitars", and "A
Man Amongst Men"
+ I opened the door for a lot of people, and they
just ran through and left me holding the knob.
+ The Rolling Stones is definitely rocknroll.
Theyre right up there with myself, Chuck
Berry, Elvis, Fats Domino, Ray Charles, all these
people. This is something we built, and a lot
of the cats came along who didnt know what
they were playin, they tried to sneak in
and say were rocknrollers.
No way, Jose!
+ Well, a lot of it is the way that I care for
myself, and my interests in talkin to kids
about stayin away from drugs, that they
should obey their parents, do the right thing,
be constructive and not destructive. All these
things I was taught as a kid, so Im tryin
to pass it on to the youngsters cos it works.
+ I thank you in advance for the great round of
applause I'm about to get.