"If anyone asks you what kind of music you play, tell him 'pop.' Don't tell him 'rock'n'roll' or they won't even let you in the hotel."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Buddy Holly on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Buddy Holly on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Buddy Holly on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Buddy Holly on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Buddy Holly on Ray Charles
"I'm not trying to stump anybody... it's the beauty of the language that I'm interested in."