"I was never considered cool throughout my teens: a very important time to be accepted by someone, especially your peers. Yes, I had all the screaming women, but the guys hated my guts."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Donny Osmond on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Donny Osmond on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Donny Osmond on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Donny Osmond on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Donny Osmond on Bill Gates
"I got fitter when I did 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.' I wore a loincloth - that's a lot of motivation!"
"Of course this is Vegas and it is the melting pot for all over the world, but people from all over the world know Donny and Marie. It is amazing. I have been in the business a long time to realize careers can be fleeting. Five years is a long career nowadays for some people, and here we are still going strong after 40 years."
"My father instilled in me the attitude of prevailing. If there's a challenge, go for it. If there's a wall to break down, break it down."
"I could play it safe by recording songs that are familiar, but am I expanding myself as an artist by doing covers? It's a catch-22. It's called show business: The word 'business' is in it, and you've got to be a businessman. But then again, you have to be true to yourself as an artist."
"It's a lot of work to keep reinventing yourself and coming up with new stuff, but that's what it takes to be in show business."