"I also met, early on Ella Fitzgerald. Her songbooks are some of the most amazing bodies of work."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."Johnny Mathis on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."Johnny Mathis on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."Johnny Mathis on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."Johnny Mathis on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."Johnny Mathis on Conan O'Brien
"Sometimes being famous gets in the way of doing what you want to do."
"I think there are a lot of people who really want to be famous, they really do. I don't. It sort of gets in the way of the everyday things that I do."
"It's very much like opera singers. They do the same thing. The first thing in the morning and the last thing at night, the thing they think about is their voice and how to take care of it."