"I worked hard learning harmony and theory when I was growing up in Chicago in the 1920s."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Lionel Hampton on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Lionel Hampton on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Lionel Hampton on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Lionel Hampton on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Lionel Hampton on Earl Nightingale