It's easy to be independent when you've got money. But to be independent when you haven't got a thing -- that's the Lord's test.
Quote by Mahalia Jackson
One thing about playing the real jazz is that you can't count it.
This is the place to see the stars - Hollywood Bowl.
Gospel music rhythms are not African in origin, although I know that's what the jazz...
The old Devil gets mad when you're trying to do good. Pray that God will...
If you believe in God, He will open the windows of heaven and pour blessings...
Money just draws flies. My hands, my feet, I throw my whole body to say...
They thought I was a success as soon as I started paying the bills.
It is easy to be independent when you've got money. But to be independent when...
Anybody that sings the blues is in a deep pit, yelling for help.
Baby, black promoters oppressed me before white promoters ever got hold of me. Don't talk...
The trouble with records is that they're too short.
Put your mind on the gospel. And remember - there's one God for all.
Anybody singing the blues is in a deep pit yelling for help.
If you want me to sing this Christmas song with the feeling and the meaning,...
If you don't like Louis Armstrong, you don't know how to love.
How can you sing of amazing grace and all God's wonders without using your hands?
The mind and the voice by themselves are not sufficient.
Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health without...
I'll come to any benefit if I see SCLC get all the money.
Everybody needs somebody.