Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 26
Play Side

If I could play the ukulele like Zooey Deschanel, I would find my own personal M. Ward, and we would do a side album; but I don't, you know?

- Anna Kendrick

Play Quirky

I play the ukulele. Is that quirky?

- David Ramsey

College Play

I see a young man playing 'Plaisir d'Amour' on guitar. I knew I didn't want to go to college; I was already playing a ukulele, and after I saw that, I was hooked. All I wanted to do was play guitar and sing.

- Joan Baez

Myself Turned

I started playing ukulele first for 2 years from age 9 to 11 and got my first guitar and got inspired by blues I heard on the radio that turned me on and I started learning myself.

- Johnny Winter

Piano Started

I started playing piano when I was 6, ukulele at 7.

- Carlene Carter

Guard About

There's something about the ukulele that just makes you smile. It makes you let your guard down. It brings out the child in all of us.

- Jake Shimabukuro

World Better

If everyone played the ukulele, the world would be a better place.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Ego You

There's no ego when you're a ukulele player.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Love Fact

I love the fact that people don't see the ukulele as a serious instrument. A lot of people see it as more of a toy, and I love that because it just proves that people aren't intimidated by the instrument. They aren't afraid to pick it up.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Generation Always

The ukulele has always appealed to the older generation.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Doing Always

I always feel a little funny being in front of a lot of people trying to show them my approach to the ukulele, but I do enjoy it. I do get a little more nervous doing workshops rather than performing.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Loud Very

You know, the ukulele itself is not a very loud instrument, all right? And, you know, compared to like a trumpet, right? A trumpet is really loud.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Growing Up Growing

When I was growing up, there was no such thing as a touring ukulele player.

- Jake Shimabukuro

Banjo About

I had a ukulele when I was about seven. Then I started playing around with the mandolin and the banjo.

- Dickey Betts

Been Had

My daddy had been a fiddler, and I heard a lot of fiddle music as a child. I had a ukulele and had played along with him.

- Dickey Betts

Play Musical

I grew up in a musical family; the majority of my growing up was done in Hawaii. It's what we do. You sing, you dance, you play ukulele and you drink.

- Dwayne Johnson

Started Old

I started out playing ukulele when I was 5 or 6 years old.

- Edgar Winter

Futuristic Sounds

I started playing the ukulele in the year 2000. That sounds so futuristic saying it like that. The year 2000.

- Kate Micucci

Love Play

I love the ukulele. It's got a beautiful, melodic tone to it. There's something innocent and romantic, and it's just a grand instrument to play.

- Pierce Brosnan

New Rhythmically

Sometimes when you're writing on a ukulele, you're in a totally new land, rhythmically or melodically.

- Tift Merritt

Play Learned

When I was five my parents bought me a ukulele for Christmas. I quickly learned how to play it with my father's guidance. Thereafter, my father regularly taught me all the good old fashioned songs.

- Tony Visconti

Banjo Suitcase

As I try to get around with a guitar, a banjo and a suitcase of high heels and dresses, I treasure that little ukulele.

- Valerie June

Largest Attend

One thing you might want to learn before you attend the world's largest ukulele lesson is how to say ukulele.

- Mary Schmich

Play Some

I started playing piano; I picked up a ukulele, and I loved it and kept playing that. I play a bit of guitar, and some African drums from back in the day.

- Max Schneider

Play Always

I bring my ukulele everywhere I go, play a little music in the park, always have it with me.

- Max Schneider

Play One Thing

I do one thing Gielgud didn't: I play the ukulele.

- Roger Rees