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Being involved with show business gave me a lot of experience in dealing with stress, which, in a way, prepared me for my career as a medic.
Bobby Sherman
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God will never give you anything you can't handle, so don't stress.
Kelly Clarkson
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I've heard that, but since I'm computer illiterate I don't know how it all works. But since I'm on Prodigy tonight, I'm learning a lot through my typist, Peter.
Bobby Sherman
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As far as a cocktail, I do like good wines, basically with meals, and good champagnes.
Bobby Sherman
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I became a human placebo.
Bobby Sherman
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In the last 5 years I've been working with the LAPD, training police officers in first aid and CPR.
Bobby Sherman
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I'm more akin to football than I think anything else because that's what I played in high school.
Bobby Sherman
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I miss doing a series, but I don't want to do a series for a series' sake.
Bobby Sherman
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Again, talent is the real import of being in the business.
Bobby Sherman
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Unfortunately I'm not a smoker, so cigars have never been a part of my agenda.
Bobby Sherman
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And we just went with Julie because that name hadn't been used in any other popular songs at the time.
Bobby Sherman
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As far as show business, it's the gratification of doing something that pleases the fans.
Bobby Sherman
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Yes, I'm supposed to go back to New York to do Geraldo, and we're going to be doing The Tonight Show.
Bobby Sherman
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But there are many, and I'm a supporter of a great deal of charities.
Bobby Sherman
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As far as advice to potential teenage idols, there is no formula.
Bobby Sherman
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We all have idols. Play like anyone you care about but try to be yourself while you're doing so.
B. King
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For a good five years I didn't know where home was, I barely had very much time to think about anything but doing what I was doing.
Bobby Sherman
#American Musician

I worked with everybody, the best, and they actually paid me money to stand next to the people I idolized.
Bobby Sherman
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Herbie Hancock
Nobody told me I was a child prodigy.
Herbie Hancock
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I have to be motivated, and I'm sure time will avail itself.
Bobby Sherman
#American Musician

But as far as cocktails, a couple of ladies that I've dated in the past really loved Rum and Coke. So I like that occasionally, with a twist of lime.
Bobby Sherman
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Bobby Short
But life is tough and if you're creative, it's tougher.
Bobby Short
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Bobby Short
I listen constantly to classical music and I find that stretches my imagination. I listen to some contemporary and even cutting-edge things.
Bobby Short
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If you play a tune and a person don't tap their feet, don't play the tune.
Count Basie
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The way it actually works is the reverse. You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want.
Margaret Young
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Jimi Hendrix
Imagination is the key to my lyrics. The rest is painted with a little science fiction.
Jimi Hendrix
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Patti Smith
As far as I'm concerned, being any gender is a drag.
Patti Smith
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John Mayer
Sometimes I wish that I was the weather, you'd bring me up in conversation forever. And when it rained, I'd be the talk of the day.
John Mayer
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Tre Cool
I'm the greatest rock and roll drummer on the planet and you suck.
Tre Cool
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Chet Atkins
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Chet Atkins
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