It's human nature to gripe, but I'm going ahead and doing the best I can.
I'll never feel comfortable taking a strong drink, and I'll never feel easy smoking a cigarette. I just don't think those things are right for me.
I was training to be an electrician. I suppose I got wired the wrong way round somewhere along the line.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man; but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.
People ask me where I got my singing style. I didn't copy my style from anybody.
Whatever I will become will be what God has chosen for me.
A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It's my favorite part of the business, live concerts.
Elvis Presley — quotes and aphorisms
Ambition is a dream with a V8 engine.
Until we meet again, may God bless you as he has blessed me.
I'm not trying to be sexy. It's just my way of expressing myself when I move around.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.