Tag Archive: Elvis

Elvis Mondays: the king’s advice for staying on track

“When things go wrong, don’t go with them” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the King on fate

“The Lord can give, and the Lord can take away. I might be herding sheep next year.” – Elvis Presley.

Elvis Mondays: the king on performing

“I’m so lucky to be in the position to give. It’s really a gift to give.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on modern music

“Man, I was tame compared to what they do now. Are you kidding? I didn’t do anything but just jiggle.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star sports a pistachio hued shirt (and feels better for it)

“It’s human nature to gripe, but I’m going ahead and doing the best I can.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on love

“A little less fight and a little more spark, close your mouth and open your heart.” – Elvis Presley, A Little Less Conversation

Elvis Mondays: the star on fate

“The Lord can give, and the Lord can take away. I might be herding sheep next year.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on Christmas Shopping*

“I’d just like to be treated like a regular customer.” – Elvis Presley *Quote genuine; reason for uttering said words not strictly true. Merry Christmas, tinkers x

Elvis Mondays: the king on holidaying

“Man, I really like Vegas.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on first time nerves

“The first time that I appeared on stage, it scared me to death. I really didn’t know what all the yelling was about.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the King on singing

“I like to sing ballads the way Eddie Fisher does and the way Perry Como does. But the way I’m singing now is what makes the money.” – Elvis Presley.

Elvis Mondays: the star on behaving your best

“I ain’t no saint but I’ve tried never to do anything that would hurt my family or offend God.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star on busting moves

“Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside.” – Elvis Presley.

Elvis Mondays: the King on the future

“Do something worth remembering.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star on staying sane

“I’m trying to keep a level head. You have to be careful out in the world. It’s so easy to get turned.” — Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the King on criticising others

“Don’t criticise what you don’t understand, son; you never walked in that man’s shoes.”

Elvis Mondays: The King on his career

“I was training to be an electrician. I suppose I got wired the wrong way round somewhere along the line.” – Elvis Presley.    

Elvis Mondays: The star on being a role model

“The image is one thing and the human being is another… it’s very hard to live up to an image.” – Elvis, 1972

From this moment on: Mondays become ‘Elvis Days’

Yep, you heard us right. Expect a new photo of the king right here every single week. You’re welcome.

Anything but the blues

If there’s one song I can’t quite get enough of right now, it’s Elvis’ Wooden Heart. It’s softly soothing and utterly heart-warming (the perfect antidote to a stressful week); especially once you check… Continue reading