Quotes of guitar

  1. My whole career from the early 70s on has been mind -blowing. I didn't imagine in my life that I would ever be considered a guitar player first of all because I started off as a singer. – George Benson
  2. Now, guitar was pretty cool. Everybody knew something on the guitar So I wanted to play guitar but I told my dad if he wanted me to keep studying something, I'd like to study piano. – Jackson Browne
  3. A lot of the songs are written on piano or guitar so I contribute, and I have done so since the beginning. So it's been good to be involved completely musically as well. – Caroline Corr
  4. So, once I get writing I really try and put five to eight hours a day in my room with a guitar to really try and come up with stuff that feels interesting enough to me to keep it. – Catie Curtis
  5. When the band begins to get a name for themselves, and the writers get assigned to bands, they'll hit somebody who just doesn't like that kind of music, or they love hip hop but hate guitar rock. – Kim Deal
  6. And this whole period of time of gradually working at being a better guitar player and songwriter have gradually led me to the point where I feel I'm doing a clearer representation of the thing that I've been feeling inside me since I was four years old. – John Frusciante
  7. Here I was, this good guy that played football; I was gonna go play in college but I had a bad senior year. But I played guitar in assemblies whenever I could. – Bob Livingston
  8. A guitar riff played on a piano doesn't come close to the purity of it being played on a guitar but I faked it enough to get by. – Barry Mann
  9. George wrote Taxman, and I played guitar on it. He wrote it in anger at finding out what the taxman did. He had never known before then what could happen to your money. – Paul McCartney
  10. As a guitar player, it's harder for me to impress somebody than it is to write a song that they like. – Brad Paisley
  11. During the 1970s and 1980s Gibson did use my likeness, but we never signed anything. This new Signature model is the first time we struck a formal written deal for a guitar with my name on it. – Neil Schon
  12. Because I don't play guitar any more, African harmonies and rhythms have been an inspiration to me. I love the raw origin of the sound. It complements my voice and words naturally. – Cat Stevens
  13. I get to play a scorching lead guitar and there's not much that's more fun than that. – Peter Tork
  14. The ukulele was the first of many instruments they had bought for me. They got me a guitar when I was eleven, which my son Morgan uses until this day. They paid for 3 years of guitar lessons; they bought me a bass fiddle, which I still play. – Tony Visconti
  15. I play piano and guitar Acoustic guitar I tried studying classical guitar when I was 16 but it got really hard. I could never play a lead to save my life. – Kip Winger

Usage examples for guitar

  1. For thirty years she had not once gone out of her palace on the Arno, where, she painted, and wearing a wig, she played the guitar in her spacious white salon. – The Red Lily, v2 by Anatole France
  2. They spent the time in gayly singing and dancing to the music of the guitar – Maximina by Armando Palacio Valdés
  3. Judy dropped the guitar on the floor. – Molly Brown's Junior Days by Nell Speed
  4. The shattered wreck of a magnificent guitar lay in the middle of the floor. – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  5. He complained of no one, for he knew that when the horn is cracked and the guitar will not stay in tune, they must go. – Invisible Links by Selma Lagerlof
  6. While Wrinkles played an exuberant air on his guitar little Pennoyer did part of a ballet. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  7. As he gazed up towards the window of the high tower, he struck a few low notes on his guitar as if to draw the attention of any fair captive within. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  8. I see how it is, says the surgeon, thoughtfully; you think you've got the guitar when it's only the drum of your ear that is affected. – The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers. Series 1 by Robert H. Newell
  9. There are many strings to this Spanish guitar – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  10. Early the next morning, Auguste came again to see me; and as Monsieur Gironac was abroad, giving lessons on the flute and guitar while madame either was, or pretended to be, excessively busy with her wax- flowers, we had the whole day to ourselves until luncheon time, and we profited by it so well, that before we were interrupted, we had little to learn on either side concerning the passages of our lives, and the adventures, which both we and all our families had gone through. – Valerie by Frederick Marryat
  11. " Sounds like you need a hard hat," he said, and turned back to his guitar humming. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  12. She is quite melancholy, and it's a long time since I've heard her guitar – Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia by William Gilmore Simms
  13. A group of young men, lighting their way with large bamboo torches, now came up, marching gravely along to the sound of a guitar – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  14. Now, who plays the guitar – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  15. Chloe stretched a hand for her guitar – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  16. Isn't that a guitar over there? – Mark Twain, A Biography, Vol. 1, Part 1, 1835-1866 The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine
  17. Susy softly touched her guitar suggesting popular airs, and voices took up the tunes, now stopping to say something funny and to laugh while others carried on the song, now joining in an energetic chorus. – A Tar-Heel Baron by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  18. The same consisting of a guitar and a bright- coloured violin, the latter in the hands of a wandering scoundrel, who must have had good in him somewhere- it peeped out in the lower notes. – Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories by Henry Seton Merriman
  19. He looked once again towards Tucson, and took the road he had promised not to take, leaving the guitar behind him altogether. – Red Men and White by Owen Wister

Rhymes for guitar