A problem is a chance for you to do your best. I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues. By and large, jazz has always been like the kind of a man you wouldn't want your daughter to associate with.
The wise musicians are those who play what they can master. Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong & Diahann Carroll, Paris, France, 1960
Love is supreme and unconditional; like is nice but limited. Duke and Louis
Music is my mistress, and she plays second fiddle to no one.
Fate is being kind to me. Fate doesn't want me to be too famous too young. My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never. Duke, Max Roach, and Charles Mingus