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A collection of famous quotes and thoughts by Harry Connick Jr on love, work, father, mother, marriage, life, passion, music, health, peace, and safety.

25 Harry Connick Jr Quotes That Are A Joy To Behold

Famous As: American singer

Born On: September 11, 1967

Born In: New Orleans

Recipient of ‘Emmy Award’ and ‘Grammy Award,’ Harry Connick Jr is an illustrious American actor, singer, composer, and television host. He is one of the top-selling male artists in the U.S with sixteen million in certified sales. In 1990, the World War II film ‘Memphis Belle’ marked his acting debut, where he appeared as a tail gunner. Prior to starring in the blockbuster ‘Independence Day,’ where he portrayed a fighter pilot, Connick appeared in psychological thriller ‘Copycat.’ He also starred in films like ‘P.S I Love You,’ ‘Bug,’ ‘New in Town,’ and ‘Basic,’ besides various others. We bring to you a collection of quotes and sayings by Harry Connick Jr., which have been excerpted from his works, lyrics, movies, songs, interviews, public utterances, thoughts, dialogues, etc.

I like to jump some rope and swing kettle bells to get my blood pumping. It makes my voice sound better, and it clears my head.

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I just liked the feeling of being on stage. My parents weren't pushing me, they didn't have to, I was obsessed.

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I just liked the feeling of being on stage.

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I have worked with Habitat for Humanity for awhile.

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I have no doubt that the government of this great nation will work with its people to lead New Orleans and the Gulf Coast back to an enlightened, proud, safe part of the world.

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I have a big ego, and I'm a confident person, but when it comes down to being a jerk, that doesn't work for me, I tried it... for about ten years.

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I had an old man moment the other day. I went into Abercrombie & Fitch to get some jeans and the music was so loud I couldn't stay.

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I guess play piano, you know, because that's the thing I started doing when I was a little kid.

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I get terrible reviews everywhere I go.

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I don’t really get shaken very much. People could heckle me, a spotlight could go out, I could forget a lyric... I’m not operating on somebody’s brain, you know what I mean? So I just think it’s all funny.

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I don't really find girls to be any more dramatic or delicate than boys; I've known plenty of little boys who've had miserable breakdowns over things... in fact, I was one of them!

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I do the things I like to do. It's sort of a bigger version of having more than one hobby.

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Golf is good, it means I get some fresh air and exercise, take my mind off work and see some of the landscape of the place I'm visiting.

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Girls liking bad boys is the cookie jar complex. When somebody tells you you can't have a cookie, you want a cookie. But I live in a bad-boy world, artistically. All the jazz boys are bad boys.

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Everything I do is part of my passion. I do the things I like to do. It's sort of a bigger version of having more than one hobby. I love to play piano, sing, and act. I love to do all those things.

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Everything I do is part of my passion.

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At 14, I was playing in clubs until 3 A.M. My dad was the district attorney of New Orleans and my mother was a judge, so I saw hookers and drugs but I never wanted that life.

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As you work on something, whether it's a painting or a piece of music, it's going to evolve. A relationship is like that too.

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As a character, you're working within the realm of what's on the [script] page.

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All I really want - when I pray , I don't really ask for anything. All I want to do is God's will and make the best decisions I can. I don't go out and preach.

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All I can do is worry about me and my family. I don't really worry about anybody else, they have to do what works for them

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'The Christmas Song,' by Nat King Cole, is not only a masterful performance; to me it just sounds like the holidays. I've never sung it, because Nat's version is so perfect. I gotta leave it alone.

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A lot of the music that you listen to now is because of the things that the Meters did, the Neville Brothers did, and they're there, the guys who invented those beats that the guys sample today. Such an enormous opportunity.

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As you work on something, whether it's a painting or a piece of music, it's going to evolve. A relationship is like that too. I don't have to think, What can I do to spice up my marriage? Because as time goes on, she changes, I change. I'm not married to the same girl I met by the pool. I love this woman more than I loved the person I married, but just in a different way.

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I had a couple albums out that sold well for who I was at the time and the type of music I played. People started recognizing my name and face and it helped sell bigger venues. I had a bigger spotlight and I had to live up to it but I thrived under that challenge. It expedited the creative process. If I was on stage in front of 300 people instead of 30, I had to work harder at my performances because I had a greater responsibility. It was very exciting, but creative too.

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