Louis Armstrong was a legendary American music composer, singer and sporadic actor. He was renowned for exploring different avenues in the Jazz genre. With a career spanning over five decades, Armstrong reinvented the wheel with new methods of blowing the trumpet and cornet. Armstrong received wide acceptance even while bending a few rules and notion of lyrical music to incorporate his style, with his signature gravelly voice and charismatic on stage persona. During the twilight of his career, he expanded his horizons into various genres of music such as Dixieland, swing and traditional pop. Louis Armstrong (nicknamed as Satchmo or Pops), will be forever remembered as the first African-American to break the shackles of race and origin. Though, he never politicized the racial agenda in his work, he was quite vocal during desegregation in the Little Rock crisis. This Grammy Hall of Famer was awarded with Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award posthumously by the Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. We have compiled some of his most notable quotes from his observations, views, interviews etc. Read through these quotes illustrating the thinking of this legendary African American composer.