Sammy Davis Jr. Quotes

Who the Heck is Sammy Davis Jr.?

Samuel George Davis Jr. was an American singer and musician.

Born December 08, 1925
Died May 16, 1990

Best 14 Quotes by Sammy Davis Jr.

“A man is not complete until he has seen the baby he has made.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“Alcohol gives you infinite patience for stupidity.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“If you want to be the best, baby, you've got to work harder than anybody else.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“Imitations only better the original.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“My mother was born in San Juan. So I'm Puerto Rican, Jewish, colored and married to a white woman. When I move into a neighborhood, people start running four ways at the same time.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“On a scale of one to ten, I would rate Elvis eleven.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“Real success is not on the stage, but off the stage as a human being, and how you get along with your fellow man.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“Reality is never as bad as a nightmare, as the mental tortures we inflict on ourselves.”

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“Talk about handicap - I'm a one-eyed Negro Jew.”

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“The ultimate mystery is one's own self.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“What have I got? No looks, no money, no education. Just talent.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“Wishing, hoping and regretting are the most common and dangerous tactics for evading the present.”

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“You always have two choices: your commitment versus your fear.”

Sammy Davis Jr.

“You have to be able to look back at your life and say, "Yeah, that was fun.”

Sammy Davis Jr.