Billy Joel Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old billy joel quotes, billy joel sayings, and billy joel proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Say goodbye to the oldies, but goodies, because the good old days weren't always good and tomorrow ain't as bad as it seems     

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Life is a series of hellos and goodbyes / I'm afraid it's time for goodbye again.     

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This is the time to remember/'Cause it will not last forever/ These are the days to hold on to / 'Cause we won't although we'll want to     

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If you are not doing what you love, you are wasting your time.     

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But I don't want some pretty face to tell me pretty lies. All I want is someone to believe     

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I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.     

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Musicians want to be the loud voice for so many quiet hearts.     

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They're sharing a drink they call loneliness But it's better than drinking alone.     

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I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.     

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Historically, musicians know what it is like to be outside the norm - walking the high wire without a safety net. Our experience is not so different from those who march to the beat of different drummers.     

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Slow down you're doing fine You can't be everything you want to be before your time.     

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Musicians want to be the loud voice for so many quiet hearts.     

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Videos destroyed the vitality of rock and roll. Before that, music said, "Listen to me." Now it says, "Look at me."     

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Say goodbye to the oldies, but goodies, because the good old days weren't always good and tomorrow ain't as bad as it seems.     

Billy Joel

So before we end and then begin, we'll drink a toast to how it's been. A few more hours to be complete, a few more nights on satin sheets. A few more timees that I can say, that I've loved these days.     

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I may be an antique like the Stones, but antiques are valuable.     

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They showed you a statue and told you to pray / They built you a temple and locked you away / But they never told you the price that you pay / For things that you might have done.     

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She can kill with a smile. She can wound with her eyes. She can ruin your faith with her casual lies. And she only reveals what she wants you to see. She hides like a child, but she's always a woman to me.     

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And your mementos will turn to dust, but that's the price you pay, for every year's a souvenir that slowly fades away     

Billy Joel

And your mementos will turn to dust, but that's the price you pay, for every year's a souvenir that slowly fades away     

Billy Joel