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Johnny Cash


U.S. singer-songwriter, actor, and author

“I wear black because I’m comfortable in it. But then in the summertime when it’s hot I’m comfortable in light blue.”

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source: Larry King Live, CNN, November 26, 2002.

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“I got married and moved to Memphis, got an apartment, started trying to sell appliances at a place called Home Equipment Company. But I couldn’t sell anything and didn’t really want to. All I wanted was the music, and if somebody in the house was playing music when I would come, I would stop and sing with them.”

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source: “Johnny Cash: A Ghost Rider, Still Stirring Souls,” NPR, Fresh Air with Terry Gross, originally recorded in 1977, rebroadcast on February 26, 2010; full transcript here.

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