39 Most Famous Jimmy Buffett Quotes

39 Most Famous Jimmy Buffett Quotes

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Jimmy Buffett, born on Christmas Day in 1946, is a singer-songwriter from Mississippi. His style of music is known as “island escapism” and is often derived from humorous things from his life. His most iconic song is “Margaritaville” which ranked as 234th Song of the Century from Recording Industry Association of America.

“Any attempts at autobiography before the age of eighty seem pretty self-involved to me. There are a lot of smart middle aged people but not many wise ones.”

“Breathe in, breathe out, move on.”

“I can only say the first thing that pops into my mind is I remember, years ago, seeing kind of a has-been country singer working – when I first moved to Nashville – in a bar in a Holiday

“I could go on for hours telling stories..but I guess youhad to be there.”

“I don’t think there was one arrest. And everybody in the neighborhood made a ton of money.”

“I first listened to Sirius’ incredible programming in my car and boat.”

“I just want to live happily ever after, every now and then.”

“I still consider it a summer job, though. So, I try to maintain that summer job as long as I can. But it’s exciting to be able to have the opportunity to do things I always dreamed of as a

“If it doesn’t work out there will never be any doubt that the pleasure was worth all the pain.”

“If life gives you limes, make margaritas.”

“If the phone doesn’t ring, it’s me.”

“If we couldn’t laugh we would all go insane.”

“If we weren’t all crazy, we’d just go insane.”

“I’m growing older, but not up.”

“I’m inspired by people who keep on rolling, no matter their age.”

“Indecision may or may not be my problem.”

“Is it ignorance or apathy? Hey, I don’t know and I don’t care.”

“It was a call to arms, and we responded.”

“later down the road of life, i made the discovery that salt water was also good for the mental abrasions one inevitably acquires on land.”

“Let me remind you: We are party people, and things will get better.”

“Mother Mother Ocean, I have heard your call.”

“My occupational hazard is my occupation’s just not around.”

“My voyage was never a well-conceived plan, nor will it ever be. I have made it up as I went along.”

“Older and wiser voices can help you find the right path, if you are only willing to listen.”

“Quitting doesn’t enter my mind.”

“Sail the main course in a simple sturdy craft. Keep her well stocked with short stories and long laughs. Go fast enough to get there but slow enough to see. Moderation seems to be the key.”

“Searching is half the fun: life is much more manageable when thought of as a scavenger hunt as opposed to a surprise party. ”

“Some of its magic, Some of its tragic…But I had a good life all the way.”

“That to me is the way any good romantic would look at his life: Live it first, then write it down before you go.”

“The right combination of guilt and machismo has sent many a fool out into the jungle when he should have stayed home.”

“The weather is here, wish you were beautiful.”

“These old ballparks are like cathedrals in America. We don’t have big old Gothic cathedrals like they do in Europe. But we got baseball parks.”

“To describe my scarce leisure time in today’s terms, I always default to reading.”

“To me it was more about eight years of bad policy before (Obama) got there that let this happen. It was Dracula running the blood bank in terms of oil and leases. I think that has more to
do with it than how the president reacted to it.”

“Truth is stranger than fishin.”

“We need more fruitcakes in this world, and less bakers!”

“When reality looks too ugly, fantasize.”

“Why dont we get drunk and screw?”

“Wrinkles will only go where the smiles have been.”