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Elvis Presley Quotes That Will Have You Singing “Hound Dog”

From “Love Me Tender” to “Hound Dog”, Elvis Presley is a cultural icon of American music. The Elvis Presley quotes below illustrate the man behind the music we all know and love. 

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Elvis Presley began his music career at 18-years-old after being discovered by prominent Sun Records producer Sam Phillips. His 20-year long career in entertainment included over a dozen studio albums, 11 hit singles, and starring roles in over a dozen feature films. Today, Elvis Presley is the number three best selling artist of all time, behind only Garth Brooks and The Beatles. 

Below we’ll look at the life and career of the “king of rock and roll” through his own words. 

Also check out these Freddie Mercury quotes about being yourself.

Relatable Elvis Presley quotes

1. “There are too many people that depend on me. I’m too obligated. I’m in too far to get out.” – Elvis Presley

2. “It’s human nature to gripe, but I’m going ahead and doing the best I can.” – Elvis Presley

3. “I never expected to be anybody important.” – Elvis Presley

4. “I’ll never feel comfortable taking a strong drink, and I’ll never feel easy smoking a cigarette. I just don’t think those things are right for me.” – Elvis Presley

5. “I’m trying to keep a level head. You have to be careful out in the world. It’s so easy to get turned.” – Elvis Presley

6. “I think I have something tonight that’s not quite correct for evening wear. Blue suede shoes.” – Elvis Presley

7. “It’s not how much you have that makes people look up to you, it’s who you are.” – Elvis Presley

8. “Values are like fingerprints. Nobody’s are the same, but you leave ’em all over everything you do.” – Elvis Presley

9. “Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a

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