Sonny Bono

(Salvatore Phillip "Sonny" Bono)

Sonny Bono
Sonny Bono
  • Born: February 16, 1935
  • Died: January 5, 1998
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Producer, Actor, Politician

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A good politician doesn't tell you what he's going to do next. Media, Journalism & The Press
Certainly everyone has demonstrated their ability in legal knowledge, and wouldn't it be nice if we vote on this thing and move on? Legislating & Legislative Process
Certainly everyone has demonstrated their ability in legal knowledge, and wouldn't it be now nice if we vote on this thing and move on? Legislating & Legislative Process
Education in America stinks! Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training
Hey, I'm done with it. I'm not a Scientologist [any more.] Religion & God
I have nothing against homosexuality. I just think that in this day and age most people are not ready to accept it. Public Opinion & Polling
I think we should have more politicians from the street …. We need more regular people up here in Congress. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
L. Ron Hubbard [founder of Scientology] was a falling-down drunk who drank himself to death. Compliments, Insults & Rebukes
That’s a personal issue that belongs in somebody’s house … something we shouldn’t be sticking our fingers into. Privacy, Abortion & Family Planning
We all love the environment, but … a rat is a rat. Environment & Environmentalism
You can take a position with the media, but don’t necessarily get in their face. Media, Journalism & The Press
Cher wanted to be an entertainer more than I've seen anybody want to be an entertainer in my life. Life
Don't cling to fame. You're just borrowing it. It's like money. You're going to die, and somebody else is going to get it. Money, Coins & Minting
I feel kind of like the black sheep in Congress, but here I am.
If anybody ever dares to compare Bob Dole to Clinton, then they're comparing a criminal to an honest man.
I'm a maverick. I've always been a maverick.
I'm not a lawyer, and maybe I should have used more specific legal language. Law, Courts, Jails, Crime & Law Enforcement
I'm not homophobic, I'm not a bigot, I'm not pandering to hatred.
People have said to me, You can't write songs. You can't play an instrument. But I've got 10 gold records.
People underestimate me, but I've always been a stretch runner.
We all love the environment, but we have placed creatures above people. A rat is a rat. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
We'll have all the same players... We'll be missing one, actually.
What is qualified? What have I been qualified for in my life? I haven't been qualified to be a mayor. I'm not qualified to be a songwriter. I'm not qualified to be a TV producer. I'm not qualified to be a successful businessman. And so, I don't know what qualified means. Life
With all due respect to lawyers, it's wonderful that you have this intricate knowledge. You break down words to the nth degree. And sometimes I find it rather disgusting. And it goes on and on. Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training ;Respect