I guess the nicest thing about being, I won't say famous but being popular is a more proper word for me to use would be that if you've got a recognizable name, a lot of times you can get people to do things for you ordinarily that you wouldn't get done.
More Quotes from Mickey Gilley:I've grown up with my audience; they're my age or older. Not a lot of kids are coming to see me.
A lost of people recognize me and maybe will ask for an autograph, but it's nothing like if Elvis would've done something like that, 'cause he's so popular, or maybe The Beatles 'cause they stirred up a lot of action.
All I want to do is do my shows and play golf.
I had a few stocks, but stocks took a dive. I never sell my stocks.
My only failure was the restaurant in Myrtle Beach. I kept it open for four years. It was in a tourist town, it was only busy four and half, five months of the year. But the bills kept coming all year.
I never made any money off of my records. It gave me the name across the country so that I could do some of the things in my personal appearances.
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