It is from the blues that all that may be called American music derives it most distinctive characteristics.
Johnson, James Weldon quotes
James Weldon Johnson – tragedies of life “In the life of everyone there is a limited number of experiences which are not written upon the memory, but stamped there with a die; and in the long years after, they can be called up in detail, and every emotion that was stirred by them can be lived through anew; these are the tragedies of life.” ~James Weldon Johnson, The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored…
Frase celebre di Lyndon Johnson «Mi sono convinto che per rendere felice la propria moglie bastano due cose: primo, lasciarle credere che può fare a modo suo e, secondo, lasciarglielo fare.» (Lyndon Johnson)
Jim Johnson – mask "You see behind the masks and beneath the fears to the beauty within every heart." ~Jim Johnson