"I knew that I had a following here in England, and if I came over here maybe I could cultivate it, but I never dreamt it would be as great as it has been"
- Edwin Starr
About this Quote
In this quote, Edwin Starr expresses his surprise and thankfulness for the level of success he has accomplished in England. He acknowledges that he understood having a fan base in England, however he never imagined it would be as considerable as it turned out to be. He had wanted to further establish his following by coming to England, however he never expected it to be as successful as it has actually been. This quote highlights the unexpected and overwhelming nature of his success, and it shows his appreciation for the support and love he has received from his fans in England.
"As your faith is strengthened you will find that there is no longer the need to have a sense of control, that things will flow as they will, and that you will flow with them, to your great delight and benefit"
"We worked very hard to make the lyrics suit the music. I can't, like Elton John, for example, compose by lyrics. Elton has a great talent for that. Whatever you give him, including your questions, he composes in half an hour and makes a great song out of it"