Mahalia Jackson Quotes

- Notable Mahalia Jackson Quotes Index -

Born: 1911-10-26,
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Died: Evergreen Park, Illinois, 1972-01-27

1.
Blues are the songs of despair, but gospel songs are the songs of hope.
- Mahalia Jackson

2.
Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul man cannot live in health without them.
- Mahalia Jackson

3.
How can you sing of amazing grace and all God's wonders without using your hands?
- Mahalia Jackson

4.
I hope to bring people to God with my songs.
- Mahalia Jackson

5.
I'll come to any benefit if I see SCLC get all the money.
- Mahalia Jackson

6.
If you believe in God, He will open the windows of heaven and pour blessings upon you.
- Mahalia Jackson

7.
If you want me to sing this Christmas song with the feeling and the meaning, you better see if you can locate that check.
- Mahalia Jackson

8.
It is easy to be independent when you've got money. But to be independent when you haven't got a thing, that's the Lord's test.
- Mahalia Jackson

9.
Money just draws flies.
- Mahalia Jackson

10.
Put your mind on the gospel. And remember - there's one God for all.
- Mahalia Jackson

11.
Sometimes you ask God for something and you don't know what you're asking.
- Mahalia Jackson

12.
They thought I was a success as soon as I started paying the bills.
- Mahalia Jackson

13.
You're blessed if you have the strength to work.
- Mahalia Jackson

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