James Joseph “Jim” Croce (ˈkroʊtʃi; January 10, 1943 – September 20, 1973) was an American singer-songwriter. Between 1966 and 1973, Croce released five studio albums and 11 singles. His singles “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown” and “Time in a Bottle” were both number one hits on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. Enjoy Jim Croce’s best quotes below.
“If you dig it, do it. If you dig it a lot, do it twice.”
“I’m no missionary, and I can’t wear any armor, either. I just gotta be the way I am.”
“If you dig it, do it. If you really dig it, do it twice.”
“I never really thought of my neighborhood in South Philly as being a neighborhood; it was more a state of mind. For people who aren’t familiar with those kinds of places, it’s a whole different thing. Like, 42nd Street in New York City is a state of mind.”
“There’s something about approaching universal truths with the simplicity of the acoustic guitar. You can take it anywhere, and it helps me reach listeners of all ages and walks of life.”