Famous Texas Quotes

“You May All Go To Hell And I Will Go To Texas” Davy Crockett “Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called ‘walking.’ ” George W. Bush “I’ve traveled all over the world, but I don’t think there is any place better than Texas.” Red Adair “Football is to Texas what religion is to a priest.” Tom Landry. “I worked around cattle all my life and...

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I’d like to be in Texas for Roundup In The Spring

“I’d like to be in Texas for Roundup In The Spring” As sung by many of the greats, including Buck Ramsey, Don Edwards, and Red Steagall.  In the lobby of a big hotel, in New York town one day, Sat a bunch of fellers tell’n yarns to pass the time away. They told of places they had been and different things they’d seen. Some preferred Chicago and others New Orleans. In a corner, in an old arm chair, sat a man whose hair was...

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This is Texas!

When you’re from Texas, people that you meet ask you questions like, “Do you have any cows?” “Do you have horses?” “Bet you got a bunch of guns, eh?” They all want to know if you’ve been to Southfork. They watched Dallas on TV. Have you ever looked at a map of the world? Look at Texas with me just for a second. That picture, with the Panhandle and the Gulf Coast, and the Red River and the Rio Grande is as much a part of you as...

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Top 20 Texas Songs

Here is a list of top 20 favorite Texas songs 1.  “Travelin Texas” – Shake Russell does an amazing job of describing Texas, the Lone Star State. I have been humming it today and it got me to thinking of songs about Texas. 2.  “Amarillo by Morning” 3. “Ding Dong Daddy from Dumas – lol, my MIL from Borger taught me that one a long time ago” 4. “I’m an Old Cowhand from the Rio...

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