life was just a tire swing.
The message of this movie is not only that our kids are smarter than adults, but it's our world that they're going to inherit, and it's great to see activism at that early age.
I love a great show. This is a great show. This is the circus coming to town and it's great to see (Glenn) do that.
It was a call to arms, and we responded.
I first listened to Sirius' incredible programming in my car and boat.
[Buffett connected with Goodman through their shared sense of humor and love of baseball. They were folk music's version of the Gas House Gang.] When I saw him perform, it struck a chord with me that not only was he a better guitar player than I was, but he was a solo act with a sense of humor, ... [Singer-songwriter] Gamble Rogers was another guy back in those days we both loved. A lot of times you see people who are funny onstage and don't care to be funny offstage. It's part of their act. Stevie was funny on or off the stage. And he's the first one who took me to a Cubs game.
I lost it. It was a whole day where I was emotionally connected to the whole thing. I did that song last year in New Orleans with [New Orleans piano player] Henry Butler.
Indecision may or may not be my problem.
Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience.
Is it ignorance or apathy? Hey, I don't know and I don't care.
Moderation is the key so I work certain amount of time and then I take a certain amount of time off.
My mother insisted that her children read.
Older and wiser voices can help you find the right path, if you are only willing to listen.
People who think too much before they act don't act too much.
Phish and Dave Matthews really know their audiences and really treat them well.
Places I've lived since then had to have some kind of uniqueness and character about them. And logically Key West, and then Down Island. So, all of that stuff sort of had it's roots in New Orleans and went crazy.
Searching is half the fun: life is much more manageable when thought of as a scavenger hunt as opposed to a surprise party.
The stores and the things like that, the business side of things came out at the point when, I'd say probably in the early '70s, it looked like the year of the singer-songwriter was over, 'cause music changed in our time and the spotlight was out.
There's something missing in the music industry today... and it's music. Songs you hear don't last, it's just product fed to you by the industry.
These old ballparks are like cathedrals in America. We don't have big old Gothic cathedrals like they do in Europe. But we got baseball parks.
To describe my scarce leisure time in today's terms, I always default to reading.
We are the people our parents warned us about.
Well, I'm still here. Didn't have to go to rehab, and I'm not broke.
Why dont we get drunk and screw?