Only when you are lost can love find itself in you without losing its way.
Forward momentum only worked as a strategy if one had correctly identified which way was forward.
I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.”<br> – Jimi Hendrix, <br> “The dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them.
When the time comes to leap in faith whether you have your eyes open or closed or scream all the way down or not makes no practical difference.
If you want to catch something, running after it isn’t always the best way.
I’m very interested in the impact of biotechnology on the way people live.
One foot in front of the other, wasn’t that the grownup way of solving problems? Surely he ought to be a grownup at his age.
Liberalism is essentially the belief that there can be a reconciliation of all difficulties and differences, and since there can’t, it is a misleading way to approach politics.
There is only one way in which you can "change your luck" and that is by altering your thoughts.
Prosperity is a way of living and thinking, and not just money or things.
There is only one way by which you can achieve prosperity. It is to take charge of your mind.
People lie because they don’t remember clear what they saw. People lie because they can’t help making a story better than it was the way it happened.
There are some people who can receive a truth by no other way than to have their understanding shocked and insulted.
If there is a wrong way to do something, then someone will do it.
If there are two or more ways to do something and one of those ways can result in a catastrophe, then someone will do it.
If there is any way for that man to do the job wrong, he’ll do it that way.
I always gave it the best shot I had, whether it went my way or not that night.
There is no definitive guidebook on how to pick the right partner, and even if there were, I’m way too dumb to write it.
In the evenings the art of building gave way to that of music, which is architecture, too, though invisible.
Put simply, if we do not redirect our extraction and production systems and change the way we distribute, consume, and dispose of our stuff – what I sometimes call the take-make-waste model – the economy as it is will kill the planet.
The best way to educate oneself is to become part of the revolution.
I just want to do what has to be done so much. I’ll never understand why everyone else doesn’t feel this way.
The only way to support a revolution is to make your own.
(Grief) is something you never really get over, but you put it in a place inside you and deal with it in the way you have to.
I became slightly disillusioned, but in a really good way that enabled me to realize that the music was the most important thing, and that the rest of it is total bullshit.
An electronic instrument is just harboring a natural element the same way that a guitar is harboring an acoustic element. It’s all nature, really.
I always respected that B.B. sees music in a very open, free way.
Music will always find its way to us, with or without business, politics, religion, or any other bullshit attached.
I did play a lot of fingerstyle when I first started playing. I could never really find the right combination of flatpick or fingerpick, so playing fingerstyle is really the easiest way – though it’s quite strenuous on the fingertips.
In playing, I suppose my greatest gift was to express the way I felt or the willingness to express myself.
It is painful to relive things that have caused emotional crises or whatever and find ways to express that musically.
But I did go to music really early on, even when I was 4 or 5, I was responding to music probably in ways other kids were not.
Someone said, in a simplistic way maybe, that all American poetry is either cooked or raw, and if it’s cooked, it comes from Poe.
It’s more about, when I found someone that made me feel really happy, that was so different to the way I’d felt before in my life.
Synchronicites . It’s been said that coincidences are God’s way of remaining anonymous. Synchronicities are a sign of divinity. You breathe in deeply and say: ‘I don’t want anything. I’m going to let things happen’