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The purpose of music is to elevate the spirit and inspire. Not to help push some product down your throat. It puts you in tune with your own existence. Sometimes you really don't know how you feel, but really good music can define how you feel... someone who's telling me where he's been that I haven't and what it's like there - somebody whose life I can feel... Bob Dylan
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An artist has got to be constantly in a state of becoming. Bob Dylan
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The one who is not being born is dying. Bob Dylan
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A lot of people from the press want to talk to me, but they never do. Bob Dylan
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When I think of mystery, I don't think about myself. I think of the universe, like why does the moon rise when the sun falls? Caterpillars turn into butterflies? I really haven't remained a recluse. Bob Dylan
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The best songs are the songs you write that you don't know anything about. They're an escape. Bob Dylan
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My songs were influenced not so much by poetry on the page but by poetry being recited by the poets who recited poems with jazz bands. Bob Dylan
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What politics I ever learned, I learned in the streets, because it was part of the environment. Bob Dylan
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We may not be able to defeat these swine, but we don't have to join them. Bob Dylan
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I don't believe you! You're a liar!... Play it fucking loud! Bob Dylan
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here's to the hearts an' the hands of the men, that come with the dust and are gone with the wind. Bob Dylan
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And I hope that you die And your death'll come soon I will follow your casket In the pale afternoon And I'll watch while you're lowered Down to your deathbed And I'll stand o'er your grave 'Til I'm sure that you're dead Bob Dylan
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I saw ten thousand talkers whose tongues were all broken. Bob Dylan
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But I can't think for you You'll have to decide Whether Judas Iscariot Had God on his side Bob Dylan
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Get jailed, jump bail Join the army, if you fail Bob Dylan
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She's got everything she needs, she's an artist, she don't look back. Bob Dylan
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It's not aimed at anyone, it's just escapin' on the run Bob Dylan
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And if you hear vague traces of skipping reels of rhyme... Bob Dylan
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Of war and peace the truth just twist, its curfew gull it glides. Bob Dylan
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And if my thought-dreams could be seen, they'd probably put my head in a guillotine. But it's alright, Ma, it's life, and life only. Bob Dylan
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Although the masters make the rules for the wise men and the fools, I got nothing, Ma, to live up to. Bob Dylan
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You never turned around to see the frowns, on the jugglers and the clowns when they all did, tricks for you. Bob Dylan
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Go to him now, he calls you, you can't refuse. When you ain't got nothing, you got nothing to lose. You're invisible now. You've got no secrets to conceal. Bob Dylan
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You've been with the professors and they've all liked your looks. With great lawyers you've discussed lepers and crooks. Bob Dylan
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And here I sit so patiently waiting to find out what price you have to pay to get out of going through all these things twice. Bob Dylan
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Come all without, come all within, You'll not see nothing like the mighty Quinn. Bob Dylan
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Idiot wind, blowing through the buttons of our coats, blowing through the letters that we wrote. Idiot wind, blowing through the dust upon our shelves, We're idiots, babe. It's a wonder we can even feed ourselves. Bob Dylan
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A change in the weather is known to be extreme; but what's the sense in changing horses in mid-stream? Bob Dylan
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Love is so simple, to quote a phrase; you've known it all the time, I'm learnin' it these days. Bob Dylan
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Sometimes Satan, comes as a man of peace. Bob Dylan
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A lot of people say there is no work. I say, Why you say that for? When nothin' you got is US made, they don't make nothin' here no more. Bob Dylan
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The old Rounder in the iron mask slipped me the master key, somebody had to unlock your heart, he said it was up to me. Bob Dylan
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Let me die in my footsteps before I go under the ground. Bob Dylan
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Behind every beautiful thing there's been some kind of pain Bob Dylan
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I've been trying to get as far away from myself as I can Bob Dylan
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I might need a good lawyer, could be your funeral, my trial Well, I cried for you, now it's your turn, you can cry awhile Bob Dylan
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If I made records for my own pleasure, I would only record Charley Patton songs. Bob Dylan
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They're selling postcards of the hanging They're painting the passports brown The beauty parlor is filled with sailors The circus is in town Here comes the blind commissioner They've got him in a trance One hand is tied to the tight-rope walker The other is in his pants And the riot squad they're restless They need somewhere to go As Lady and I look out tonight From Desolation Row. Bob Dylan
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After a while you earn that privacy is something you can sell, but you can't buy it back. Bob Dylan
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My senses have been stripped, my hands can't feel to grip, my toes to numb to step, wait only for my boot heels to be wandering. Bob Dylan
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Bullets can harm you and death can disarm you, but no, you will not be deceived. Stripped of all virtue as you crawl through the dirt, you can give but you cannot receive. Bob Dylan
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It's mighty funny. The end of time has just begun. Bob Dylan
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Ain't nothing too discreet about the disease of conceit. Bob Dylan
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Ring the bells for the blind and deaf. Bob Dylan
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I was just too stubborn to ever be governed by enforced insanity. Bob Dylan
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That's another way of writing a song, of course. Just talking to somebody that ain't there. That's the best way. That's the truest way. Then it just becomes a question of how heroic your speech is. To me, it's something to strive after. Bob Dylan
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Come mothers and fathers. Throughout the land and don't criticize what you can't understand, your sons and your daughters are beyond your command. Your old road is Rapidly again. Please get out of the new one If you can't lend your hand for the times they are a-changin'. Bob Dylan
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I wanted to understand things and then be free of them. I needed to learn how to telescope things, ideas. Things were too big to see all at once, like all the books in the library-everything laying around on all the tables. You might be able to put it all into one paragraph or into one verse of a song if you could get it right. Bob Dylan
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Idiot wind, blowing every time you move your teeth. You're an idiot babe, it's a wonder that you still know how to breathe. Bob Dylan
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When you're sad and when you're lonely and you haven't got a friend, just remember that death is not the end. Bob Dylan
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If God is on our side, he'll stop the next war. Bob Dylan
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Patriotism is the last refuge to which a scoundrel clings. Bob Dylan
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Socialism, hypnotism, patriotism, materialism, fools making laws for the breaking of jaws. Bob Dylan
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The land of milk and honey, they say it is the land of money. Bob Dylan
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Ain't it hard when you discover that, he wasn't really where it's at, after he took from you everything he could steal. How does it feel? Bob Dylan
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I can't see my reflection in the waters, I can't speak the sounds that show no pain. I can't hear the echo of my footsteps, or can't remember the sound of my own name. Bob Dylan
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Nothing is better, nothing is best, take heed of this and get plenty of rest. Bob Dylan
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The truth is far from you, so you know you got to lie. Then you're all the time defending what you can never justify. Bob Dylan
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Sold my guitar to the baker's son for a few crumbs and a place to hide. Bob Dylan
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With your silhouette when the sunlight dims Into your eyes where the moonlight swims, And your match-book songs and your gypsy hymns, Who among them would try to impress you? -Bob Dylan, "Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands" (1966) Bob Dylan
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A lot of people don't have much food on their table. But they got a lot of forks 'n knives. And they got to cut somethin'. Bob Dylan
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Yes, and only if my own true love was waiting If I could hear his heart softly pounding Yes, and only if he was lying by me Would I lie in my bed once again. Bob Dylan
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Some times I think this whole world Is one big prison yeard Some of us are prisoners The rest of us are guards Bob Dylan
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People have different emotional levels. Especially when you're young. Back then I guess most of my influences could be thought of as eccentric. Mass media had no overwhelming reach so I was drawn to the traveling performers passing through. Bob Dylan
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If the point is sharp, and the arrow is swift, it can pierce through the dust no matter how thick. Bob Dylan
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...You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows. Bob Dylan
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Hey! Mr. Tambourine Man, play a song for me, I'm not sleepy and there is no place I'm going to. Hey! Mr. Tambourine Man, play a song for me, In the jingle jangle morning I'll come followin' you. Bob Dylan
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People are going to say, "Well, it's not very truthful." But a songwriter does' care about what's truthful. What he cares about is what should"ve happened, what could"ve happened. That's its own kind of truth. It's like people who read Shakespeare plays, but they never see a Shakespeare play. I think they just use his name. Bob Dylan
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I'm in awe of McCartney. He's about the only one that I am in awe of. He can do it all. And he's never let up... He's just so damn effortless. Bob Dylan
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When you cease to exist, then who will you blame? Bob Dylan
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