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Bob Dylan
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I always have respected her for doin' what she did and gettin' free Bob Dylan

If she's passing back this way I'm not that hard to find Tell her she can look me up if she's got the time. Bob Dylan

Freedom just around the corner for you. But with the truth so far off, what good will it do? Bob Dylan

When you bite off more than you can chew, you pay the penalty, somebody's got to tell the tale, I guess it must be up to me. Bob Dylan

The future to me is already a thing of the past. Bob Dylan

Rod's a great singer. He's got a great voice, but there's no point to put a 30-piece orchestra behind him. I'm not going to knock anybody's right to make a living but you can always tell if somebody's heart and soul is into something, and I didn't think Rod was into it in that way. Bob Dylan

You've got a lotta nerve to say you are my friend. When I was down you just stood there a grinin Bob Dylan

It's east to see without lookin' too far that not much is really sacred. Bob Dylan

There's been rumors of war and wars that have been The meaning of life has been lost in the wind And some people thinkin' that the end is close by 'Stead of learnin' to live they are learnin' to die Bob Dylan

Love is all there is, it makes the world go 'round Love and only love, it can't be denied No matter what you think about it You just won't be able to do without it Take a tip from one who's tried Bob Dylan

How many times have you heard someone say If I had his money I'd do things my way Hmm, but little they know Hmm, it's so hard to find One rich man in ten with a satisfied mind. Bob Dylan

I gaze into the doorway of temptation's angry flame And every time I pass that way I always hear my name Bob Dylan

Through the mad mystic hammering of the wild ripping hail The sky cracked its poems in naked wonder Bob Dylan

Sometimes I'm thinkin' I'm Too high to fall Other times I'm thinkin' I'm So low I don't know If I can come up at all Bob Dylan

You don't have to be afraid of looking into my face. We've done nothing to each other that time will not erase. Bob Dylan

She's a hypnotist collector; you are a walking antique... Bob Dylan

Sundown, yellow moon, I replay the past I know every scene by heart, they all went by so fast Bob Dylan

The longer you live, the better you get. Bob Dylan

Yes, to dance beneath the diamond sky with one hand waving free, Silhouetted by the sea, circled by the circus sands Bob Dylan

They say that patriotism is the last refuge to which a scoundrel clings steal a little and they throw you in jail. Steal a lot and then they make you king. Bob Dylan

The Duke [John Wayne] was a massive figure. He looked like a heavy piece of hauled lumber, and it didn't seem like any man could stand shoulder to shoulder with him. Bob Dylan

It is the first line that gives the inspiration and then it's like riding a bull. Either you just stick with it, or you don't. Bob Dylan

This land is your land and this land is my land, sure, but the world is run by those that never listen to music anyway. Bob Dylan

You can't be happy by doing something groovy. Bob Dylan

Here's the thing with me and the religious thing. This is the flat-out truth: I find the religiosity and philosophy in the music. I don't find it anywhere else. Bob Dylan

A song is anything that can walk by itself. Bob Dylan

I am against nature. I don't dig nature at all. I think nature is very unnatural. I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can't touch with decay. Bob Dylan

Money doesn't talk, it swears. Bob Dylan

Colleges are like old-age homes, except for the fact that more people die in colleges. Bob Dylan

I think a poet is anybody who wouldn't call himself a poet. Bob Dylan

What did I owe the rest of the world? Nothing. Bob Dylan

I'm mortified to be on the stage, but then again, it's the only place where I'm happy. Bob Dylan

He hands you a nickel, he hands you a dime. He asks you with a grin, if you're having a good time. Bob Dylan

They said, congratulations you got what it takes. They sent him back to the rat race without any brakes. Bob Dylan

Don't think twice, it's alright. Bob Dylan

The warrior who's strength is not to fight. Bob Dylan

Too much of nothing can turn a man into a liar. It can cause one man to sleep on nails and another to eat fire. Bob Dylan

Everybody has their own idea of what's a poet. Robert Frost, President Johnson, T.S.Eliot, Rudolf Valentino - they're all poets. I like to think of myself as the one who carries the light bulb. Bob Dylan

There's a lot of false prophets around and that's the trouble. People say they think they know what's right and other people get people to follow them because they have a certain type of charisma, and there's always people willing to take over. People want a leader. And there will be more and more of them. Bob Dylan

A lot of people say there is no happiness in this life and certainly there's no permanent happiness. But self-sufficiency creates happiness. Bob Dylan

I am a restless soul hungry perhaps wretched. Bob Dylan

I had ambitions to set out and find, like an odyssey or going home somewhere... set out to find... this home that I'd left a while back and couldn't remember exactly where it was, but I was on my way there. And encountering what I encountered on the way was how I envisioned it all. I didn't really have any ambition at all. I was born very far from where I'm supposed to be, and so, I'm on my way home, you know? Bob Dylan

I want to use songs that everybody knows or thinks they know. I want to show them a different side of it and open up that world in a more unique way. You have to believe what the words are saying and the words are as important as the melody. Unless you believe the song and have lived it, there's little sense in performing it. I never wanted to be a singer that Bob Dylan

Recording studios are filled with technology. They are set in their ways. And to update them means you'd have to change them back. That would be my idea of upgrading. And this will never happen. As far as I know, recording studios are booked all the time. So obviously people like all the improvements. The more technically advanced they are, the more in demand they become. Bob Dylan

The corporations have taken over. Even in the recording studio. Actually, the corporate companies have taken over American life most everywhere. Go coast to coast and you will see people wearing the same clothes, thinking the same thoughts, eating the same food. Everything is processed. Bob Dylan

If you're not busy being born, you're busy dying. Bob Dylan

Shedding off one more layer of skin, Keeping one step ahead of the persecutor within. Bob Dylan

Businessmen, they drink my wine, plowmen dig my earth. None of them along the line know what any of it is worth. Bob Dylan

I don't want no pickle. Just want to ride my motorcycle. Bob Dylan

Passion is a young man's game. Young people can be passionate. Older people gotta be more wise. I mean, you're around awhile, you leave certain things to the young. Do' try to act like you're young. You could really hurt yourself. Bob Dylan

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

He who is not busy being born is busy dying. Bob Dylan

Back seat drivers do' know the feel of the wheel but they sho" know how to make a fuss" Bob Dylan/Bonnie Raitt, "Let's Keep It Between Us," 1982 Bob Dylan

I march in the parade of liberty But as long as I love you I'm not free How long must I suffer such abuse Wo' you let me see you smile one time before I turn you loose? Bob Dylan

And I"ll tell it and think it and speak it and breathe it And reflect it from the mountain so all souls can see it Then I"ll stand on the ocean until I start sinkin" But I"ll know my song well before I start singin Bob Dylan

Look at the sun sinkin' like a ship. Ain't that just like my heart, babe. When you kissed my lips? Bob Dylan

I gave her my heart but she wanted my soul... Bob Dylan

Sometimes you get out from behind the wheel and let someone else step on the gas. Bob Dylan

Don't Ask Me Nothing About Nothing, I Just Might Tell You the Truth Bob Dylan

Experience teaches us that silence terrifies people the most. Bob Dylan

the only thing i knew how to do was to keep on keeping on Bob Dylan

There's only one day at a time here, then it's tonight and then tomorrow will be today again. Bob Dylan

Everything in New Orleans is a good idea. Bijou temple-type cottages and lyric cathedrals side by side. Houses and mansions, structures of wild grace. Italianate, Gothic, Romanesque, Greek Revival standing in a long line in the rain. Roman Catholic art. Sweeping front porches, turrets, cast-iron balconies, colonnades- 30-foot columns, gloriously beautiful- double pitched roofs, all the architecture of the whole wide world and it doesn't move. Bob Dylan

All the money you made will never buy back your soul. Bob Dylan

He swift don't win the race. It goes to the worthy, who can divide the word of truth. Bob Dylan

There's beauty in the silver singing river There's beauty in the sunrise in the sky But none of these and nothing else can match the beauty That I remember in my true love's eyes Bob Dylan

Broken bottles, broken plates, broken switches, broken gates. Broken dishes, broken parts, streets are filled with broken hearts. Bob Dylan

Well the book of Leviticus and Deuteronomy, the law of the jungle and the sea are your only teachers. Bob Dylan

Done so many evil things in the name of love, it's a crying shame. I never did see no fire that could put out a flame. Bob Dylan

He's hell bent for destruction, he's afraid and confused, and his brain has been mismanaged with great skill. Bob Dylan



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