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Rock and roll is here to stay.
Back then people closed their eyes and listened to music. Today there's a lot of images that go with the music. A lot of music is crap and it's all commercial and the images are all trying to sell the record.
It's better to burn out, than to fade away.
Earth is a flower and it's pollinating.
I don't look at a knife the way I used to. I'm more aware of what it is. I think twice. This is a key finger. It's in every chord.
As I get older, I get smaller. I see other parts of the world I didn't see before. Other points of view. I see outside myself more.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
I'll never be Bob Dylan. He's the master.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
I can get away with saying a lot of ideas that are young and naive. I'm liberated.
I just wrote one song at a time. Kinda like an alcoholic. One day at a time.
Of course you have to support the troops. They're just kids. They're doing for their country what's expected of them.
All that stuff about heavy metal and hard rock, I don't subscribe to any of that. It's all just music. I mean, the heavy metal from the '70s sounds nothing like the stuff from the '80s, and that sounds nothing like the stuff from the '90s. Who's to say what is and isn't a certain type of music?
I don't like the American media - particularly Fox.
I feel like I could be likened to an old hound circling on a rug for the last five years.
It's cool to go places where working people are happy.
I was a Reagan backer. It was a shock for some people that I could agree with anything that man would say.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Commitments are one of the worst things to have in the music business. They're very annoying.
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
Some people put down all presidents. If you say anything good about any of them, they think you're supporting everything they do.
Something comes along and you have to jump on and do it. You can't stop until it's done.
The '60s was one of the first times the power of music was used by a generation to bind them together.
This thing called Patriot Act, through which we abdicated a lot of our civil rights to defend the country against terrorism, it's a four-year story.
With Crazy Horse, it's all one big, growing, smoldering sound, and I'm part of it. It's like gliding, or some sort of natural surfing.
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