The Rolling Stones are truly the greatest rock and roll band in the world and always will be. The last too. Everything that came after them, metal, rap, punk, new wave, pop-rock, you name it... you can trace it all back to the Rolling Stones. They were the first and the last and no one's ever done i
Last night I danced with a stranger, but she just reminded me you were the one.
Half of the people can be part right all of the time, Some of the people can be all right part of the time. I think Abraham Lincoln said that. 'I'll let you be in my dreams if I can be in yours,' I said that.
People's lives are filled with vice and the trappings of it. Ambition, greed and selfishness all have to do with vice. Sooner or later, you have to see through it or you don't survive.
I made a bargain with him, the chief in a world we can't see. (devil)
A million faces at my feet but all I see are dark eyes.
Thinking of a series of dreams Where the time and the tempo fly And there's no exit in any direction 'Cept the one that you can't see with your eyes
Well I'm living in a foreign country but I'm bound to cross the line. Beauty walks a razor's edge...someday I'll make it mine.
Johnny's in the basement Mixing up the medicine I'm on the pavement Thinking 'bout the government.
They said, congratulations you got what it takes. They sent him back to the rat race without any brakes.
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 improvement
My big fear was that my guitar would go out of tune.
How many deaths will it take 'till we know that too many people have died?
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'.
I was never a topical songwriter.
I'm speaking for all of us. I'm the spokesman for a generation.
I met a young man who was wounded in love, I met another man who was wounded in hatred.
It's hard to speculate what tomorrow may bring. Bob D
Can you please crawl out your window? Use your arms and your legs, it won't ruin you
There are many here among us who feel that life is but a joke. But you and I, we've been through that, and this is not our fate, so let us not talk falsely now, the hour is getting late.
I'm not a folk-singer. I just sing a certain place.
I didn't come out of a cereal box.
The worth of things can't be measured by what they cost but by what the cost you to get it, that if anything costs you your faith or your family, then the price is too high, and that there are some things that will never wear out.
Everything that I'm saying You can say it just as good
Whenever anybody does something in a big way, it's always rejected at home and accepted someplace else.
I wish that for just one time / you could stand inside my shoes / and just for that one moment / I could be you. / Yes, I wish that for just one time / You could stand inside my shoes / You'd know what a drag it is / to see you.
Sometimes you just have to bite your upper lip and put sunglasses on.
If you like someone's work, the important thing is to be exposed to everything that person has been exposed to. Anyone who wants to be a songwriter should listen to as much folk music as they can, study the form and structure of stuff that has been around for 100 years.
You just don't wake up one day and decide that you need to write songs.
In the dime stores and bus stations, people talk of situations, read books, repeat quotations, draw conclusions on the wall.