Top 10 Quotes by John Hiatt

John Hiatt

This is just one of many, many incidences where people have treated federal land as part of their operations, just sort of done whatever they have felt like doing, to make it work for them.

John Hiatt
[Like this one a few years ago:] Hello, John, this is Eric Clapton, ... Love to do your song.
John Hiatt

Put yourself in that position. To hear your song on the radio or on someone's CD or record -- that somebody would bother -- is great. It's nothing but a compliment. Plus you get money in the mailbox.

John Hiatt
In the end, it's not going to have very much impact. We've closed the barn door after the horse is gone.
John Hiatt

She came onto him like a slow movin' cold front -- His beer was warmer than the look in her eyes.

John Hiatt
I'd always wanted to make a record with Jim Dickinson, and I'd known about his boys for years, ... He reminded me that when they were 13 or 14 years old they had a punk rock band and I'd called him and wanted to make a record with them then.
John Hiatt

I am the student who picks his nose, so come over here and take off your clothes.

John Hiatt
It's a whole package, singer/songwriter. I like writing but I like performing just as much.
John Hiatt

What it shows is that nobody really cares about the Meadow Valley Wash. When push comes to shove, it's not clear that anybody will do anything about anything.

John Hiatt
He was the kind of kid you did not want to sit by. He kept his boogers in his desk, he wore a neck tie.