There's no liquor in the land that can stop your brain from bleedin
But I would not feel so all alone, everybody must get stoned.
I just try to understand that tomorrow is another day.
with her fog, her amphetamine, and her pearls ...
Now all the criminals in their suits and ties are free to drink martinis and watch the sunrise
He hands you a nickel, he hands you a dime. He asks you with a grin, if you're having a good time.
Draft beer, not people.
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.
Some formulas are too complex and I don't want anything to do with them.
When you asked me how I was doing, was that some kind of joke
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
Beyond here lies nothin' But the mountains of the past
They say everything can be replaced, Yet every distance is not near. So I remember every face Of every man who put me here. I see my light come shining From the west unto the east. Any day now, any day now, I shall be released.
I like America, just as everybody else does. I love America, I gotta say that. But America will be judged.
All the tired horses in the sun How'm I supposed to get any ridin' done? Hmm.
What did I owe the rest of the world? Nothing.
When the deeds that you do don't add up to zero.
It pays to know who your friends are but it also pays to know you ain't got any friends.
I change during the course of a day. I wake and I'm one person, and when I go to sleep I know for certain I'm somebody else.
Blame it on a simple twist of fate.
The highlight of my career? That's easy, Elvis recording one of my songs.
I gave her my heart but she wanted my soul...
The one who is not being born is dying.
Gotta head full of ideas that are driving me insane...
A song is anything that can walk by itself.
May you grow up to be righteous, may you grow up to be true. May you always know the truth and see the lights surrounding you. May you always be courageous, stand upright and be strong. May you stay forever young.
I really don't like to hurt myself. I have a good understanding with all the women who have been in my life, whether I see them occasionally or not.
The people in my songs are all me.
Loneliness, tenderness, high society, notoriety, you fight for the throne and you travel alone.
I don't usually purge myself by writing anything about any type of quote, so-called, relationships.