I think you always hope you can play forever, but you always realize that time will come... I was fortunate I was able to make a decision, move on and do it comfortably.

By : Ron Francis 0 Likes          


Those albums are so important to me because, for the first time, I was making my own music, paying for it, finding strengths in it, and going through the process of finding the right music for the record.

By : Randy Bachman

    View

I claimed identity as Jewish musicians for political reasons, because most of us were touring in Germany and, at this time, twelve years ago, there was a strong resurgence of Nazism in the places we were touring and part of that was on the music scene.

By : Marc Ribot

    View

A commencement is a time of joy. It is also a time of melancholy. But then again, so is life.

By : Paul Tsongas

    View

I always wanted to be a dentist from the time I was in high school, and I was accepted to dental school in the spring of 1972. I was planning to go, but after the Olympics there were other opportunities.

By : Mark Spitz

    View

But there will come a time and a place to give back, and each individual will recognize that time and place.

By : Vernon Jordan

    View

Don't patronize the chain bookstores. Every time I see some author scheduled to read and sign his books at a chain bookstore, I feel like telling him he's stabbing the independent bookstores in the back.

By : Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    View

Sometimes that's a year, sometimes it's 18 months, where all I'm doing is taking notes. I'm reconstructing the story from the back to the front so that I know where the front is.

By : John Irving

    View

I think Operation Smile is in more than 22 countries, mostly Third World. It just happened that my schedule opened up at the time they were heading to Vietnam.

By : Roma Downey

    View

What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare?

By : W. H. Davies

    View

Then I thought I was going to be a photographer. I tried a hand at darkroom technician. I played in a band. It took me quite some time to discover that I wanted to write.

By : Guy Johnson

    View

I guess I'm happy that I'm getting the attention. Otherwise, I'd just be playing in a local bar in front of my family members, and I'm sure they'd get sick of that in no time.

By : Gavin DeGraw

    View

Sometimes the biggest problem is in your head. You've got to believe you can play a shot instead of wondering where your next bad shot is coming from.

By : Jack Nicklaus

    View

-->