But music can save your life sometimes. It probably saved me from working in a bank or something. That's a kind of salvation right there.
Quote by Richard Thompson
Richard Thompson Quotes
I have always been making art from an early age but for nearly forty years...
I make paintings, try to get others to look at them and hopefully buy them.
I have to remind myself not to set boundaries.
Don't think of your courses as providing all you need for your career.
All audiences should be slightly off balance.
When you stand up acoustic in front of an audience, you really are a man...
Amplifying acoustic instruments more than a little is really cheating, and everything becomes a compromise.
I think it is an inborn talent - just luck. Some people can learn languages;...
I try to make songs visual and tactile to kind of put you into the...
To stand up on a stage alone with an acoustic guitar requires bravery bordering on...
What I wanted to hear didn't exist, so it was necessary for me to go...
I think the reason kids get into drugs and smoking is they don't have anything...
I want people to come to my music without prejudice. I want them to get...
I just like to entertain myself by sitting down and writing songs.
As the writer, you're always a presence in the song. If you get close to...
I'm always making a conscious effort to be viable and accessible.
I don't have much of a problem with interruptions. I keep a detailed record of...
I try to look for the good in everybody, regardless of the way they're labeled.
You want the audience to be uncomfortable.
I probably wrote three-quarters of the songs without an instrument in my hands.