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When there are no women on the tour it can get awful and ugly -
by Evan Dando

When there are no women on the tour it can get awful and ugly -
constant horrible jokes and gross behaviour.
It needs to be leavened with a feminine presence.
- Evan Dando

Some of our stuff ends up looking too corporate.
I'm going to be a lot stricter from now on.
- Evan Dando

I guess I'm about ready to promote myself in a more human way.
I don't feel quite so insecure.
- Evan Dando

For me, it's all about The Dubliners by James Joyce.
I love The Dead.
- Evan Dando

 

I was hanging out with Jonathan Richman last night.
- Evan Dando

I lie around and play guitar, that's something I do for sure.
In fact that's all I do, I think.
- Evan Dando

Even the bands I dig don't have a history of attaining mass consumption.
- Evan Dando

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When I write a song, it's all about the riff -
the riff first,
then the words come later.
- Evan Dando

I'd forgotten what it was like to play music and have
it be fun so I decided to stop.
I wasn't even sure if I was going to make a new record,
I was just kinda quitting.
- Evan Dando

I used to have a sort of spiky haircut and it just
feels better to have short hair again.
- Evan Dando

Rock stars wanting to write is even worse than wanting to act in movies,
right?
- Evan Dando

Since Elizabeth, I certainly live a healthier lifestyle.
- Evan Dando

It's better when you have your wife with you,
more fun.
- Evan Dando

You know more about me than I do about myself,
that's probably true.
- Evan Dando

I've got time, I hope, to make lots of quiet records.
So quiet you won't be able to hear them.
- Evan Dando

CDs, too.
Totally corporate.
They look real cheap and soulless and they don't smell of anything.
- Evan Dando

But ya have to make videos in the States.
Usually ours just look too serious.
We haven't got it together.
- Evan Dando

But Sneaky Pete was great.
I didn't bug him about Gram.
Not too much, anyway.
- Evan Dando

I need the money.
People don't understand how little money you make in a band.
- Evan Dando

See, to me, rock'n'roll doesn't have any point.
It's just fun.
It has a million different angles and they're all valid.
But I think rock might be a world issue.
- Evan Dando

My high-school dream was to be in a band,
pay my rent and eat - and I've been able to do that for 20 years.
So I'm completely content.
- Evan Dando

It is hard, though, 'cos record labels love to boss you around.
I won't let them do that anymore.
- Evan Dando

The best songs I write in 20 minutes.
- Evan Dando

I have to make rock records occasionally.
- Evan Dando

Basically, between 1989 and 1994, I hadn't taken a vacation.
- Evan Dando

When I was 14 years old, I was a huge fan of the Velvets,
the Stooges and the Modern Lovers.
They are my three favourite bands.
I never get sick of 'em.
- Evan Dando

I was trying to spend it as quickly as possible.
Because I'm so lazy, all that money created a block.
I was flying around the world, staying at fancy hotels,
having fun and trying to get rid of it as quickly as possible,
so I could get on with some more work.
- Evan Dando

I don't like alcohol, but I still like to mess around
with other stuff occasionally.
I think it's important I take mushrooms and acid.
They're certainly not addictive, so I can't rule that out.
- Evan Dando

I don't write down my experiences, but I have a very decent memory.
I have tons of books in which I write down phrases as they occur to me.
That's how I write songs.
I'll need a line and I'll go through the books and find it,
the right rhyme and everything.
- Evan Dando

Clouds come floating into my life,
no longer to carry rain or usher storm,
but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

See no evil, Hear no evil, Speak no evil.
- Japanese pictorial maxim (the Three Wise Monkeys)

I leave no trace of wings in the air,
but I am glad I have had my flight.
- Rabindranath Tagore

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

If we have no peace,
it is because we have forgotten
that we belong to each other.
- Mother Teresa

He who can no longer pause to wonder
and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead;
his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

Say NO to the demands of the world.
Say YES to the longings of your own heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Believe nothing, no matter where you read it,
or who said it, no matter if I have said it,
unless it agrees with your own reason
and your own common sense.
- The Buddha

Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences.
No one can eliminate prejudices -
just recognize them.
- Edward R. Murrow

I say NO to the demands of the world.
I say YES to the longings of my own heart.
There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Live with intention.
Walk to the edge.
Listen hard.
Practice wellness.
Play with abandon.
Laugh.
Choose with no regret.
Appreciate your friends.
Continue to learn.
Do what you love.
Live as if this is all there is.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The River of Life has no meaning,
no good, no bad, no better, no worse,
no love, no hate, no fear, no anger, no joy.
The River of Life has no judgment, no expectation.
The River of Life just IS.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
- Confucius

There are no small acts of kindness.
Every compassionate act makes large the world.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

No good comes from hurrying.
- Yiddish Proverb

Do not let Sunday be taken from you.
If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
- Albert Schweitzer

Take your life in your own hands, and what happens?
A terrible thing: no one to blame.
- Erica Jong

Choose with no regret.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

No one was ever named "Hero" for following the crowd.
Heroes set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Travelers, there is no path.
Paths are made by walking.
- Antonio Machado

If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need
but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him?
- 1 John 3:17

Do not follow where the path may lead.
Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

When people get caught up with that which is right
and they are willing to sacrifice for it,
there is no stopping point short of victory.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Through humor, you can soften some
of the worst blows that life delivers.
And once you find laughter,
no matter how painful your situation might be,
you can survive it.
- Bill Cosby

Without change, there would be no butterflies.
- Anonymous

Do not blame the thistle that you see no beauty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Where there is no accusation of "fault,"
there can be no anger.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is no passion to be found playing small -
in settling for a life that is less
than the one you are capable of living.
- Nelson Mandela

It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision.
- Helen Keller

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

Do or do not, there is no try.
- Jedi Master Yoda in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

If an opinion contrary to your own makes you angry,
that is a sign that you are subconsciously aware
of having no good reason for thinking as you do.
- Bertrand Russell

Trust your instinct to the end,
though you can render no reason.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The River of Life knows no obstacles.
The River can cut through solid rock - in its own time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -
unless you let him.
- Napoleon Hill


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