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Don Henley Quotes and Sayings

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Lawsuits should not be used to destroy a viable and
independent distribution system.
The solution lies in the marketplace and not the courtroom.
- Don Henley

Related topics: Legal

I could stand out front and sing Eagles songs that I sing in my set,
but I think people enjoy watching me sing and play the drums.
It seems to fascinate people.
I don't know why.
- Don Henley

I have a bad back partially from playing the drums and singing.
I used to have to hold my body in such a position that
my spine got out of alignment.
- Don Henley

A man with a briefcase can steal millions more than any man with a gun.
- Don Henley

 

Mick Jagger can't even make a successful solo album,
and the Stones are the biggest rock group that ever was.
- Don Henley

I'm certainly not thrilled with everything the Eagles did,
but there are some things I'm quite proud of.
- Don Henley

The Eagles ended on a rather abrupt note,
although in retrospect I realize now that it had been
ending for quite some time.
- Don Henley

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Playing the drums hurts my back.
- Don Henley

I'm fortunate that I've been in this business long
enough that I've earned the right to be left alone by my record company.
- Don Henley

I don't mind doing two or three Eagles songs and playing the drums.
I'm not one of those artists who's going to sit here and deny the past.
- Don Henley

I'm always jotting things down on pieces of paper.
I've got pieces of paper all over my house.
- Don Henley

I don't care what anybody says about Ringo.
I cut my rock-n-roll teeth listening to him.
- Don Henley

I try to write conversationally; I try to write like
people speak and put the emphasis on the right syllable.
- Don Henley

I think my first instrument was a ukulele that they gave me.
I used to know how to play that pretty well.
- Don Henley

Between each album I try to gain a new insight that
I didn't have before and perhaps write a song about
something that I've written about before,
but from a fresh viewpoint.
- Don Henley

Selling eight million copies of your first album will mess you up.
- Don Henley

I played drums on Keith Carradine's first record.
- Don Henley

I'm blessed with a pretty good voice.
So just sitting back there banging on the tubs wasn't enough.
- Don Henley

I'm not on any crusade.
- Don Henley

Let hope inspire you, but let not idealism blind you.
Don't look back, you can never look back.
- Don Henley

Some records with drum machines on them sound phony and plastic.
It all depends on how you use the tools.
- Don Henley

I could have played more complex stuff.
I could have been a busier player.
But that's not what I wanted to do.
I played what I wanted to play.
- Don Henley

It was pretty frightening because as we all know,
when large, famous groups breakup, a lot of the members
don't survive in solo careers.
- Don Henley

Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge.
- Don Henley

The Eagles and the critics were not the best of friends.
- Don Henley

I have a certain pool of subject matter that I like to write about,
things that interest me: politics, religion,
ecology, and relationships between men and women.
And that's usually what I focus on.
- Don Henley

Sometimes songwriters and singers forget that.
They get a melody in their head and the notes will take precedence,
so that they wind up forcing a word onto a melody.
It doesn't ring true.
- Don Henley

Frivolous lawsuits are booming in this county.
The U.S.
has more costs of litigation per person than any other
industrialized nation in the world,
and it is crippling our economy.
- Jack Kingston

The only people who benefit from lawsuits are lawyers.
I think we made a couple of them rich.
- Gavin Rossdale

I have a different approach.
I don't file lawsuits because I really don't care.
- Nicole Kidman

Personally, I have fond memories of playing
on slippery rocks on the banks of a rushing river
as a child and hitchhiking in college.
To those who say, "But times are different now,"
I reply that statistically life is much safer now
than in the 1950s, with regard to both crime and accidents.
What has changed is our attitudes.
In those years, a broken leg from falling off a swing
or the back of a tractor was just part of childhood -
an excuse for gathering autographs.
Today that broken leg would be a source
of outrage and probably lawsuits.
I long for a simpler time when life was taken less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Misery is the company of lawsuits.
- Francois Rabelais

Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience,
impair your health, and dissipate your property.
- Jean de la Bruyere

There are thousands of Ten Commandments plaques or
monuments all over the country,
and lawsuits to remove them have popped up in more than a dozen states.
- Phyllis Schlafly

But the courts have dismissed the lawsuits against me and Lee Brown.
- David Dinkins

Without public pressure from caring people,
our lawsuits will not be enough to stop this widespread abuse.
- Morris Dees

Actually lowering the cost of insurance would be accomplished
by such things as making it harder for lawyers to win
frivolous lawsuits against insurance companies.
- Thomas Sowell

Lawsuits - and frivolous lawsuits - are just sapping
the life out of the people who perform the services
and deliver the goods for the rest of the citizenry in the State of Montana.
- Conrad Burns

As a part of preparing those lawsuits,
learning about those lawsuits, I learned about the
various nuclear issues in parts of the nuclear production
process I guess you'd say.
- Tom Udall

This is what happens, when, for the first time in modern history,
a candidate resorts to lawsuits to try to overturn
the outcome of an election for president.
- James Baker

Google is in an amazing position to be the target of
tons of lawsuits that will set precedent for many important
things for us on the Internet.
- Joichi Ito

I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money!
Old people remember what interests them:
the dates fixed for their lawsuits,
and the names of their debtors and creditors.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

In recent years personal injury attorneys and trial
lawyers have attacked the food industry with numerous
lawsuits alleging that these businesses should pay
monetary damages to those who,
of their own accord, consume too much of a legal,
safe product.
- Bob Ney

Class action lawsuits are an important part of our legal system.
All citizens should have the right to band together
and settle grievances with bigger companies,
but that system is broken and it needs fixing.
- Thomas Carper

Stop trying to treat music like it's a tennis shoe,
something to be branded.
If the music industry wants to save money,
they should take a look at some of their six-figure
executive expense accounts.
All those lawsuits can't be cheap, either.
- Jeff Tweedy

They've said I'm gay, they've said everyone is gay.
I personally don't believe in doing huge lawsuits about that stuff.
Tom does.
That's what he wants to do, that's what he's going to do.
You do not tell Tom what to do.
He is a force to be reckoned with.
- Nicole Kidman

In addition, the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms
Act provides protection for those in the firearms industry
from lawsuits arising out of the criminal or unlawful
acts of people who misuse their products.
- Bob Ney

This week I was proud to join with my colleagues to help pass two important,
common-sense pieces of legislation that will limit
the frivolous lawsuits by trial attorneys and personal
injury lawyers that clog our courts and hurt our small businesses.
- Bob Ney

The president, just as any other American,
deserves a legal defense against personal lawsuits
not related to his office.
But the costs of that defense should be borne by him and not the taxpayer.
- Ben Nighthorse Campbell

Over the last decade, at considerable cost to me in money and effort,
confronted with ridicule and intimidation,
I have brought more than a dozen lawsuits challenging
the corruption in the election process in Tennessee.
- John Jay Hooker

The U.S.
couldn't even get rid of Saddam Hussein.
And we all know that the EU is just a passing fad.
They'll be killing each other again in less than a year.
I'm sick to death of all these fascist lawsuits.
- Bill Gates

Our health care system is the finest in the world,
but we still have too many uninsured Americans,
too high prices for prescription drugs,
and too many frivolous lawsuits driving our physicians
out of state or out of business.
- Judy Biggert

The willow which bends to the tempest,
often escapes better than the oak which resists it;
and so in great calamities,
it sometimes happens that light and frivolous spirits
recover their elasticity and presence of mind sooner
than those of a loftier character.
- Albert Schweitzer

When an author is too meticulous about his style,
you may presume that his mind is frivolous and his content flimsy.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Fashion is not frivolous.
It is a part of being alive today.
- Mary Quant

Art cannot result from sophisticated,
frivolous, or superficial effects.
- Hans Hofmann

Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without
any cause for weariness...
and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness,
the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball,
is sufficient enough to amuse him.
- Blaise Pascal

It's only women who are not really quite women at all,
frivolous women who have no idea, who neglect repairs.
- Marguerite Duras

Travel is the frivolous part of serious lives,
and the serious part of frivolous ones.
- Anne Sophie Swetchine

There is no such thing as an unreasonable question,
or a silly question, or a frivolous question,
or a waste-of-time question.
It's your life, and you've got to get these answers.
- Marcia Wallace

Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction,
and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.
- Jane Austen

Fashion is not frivolous.
I am a businesswoman, a very serious person.
- Donatella Versace

It is an endless and frivolous Pursuit to act by any
other Rule than the Care of satisfying our own Minds in what we do.
- Richard Steele

No love is entirely without worth, even when the frivolous
calls to the frivolous and the base to the base.
- Iris Murdoch

I am frivolous.
Then I feel guilty.
- Catherine Deneuve

Playing sport was somewhat frivolous,
but I liked it.
I rebelled a little bit, and wouldn't go to music lessons and things like that,
but I would go and play ball.
My parents learned to love it because they saw how much I got out of it.
- Mike Krzyzewski

It's not that Shakespeare is frivolous,
but you spend your time just getting people to dress
up in other people's costumes and pretending to be people that they're not,
and you think, after the years go by,
well, what on earth was all that about?
- Jonathan Miller

They call me corrupt, frivolous.
I am not at all privileged.
Maybe the only privileged thing is my face.
And corrupt? God!
I would not look like this if I am corrupt.
Some ugliness would settle down on my system.
- Imelda Marcos

I was trained as a neurologist, and then I went into the theater,
and if you're brought up to think of yourself as a
biological scientist of some sort,
pretty well everything else seems frivolous by comparison.
- Jonathan Miller

Many South African tribes used extracts from the African
bush willow to heal the sick.
- Bob Pettit

Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked,
while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.
- Bruce Lee


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