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Dwight Yoakam Quotes and Sayings

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But that is a valid, continuing service that that music -
which is,
in some cases, 80 or 90 years old - is rendering.
And proving its own timelessness.
- Dwight Yoakam

Only beginning to present itself over the horizon.
- Dwight Yoakam

Fortunately any of the songs we've recorded can be
extremely fulfilling to perform depending on the variety
of circumstances that surround any given show.
- Dwight Yoakam

It's meant to reaffirm the validity of that music -
clean,
minimalist, honest, classic music.
- Dwight Yoakam

 

It became a metaphor for the lives of the people in
this film and for the Old West,
for the abandonment that occurred in the early part of the 20th century.
- Dwight Yoakam

'm really proud of it.
To me, it's a movie about character behavior and the
pecking order of the pack,
as well as the central character's massive survival guilt.
- Dwight Yoakam

I was very fortunate in having David Fincher,
the director come to me.
Now I've seen the finished product, I feel that every
bit of the nine months we spent on the film was worth it.
- Dwight Yoakam

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Control success before it controls you.
- Dwight Yoakam

I think actors are at the mercy of the opportunities presented to them.
So you kind of have to wait for them to choose you.
My music is insular - I can choose that.
- Dwight Yoakam

In addition, I'm finishing a track for the movie 'Waking Up In Reno',
but there are numerous other singers I look forward
to recording with in the near future.
- Dwight Yoakam

I tried to pay some small tribute to A Man and a Woman
(1966) with the recurring musical theme.
- Dwight Yoakam

At the end of the film Val suggests there may be a
way to rejoin the living,
when he says, 'Let's see if we're able to live among the living,
walk among the living.'
- Dwight Yoakam

In the past 3-4 years I've developed a habit of keeping
numerous small cassette recorders in my house and in
a bag with me so that I'm able to commit to tape memory
song ideas on a constant basis.
- Dwight Yoakam

Quality is timeless: It will clearly define itself.
And so I make reference to and acknowledge things that
I feel have been dismissed,
trying to restate those musical and cultural elements clearly and vehemently.
- Dwight Yoakam

It varies from song to song, although Buck Owens and
I recently collaborated on writing a duet together
and am looking forward with a great deal of anticipation
to recording that track for the new studio album.
- Dwight Yoakam

We started shooting, and then Jodie found out she was pregnant.
Forest broke it to me - he'd gone to work and heard it on the radio!
It seemed like the movie was doomed.
But, like these characters, there was a disregard for
all the signs along the way.
- Dwight Yoakam

A voice expressing emotion in a musical way moves on.
It's like the finale of the movie 2001:
A Space Odyssey (1968) -
the world turns in on itself,
as a universe unto itself, in the shape of one human being.
- Dwight Yoakam

There are a hundred valid reasons why something can't be done,
but only one reason, Commitment, why it can.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The use and threat of force, when world peace is not in danger,
are no longer valid frames of reference for achieving
the ends sought today by sovereign nations.
- Carlos Salinas

I am a person who thinks about the music first in trying
to achieve something musically valid.
- Sonny Rollins

If merely 'feeling good' could decide,
drunkenness would be the supremely valid human experience.
- William James

A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment
and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The valid research for the future is on the inner side,
on the spiritual side.
- Peace Pilgrim

It is only the cynicism that is born of success that
is penetrating and valid.
- George Jean Nathan

It's an entire industry focusing on young male viewers
that want action and violence.
They sell us something that isn't valid.
They're selling films like a product.
- Norman Jewison

What is truth? Truth doesn't really exist.
Who is going to judge whether my experience of an incident
is more valid than yours? No one can be trusted to be the judge of that.
- Tracey Emin

Religious poetry, civic poetry, lyric or dramatic poetry
are all categories of man's expression which are valid
only if the endorsement of formal content is valid.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

No valid plans for the future can be made by those
who have no capacity for living now.
- Alan Watts

The only valid censorship of ideas is the right of people not to listen.
- Tommy Smothers

Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common
sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections.
- Sonny Perdue

Nevertheless, this one fact should be apparent:
turning the other cheek is a bribe.
It is a valid form of action for only so long as the
Christian is impotent politically or militarily.
- Gary North

I recently reread an article of mine written in 1964,
and I think it is still valid.
There is not much difference.
Many of the items on the agenda 37 years ago are still there.
- Harri Holkeri

We assert that the subject is crucial and only that
subject matter is valid which is tragic and timeless.
- Mark Rothko

The uninitiated have real questions and valid concerns
over how the things of God appear to them.
- Jerry B. Jenkins

It seemed to me...
that the only valid people to deal with crime were cops,
and I would like to make the lead character,
rather than a single person, a squad of cops.
- Evan Hunter

Kids' views are often just as valid as the teachers'.
The best teachers are the ones that know that.
- Morley Safer

No work or love will flourish out of guilt,
fear, or hollowness of heart, just as no valid plans
for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.
- Alan Watts

The reason man does not experience his true cultural
self is that until he experiences another self as valid
he has little basis for validating his own self.
- Edward T. Hall

More than in any other performing arts the lack of
respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that
every layman considers himself a valid critic.
- Simone Weil

I shall go further and say that even if an examination
of the past could lead to any valid prediction concerning man's future,
that prediction would be the contrary of reassuring.
- Julien Benda

Some artists want to confront.
Some want to invoke thought.
They're all necessary and they're all valid.
- Maya Lin

One problem with ideas, however valid,
is that they are static and impersonal,
whereas a person is active and dynamic.
- William Hull

There are proofs that date back to the Greeks that are still valid today.
- Andrew Wiles

Our current identification system is so disjointed
that the World Trade Center terrorists had a total
of 63 valid driver's licenses between them.
- Jack Kingston

There is only one valid species of voyage,
which is walk towards the men.
- Ella Maillart

Now, there is always a tremendous fear of science and
progressing forward into areas of the unknown and it is a valid fear.
Some of the genetic alterations of food are a little edgy.
- Nick Nolte

The American foreign policy trauma of the sixties and
seventies was caused by applying valid principles to unsuitable conditions.
- Henry A. Kissinger

I felt uneasy, but sometimes, like I said before,
I believed in Col.
North and there was a very solid and very valid reason
that he must have been doing this.
- Fawn Hall

In the spirit of science, there really is no such thing
as a "failed experiment."
Any test that yields valid data is a valid test.
- Adam Savage

If you feel you have a film that's valid,
you stick your ass on the line.
- Nick Nolte

Although none of the rules for becoming more alive is valid,
it is healthy to keep on formulating them.
- Susan Sontag

We are coming out of a century that was taught that
one way of looking at the world,
that one form of behavior, is as valid as another.
The idea of true evil has been blown away.
- Dean Koontz

It's a perfectly valid position to not like Shakespeare.
- Ted Rall

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

I enjoy the work I do in comedies.
It's a valid test of your creative abilities.
- Ben Stiller

If you assume that it was a valid experiment,
then its disintegration reveals a very substantial
part of what has been found since then,
including the fact that you can get heat generation at high temperature.
- Martin Fleischmann

It will never do to plead sin as an excuse for sin,
or to attempt to justify sinful acts by pleading that we have an evil heart.
This instead of being a valid apology,
is the very ground of our condemnation.
- Archibald Alexander

I have a theory that the best ads come from personal experience.
Some of the good ones I have done have really come
out of the real experience of my life,
and somehow this has come over as true and valid and persuasive.
- David Ogilvy

I insist that there is nothing sacred in the life of an invader,
and there is no valid principle of human society that
forbids the invaded to protect themselves in whatever way they can.
- Benjamin Tucker

In order to govern, the question is not to follow out
a more or less valid theory but to build with whatever materials are at hand.
The inevitable must be accepted and turned to advantage.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The mean pattern of educational and economic achievement
within multi-racial countries such as Canada and the
United States has increasingly been found to prove valid internationally.
- J. Philippe Rushton

Scientists tend to be skeptical, but the weakness of
the community of science is that it tends to move into
preformed establishment modes that say this is the
only way of doing science,
the only valid view.
- Walter Gilbert

Avon invented the concept of direct marketing and direct selling beauty.
And that's still very valid to us.
We'll have a firm that will be around for another 114
years as strongly as it was the first 114.
- Andrea Jung

I have mixed feelings about those sorts of things.
When I see it done by interesting young people,
I think it's very valid.
But when established photographers, people in their forties,
copy me and get a lot of money, well,
I find that to be very stupid.
- Helmut Newton

Friends are very important to me, and I have always had many of them.
There are probably many reasons why this is so,
but two seem to me more valid than any of the others
I am a naturally friendly person,
and I hate to be alone.
- Georg Solti

Squabbling in public will eventually ruin football;
there's no doubt it's hurting us already.
Polls taken by Louis Harris - polls as valid as any political polls -
indicate that very clearly.
- Pete Rozelle

The only people who steal are thieves,
and that's a very small percentage of civilization.
Most people want to have some way to make the economic transaction valid.
They want to return the favor, if you will...
return the benefit and reciprocate.
- Michael Nesmith

I've got billions of sparrows to worry about as well as everything else'.
So there's the whole idea that whatever it is that you believe,
it can never be valid unless you have some consensus reality demonstration.
- Todd Rundgren

It's valid that the Strokes and the Pleased have been
influenced by some of the same bands.
But it's invalid in the sense that we listen to the
Strokes and try to sounds like them.
I think that they are a good band.
- Joanna Newsom

It just makes that person feel that what his work is
is going to be more valid.
But who wants to see a guy standing in front,
looking like a bum, doing something that a bums don't
do? This don't make sense.
- Ornette Coleman

A healthy and fully functioning society must allocate
its resources among a variety of competing interests,
all of which are more or less valid but none of which
should take precedence over national security.
- Herman Kahn


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