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Steve Forbert Quotes and Sayings

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I don't cringe when I think of doing old material.
A lot of the people have been with me through the years.
- Steve Forbert

Folk-rock hasn't changed much over the decades since the Byrds started it.
- Steve Forbert

But I'm able to just keep going, and that's the challenge.
It's the next song.
And then just enjoying the shows and people who come out to the shows.
It's pretty organic, really.
- Steve Forbert

I'm not trying to be the new anybody.
- Steve Forbert

 

I've had an advantage; I've had a sort of open public
acceptance in New York that doesn't happen to just
anyone trying to make the transition you were talking about.
- Steve Forbert

There was just no way I could leave this little Martin
guitar in my apartment overnight or even in the afternoon,
and expect to find it there when I got back.
- Steve Forbert

You don't see a lot of difference between the Gin Blossoms and the Byrds.
- Steve Forbert

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I just play, and I'm always trying to write songs.
- Steve Forbert

It's often said that life is strange.
But compared to what?
- Steve Forbert

And the music, as far as a type of music,
it's still pretty viable.
- Steve Forbert

I relate to the audiences and they know me.
It's pretty real.
- Steve Forbert

I wouldn't be interested in just doing a show that's
mapped out and choreographed with a set list.
That would've been boring so long ago it just wouldn't be any fun.
- Steve Forbert

So I played the acoustic guitar and harmonica and stomped
my foot and I think I was right in assuming that Greenwich
Village would be the best place to perform my own material
and possibly get some attention,
move on to making records and all.
- Steve Forbert

I can't stand to see myself act.
It just makes me cringe.
- Thomas Jane

I suppose I sometimes used to act like I wasn't a human being...
Sometimes I look back at myself and remember things I used to say,
or my hairstyle, and I cringe.
- Madonna Ciccone

Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to
the things that are called evils,
to surrender to them our freedom, in defiance of which
we ought to face any suffering.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

I don't really cringe over any of my albums.
- Sheryl Crow

Early on, I found the attention completely embarrassing.
I'd cringe if I saw my picture on the cover of a magazine.
- Julie Christie

There's something about each of my books that I'm really proud of,
and there's something about each of my books that I cringe over.
- Margaret Haddix

Five years from now I'm probably going to look back
on the things I'm doing and cringe.
- Fiona Apple

I cringe when critics say I'm a master of the popular novel.
What's an unpopular novel?
- Irwin Shaw

When I look back at the way that I was in that documentary I cringe.
- Benjamin Cohen

I have a hard time watching the shows now.
It is like opening up a yearbook when you were in junior high.
I think everybody looks back at their photos and cringe,
and I get to experience it with everybody else in the world looking at mine.
- Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Every genuine boy is a rebel and an anarch.
If he were allowed to develop according to his own instincts,
his own inclinations, society would undergo such a
radical transformation as to make the adult revolutionary cower and cringe.
- John Andrew Holmes

Capture a shadow,
dance with the wind,
stand in a rainbow,
begin at the end.
- Mary Anne Radmacher PHOTO

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

Stand often in the company of dreamers.
They believe you can achieve impossible things.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Stand Tall, Stand Proud.
Know that you are unique and magnificent.
You do not need the approval of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln PHOTO

Fall seven times, stand up eight.
- Japanese Proverb

If it's Right, stand up for it - together.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Find your balance and stand with it.
Find your song and sing it out.
Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance.
Find the questions that only you know how to ask and
The answers that you are content to not know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.
- Aristotle

It is against everything we stand for to take a human life.
Making an exception to that code is a bleak thing.
- Sam, from Twilight saga by Stephenie Meyer

Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand,
the spines of others are often stiffened.
- Billy Graham

Know that you do not need the approval of others.
You are unique and magnificent. Stand tall, stand proud.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't let anyone else take the measure
of your worth and capabilities.
Always stand proud in who you are.
- Margaret Spellings

In matters of style, swim with the current;
in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
- Thomas Jefferson

Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
- Abraham Lincoln

Stand Tall, Breathe Deep, Be Unstoppable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies,
but even more to stand up to your friends.
- J.K. Rowling

Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.
- Mark Twain

It is any day better to stand erect
with a broken and bandaged head
then to crawl on one's belly,
in order to be able to save one's head.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

A house divided against itself cannot stand.
- Abraham Lincoln

Stand up to your obstacles
and do something about them.
You will find that they haven't
half the strength you think they have.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams.
- Anonymous

For time and the world do not stand still.
Change is the law of life.
And those who look only to the past or the present
are certain to miss the future.
- John F. Kennedy

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing,
we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger,
but jump in and scramble through as well as we can.
- Robert Cushing

That I was born to this circle - I am blessed.
That I choose to stand in this circle - I am proud.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If you stand up and be counted,
from time to time you may get yourself knocked down.
But remember this: A man flattened by an opponent can get up again.
A man flattened by conformity stays down for good.
- Thomas J. Watson

Greatness is not in where we stand,
but in what direction we are moving.
We must sail sometimes with the wind
and sometimes against it -
but sail we must,
and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

If you believe in forever,
then life is just a one night stand.
- The Righteous Brothers

I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true.
I am not bound to succeed,
but I am bound to live by the light that I have.
I must stand with anybody that stands right,
and stand with him while he is right,
and part with him when he goes wrong.
- Abraham Lincoln

Stand with anybody that stands right,
stand with him while he is right
and part with him when he goes wrong.
- Abraham Lincoln

I love mankind, it's people I can't stand.
- Charles M. Schulz

Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge
and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you,
you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Faith:
When you walk to the edge of all the light you have
and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown,
you must believe that one of two things will happen:
...
There will be something solid for you to stand upon,
or, you will be taught how to fly
- Patrick Overton - from his book of poems: The Leaning Tree, 1975
[Widely mis-attributed to Barbara J. Winter, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, and others]

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and all science.
He to whom this emotion is a stranger,
who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
- Alexander Hamilton

Before you can forgive others,
you must be a person whose forgiveness matters.
Before you can have gratitude for your life,
you must believe that your life has value.
Before your choices have value,
you must feel that you yourself have value.
Before you can dream a great dream for your future,
you have to believe that your future matters.
Before you can build positive habits of resolve and commitment,
before you can begin to live into the Japanese proverb,
"Fall seven times, stand up eight,"
you must believe that your life matters.
Before you can celebrate your life, you must Honor it.
And, before you can feel unity with,
and Honor toward, Spirit and all creation,
you must Honor yourself to feel worthy of that unity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We listen. We listen. We move.
We sit. It rains. The sun comes out.
(there stands a friend)
We listen. We laugh. We share.
We sit. We dance. It rains.
There stands a friend.
We listen. We share. We sit. We dance.
The sun comes up.
There. I stand, a friend.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

A dramatic thing, the first time you stand up to your dad.
- Lenny Kravitz

Being president is like being a jackass in a hailstorm.
There's nothing to do but to stand there and take it.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

We, therefore, here in Britain stand shoulder to shoulder
with our American friends in this hour of tragedy,
and we, like them, will not rest until this evil is driven from our world.
- Tony Blair

Although personally I am quite content with existing explosives,
I feel we must not stand in the path of improvement.
- Winston Churchill

I never eat in a restaurant that's over a hundred feet
off the ground and won't stand still.
- Calvin Trillin

I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in,
and going after your dreams.
- Madonna Ciccone

I've worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals.
I will not let my teammates down and I will not let myself down.
- Mia Hamm

I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag,
motherhood and the Bible.
That's why people love me.
- Art Linkletter

If you want to be found stand where the seeker seeks.
- Sidney Lanier


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