When you feel in your gut what you are and then dynamically pursue it - don't back down and don't give up - then you're going to mystify a lot of folks.
Some people have no hope, some people want to be like you, you know Best to be yourself
In writing songs I've learned as much from Czanne as I have from Woody Guthrie.
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.
I don't think the human mind can comprehend the past and the future. They are both just illusions that can manipulate you into thinking theres some kind of change.
I'll let you be in my dreams if I can be in yours.
Don't matter how much money you got, there's only two kinds of people there's saved people and there's lost people.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
All I can do is be me, whoever that is.
A lot of people can't stand touring but to me it's like breathing. I do it because I'm driven to do it.
I'm speaking for all of us. I'm the spokesman for a generation.
You learn from a conglomeration of the incredible past - whatever experience gotten in any way whatsoever.
If I wasn't Bob Dylan, I'd probably think that Bob Dylan has a lot of answers myself.
A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.
A poem is a naked person... Some people say that I am a poet.
The radio makes hideous sounds.
But even the President of the United States sometimes must have to stand naked.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
Basically you have to suppress your own ambitions in order to be who you need to be.
There is nothing so stable as change.
No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky.
Chaos is a friend of mine.
I have dined with kings, I've been offered wings. And I've never been too impressed.
I think a poet is anybody who wouldn't call himself a poet.
In ceremonies of the horsemen, even the pawn must hold a grudge.