Neil Young criticized the Chicago Tribune for last Saturday's Page One story questioning Farm Aid's distribution of funds. The Tribune report hurt our reputation ... The people at the Chicago Tribune should be held responsible for this piece of crap.
This is the sickest piece of journalism I have ever seen
We haven't been able to deliver on the full promise of the medium. What we're phenomenal at is building games, game design. What we're not great at is the narrative. ... We think Spielberg will accelerate our knowledge and understanding of that.
With Crazy Horse, it's all one big, growing, smoldering sound, and I'm part of it. It's like gliding, or some sort of natural surfing.
With a lot of songs on this record, one verse doesn't relate to the next verse. I don't think that one day really relates to the next day in life.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
There's an edge to real rock 'n' roll. It's all that matters.
The cutthroat avenues of rock 'n' roll, I am fed up with. I don't want anything to do with it.
Some people put down all presidents. If you say anything good about any of them, they think you're supporting everything they do.
It's better to burn out than it is to rust.
It's a blue album, but it's not a blues album. I'm not pretending all of a sudden now I'm blues.
I'm not into this judgmental, religious-right kind of thing.
I was a Reagan backer. It was a shock for some people that I could agree with anything that man would say.
I totally have no other talent and I would be totally out of work if I did anything else.
I go in and sing the song and arrange it and mix it and that's it. It's no different than playing in clubs.
I don't think there is one president that's come down the line that hasn't done something good somewhere.
I don't think I'm a thorn in the industry, I'm just another part of it.
I don't look at a knife the way I used to. I'm more aware of what it is. I think twice. This is a key finger. It's in every chord.
I can get away with saying a lot of ideas that are young and naive. I'm liberated.
Earth is a flower and it's pollinating.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
As I get older, I get smaller. I see other parts of the world I didn't see before. Other points of view. I see outside myself more.
It's better to burn out, than to fade away.
Better to burn out than rust out.