Jim Morrison Quotes

There’s nothing more fun than to play music to an audience. You can improvise at rehearsals, but it’s kind of a dead atmosphere. There’s no audience feedback.

How can you stand the anchorage of a chair and be bombarded with all this intense rhythm and not want to express it physically in movement? I like people to be free, not chained.

A lot of people like Mozart were prodigies; they were writing brilliant works at very young ages. That’s probably what’s going to happen: some brilliant kid will come along and be popular. I can see a lone artist with a lot of tapes and electrical … like an extension of the Moog synthesizer — a […]

I think in this country we keep returning to blues and country because they’re our two indigenous musical forms.

The day destroys the night, Night divides the day, Try to run, Try to hide Break on through to the other side.

Whoever controls the media, controls the mind.

We hide ourselves in our music to reveal ourselves.

There are things known, and there are things unknown, And in between are the Doors.

I have always been attracted to ideas that were about revolt against authority… I am interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos – especially activity that seems to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road to freedom.

When you make your peace with authority, you become authority.