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Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I'd breed a little liberal army in the I'd breed a little liberal army in the wood, just like these redneck lunatics I see at the local bar with their tribe of mutant inbred piglets. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Any human being should have a tolerance for Any human being should have a tolerance for anybody. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: There's only X amount of time. You can There's only X amount of time. You can do whatever you want with that time. It's your time. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Cari Luna: she thought maybe she'd be a rock star, she thought maybe she'd be a rock star, but she just ended up another name on the very long list of people Lou Reed was rude to. Yeah, — Cari Luna
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The first generation of CDs sounded terrible. Any The first generation of CDs sounded terrible. Any chance to remaster would make the music sound better than what was already out there. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: My week beats your year. My week beats your year. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Nothing beats 2 guitars, drum and bass. Nothing beats 2 guitars, drum and bass. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: One chord is fine. Two chords are pushing One chord is fine. Two chords are pushing it. Three chords and you're into jazz. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You won't see my parents honored on any You won't see my parents honored on any stamps. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I think life is far too short to I think life is far too short to concentrate on your past. I rather look into the future. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Here comes Jesse Jackson, he talks of common Here comes Jesse Jackson, he talks of common ground. Does that common ground include me, or is it just a sound? — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The myriad choices of his fateSet themselves out The myriad choices of his fate
Set themselves out upon a plate
For him to choose
What had he to lose — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You know, when you're relaxed, you're putting it You know, when you're relaxed, you're putting it out there, and then it comes, oh, I can do that. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I'm too old to do things by half. I'm too old to do things by half. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Please don't set me free Death means a Please don't set me free Death means a lot me — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Ron Currie Jr.: Partying means drinking. It also means playing records Partying means drinking. It also means playing records by Lou Reed and Chicago, which I thought was a city but is also a band it turns out. — Ron Currie Jr.
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: This violent rage that turned inward cannot be This violent rage that turned inward cannot be helped by drink. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: With Master Ren, if I'd tell him I With Master Ren, if I'd tell him I can't do that and he'd say, yes you can, and it turns out I very much can do it. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I've made love to my mother, killed my I've made love to my mother, killed my father, and my brother. What am I to do? — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Just a perfect day, problems all left alone. Just a perfect day, problems all left alone. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I never liked the Beatles. I thought they I never liked the Beatles. I thought they were garbage. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: All the people have gone to war leaving All the people have gone to war leaving no interrogator to mind. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Teach them about anger, the sin that comes Teach them about anger, the sin that comes with dawning. Teach them about flowers, and the beauty of forgiveness. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I don't know anyone actually who does care I don't know anyone actually who does care what a critic says. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Psychologically, it's better that I think that I'm Psychologically, it's better that I think that I'm dirt. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You can't ask me to explain the lyrics You can't ask me to explain the lyrics because I won't do it. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Stephanie says that she wants to knowWhy she's Stephanie says that she wants to know
Why she's given half her life,
to people she hates now — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Perfect Night is minimalistic and that's what makes Perfect Night is minimalistic and that's what makes it so forceful. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Caroline says as she gets up from the Caroline says as she gets up from the floor, you can hit me all you want to, but I don't love you anymore. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The music is all. People should die for The music is all. People should die for it. People are dying for everything else, so why not the music? — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You can't beat two guitars, bass, and drums. You can't beat two guitars, bass, and drums. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Families that live out in the suburbs often Families that live out in the suburbs often make each other cry. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You're going to reap just what you sow You're going to reap just what you sow — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The music business doesn't interest me anymore. The music business doesn't interest me anymore. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: It takes a busload of faith to get It takes a busload of faith to get by. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: But I'm also talented and I know when But I'm also talented and I know when I created something great and Perfect Night is something great, no doubt, no but. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The currents rage so deep upon us, this The currents rage so deep upon us, this is the age of video violence. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Senator, it has been reported that you have Senator, it has been reported that you have had illegal congress with your mother. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Some even claim that I'm a terror, a Some even claim that I'm a terror, a dictator and they're right. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: If it has more than three chords, it's If it has more than three chords, it's jazz. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I would like to live to a ripe I would like to live to a ripe old age and raise watermelons in Wyoming. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I wanna hear some Diana Ross, I wanna I wanna hear some Diana Ross, I wanna hear some Marvin Gaye. I wanna hear a song that reminds me of a better day. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: If anyone ever had a heartHe wouldn't turn If anyone ever had a heart
He wouldn't turn around and break it
If anyone ever played a part
he wouldn't turn around and hate it. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Some people are like human tuinals Some people are like human tuinals — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You do this because you like it, you You do this because you like it, you think what you're making is beautiful. And if you think it's beautiful, maybe they think it's beautiful. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I'd harbored hopes that the intelligence that once I'd harbored hopes that the intelligence that once inhabited novels or films would ingest rock. I was, perhaps, wrong. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Toby Stephens: If I was to meet Lou Reed or If I was to meet Lou Reed or Bob Dylan, I would be totally helpless. Writers and musicians make me feel completely starstruck. — Toby Stephens
Lou Reed Quotes By Tom Stoppard: Lou Reed was a hero because he was Lou Reed was a hero because he was an anti-hero. — Tom Stoppard
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You're a musician: You play. That's what you You're a musician: You play. That's what you do. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The most important thing is work. The most important thing is work. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Life is like Sanskrit read to a pony. Life is like Sanskrit read to a pony. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: There are problems in these times, but none There are problems in these times, but none of them are mineI'm beginning to see the light — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Perfect Night has that magic and it has Perfect Night has that magic and it has the raw energy that grabs you by the throat. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Speaking in a common tongue, speaking through guitars Speaking in a common tongue, speaking through guitars and drums. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: To debate political objectives, views, and goals is To debate political objectives, views, and goals is the most American thing conceivable. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: When I saw that combination of grace and When I saw that combination of grace and power, the fast and the soft, the yin and the yang, that's what I'd been looking for. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I don't think I'm in any position to I don't think I'm in any position to call myself a martial artist. I'm a student of the martial arts. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Research, research, research. It means everything. Research, research, research. It means everything. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: The baby sits in front of MTV watching The baby sits in front of MTV watching violent fantasies, while Dad guzzles beer with his favorite sport only to find his heroes all coked up. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I can't tell the difference between wrong and I can't tell the difference between wrong and right, are you laughing at me? — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I don't really think about what the subject I don't really think about what the subject of my next album will be. I just know that I'm going to make another album. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Some people drink to unleash their libidos, and Some people drink to unleash their libidos, and other people drink to prop up their egos. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Me, I've concentrated on music pretty much to Me, I've concentrated on music pretty much to the exclusion of other things. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Dear Pope, send me some hope or a Dear Pope, send me some hope or a rope. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: That's why I survived because I still believe That's why I survived because I still believe I've got something to say. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Eve kissed Able, that's how he got murdered Eve kissed Able, that's how he got murdered by Cain. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Honey, I'm a cocksucker, what are you? Honey, I'm a cocksucker, what are you? — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: You can't beat 2 guitars, bass, and drums. You can't beat 2 guitars, bass, and drums. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I've become completely well adjusted to being a I've become completely well adjusted to being a cult figure. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Music should come crashing out of your speakers Music should come crashing out of your speakers and grab you, and the lyrics should challenge whatever preconceived notions that listener has. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: People can vote for who ever they want. People can vote for who ever they want. That doesn't mean I have to go near them. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Between thought and expression lies a lifetime. Between thought and expression lies a lifetime. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I think that everything happens for a reason, I think that everything happens for a reason, everything happens when it's going to happen. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Here's to Mulberry JaneShe made jam when she Here's to Mulberry Jane
She made jam when she came
Somebody cut off her feet
Now jelly rolls in the street. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I'm not joking around when I've said occasionally, I'm not joking around when I've said occasionally, trying to learn how to play a D chord properly has been a very big thing for me. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Jealousy endlessly eats through my mind, and jealously Jealousy endlessly eats through my mind, and jealously endlessly makes me be unkind. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I love Ornette Coleman. I love Don Cherry. I love Ornette Coleman. I love Don Cherry. I love the way those guys play. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: These are really terribly rough times, and we These are really terribly rough times, and we really should try to be as nice to each other as possible. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I'm in this business for too long to I'm in this business for too long to be halfhearted about anything. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: And I feel just like Jesus' son And I feel just like Jesus' son — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Over what guilty spirit to not hear the Over what guilty spirit to not hear the beating, to not hear the beating, but only tears of perfect moan, only tears of perfect moan. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: When you pass through the fire, you pass When you pass through the fire, you pass through humble. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Warren Moore: Lou Reed drove Honda scooters these days, and Lou Reed drove Honda scooters these days, and I was a hell of a lot closer to the wild side than him. — Warren Moore
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: Looking through the viewfinder for me is like Looking through the viewfinder for me is like being in a movie theater. That's what I like about it. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: I'm tearing down Route 80 East, the sun's I'm tearing down Route 80 East, the sun's on my right side. I'm drunk, but my vision's good. — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Lou Reed: First thing you learnis that you'vealways got to First thing you learnis that you'vealways got to wait — Lou Reed
Lou Reed Quotes By Julian Casablancas: The way Lou Reed wrote and sang about The way Lou Reed wrote and sang about drugs and sex, about the people around him - it was so matter-of-fact, — Julian Casablancas