"Since I was a kid, I've had an absolute obsession with particular kinds of American music. Mississippi Delta blues of the Thirties, Chicago blues of the Fifties, West Coast music of the mid-Sixties - but I'd never really touched on dark Americana."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Robert Plant on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Robert Plant on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Robert Plant on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Robert Plant on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Robert Plant on Ray Charles
"I like the idea of being alone. I like the idea of often being alone in all aspects of my life. I like to feel lonely. I like to need things."
"Alone I'm nothing."
"It's not some great work of beauty and love to be a rock-and-roll singer."
"Whenever I have bid a hasty goodbye to a loved one, I've always made sure that my record collection was safely stored away in the boot of the car."
"I have to try and change the landscape, whatever it is."
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