"I grew up with a heavy diet of gospel, folk, and blues because those are kind of the cornerstones of traditional American music."
"I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond."Ben Harper on Mae West
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."Ben Harper on Jim Davis
"My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people."Ben Harper on Orson Welles
"No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means."Ben Harper on Maimonides
"Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as well as increasing levels of exercise."Ben Harper on Linford Christie
"Life is short and if you're looking for extension, you had best do well. 'Cause there's good deeds and then there's good intentions. They are as far apart as Heaven and Hell."
"That happens every time I get behind a guitar, regardless of what I'm saying, 'cause music is freedom and being free is the closest I've ever felt to being spiritual."
"It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It's the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That's the power of the gospel."