"I don't think any other city in the world... the sun doesn't shine the same way anywhere as it does in New York. And then I guess everyone's very good at hanging out. Not in a crazy way, but you're just constantly interacting and learning."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Ben Lovett on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Ben Lovett on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Ben Lovett on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Ben Lovett on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Ben Lovett on Earl Nightingale
"I guess something that I've noticed from American acts who had success in touring is more of an explanation as to their music. Which is I think quite funny. I think British acts might like to leave more to the imagination - maybe a bit more obscure perhaps - a bit more shy."