"But I'm not interested in politics. I lose interest the microsecond it ceases to be emotional, when something becomes a political movement. What I'm interested in is emotions."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Bjork on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Bjork on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Bjork on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Bjork on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Bjork on Joseph Stalin
"Maybe I'll be a feminist in my old age."
"I feel the 21st century is another new age. Not only can we collaborate again with nature, but we have to. It's an emergency."
"Feminists bore me to death. I follow my instinct and if that supports young girls in any way, great. But I'd rather they saw it more as a lesson about following their own instincts rather than imitating somebody."
"I always wanted to be a farmer. There is a tradition of that in my family."
"It's funny how the hippies and the punks tried to get rid of the conservatives, but they always seem to get the upper hand in the end."