"Well, the future for me is already a thing of the past."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Bob Dylan on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Bob Dylan on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Bob Dylan on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Bob Dylan on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Bob Dylan on William Shakespeare
"I paint mostly from real life. It has to start with that. Real people, real street scenes, behind the curtain scenes, live models, paintings, photographs, staged setups, architecture, grids, graphic design. Whatever it takes to make it work."
"I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be."
"I don't think the human mind can comprehend the past and the future. They are both just illusions that can manipulate you into thinking theres some kind of change."
"There is nothing so stable as change."
"I change during the course of a day. I wake and I'm one person, and when I go to sleep I know for certain I'm somebody else."