"You learn from a conglomeration of the incredible past - whatever experience gotten in any way whatsoever."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Bob Dylan on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Bob Dylan on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Bob Dylan on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Bob Dylan on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Bob Dylan on Mark Twain
"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."