"You can't trust politicians. It doesn't matter who makes a political speech. It's all lies - and it applies to any rock star who wants to make a political speech as well."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Bob Geldof on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Bob Geldof on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Bob Geldof on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Bob Geldof on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Bob Geldof on Golda Meir
"I'd always thought the Rats were good fun, but one of the very nice things about being of Saga age is that I can actually look back and think, When I was younger I was in a great band. It was always a collective thing."
"I do think I feel it but you don't think you are cause at a certain time you are no age but you don't think you are anything. You feel the life you have lived. I feel that. It's been a long fifty years."
"Well, a sort of epiphany: I was in a great band. And it's very cool to be at 53 and realise that when you were a kid you were in a great band."
"But if somebody dies, if something happens to you, there is a normal process of depression, it is part of being human, and some people view it as a learning experience etc."
"And whereas women had to fight to find their way into the workforce, men are now fighting to reclaim their place in the family structure."