"Getting an audience is hard. Sustaining an audience is hard. It demands a consistency of thought, of purpose, and of action over a long period of time."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Bruce Springsteen on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Bruce Springsteen on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Bruce Springsteen on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Bruce Springsteen on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Bruce Springsteen on C. S. Lewis
"I was always concerned with writing to my age at a particular moment. That was the way I would keep faith with the audience that supported me as I went along."
"The best music is essentially there to provide you something to face the world with."
"For me, I was somebody who was a smart young guy who didn't do very well in school. The basic system of education, I didn't fit in my intelligence was elsewhere."
"My image had always been very heterosexual, very straight. So it was a nice experience for me, a chance to clarify my own feelings about gay and lesbian civil rights."
"Blind faith in your leaders, or in anything, will get you killed."