"There's the conventional wisdom, of which I have none, where you get a record deal, you get a publicist, you get a campaign, and you do the tour, but none of that adds up to things like nuance and subtlety and dynamic."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Chris Robinson on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Chris Robinson on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Chris Robinson on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Chris Robinson on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Chris Robinson on Michael Jordan
"Life is different than it was in the Nineties. I'm a dad, and there are other things I have to get done in an afternoon than just being an artist."
"If you had told me at 45 years old that I would have to go on tour to get rest, I would've said, 'That's not how it works.' But nothing can be more gratifying. I'm a very hands-on dad."