"I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year."
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas."David Friedman on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."David Friedman on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."David Friedman on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."David Friedman on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."David Friedman on Benjamin Franklin
"I don't like to produce albums. I hate producing albums, as a matter of fact, because I'm an obsessed mixer and I can't leave it alone."
"I may not be the most famous songwriter in the world, but you know a David Friedman song when you hear it. It took me a long time to appreciate that."
"My first career was as a coach and a teacher."
"As time goes by, I realize that I do trust the wind. And I often write my songs for myself."
"The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations."