"When my grandfather died, I started adopting some of his accents, to sort of remind myself of him. A homage. He was a war hero, and he was really great with his hands."
"He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would suffice."Gavin DeGraw on Albert Einstein
"One of the greatest casualties of the war in Vietnam is the Great Society... shot down on the battlefield of Vietnam."Gavin DeGraw on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one."Gavin DeGraw on Albert Einstein
"Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed."Gavin DeGraw on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills we shall never surrender."Gavin DeGraw on Winston Churchill
"When I was a kid I got busted for throwing a rock through a car window and egging a house on halloween."
"My dad didn't want me to play guitar. He played piano, so I chose that. And I ended up loving it."
"So if I was dating somebody now and the relationship didn't work out, I'd take that as failing."
"So I try not to have any actual expectations for myself for any level of success or failure."
"It's not my goal to be a famous actor."