"The pop musicians often leave meaning in the dust and substitute it for cartoons. The deeper artists - the grunge artists in the world and the emoticon people - tend to leave all of the happiness out of life like it just doesn't exist."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Hal Sparks on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Hal Sparks on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Hal Sparks on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Hal Sparks on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Hal Sparks on Mahatma Gandhi
"Most 'reality' shows aren't reality at all. They're game shows with no prize. Like 'Rock of Love.' His aren't genuine feelings. Then again, Bob Barker didn't really care whether or not you won the toaster. Sorry to shatter everyone's dreams."
"If you are for freedom and equal rights, which we hear a lot of talk about these days, then you have to include the LGBTQ community in that. And if you're not willing to put your time where your mouth is, then I don't know quite what you mean by commitment in your life."
"I noticed a lot of guitar players neglected the rhythm part of rhythm guitar and decided I would try to focus in that. As my skill and knowledge of the instrument grew, I found lead started to come naturally. Sometimes I play guitar like a frustrated drummer. Ha ha!"
"Truth be told, ginormous portions have become a pet peeve of mine."
"I'm a futurist. Technology is our way out of almost every problem we have. Technology can create a new sense of community."