"But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Herbie Hancock on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Herbie Hancock on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Herbie Hancock on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Herbie Hancock on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Herbie Hancock on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Music happens to be an art form that transcends language."
"It's not the style that motivates me, as much as an attitude of openness that I have when I go into a project."
"I think there's a great beauty to having problems. That's one of the ways we learn."
"I'm always interested in looking forward toward the future. Carving out new ways of looking at things."
"While knowledge may provide useful point of reference, it cannot become a force to guide the future."