"I have all the patience in the world about Sirens. For me it's not a Grateful Dead project, it's a Me project."
"Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity."Jerry Garcia on Carl Jung
"Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come."Jerry Garcia on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."Jerry Garcia on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."Jerry Garcia on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"Jerry Garcia on William Shakespeare
"I don't know why, it's the same reason why you like some music and you don't like others. There's something about it that you like. Ultimately I don't find it's in my best interests to try and analyze it, since it's fundamentally emotional."
"We're not uncomfortable with it, and we've already been through enough of the music business where I'm not really worried that commercial success is going to in some way - we're already past saving, you know what I mean? It's too late for us."
"I mean, whatever kills you kills you, and your death is authentic no matter how you die."
"Death comes at you no matter what you do in this life, and to equate drugs with death is a facile comparison."
"I mean, just because you're a musician doesn't mean all your ideas are about music. So every once in a while I get an idea about plumbing, I get an idea about city government, and they come the way they come."