"Traffic was very, very free. It was great."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Jim Capaldi on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Jim Capaldi on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Jim Capaldi on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Jim Capaldi on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Jim Capaldi on Winston Churchill
"They gave it to us for about five bucks a week, and we just went there to live. Probably the first band that ever did that back then and it became the famous cottage."
"I was half asleep lying there writing this lyric in my head at about 3:30 in the morning. I woke Steve up with this idea and then we went into the living room where there was a little upright piano and finished the song. I wonder where that piano is now?"
"This was an important part of my life. But it was also sad that we didn't play there, cause we had such alot of fans that were waiting for us and Brazilians are great people. It's now my second home."