"I enjoy every minute, because there are going to be a lot of moments in your future that you're going to wish you held onto longer."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Joe Nichols on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Joe Nichols on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Joe Nichols on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Joe Nichols on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Joe Nichols on William Shakespeare
"The overall physical demand that Iraq has is pretty amazing. It's 130 degrees, and the soldiers are carrying about 100 pounds of extra gear. It's a pretty rigorous schedule and routine for them."
"The people who are competing business-wise out there want what other successful labels and artists have. I don't want what they have I want my own path, my own sound, my own identity. Record labels care nothing about identity or artistic freedom, they want good business."
"Everything that's cool that happens, I look at my wife and I say, 'We need to enjoy this moment right here! This is really special!'"
"In my mind, as long as I did what was right for me, I was cool. But that's not the way it works. You have to think about other people and take their feelings into account."
"There's been a lot of really cool stuff that's happened to me throughout my career, and I remember everything, but I don't think I savored every moment of it like I should have or like I do now."