"I'm willing to make compromises based on someone I think is the one, but I think it's psychologically important to people when they're famous to be the only famous person they know."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."John Mayer on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."John Mayer on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."John Mayer on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."John Mayer on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."John Mayer on Ambrose Bierce
"You get to a certain age where you prepare yourself for happiness. Sometimes you never remember to actually get happy."
"Look, demanding somebody do anything in this day and age is not going to fly."
"I was very successful from a very early age, and I want to keep it."
"If you get half a million, at a certain stage you probably will get 4 million people, if they are able to hear it. The touring thing is unbelievable. It really is amazing from what we did the last tour even to what we are doing now."
"I look away at car crashes, and I know people who look away at car crashes, because it makes us uncomfortable to watch other people in pain."