"Sometimes I get so bold and I'm so confident about what I'm doing that I actually try to be more of a dork because it's a really liberating feeling to experience what it's like to not care."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."John Mayer on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."John Mayer on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."John Mayer on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."John Mayer on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."John Mayer on Mark Twain
"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."