"As long as you have capital punishment there is no guarantee that innocent people won't be put to death."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Paul Simon on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Paul Simon on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Paul Simon on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Paul Simon on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Paul Simon on Helen Keller
"Faith is an island in the setting sun, But proof is the bottom line for everyone."
"I would be willing to do almost anything to make Art happy. I care about our friendship. The only thing I won't do is change the essence of my work."
"Having a track record to live up to and the history of successes had become a hindrance. It becomes harder to break out of what people expect you to do."
"I don't consider myself to be a major talent, so the only solace I can take is to hope I'm growing."
"If you can get humor and seriousness at the same time, you've created a special little thing, and that's what I'm looking for, because if you get pompous, you lose everything."