"There's something about the sound of a train that's very romantic and nostalgic and hopeful."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Paul Simon on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Paul Simon on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Paul Simon on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Paul Simon on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Paul Simon on Fran Lebowitz
"As long as you have capital punishment there is no guarantee that innocent people won't be put to death."
"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."