"Pop music is aspirin and the blues are vitamins."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Peter Tork on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Peter Tork on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Peter Tork on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Peter Tork on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Peter Tork on Ray Charles
"I never listen to music in the house, I listen to music in the car."
"The four of us couldn't have made a record with the time left over when we were shooting the show. We were on stage from 7.30 in the morning 'til 7 at night. Later on, when there was a break from filming, and we were sick of doing it the old way."
"Put you energy into music. If it fails you, you can become an accountant or a dentist. And then if you become a dentist or an accountant, it's too late to become a musician afterwards."