"I've always had a lot of respect from the people I respected."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Randy Newman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Randy Newman on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Randy Newman on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Randy Newman on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Randy Newman on Abraham Lincoln
"It's very hard to get rich and famous at a young age and handle it well."
"Learn about the world, the way it works, any kind of science and anthropology, it's really an interesting place we live in. Evolution is a really fantastic idea, even more than the idea of God I think."
"I've worked with a band, and it's nice to have someone to travel around with, but I didn't like it as well on stage."