"The first guitar I ever got was for my 13th birthday."
"God gave us the gift of life it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well."Rick Springfield on Voltaire
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."Rick Springfield on Oprah Winfrey
"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me."Rick Springfield on Jim Valvano
"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity."Rick Springfield on Eleanor Roosevelt
"The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance."Rick Springfield on Brian Tracy
"I think good art does come from a dark place."
"I'd say that after my father passed my writing changed, it went deeper. Most would say 'matured' but I don't think I'd use that word in relation to my progress. I think 'change' is a little more accurate."
"My wife and I have built trust with our children and have always had open communication."
"Yes, all my songs come from personal experience and relationships."
"I mean I was famous for nothing."