"The whole point of me doing a Christmas record and what I centered it around was the song 'Christmas with You' from the point-of-view of the soldiers in Iraq."
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas."Rick Springfield on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Rick Springfield on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Rick Springfield on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Rick Springfield on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Rick Springfield on Benjamin Franklin
"I think good art does come from a dark place."
"The first guitar I ever got was for my 13th birthday."
"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."