"I did a twenty foot print and John Cage is involved in that because he was the only person I knew in New York who had a car and who would be willing to do this."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."Robert Rauschenberg on Bill Gates
"There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace."Robert Rauschenberg on Richard Pryor
"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments."Robert Rauschenberg on Erma Bombeck
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."Robert Rauschenberg on Steven Wright
"I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving."Robert Rauschenberg on Steven Wright
"You begin with the possibilities of the material."
"So that ideas of sort of relaxed symmetry have been something for years that I have been concerned with because I think that symmetry is a neutral shape as opposed to a form of design."
"There was a whole language that I could never make function for myself in relationship to painting and that was attitudes like tortured, struggle, pain."