"Music is a very personal and emotional form of communication."
"A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation."Trevor Dunn on Mark Twain
"Truthful words are not beautiful beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive persuasive words are not good."Trevor Dunn on Lao Tzu
"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."Trevor Dunn on George Bernard Shaw
"Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true."Trevor Dunn on Charles Dickens
"I'm a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they're interested in."Trevor Dunn on Bill Gates
"I remember when metal was something you really had to search out, and now I hear it on car commercials."
"I feel akin to the Platypus. An orphan in a family. A swimmer, a recluse. Part bird, part fish, part lizard."
"It wasn't until after private lessons and learning bass lines that I even noticed bass in the music I was listening to at that age. My ears were blown wide open."
"I guess the two Manifesto, Communicating Vessels, Mad Love, and some of his poetry made a significant mark on me but as far as bringing a literary element into the music I see it as a much broader assimilation."