"Things have gone beyond my wildest expectations and dreams, and I feel like I've been given so many blessings in my life, between my friendship with the guys in the band, our wonderful audience, being able to play this music, and then my family."
"A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same."Trey Anastasio on Elbert Hubbard
"Don't walk behind me I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend."Trey Anastasio on Albert Camus
"An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind."Trey Anastasio on Buddha
"Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything."Trey Anastasio on Muhammad Ali
"Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down."Trey Anastasio on Oprah Winfrey
"Music has always been my protection against the world, from a very young age. I feel safe inside of a jam."
"Anyone who writes knows that ultimately the majority of your time is spent alone in a room with a piano or a guitar, no matter what the project is."
"It was amazing and inspiring to see so many people come together through music to aid the great state of Vermont."
"I've been sober for two-and-a-half years, My children are happy. In August, my wife and I will celebrate our fifteenth wedding anniversary. My band is back together with a sold-out tour."
"The band feels loose in all the right ways, and it's just so cool looking out and seeing all of these people that I haven't seen in a while."