Action is the antidote to despair.
Joan Baez (1941 -)
Contributed by: Janet
Source: Quotable Women
Contributed by: oliviaoh
It seems to me that those songs that have been any good, I have nothing much to do with the writing of them. The words have just crawled down my sleeve and come out on the page.
Contributed by: Zaady
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, or when. You can only decide how you're going to live. Now.
I've never had a humble opinion in my life. If you're going to have one, why bother to be humble about it?
Source: International Herald Tribune (Paris), 2 Dec 1992.
Hypothetical questions get hypothetical answers.
Source: Daybreak, 1966.
The only thing that's been a worse flop than the organization of non-violence has been the organization of violence.
Source: "Daybreak," "What Would You Do?," 1968.
Only you and I can help the sun rise each coming morning. If we don't, it may drench itself out in sorrow.
Instead of getting hard ourselves and trying to compete, women should try to give their best qualities to men - bring them softness, teach them how to cry.
Source: Los Angeles Times, 26 May 1974.
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