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I was buying Bob Dylan mainly, everything I could get hold of by him.
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Every so often you have to increase your profile so you can let it lower again, like a balloon.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: Everyone has a right to change their
Everyone has a right to change their consciousness, but ultimately the whole process is misleading.

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If you do things out of time you're weird.

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So whenever I hear The Beatles I always feel I've got a lot in common with everybody else.

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Dreams are a scientific fact.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: We have a need to be religious we need
We have a need to be religious, we need to worship, we need to build totems and shrines and icons, but nobody's sure in honor of what.

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If people were really naked and everyone knew what each other was thinking, everyone would probably just laugh ... or they'd lock each other up.

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After Nashville sushi and a long debate on Bob Dylan, we went into Woodland Studios at 10 pm that night for a look around, and jammed for 5 hours solid.

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I thin many people's deviant behavior starts with dreams because dreams are so non-linear ... as if there's an assumption that everything has to be linear or has to be plotted.

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Using the word weird implies that there is a norm.

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Well, I've been painting for years. I just started doing a lot more in the last couple.

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The Beatles were something everyone had in common; this was thirty years ago, there was Dr. Who and everybody knew who the Daleks were and there was The Beatles and everybody knew who George Harrison was.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: When you think about great teams the
When you think about great teams, The Beatles and the Pythons immediately spring to mind. The Pythons were as much a part of their time as The Beatles.

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As soon as a norm is established, people start questioning it, which is probably a good thing in the end.

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As soon as someone like me or David Lynch pops up everyone says hallelujah, how weird.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: One of the ideas behind doing this
One of the ideas behind doing this acoustic record is that I didn't want to have to produce it by committee.

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After the Soft Boys I just didn't want to work with any more guitarists.

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An un-named song is like an un-named child, it has no identity.

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Everything is a reaction.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: I became a musician because thats really
I became a musician because that's really what I wanted to do when I was fifteen, but I had other abilities.

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I can tell how I'm doing, and I can tell if the crowd is particularly dead.

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I was buying Bob Dylan mainly, everything I could get hold of by him.

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Promoting a record on a major label is like running a minor military campaign.

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Most songs are somewhere between love and death, and mine are no exception.

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Playing acoustic and line drawings are the two things I'm most competent at.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: Production is something ive never come
Production is something I've never come to terms with.

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You can't censor people's dreams.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: You realize that the first bryan ferry
You realize that the first Bryan Ferry album was pretty good although at the time it seemed a bit cheesy.

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In this world of doubt, one thing is certain for me; that I will go on writing songs up to and - I hope, through heavenly means or diabolical - beyond the day I die.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: Theres nothing in the future and theres
There's nothing in the future and there's nothing in the past. There is only this one moment, and you've got to make it last.

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When I first started listening to music intently as a teenager, I was always sitting there with a biro or a pencil, drawing. That's how I absorbed it all.

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I could never be a professional comedian, 'cause you have to keep telling the same jokes. For me, they're like word solos.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: I dont really have the gift of the
I don't really have the gift of the sustained narrative that you need to write a book. I've tried a couple of times, and it just doesn't work. But I get some good passages, so what I'm going to do is just take sections out of them.

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Love is the distance between reality and pain.

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People in the future look back on primitive machinery or technology or painting, and in some ways, it always seems amazingly intricate and finely wrought.

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The universe is based on sullen entropy;
It falls apart as it goes on

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Let there be more darkness

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: Im not really a good singer but most
I'm not really a good singer. But most people aren't, either.

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People from the past always seem to have much more time to create beautiful, intricate, delicate things that often reach the future in a kind of curled-up, capsized state.

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If you miss someone too much you turn into them ... though it doesn't seem to work for the Christian Church.

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I don't advocate Stalinist monolithic state structures any more than I advocate capitalistic monoliths. Unfortunately, human society tends to the monolithic, whether you go to the left or right, everybody in leathers, or everybody holding Chairman Mao's book, and if everybody goes to one end of the pitch, I always go to the other.

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Robyn Hitchcock Quotes: Im good at line drawing and some of my
I'm good at line-drawing, and some of my color stuff is okay. So I just do it for record covers.

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Superman, Superman, crunchy little Superman. Found you in a Cornflakes box.

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Coming out's the hardest part, when you're Queen Elvis.

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