Roger Waters Quotes

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Roger Waters Quotes

Im in competition with myself and Im losing.
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I'm in competition with myself and I'm losing.

— Roger Waters

Did you see the frightened ones,
Did you hear the falling bombs,
Did you ever wonder why we had to run for shelter in the promise of a brave new world unfurlled beaneath the clear blue skies.
Good bye blue skies.

— Roger Waters

Everything under the sun is in tune but the sun is eclipsed by the moon

— Roger Waters

What have we here, laddie? Mysterious scribblings? A secret code? Oh, poems, no less! Poems, everybody!

— Roger Waters

I always used to look at books and wonder how anybody could come up with so many words. But my divorce and then falling in love with somebody else has released in me an ability to write in other ways apart from songs.

— Roger Waters

I confess I've never felt like a passenger.

— Roger Waters

I could have been an architect, but I don't think I'd have been very happy. Nearly all modern architecture is a silly game as far as I can see.

— Roger Waters

When I first got a guitar, it was a Spanish, classical thing.

— Roger Waters

Why is an artist an artist? Artists simply do feel and see things in a different way to other people. In a way it's a blessing, but it can also be a terrible curse. There's a great deal of satisfaction to be earned from it but often it's also a terrible burden.

— Roger Waters

You take the risk of being rejected. If you have pretentions to be an artist of any kind, you have to take the risk of people rejecting you and thinking you're an arsehole.

— Roger Waters

You run and you run to catch up to the sun but it's sinking, racing around to come up behind you again.

— Roger Waters

But that's not to say that the potential for the sun to shine doesn't exist. You know? Walk down the path towards the light, rather than walk into the darkness.

— Roger Waters

What it comes down to for me is this: Will the technologies of communication in our culture, serve to enlighten us and help us to understand one another better, or will they deceive us and keep us apart?

— Roger Waters

This is how you control your domestic population - by making people afraid and by identifying an enemy.

— Roger Waters

In the finished article, the only thing that is important is whether it moves you or not. There is nothing else that is important at all.

— Roger Waters

Life is long. But it goes fast.

— Roger Waters

I don't feel as if I'm in competition with myself; not at all.

— Roger Waters

When you've done something, certainly if you create a piece of music, you then hear it with fresh ears when you play it for somebody else.

— Roger Waters

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