We started out a long time ago, and we've managed to just keep writing current songs and have No. 1 current records.

David Bryan

Happy is the novelist who manages to preserve an actual love letter that he received when he was young within a work of fiction, embedded in it like a clean bullet in flabby flesh and quite secure there, among spurious lives.

Vladimir Nabokov

It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.

Douglas Adams

A lot of new artists sign their deal and then go into a development stage for a year or two or sometimes never get out of it. For me, because I had been a working songwriter in town, I had a collection of songs that I was ready to make into an album. At the time, I didn't realize it was becoming an album, but it was.

Maren Morris

I'm nothing if not a literary hedonist.

Michael Dirda

Let me say, I fully embrace equality, and I believe in the innate value of every single human being and that all students, no matter their age, should be able to attend a school and feel safe and be free of discrimination.

Betsy DeVos