It's human nature to start taking things for granted again when danger isn't banging loudly on the door.
Some people are ok with doing nothing all day after they retire, but then some people if they had nothing to do would go mad and start banging their heads against a wall. .
I also like the banging piano - that old good-time piano.
I find it hard to take rock groups very seriously or treat them with respect. There is something absurd about these gloomy young men getting together and banging away.
I don't know why people keep banging on about the '60s. I was very conventional because I came from a conventional family and I didn't go off with different people - I rather wish I had now, seeing all the fun everyone else was having.
I think that if you keep banging at the door all you need is a little foothold, a little tiny foothold, and then the rest will take care of itself.
Now they have banging guitar and no bass and call it rock, but that's not what I call rock.
When you're young, you just go banging about, but you're more sensitive as you grow older.
The important thing is to learn a lesson every time you lose. Life is a learning process and you have to try to learn what's best for you. Let me tell you, life is not fun when you're banging your head against a brick wall all the time.
Attempting to write vocal oriented songs to me felt like going through the motions and if you are going to go through the motions you might as well just do any gig that caused you to do repetitive motions like banging a hammer or serving fries.
I never pursued Hollywood banging my drum, because I was never in a film big enough to do that
If you can't go through it, find a way around it. Don't spend all your time banging your head against it.
This whole acting thing was always just for me and was always an absolute shot in the dark. If it didn't pan out, I had my hammer and tool belt, banging nails again tomorrow if I had to.
I'm blessed with a pretty good voice. So just sitting back there banging on the tubs wasn't enough.
Even in Los Angeles, where we lived, when we would date somebody or go out with them, if we went out with somebody else the next night, we often found that women were banging on our windows while we were bedded down with other women!
The important thing is to learn a lesson every time you lose.
You're mind is working at its best when you're being paranoid. You explore every avenue and possibility of your situation at high speed with total clarity.
A lot of mothers will do anything for their children, except let them be themselves.
People who get up early in the morning cause war, death and famine.
A wall is a very big weapon. It's one of the nastiest things you can hit someone with.