Daniel Johnston - Quotes

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Most of the worst things said about me, I've said myself.

Most of the worst things said about me, I've said myself.

For the longest time I was afraid I'd have to keep on working at the factories. There was a steel mill and a pottery; if you didn't go to college, you went to work in those places. ---->>>

I wish I had never got manic depression. When I was in junior high, I didn't know what was the matter with me. It was as if I'd died or something. Now that I go to a clinic and get the right kind of medicine, I am not as depressed as I used to be. ---->>>

When I was a kid, I always thought that I'd be a comic book artist. It took a long time to start thinking that I could be a musician. ---->>>

I like to tour, but I prefer to tour in the United States. If I go overseas, I tend to get into trouble. ---->>>

I've got something to live for, because I always wanted to be an artist; I always wanted to be famous.

I've got something to live for, because I always wanted to be an artist; I always wanted to be famous.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-22, 1961
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Occupation: Musician

Daniel Dale Johnston (born January 22, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and artist. Johnston was the subject of the 2005 documentary The Devil and Daniel Johnston. Johnston has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. He has been regarded as an important figure in outsider, lo-fi, and alternative music scenes (wikipedia)