John Denver - Quotes

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Things go up and down. If you can survive the down, it will come back.

Things go up and down. If you can survive the down, it will come back.

I believe that we are here for each other, not against each other. Everything comes from an understanding that you are a gift in my life - whoever you are, whatever our differences. ---->>>

We must begin to make what I call 'conscious choices', and to really recognize that we are the same. It's from that place in my heart that I write my songs. ---->>>

Peace is a conscious choice.

Peace is a conscious choice.

I've had a deep love affair with skiing for many years. ---->>>

At times I've got a really big ego. But I'll tell you the best thing about me. I'm some guy's dad; I'm some little gal's dad. When I die, if they say I was Annie's husband and Zachary John and Anna Kate's father, boy, that's enough for me to be remembered by. That's more than enough.

At times I've got a really big ego. But I'll tell you the best thing about me. I'm some guy's dad; I'm some little gal's dad. When I die, if they say I was Annie's husband and Zachary John and Anna Kate's father, boy, that's enough for me to be remembered by. That's more than enough.

I would so much like young people to have a sense of the gift that they are. Not many of them feel like that. ---->>>

I don't want to just entertain people. I want to touch them. ---->>>

I think more about the family now. That's an interesting progression for me. ---->>>

Divorce is just the most awful thing in the world.

Divorce is just the most awful thing in the world.

I was never trying to write a hit. I was just trying to write good songs and get a message out, and it was my great good fortune to be popular. ---->>>

I think the biggest problem in the world is that we have a generation of young people, and maybe two, who don't think it's going to get any better. ---->>>

My purpose in performing is to communicate the joy I experience in living. ---->>>

Heck, I'm no Henry Mancini or Michel Legrand. I just play the guitar and write songs. ---->>>

I get an awful lot of fan mail, and I read all that I can. ---->>>

It's a great big step for me to open my heart up even a little bit. ---->>>

We don't teach kids how to feel, we don't give them the words to go by. ---->>>

I know I'm incapable of orchestrating an entire film. ---->>>

I just play the guitar and write songs. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 12-31, 1943
Birthplace: in The United States
Die: 10-12, 1997
Occupation: Musician

Henry John Deutschendorf Jr. (December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997), known professionally as John Denver, was an American musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, activist, actor, and humanitarian, whose greatest commercial success was as a solo singer. After traveling and living in numerous locations while growing up in his military family, Denver began his music career with folk music groups during the late 1960s (wikipedia)