John Hartford - Quotes

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The whole universe is based on rhythms. Everything happens in circles, in spirals.

The whole universe is based on rhythms. Everything happens in circles, in spirals.

I'm like a child trying to do everything, say everything and be everything all at once. ---->>>

After you start learning all about the mechanics of piloting a riverboat, you stop seeing all the pretty sunsets and you start thinking about the weather. ---->>>

Time is the most important thing there is. That is the only element that you can't withdraw from the situation and still have the situation exist. Everything depends on time. ---->>>

You read about somebody, and it doesn't really matter whether or not they really exist - the point is that you get into them like real characters. ---->>>

The best way to express rhythm is music.

The best way to express rhythm is music.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 12-30, 1937
Birthplace:
Die: 06-04, 2001
Occupation: Musician

John Cowan Hartford (December 30, 1937 – June 4, 2001) was an American folk, country and bluegrass composer and musician known for his mastery of the fiddle and banjo, as well as for his witty lyrics, unique vocal style, and extensive knowledge of Mississippi River lore. His most successful song is "Gentle on My Mind" which won three Grammy Awards and was listed in "BMI's Top 100 Songs of the Century" (wikipedia)