at a rehearsal for The Ed Sullivan Show. He dropped out before the broadcast when network executives would not let him sing "Talkin' John Birch Society Paranoid Blues". As it turned out, Dylan never did appear on the Sullivan Show
"My father probably thought the capital of the world was wherever he was at the time. It couldnt possibly be anyplace else. Where he and his wife were in their own home that for them was the capital of the world."
"I paint mostly from real life. It has to start with that. Real people real street scenes behind the curtain scenes live models paintings photographs staged setups architecture grids graphic design. Whatever it takes to make it work."
"You hear a lot about God these days: God the beneficent God the all-great God the Almighty God the most powerful God the giver of life God the creator of death. I mean were hearing about God all the time so we better learn how to deal with it. But if we know anything about God God is arbitrary."