Following is the collection of famous Bob Dylan quotes and saying. Bob’s real name is Robert Allen Zimmerman. He was American singer and artist. He was born on May 24, 1941 in Minnesota, USA. He is known as the “Voice of a generation.”

“Behind every beautiful thing, there’s some kind of pain.”
Bob Dylan

“Play it fuckin’ loud!”
Bob Dylan

“A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.”
Bob Dylan

“I accept chaos, I’m not sure whether it accepts me.”
Bob Dylan

“Don’t criticize what you can’t understand.”
Bob Dylan

“I’ll let you be in my dreams if I can be in yours.”
Bob Dylan

“All I can be is me- whoever that is.”
Bob Dylan

“And I’ll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.”
Bob Dylan

“Privacy is something you can sell, but you can’t buy it back.”
Bob Dylan

“I never took much, I never asked for your crutch, Now don’t ask for mine.”
Bob Dylan

“Inside the museums, | Infinity goes up on trial | Voices echo this is what salvation must be like after a while”
Bob Dylan

“I almost died because of obesity. It make me cannot breath when sleep at night.”
Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan Quotes
“Sometimes it’s not enough to know what things mean, sometimes you have to know what things don’t mean.”
Bob Dylan

“Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that’s exactly the way we want it to be.”
Bob Dylan

“He not busy being born is busy dying.”
Bob Dylan

“I think women rule the world and that no man has ever done anything that a woman either hasn’t allowed him to do or encouraged him to do.”
Bob Dylan

“People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.”
Bob Dylan

“Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.”
Bob Dylan

“Gonna change my way of thinking, make my self a different set of rules. Gonna put my good foot forward and stop being influenced by fools.”
Bob Dylan

“When you’ve got nothing, you’ve got nothing to loose.”
Bob Dylan

“May your heart always be joyful. May your song always be sung.”
Bob Dylan

“I wanna say hello to all the ex-hippies tonight. I’ve never been a hippie myself but I’m an honorary hippie.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“All I can do is be me. Whoever that is.”
Bob Dylan

“We are so scared of losing everything that doesn’t mean anything.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quotes
“No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky.”
Bob Dylan

“You can never be wise and be in love at the same time.”
Bob Dylan

“I gave her my heart but she wanted my soul…”
Bob Dylan

“You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.”
Bob Dylan

“If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.”
Bob Dylan

“Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it’s like they didn’t fade away at all.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“Gotta head full of ideas that are driving me insane…”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“When you feel in your gut what you are and then dynamically pursue it – don’t back down and don’t give up – then you’re going to mystify a lot of folks.”
Bob Dylan

“I could be unraveling wherever I’m traveling, even to foreign shores.”
Bob Dylan, Lyrics

“Definition destroys … there’s nothing definite in this world.”
Bob Dylan

“I ain’t gonna work on Maggie’s farm no more.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quotes
“If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there’s no success like failure.”
Bob Dylan

“It frightens me, the awful truth, of how sweet life can be…”
Bob Dylan

“I’ve forgotten more than you’ll ever know.”
Bob Dylan

“Act the way you’d like to be and soon you’ll be the way you’d like to act.”
Bob Dylan

“You need something to open up a new door, to show you something you seen before but overlooked a hundred times or more.”
Bob Dylan, Writings and Drawings

“Sundown, yellow moon, I replay the past I know every scene by heart, they all went by so fast.”
Bob Dylan

“To live outside the law you must be honest.”
Bob Dylan

“How does it feel, how does it feel to be without a home, like a complete unknown, like a rolling stone.”
Bob Dylan

“Without freedom of speech, I might be in the swamp.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“I was born very far from where I’m supposed to be so I’m on my way home.”
Bob Dylan

“I didn’t have any of these dreams or thoughts, but I was going to acquire them.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

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“You’re gonna have to serve somebody; well, it may be the devil, or it may be the Lord, but you’re gonna have to serve somebody…”
Bob Dylan

“Chaos is a friend of mine.”
Bob Dylan

“People disagreeing everywhere you look makes you wanna stop and read a book.”
Bob Dylan

“It’s a wicked life, but what the hell, the stars ain’t falling down.”
Bob Dylan

“When you asked me how I was doing, was that some kind of joke.”
Bob Dylan

“I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be.”
Bob Dylan

“I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“You don’t have to be afraid of looking into my face. We’ve done nothing to each other that time will not erase.”
Bob Dylan

“I can’t think for you, you’ll have to decide, whether Judas Iscariot had god on his side.”
Bob Dylan

“Very, very protesty. And, uh, one of the protestiest of all things I ever protested against in my protest years.”
Bob Dylan

“Why be bothered with other people’s set-ups? it only leads to torture.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“Mona Lisa must have had the highway blues; you can tell by the way she smiles.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“I’m against nature. I don’t dig nature at all. I think nature is very unnatural. I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can’t touch with decay.”
Bob Dylan

“You don’t necessarily have to write to be a poet. Some people work in gas stations and they’re poets. I don’t call myself a poet, because I don’t like the word. I’m a trapeze artist.”
Bob Dylan

“There are many here among us who feel that life is but a joke. But you and I, we’ve been through that, and this is not our fate, so let us not talk falsely now, the hour is getting late.”
Bob Dylan

“May you grow up to be righteous, may you grow up to be true. May you always know the truth and see the lights surrounding you. May you always be courageous, stand upright and be strong. May you stay forever young.”
Bob Dylan

“The only thing I knew how to do was to keep on keeping on.”
Bob Dylan

“All the truth in the world adds up to one big lie.”
Bob Dylan

“I failed to communicate, that’s why I chose to leave.”
Bob Dylan

“When are you gonna wake up and strengthened the things that remain.”
Bob Dylan

“And if you don’t underestimate me, I won’t underestimate you.”
Bob Dylan

“We’re going all the way ’til the wheels fall off and burn.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“Money doesn’t talk, it swears.”
Bob Dylan

“You better start swimming, or you’ll sink like a stone. Because the Time’s they are a-changing.”
Bob Dylan

“Ain’t it just like the night to play tricks when you’re tryin’ to be so quiet?”
Bob Dylan

“If ever asked to look at yourself, don’t.”
Bob Dylan

“Ah, but I was so much older then I’m younger than that now.”
Bob Dylan

“There’s only one day at a time here, then it’s tonight and then tomorrow will be today again.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“All right, I’ll take a chance. I will fall in love with you. If i’m a fool you can have the night, you can have the morning too. Can you cook and sew. make flowers grow. Do you understand my pain? Are you willing to risk it all or is your love in vain?”
Bob Dylan

“Your heart is like the ocean, mysterious and dark.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“Whatever colors you have in your mind, I’ll show them to you and you’ll see them shine.”
Bob Dylan

“Serve God and be cheerful, look upward, beyond, beyond the darkness of masks, the surprises of dawn, in the deep green grasses of the blood-stained world.”
Bob Dylan

“You can be known as the most beautiful woman who ever crawled across cut glass to make a deal.”
Bob Dylan

“Sweet Goddess, born of a blinding light and a changing wind, don’t be modest – you know who you are and where you’ve been.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“Democracy don’t rule the world, You’d better get that in your head; This world is ruled by violence, But I guess that’s better left unsaid.”
Bob Dylan

“Walkin’ through the leaves fallin’ from the trees, Feelin’ like a stranger nobody sees…”
Bob Dylan

“I didn’t come out of a cereal box.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“There is no equality. The only thing people all have in common is that they are all going to die.”
Bob Dylan

“Yes, to dance beneath the diamond sky with one hand waving free, Silhouetted by the sea, circled by the circus sands.”
Bob Dylan

“A poem is a naked person….Some people say that I am a poet.”
Bob Dylan

“You’ve got a lotta nerve to say you are my friend. When I was down you just stood there a grinin.”
Bob Dylan

“I been meek, and hard like an oak, I seen pretty people disappear like smoke. friends will arrive, friends will disappear. if you want me, honey baby, i’ll be here.”
Bob Dylan

“You should always take the best from the past, leave the worst back there and go forward into the future.”
Bob Dylan

“The country music stations plays soft but there’s nothing, really nothing to turn off.”
Bob Dylan

“20 years of schooling and they put you on the day shift.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“Being noticed can be a burden. Jesus got himself crucified because he got himself noticed. So I disappear a lot.”
Bob Dylan

“They say that patriotism is the last refuge to which a scoundrel clings steal a little and they throw you in jail. Steal a lot and then they make you king.”
Bob Dylan

“Why wait any longer for the one you love When he’s standing in front of you.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“Let me forget about today until tomorrow.”
Bob Dylan

“There’s no liquor in the land that can stop your brain from bleedin.”
Bob Dylan, Tarantula

“New York was a city where you could be frozen to death in the midst of a busy street and nobody would notice.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“Don’t follow leaders.”
Bob Dylan

“When You Cease To Exist, Then Who Will You Blame?”
Bob Dylan

“Couldn’t help but make me feel ashamed to live in a land where justice is a game.”
Bob Dylan

“It’s easier to be me than someone else. But just like most famous people, I just want to be left alone most of the time.”
Bob Dylan

“If you’re not busy being born, you’re busy dying.”
Bob Dylan

“People talk about egos as if it were objects.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“The longer you live, the better you get.”
Bob Dylan

“I was born very far from where I’m supposed to be, and so I’m on my way home.”
Bob Dylan, No Direction Home: Bob Dylan

“She’s a hypnotist collector; you are a walking antique…”
Bob Dylan

“This land is your land and this land is my land, sure, but the world is run by those that never listen to music anyway.”
Bob Dylan

“Beauty walks a razors edge, someday I’ll make it mine.”
Bob Dylan

“I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can’t touch with decay.”
Bob Dylan

“The sun’s not yellow, its chicken!”
Bob Dylan

“Look at the sun sinkin’ like a ship. Ain’t that just like my heart, babe. When you kissed my lips?”
Bob Dylan

“Don’t get up gentlemen. I’m only passing through!”
Bob Dylan

“I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“People have a hard time accepting anything that overwhelms them.”
Bob Dylan

“Passion rules the arrow that flies.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“I wish that for just one time you could I wish that for just one time you could stand inside my shoes… Then you’d know what a drag it is to see you.”
Bob Dylan

“I just don’t hear anyone else making the music I’m making in my head, so I’ll have to do it myself.”
Bob Dylan

“You call yourself what you want to call yourself. This is the land of the free.”
Bob Dylan

“The Harmonica is the world’s best-selling musical instrument. You’re welcome.”
Bob Dylan

“Sometimes you just have to bite your upper lip and put sunglasses on.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“I hate myself for loving you and the weakness that it showed. You were just a painted face on a trip down to suicide road.”
Bob Dylan

“Who am I helping, what am I breaking, what am I giving, what am I taking?”
Bob Dylan

“Can you cook and sew, make flowers grow, do you understand my pain? Are you willing to risk it all or is your love in vain?”
Bob Dylan

“If my thought-dreams could be seen/ They’d probably put my head in a guillotine.”
Bob Dylan

“It’s like going out to the desert and screaming and then having little kids throw their sandbox at you. I’m only 24.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“All I’d ever done was sing songs that were dead straight and expressed powerful new realities. I had very little in common with and knew even less about a generation that I was supposed to be the voice of.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“Jesus tapped me on the shoulder and said, ‘Bob, why are you resisting me?’ I said, ‘I’m not resisting You!’ He said, ‘You gonna follow Me?’ I said, ‘I’ve never thought about that before!’ He said, ‘When you’re not following Me. you’re resisting Me.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“Last night I danced with a stranger, but she just reminded me you were the one.”
Bob Dylan

“I’m glad I’m not me.”
Bob Dylan

“If you don’t believe there’s a price for this sweet paradise, just remind me to show you the scars.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“We sit here stranded, though we’re all doin’ our best to deny it.”
Bob Dylan

“There is nothing so stable as change.”
Bob Dylan

“Twenty years of schooling and they put you on the day shift – look out out kid, they keep it all hid.”
Bob Dylan

“People are crazy and times are strange … I used to care but things have changed.”
Bob Dylan

“Keep a good head and always carry a light bulb.”
Bob Dylan

“There are many here among us who feel that life is but a joke.”
Bob Dylan, Lyrics, 1962-1985

“Shedding off one more layer of skin. Keeping one step ahead of the persecutor within.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“I count the years and I shed no tears; I’m blinded to what might have been. Nature’s voice makes my heart rejoice; play me the wild song of the wind.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“Little red wagon, little red bike, I ain’t no monkey but I know what I like.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“People talk of situations, read books, repeat quotations.”
Bob Dylan

“If I wasn’t Bob Dylan, I’d probably think that Bob Dylan has a lot of answers myself.”
Bob Dylan

“Technology to wipe out truth is now available. Not everybody can afford it but it’s available. When the cost comes down, look out!”
Bob Dylan

“It’s not dark yet But it’s getting there.”
Bob Dylan

“I wanted to read all these books, but I would have to have been in a rest home or something to do that.”
Bob Dylan

“When you think that you lost everything you find out you can always lose a little more.”
Bob Dylan

“When I listen to people talk, all I hear is what they’re not tellin’ me.”
Bob Dylan

“When Johnson started singing, he seemed like a guy who could have sprung from the head of Zeus in full armor.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“If you think the summer sun is too hot, just remember, at least you don’t have to shovel it.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“Funny, how the things you have the hardest time parting with are the things you need the least.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“A million faces at my feet but all I see are dark eyes.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“I consider myself a poet first and a musician second. I live like a poet and I’ll die like a poet.”
Bob Dylan

“You’re born, you know, the wrong names, wrong parents. I mean, that happens. You call yourself what you want to call yourself. This is the land of the free.”
Bob Dylan

“Can you please crawl out your window? Use your arms and your legs, it won’t ruin you.”
Bob Dylan

“If you’re looking to get silly, you better go back to from where you came. because the cops don’t need you and man they expect the same.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“It’s east to see without lookin’ too far that not much is really sacred.”
Bob Dylan

“She knows there’s no success like failure, and that failure’s no success at all.”
Bob Dylan

“It’s very tiring having other people tell you how much they dig you if you yourself don’t dig you.”
Bob Dylan

“You can hurt someone and not even know it.”
Bob Dylan

“I don’t believe you. You’re a liar. Play it fucking loud!”
Bob Dylan

“She’s got everything she needs; she’s an artist, she don’t look back.”
Bob Dylan, Lyrics, 1962-1985

Bob Dylan Quote
“Upon four-legged forest clouds the cowboy angel rides.”
Bob Dylan

“A lot of people don’t have much food on their table. But they got a lot of forks ‘n knives. And they got to cut somethin’.”
Bob Dylan

“You can always come back, but you can’t come back all the way.”
Bob Dylan

“I find C major to be the key of strength, but also the key of regret. E major is the key of confidence. A-flat major is the key of renunciation.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“We all like motorcycles to some degree.”
Bob Dylan

“In the dime stores and bus stations/ People talk of situations/ Read books, repeat quotations/ Draw conclusions on the wall.”
Bob Dylan

“The pump don’t work cause the vandals took the handle.”
Bob Dylan

“Be groovy or leave, man.”
Bob Dylan

“…Jezebel the nun, who violently knits…”
Bob Dylan

“My big fear was that my guitar would go out of tune.”
Bob Dylan, Chronicles, Volume One

“In the valley of the giants where the stars and stripes explode, the peaches they were sweet and the milk and honey flowed.”
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Quote
“You learn from a conglomeration of the incredible past – whatever experience gotten in any way whatsoever.”
Bob Dylan

“Your problem is that you wanna better word for world.”
Bob Dylan, Tarantula

“The Duke [John Wayne] was a massive figure. He looked like a heavy piece of hauled lumber, and it didn’t seem like any man could stand shoulder to shoulder with him.”
Bob Dylan

“I’m the oldest son of a crazy man, I’m in a cowboy band.”
Bob Dylan

“Everyone is making love or else expecting rain.”
Bob Dylan

“A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.”
Bob Dylan

“Anything worth thinking about is worth singing about.”
Bob Dylan, The Essential Interviews

“What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.”
Bob Dylan Quotes

“It takes a lot to laugh, it takes a train to cry.”
Bob Dylan

“Well the deputy walks on hard nails and the preacher rides a mount, But nothing really matters much it’s doom alone that counts.”
Bob Dylan

“People need to be encouraged, not stepped on and put in a straitjacket!”
Bob Dylan

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