Tom waits Quotes

Don't plant your bad days! They grow into weeks, the weeks grow into...

Don't plant your bad days! They grow into weeks, the weeks grow into months, and before you know it you got yourself a bad year. Take it from me: CHOKE those little bad days! CHOKE 'em down to nothing! -Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 01
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"We are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being co...

"We are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being confused with knowledge; quantity is being confused with abundance, and wealth with happiness. We are monkeys with money and guns." - Tom Waits
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"You've got to tell me, brave Captain, why are th...

"You've got to tell me, brave Captain, why are the wicked so strong? How do the angels get to sleep when the Devil leaves his porch light on?" -Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 29
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β€œThe big print givet...

β€œThe big print giveth and the small print taketh away.” β€” Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 17
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"We live in an age when you say casually to somebody 'What’s the story on that?' and ...

"We live in an age when you say casually to somebody 'What’s the story on that?' and they can run to the computer and tell you within five seconds. That’s fine, but sometimes I’d just as soon continue wondering. We have a deficit of wonder right now." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 07
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β€œWe are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being co...

β€œWe are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being confused with knowledge; quantity is being confused with abundance and wealth with happiness. We are monkeys with money and guns.” - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 14
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"Champagne for my real f...

"Champagne for my real friends and real pain for my sham friends." β€” Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 07
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"I like beautiful me...

"I like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 09
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β€œI like beautiful me...

β€œI like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things.” β€”Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 26
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"If there's one thing you can say about m...

"If there's one thing you can say about mankind, there's nothing kind about man." Tom Waits from 'Misery is the River of the World'
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 07
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β€œIn the land of the...

β€œIn the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king” -Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 01
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β€œI started out with no...

β€œI started out with nothing and I still got most of it left.” β€”Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 22
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β€œThe world is a hellish place, a...

β€œThe world is a hellish place, and bad writing is destroying the quality of our suffering.” β€”Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 26
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"The large print give...

"The large print giveth, and the small print taketh away" - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 07
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"There's always f...

"There's always free cheddar in a mousetrap." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 10
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We are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being co...

We are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being confused with knowledge; quantity is being confused with abundance and wealth with happiness. We are monkeys with money and guns. β€” Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 15
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"songs are just very in...

"songs are just very interesting things to be doing with the air" - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 01
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"I'd rather have a bottl...

"I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 21
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"The only way down...

"The only way down from the gallows is to swing" - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 25
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'And the girl behind the counter has a tattooed tear. "One for e...

'And the girl behind the counter has a tattooed tear. "One for every year he's away", she said. Such a crumbling beauty. Aah, there's nothing wrong with her a hundred dollars won't fix.' - Tom Waits.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 15
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"If you get far enough...

"If you get far enough away, you'll be on your way back home" -Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 29
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"If there's one thing you ca...

"If there's one thing you can say about mankind there's nothing kind about man." Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 11
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"I'd rather have a bott...

"I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy" - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 28
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"The large print giv...

"The large print giveth, the small print taketh away." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 05
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"What the large print...

"What the large print giveth, the small print taketh away" - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 23
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"It's time to get down to d...

"It's time to get down to drinking, you can tell the band to play the blues." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 22
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Life is a path lit only by th...

Life is a path lit only by the light of those I've loved -Johnny Cash (as quoted by Tom Waits)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 07
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"Jade East is a pretty good a...

"Jade East is a pretty good all-purpose cologne, but it's also great on the rocks" – Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 05
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"Champagne for my real f...

"Champagne for my real friends and real pain for my sham friends." - Tom Waits
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 03
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