Willie Nelson

Musician. Actor. Activist

Birthday: April 29, 1933

Birthday: April 29, 1933

Musician. Actor. Activist


51 Greatest Quotes By Willie Nelson

It doesn't hurt to feel sad from time to time. Willie Nelson
America, to me, is freedom. Willie Nelson
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results. Willie Nelson
The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese. Willie Nelson
When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around. Willie Nelson
Little things I should have said and done I just never took the time You were always on my mind. Willie Nelson
I think most art comes out of poverty and hard times. Willie Nelson
The biggest killer on the planet is stress and I still think the best medicine is and always has been cannabis. Willie Nelson
Three chords and the truth - that's what a country song is. Willie Nelson
I didn't come here and I ain't leavin'. Willie Nelson
My doctor tells me I should start slowing it down - but there are more old drunks than there are old doctors so let's all have another round. Willie Nelson
There's a freedom you begin to feel the closer you get to Austin, Texas. Willie Nelson
...when you put your life in a good place, good things follow. Willie Nelson
On the road again, goin' places that I've never been. Seein' things that I may never see again, and I can't wait to get on the road again. Willie Nelson
I'm from Texas, and one of the reasons I like Texas is because there's no one in control. Willie Nelson
Be gentle with your words - you can't take them back. Willie Nelson
Ninety-nine percent of the world's lovers are not with their first choice. That's what makes the jukebox play. Willie Nelson
Be here. Be present. Wherever you are, be there. Willie Nelson
I believe that all roads lead to the same place - and that is wherever all roads lead to. Willie Nelson
Most of the stuff I've read about me has been true. Willie Nelson
We create our own unhappiness. The purpose of suffering is to help us understand we are the ones who cause it. Willie Nelson
You will never find happiness until you stop looking for it. Willie Nelson
I been a long time leaving but I'm going to be a long time gone. Willie Nelson
If you got the money honey I got the time and when you run out of money honey I run out of time. Willie Nelson
If you’re not crazy there’s something wrong with you. Willie Nelson. Willie Nelson
There is only one map to the journey of life and it lives within your heart. Willie Nelson
I am not a pig farmer. The pigs had a great time, but I didn't make any money. Willie Nelson
You'll never get ahead by blaming your problems on other people. Willie Nelson
If you really want to get along with somebody, let them be themselves. Willie Nelson
I'm crazy for trying, crazy for crying, and I'm crazy for loving you. Willie Nelson
When I'm driving the highway by myself is when I write best. Willie Nelson
You want to be a good parent and you want to be a friend, and it's hard to be both. You have to balance it as well as you can. Willie Nelson
You know why divorces are so expensive? They're worth it. Willie Nelson
If you wait for tomorrow to follow your dreams, by the time that you get there they're gone. Willie Nelson
As long as there's a few farmers out there, we'll keep fighting for them. Willie Nelson
If a song was ever good, it's still good. Willie Nelson
I live one day at a time, one day at a time. Yesterday's gone and tomorrow is blind, so I live one day at a time. Willie Nelson
I think I'm basically the same guy I always was. Maybe I've learned, through experience, to rein in some of the anger and temper they say redheads normally have. Willie Nelson
Don't try to change anybody. And they should let you be yourself, 'You loved me when you met me, so let's keep going!'. Willie Nelson
We're still here trying to get the word out that 330 farmers are quitting every week. Willie Nelson
Freedom is control in your own life. I have more control now than in the past, and I'm learning the value of saying no. That's very important. Willie Nelson
Indecision may or may not be our biggest problem. Willie Nelson
And as far as guitars go, I loved Jimmy Bryant and Speedy West's stuff. Willie Nelson
If you've made your own hell, then only you have the power to escape it. Willie Nelson
When evolution has been outlawed, only the outlaws will evolve. Willie Nelson
If you can be content right now, then you'll always be content, because it's always right now. Willie Nelson
There are only so many notes so there must be only so many melodies. Willie Nelson
Waylon Jennings and I had a lot of fun recording together. Willie Nelson
When songs fall from the sky, all I can do is catch them before they hit the ground. Willie Nelson
Sometimes there is a 36-piece orchestra going off in my stomach. Willie Nelson
Do something bad a thousand times and it's no big deal. Everyone just goes, "Willie f - up again.". Willie Nelson