We create our own unhappiness. The purpose of suffering is to help us understand we are the ones who cause it.
You know why divorces are so expensive? They're worth it.
A lot of country music is sad. I think most art comes out of poverty and hard times. It applies to music. Three chords and the truth — that's what a country song is. There is a lot of heartache in the world.
Cruelty is all out of ignorance. If you knew what was in store for you, you wouldn't hurt anybody, because whatever you do comes back much more forceful than you send it out.
Anybody can be unhappy. We can all be hurt. You don't have to be poor to need something or somebody. Rednecks, hippies, misfits — we're all the same. Gay or straight? So what? It doesn't matter to me. We have to be concerned about other people, regardless.
I been a long time leaving but I'm going to be a long time gone.
I believe that all roads lead to the same place — and that is wherever all roads lead to.
When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.