"To me John Coltrane was like an angel on earth. He struck me that deeply."
—Elvin Jones


"Every religion is true one way or another. It is true when understood metaphorically. But when it gets stuck in its own metaphors, interpreting them as facts, then you are in trouble."
—Joseph Campbell


"Some people hear their own inner voices with great clearness. And they live by what they hear. Such people become crazy... or they become legend."
—Jim Harrison