I've heard you say many times that you're better than no one, and no one is better than you.
If you really believe that you know you have nothing to win and nothing to lose.
The ghost of Belle Starr hands down her wits, to Jezebel the nun who violently knits, a bald wig for Jack the Ripper who sits at the head of the Chamber of Commerce.......... cool
When you got nothing, you got nothing to lose.....can't really argue with that.
"....what drives me to you
is what drives me insane..."
Desolation Row and Chimes Of Freedom are his two best songs lyrically.
From 'It's Alright Ma ..."
"Even the president of the United States must sometimes have to stand naked". A stark reminder that every one - even powerful politicians are humans and that we should not be in awe of them - or afraid of them.
I Threw It All Away (Nashville Skyline) 1969
All the verses in this song are class, but this particular verse stands out:
'Love is all there is, it makes the world go ’round
Love and only love, it can’t be denied
No matter what you think about it
You just won’t be able to do without it
Take a tip from one who’s tried'