Leonard Cohen Quotes

Leonard Cohen Quotes: When you call me close to tell me your body is not beautiful I want to summon the eyes and hidden mouths of stone and light and water to testify against you.
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Leonard Cohen Quote: Now I've heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don't really care for music, do you? It goes like this the fourth, the fifth The minor fall, the major lift The baffled king composing Hallelujah
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Quotes about Leonard Cohen: You who wish to conquer pain, you must learn what makes one kind.
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Quote about Leonard Cohen: Suzanne had a room on a waterfront street in the port of Montreal. Everything happened just as it was put down. She was the wife of a man I knew. Her hospitality was immaculate. Some months later I sang it for Judy Collins over the telephone. The publishing rights were lost in New York City, but it is probably appropriate that I don't own this song. Just the other day I heard some people singing it on a ship in the Caspian Sea.
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Leonard Cohen Sayings: I don't know which side is anybody on any more. I don't really care. There is a moment when we have to transcend the side we're on and understand that we are creatures of a higher order.
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Leonard Cohen Saying: [Europe has] this tradition of self revelation in popular music. We have it here - it's called Country Western Music... I think that's where the deeper and more complex subjects are treated.
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Sayings about Leonard Cohen: Everybody knows that you've been faithful, give or take a night or two.
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Saying about Leonard Cohen: Everytime you grab at love you will lose a snowflake of your memory
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Leonard Cohen Quotes: I always thought that poetry is the verdict that others give to a certain kind of writing. So to call yourself a poet is a kind of dangerous description. It's for others; it's for others to use.
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Leonard Cohen Quote: This civil action is another case of a tragedy that has become all too familiar in the music industry: a business manager and professional advisers exploit an immensely talented artist's loyalty and trust through greed, self-dealing, concealment, knowing misrepresentation and reckless disregard for professional fiduciary duties.
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Quotes about Leonard Cohen: The birds they sangat the break of day.Start again!!I heard them say
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Quote about Leonard Cohen: I've seen the nations rise and fall. I've heard their stories, heard them all, but love's the only engine of survival.
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Leonard Cohen Sayings: You say I took the name in vain I don't even know the name But if I did, well really, what's it to you? There's a blaze of light in every word It doesn't matter which you heard The holy or the broken Hallelujah
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Leonard Cohen Saying: Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh.
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Sayings about Leonard Cohen: The older I get, the surer I am that I'm not running the show.
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Saying about Leonard Cohen: He hated the men floating in sleep in the big stone houses. Because their lives were ordered and their rooms tidy. Because they got up every morning and did their public work. Because they weren't going to dynamite their factories and have naked parties in the fire.
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Leonard Cohen Quotes: I heard of a man who says words so beautifully that if he only speaks their name women give themselves to him. If I am dumb beside your body while silence blossoms like tumors on our lips it is because I hear a man climb stairs and clear his throat outside our door.
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Leonard Cohen Quote: Someone gave me wishes and I wished for an embrace.
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