All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Tradition is a guide and not a jailer.
You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition.
I love music passionately. And because I love it I try to free it from barren traditions that stifle it.
In America nothing dies easier than tradition.
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
I think singing traditional country is wonderful, because I'm bringing it to my generation and to the younger kids.
Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.
For some reason I've been labeled that and it's fine, but there are a lot of other artists that sing real traditional stuff, so I don't know why they picked me. That's what I've always done.
Tradition is not to preserve the ashes, but to pass on the fire.
Last Update: November, 2020