Bruce Springsteen Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old bruce springsteen quotes, bruce springsteen sayings, and bruce springsteen proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.     

Bruce Springsteen

Let's take the good times as they go, and I'll meet you further on up the road...     

Bruce Springsteen

When you get fat and lose your hunger. That is when you know the sellout has happened.     

Bruce Springsteen

There's people that get a chance to do the kind of work that changes the world, and make things really different. And there's the kind that just keeps the world from falling apart.     

Bruce Springsteen

I think you can get to a point where nihilism, if that's the right word, is overwhelming, and the basic laws that society has set up - either religious or social laws - become meaningless.     

Bruce Springsteen

Blind faith in your leaders, or in anything, will get you killed.     

Bruce Springsteen

The marriage-equality issue should be recognized for what it truly is - a civil rights issue that must be approved to assure that every citizen is treated equally under the law.     

Bruce Springsteen

Settle back is to settle without knowing.     

Bruce Springsteen

You ride in a limousine the first time, it's a big thrill but after that it's just a stupid car.     

Bruce Springsteen

The great challenge of adulthood is holding on to your idealism after you lose your innocence.     

Bruce Springsteen

The great challenge of adulthood is holding on to your idealism after you lose your innocence     

Bruce Springsteen

In a restless heart the seed of betrayal lay.     

Bruce Springsteen

Most of these most people's stage personas are created out of the flotsam and jetsam of their internal geography.     

Bruce Springsteen

Show a little faith, there's magic in the night.     

Bruce Springsteen

You've got to learn to live with what you can't rise above.     

Bruce Springsteen

A good song gathers the years in. It's why you can sing it with such conviction 40 years after it's been written.     

Bruce Springsteen

A good song takes on more meaning as the years pass by.     

Bruce Springsteen

At the end of every hard day, people find some reason to believe.     

Bruce Springsteen

I was eight years old and running with a dime in my hand into the bus stop to pick up a paper for my old man. I’d sit on his lap in that big old Buick and steer as we drove through town. He'd tousle my hair and say son take a good look around. This is your hometown.     

Bruce Springsteen

Roll down the window and let the wind blow back your hair. The night's busted open. These two lanes will take us anywhere.     

Bruce Springsteen