Rod McKuen Quotes

Who the Heck is Rod McKuen?

Rodney Marvin McKuen was an American poet, singer-songwriter, and actor.

Born April 29, 1933
Died January 29, 2015

Best 10 Quotes by Rod McKuen

“Cats have it all - admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.”

Rod McKuen

“Strangers are just friends waiting to happen.”

Rod McKuen

“Theres no misery in not being loved, only in not loving.”

Rod McKuen

“Unless you call attention
to your presence
who will know you're there?

Even a country
has to weave and wave a flag
as proof of its existence.”

Rod McKuen

“We will all wake up semi-angels,
If we wake at all.”

Rod McKuen

"Listen to the Warm" Quotes

“I'm not the first man or the last
who had a thirst to leave the past.”

Rod McKuen
Listen to the Warm

“I've been going a long time now
along the way I've learned some things.

You have to make the good times yourself
take the little times and make them into big times
and save the times that are all right
for the ones that aren't so good.”

Rod McKuen
Listen to the Warm

“It's nice sometimes
to open up the heart a little
and let some hurt come in.
It proves you're still alive.”

Rod McKuen
Listen to the Warm

“Thank you for the sun you brought this morning
even though the sky was full of clouds.”

Rod McKuen
Listen to the Warm

“These long years later it is worse
for I remember what it was
as well as what it might have been.”

Rod McKuen
Listen to the Warm