"Simplicity in Country Music is one of the most important things about it. It's about the story and the melody and the sound of the voice and the sincerity of it." ~Emmylou Harris
"Country Music is three chords and the truth." ~Harlan Howard
..."not two snaps and a rap!" ~Audra Mathews
"Country Music is about stories. It's about lyrics and actual instruments, musicianship... harmonies. All of which are meant to work together for the sake of great song craft and storytelling!" ~Grady Smith
"Keeping yesteday in mind
I will conquer tomorrow
But for now
I will live for today"