Tom Waits on Tom Waits
The Wisdom & Whimsy of Waits: Golden Highlights from ‘Tom Waits on Tom Waits’
“Songs are really simple,” said Tom Waits. “You hold them in your hand. I can make one right now and finish it but because they’re so simple. It’s like bird-watching. You know, you’ve got to know something about birds or you won’t see anything, just you and your binoculars and a stupid look on your face.