Why would I retire? Sit at home and watch TV? No thanks. I’d rather be out playing.

Paul McCartney Home Quote

When you first get money you buy all these things so no one thinks you’re mean and you spread it around. You get a chauffeur and you find yourself thrown around the back of this car and you think I was happier when I had my own little car! I could drive myself!

Paul McCartney Car Quote

We were pretty good mates until the Beatles started to split up and Yoko came into it. It was more like old army buddies splitting up on account of wedding bells.

Paul McCartney Wedding Quote

To keep the record straight it wasn’t always John and Yoko. We’ve all accused one another of various business things we tend to be pretty paranoid by now as you can imagine. There’s a lot of money involved.

Paul McCartney Business Quote

It’s time to end the cruel slaughter of whales and leave these magnificent creatures alone.

Paul McCartney Loneliness Quote

In the end the love you take is equal to the love you make.

Paul McCartney Love Quote

I hate the idea of success robbing you of your private life.

Paul McCartney Success Quote

George wrote Taxman and I played guitar on it. He wrote it in anger at finding out what the taxman did. He had never known before then what could happen to your money.

Paul McCartney Anger Quote

And I loved Fats Waller. I love his instrumental abilities his vocal abilities and his sense of humor.

Paul McCartney Humor Quote

It was Elvis who really got me hooked on beat music. When I heard ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ I thought this is it.

Nothing pleases me more than to go into a room and come out with a piece of music.

Paul McCartney Music Quotes