Paul Simon Quotes

Those who say we can continue to indefinitely borrow from our children and grandchildren and generations to come in fact are eroding our ability to do what we ought to do in education, in health care and in other things.




Paul Simon, 1928-2003, U. S. Senator (Democrat, IL), Speech, Iowa, 1987

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Paul Simon
Paul Simon
  • Born: October 13, 1941
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Singer-songwriter, Actor

Paul Frederic Simon is an American singer-songwriter and actor. Simon's musical career has spanned seven decades with his fame and commercial success beginning as half of the duo Simon & Garfunkel (originally known as Tom & Jerry), formed in 1956 with Art Garfunkel. Simon was responsible for writing nearly all of the pair's songs including three that reached number one on the U.S. singles charts: "The Sound of Silence", "Mrs. Robinson", and "Bridge over Troubled Water".