In my lowest moments, the only reason I didn't commit suicide was that I knew I wouldn't be able to drink any more if I was dead.
Clapton: The Autobiography (2007, p. 199)
The only planning I do is about a minute before I play. I desperately try to think of something that will be effective, but I never sit down and work it out note for note.Eric Clapton
Layla, you got me on my knees. Layla, I'm begging, darling please. Layla, darling won't you ease my worried mind.Eric Clapton
Would you know my name if I saw you in heaven ? Would it be the same If I saw you in heaven?Eric Clapton
And I say, "Yes, you look wonderful tonight."Eric Clapton
All I am certain of right now is that I don't want to go anywhere, and that's not bad for someone who always used to run.Eric Clapton
In my lowest moments, the only reason I didn't commit suicide was that I knew I wouldn't be able to drink anymore if I was dead.Eric Clapton