How does it feel to have weathered 30 years in the business?
It’s a long time, my child. I’ve had a blessed kind of renown, though it waxes and wanes. I’ve been able to satisfy a principle I established for myself early in the game, which was that I wanted to get paid for my work, but I didn’t want to work for pay.
From Leonard Cohen by Neva Chonin (Rolling Stone: December 11, 1997). Originally posted Dec 26, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric