Barking Up The Wrong Tree Quotes by Pablo Picasso, Joseph Campbell, Susan Olsen, Billy Gibbons, Martin Luther, Andrew Cohen and many others.
Everyone wants to understand art. Why not try to understand the song of a bird? …people who try to explain pictures are usually barking up the wrong tree.
When we talk about settling the world’s problems, we’re barking up the wrong tree. The world is perfect. It’s a mess. It has always been a mess. We’re not going to change it. Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
If you were a kid actor, if you had any plans of being an actor as an adult, you were really barking up the wrong tree.
Until you learn to play what you want to hear, you’re barking up the wrong tree.
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
To campaign against colonialism is like barking up a tree that has already been cut down.
This is a little off subject, but I’m interested in those cases where someone is barking up the wrong tree, or misapplying their talent.
When you go and create something, you want to believe in it. If they don’t, we’re barking up the wrong tree. But when you believe in something and you see other people believing in it too, it just feels like you’re doing something right in the world, and that feels good.