Jackson Browne, born Clyde Jackson Browne, is a popular American singer, musician and songwriter. Most of the abiding folk rocks of the 20th century have been written by him. His thoughtful, literate lyrics have successfully struck a chord with the masses. His laid back folk-rock set the pattern for the music during the 70’s. During the 70’s and 80, Browne’s popularity was at its zenith and most of his songs always topped the charts. Early in 1996, he signed a contract with the ‘Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’. The band later recorded few songs which included ‘These Days’, ‘Holding’ and ‘Shadow Dream’. ‘Later to sky’, ‘For Everyman’ and ‘Take It Easy’ are his other few notable songs. Browne also actively participated in politics and even started including political themes in his songs. He also performed many concerts for causes such as ‘Farm Aid’ and ‘Amnesty International’. This singer also used his music as a tool to show his dissatisfaction and express his thoughts towards certain social issues. Take a look at the quotes and thoughts by Jackson Browne that will encourage you to tap your feet besides inspiring and motivating you.