Woodrow Wilson Guthrie, better known as Woody Guthrie, was a celebrated American singer, musician and songwriter. His work proved an inspiration for many contemporary legends such as Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Bruce Springsteen, Joe Strummer, Tom Paxton and many more. Guthrie established his stature as a legend of Folk music through numerous traditional and children’s songs. Guthrie’s iconic track ‘This Land Is Your Land’ and several other recordings also featured in the Library of Congress. This leader of American Folk movement was also famous for his slogan carved on his guitar- ‘This machine kills fascists’. Majority of his songs were based on the struggles and hardships the farmers faced during ‘the Great Depression’ and ‘Dust Bowl Era’ of the United States. After suffering from complications of Huntington's disease, he passed on the baton of his folk music legacy to his son, Arlo Guthrie. Let us go through some of the quotes from this legend of American music culture.