* After the infamous "Judas!" heckle during a 1966 concert at Manchester Free Trade Hall (not the Royal Albert Hall, as is commonly believed), Dylan responds, "I don't believe you. You're a liar!" He then turns to the band and shouts, "[[PrecisionFStrike Play it fucking loud!]]" Then comes the thundering opening chords of "Like a Rolling Stone" from ''Music/Highway61Revisited''.
* "My Back Pages", which is essentially him looking back at his ProtestSong phase and going "...Yeah, valid points all, but ''damn'', I was young and naive." Written when he was ''23''.
-->Ah, but I was so much older then, I'm younger than that now!
* In a wider sense, the fact that he's kept making new music and, the occasional SeasonalRot and [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks He Changed, Now He Sucks]] attitude notwithstanding, kept moving for his entire career. As one reviewer wrote about ''"Love And Theft"'', "It's not the best album anyone's ever made, but it just might be the best ''thirty-first'' album anyone's ever made."
* [[http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/bob-dylan-awarded-nobel-prize-in-literature-w444709 Winning the]] 2016 UsefulNotes/NobelPrizeInLiterature "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."