Woody

Woody may refer to:

  • Woody (name), a given name, nickname and surname
  • Woody, California, rural town in Kern County
  • Version 3.0 of the Debian Linux distribution, codenamed woody
  • Sheriff Woody, protagonist of the Toy Story franchise.

Famous quotes containing the word woody:

    If Woody Allen were a Muslim, he’d be dead by now.
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1947)

    In writing songs I’ve learned as much from C├ęzanne as I have from Woody Guthrie.
    Bob Dylan [Robert Allen Zimmerman] (b. 1941)

    Dylan used to sound like a lung cancer victim singing Woody Guthrie. Now he sounds like a Rolling Stone singing Immanuel Kant.
    —Also quoted in Robert Shelton, No Direction Home, ch. 2, “Prophet Without Honor” (1986)