The only real person you need to know is you.— Alice Cooper
The most provocative Alice Cooper quotes that are simple and will have a huge impact on you
The hippies wanted peace and love. We wanted Ferraris, blondes and switchblades.
When we get together and rehearse, which is always living with each other, we always talk about what would make it better, what would mean more, what would say more. So we're always improving and growing.
Just because I cut the heads off dolls doesn't mean I hate babies, I just hate dolls.
He (Marilyn Manson) has a woman's name and wears makeup. How original.
The best things in life don't make sense
I was one thing at one time, and I'm something new.
I'm a new creature now. Don't judge Alice by what he used to be. Praise God for what I am now.
Welcome to my nightmare, I think your going to like it.
It doesn't matter how many drugs I take, I'm not fulfilled.
This isn't satisfying. There's a spiritual hunger going on. Everybody feels it. If you don't feel it now, you will. Trust me. You will... Drinking beer is easy. Trashing your hotel room is easy. But being a Christian, that's a tough call. That's the real rebellion.
Satan sent her from the bowels of hell, I should have recognized old Jezebel.
Why are we rock stars? Because we're morons.
We sleep all day, we play music at night and very rarely do we sit around reading the Washington Journal.
I mean, I could go ahead and cut my head off in the guillotine, and it looks great, ... Well, now you turn on CNN and guys are really getting their heads cut off. ... As insane as our fantasy world gets, it's nowhere near as scary as reality.
And if I am elected, I promise the formation of a new party, a third party, a wild party.
I don't think you can shock an audience anymore.
Me cutting my head off is a great illusion, but when you turn on CNN and there's a guy really getting his head cut off, it does dilute what I did.
I always tell people, 'Everything you’ve heard about Alice Cooper , you can believe maybe 40 percent of it. Everything you’ve ever heard about Keith Moon is true - and you’ve only heard 10 percent of it.'
We cheated on our math tests, we carved some dirty words on the desk.
I'm not crazy about country-western music.
But the lyrics are good. "I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy" is pretty clever.
Sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll is easy. True christianity…that's rebellion.
Love's a loaded gun and it shoots to kill.
Nurse Rozetta, I won't let her catch me peering down her sweeter.
All I really wanted to do was make an album that was going to be just back to what I like to do... And it was a coincidence that these new bands, this new wave of bands, were doing Alice and Iggy rock.
If zipper catches skin, I'll know I had it out when I should a kept it in.
I haven't had an alcoholic drink in 22 years, but when I did drink I'd go for either Canadian whisky or Budweiser. Sometimes both. For a long time I used to think "Hey you, get off the floor!" was my name.
Do you feel your best when your strung out on your morphine and meth?
From the moment I leave my house or my hotel room, the public owns me.
The public made Alice Cooper and I can't imagine ever turning my back on my fans.
How old are you? Sixteen? S-seventeen? [asks security guard] Is seventeen legal?
I ain't no veggie, like my flesh to the bone, alive and licking on your ice cream cone.
No more Mr. Nice Guy.
We got on his label, and the Bizarre organization is just going up and up. So we have faith.
City people live the city. We live in L.A., New York, we live in places where it's chaotic and you never know what's gonna happen. And that's the music - you never know what's gonna happen.
They say that golf isn't a contact sport. Not the way that we play it
It's a big flash of all these things and whatever you take out of that statement's one statement, one mind, one statement, one act, one show, and all the songs are one.
Never be late. When you're late, what you're saying is that your time is more important than the other person's time. That's pretty egotistical.
While friends and lovers mourn your silly grave, I have other uses for you, darling. I love the dead.
Johnny Depp already seen how alcohol and drugs can get in the way of a career.
And you have to remember one thing: Johnny was a guitar player and a rock-and-roller way before he was an actor. When he came to Los Angeles, he came with his band.
If somebody had told me that you have a choice of being a rock star or playing left field for the Tigers, there would not have been a choice at all. I would have said, 'Where's my locker?'
Is everybody that depressed? It's a depressing feeling to me.
You know: "I lost my baby." I don't care if you lost your baby, I care if you're feeling OK. Don't tell me your problem - tell me what good's been happening to you.
Nobody and nothing beats The Simpsons.
Even after all this time, it's still the best satire since Monty Python.
If you confine it, you're confining a whole thing.
If you make it spontaneous, so that anything can happen, like we don't want to confine or restrict anything. What we can do, whatever we can let happen, you just let it happen.
Every rock'n'roll band I know, guys with long hair and tattoos, plays golf now.
It just seemed that we always ended up at the Rainbow, to the point where they finally just said, why don't you guys go up into this loft where we'll kind of protect people from coming around and, you know, sitting on the tables. And we thought that was a great idea.
I was nervous. I mean, I'd met the Beatles, and Elvis, and everybody, but this was Salvador Dalí . This was like my history.
You just let your lower self go, and then it takes on all these aspects of the society - the city with horns blowing, the people yelling things at each other, and the all-in-all violence and chaos of the city. Put that on stage with music, and that's what this is.
You can't get the visual thing on the record as much as you'd like to.
We produced this album, and we'd never done that before, except when we produced singles for ourselves.
Pull my trigger, I get bigger, then I'm lots of fun. I'm your gun, I'm your gun, gun, gun.
Please clean your plate dear, the Lord above can see ya.
Don't you know people are starving in Korea.
I'm your top prime cut of meat, I'm your choice, I wanna be elected.
It's like this - these five members have been influenced of course by other groups, because that's where this generation's groups came from - an environment like the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Yardbirds, and The Who. People like that.