1. We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.

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  2. People tend to associate anyone who looks and behaves differently with illegal or immoral activity.

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  3. I view my job as being someone who is supposed to piss people off. I don't want to be just one-of-the-guys. I don't want to be just a smiling face you see on television presenting some vapid kind of easily-digestible garbage.

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  4. If people really stopped and realized how much art and creative people move the world versus politics and religion, I mean itโ€™s not even up for debate. An artist at least creates things, puts things into the world. Where as these other people are destroying things, taking things out of the world.

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  5. It's the whole Nietzche philosophy of you are your own God. That's why I debase myself in the concerts and tell people to spit on me. I'm saying to them 'You are no different from me'.

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  6. When people ask me about drugs and alcohol, I say "Yeah, I went to rehab, I went to a mental hospital, I've been to jail." The main lesson you can learn is do drugs and alcohol when you are in a good mood, not when you are in a bad mood, and find balance in anything you do.

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  7. A lot of people don't think about it, but the Bible has every horror element that you can imagine. It's got the devil, the Antichrist, Lucifer, and Satan - which are four different characters. It's got the end of the world. You've got zombies, giants, demon possession, a lot of murder.

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  8. Johnny Depp is like a brother to me. We have matching tattoos on our backs - Charles Baudelaire, the flowers of evil, this giant skeleton thing. It's kind of a secret. People say to us, 'Why did you get that?' And we say, 'No reason.'

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  9. Part of me is afraid to get close to people because I'm afraid that they're going to leave.

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  10. The time that people aren't expecting what's going to happen, I find that's the best time to really cause the damage that needs to be done.

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