Looking back on the production of 'Nevermind,' I'm embarrassed by it now. It's closer to a Motley Crue record than it is a punk rock record.
— Kurt Cobain

Who's the new Ramones, who's the new Guns 'N Roses, who's the new motley crue, who's the new Black Sabbath? They're coming, they're on the street, they're 16, 17 years old.
Nikki Sixx motley crue quote

There's a sound with Motley Crue, and it comes with Vince's voice, which is such an important part of the show, and Mick's guitar. And the way Tommy and me play together is an important part of it.
— Nikki Sixx

The thing is that I've known the guys from Motley Crue longer than just about everybody.
— Nikki Sixx

Motley Crue, collectively and individually, have done things on our own terms.
— Nikki Sixx