quote by James Hetfield

One time we saw some hookers but when we got closer we realized it was Motley Crue.

— James Hetfield

Tempting Motley Crue quotations

Nikki lives around the corner from me and I see him all the time.

We talk a lot, and of course we're still friends. That was our baby, Motley Crue, we put that band together.

Ozzy Osbourne and Motley Crue in New Orleans on Mardi Gras = bad idea!

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.

Never let anyone tell you how to live your life.

You might as well learn about sex from Motley Crue than your parents because it's a lot more interesting.

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

I think Behind the Music is good for people like Leif Garrett and Motley Crue.

I've seen every one, from Motley Crue to John Denver, with tears running down my face. I had no idea everyone had such a hard time.

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.

If you actually dissect the lyrics in 'Motley Crue', you'll notice that there's a lot going on beneath the surface.

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

I think that when I did the Methods Of Mayhem record, some of the hip-hop stuff probably freaked a lot of Motley Crue fans out.

Some references are more important than others.

Like the metal stuff. Some people like Motley Crue and some people didn't listen to them at all. So that's why there's New Order and The New Replacements and David Bowie and Public Enemy.

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.

When it comes to putting together a new show, we always push the envelope, and that's part of Motley Crue's legacy.

Los Angeles has been my home since the days even before Motley Crue, so I am beyond excited that 'The Side Show' has found a home on 98.7 FM. This is the station I listen to - my friends listen to it, my family listens to it. It's the station I wanted to be on, and I'm psyched to get started.

Do I think anything I ever do will be as big as Motley Crue? It's impossible.

When your 18th, 19, 20 years old like we were at that time, its just like anyone else, you look at like Silverchair and bands like that that are super young and sound extremely derivative of bands that were out at that current moment. As they sounded like 'Nirvana in pajamas' as we called them, we sounded like Bon Jovi and Skid Row and Motley Crue, because we were only influenced by what was out at the time because we were so young

My all time favorite band is Paramore and she's basically one of the reasons I was inspired... umm, well Hayley Williams from Paramore was one of the basic reasons I wanted to go rock. I saw the band live and they're great together and they write incredible music and also I like a lot of older bands. I like Motley Crue a lot and who else, I've got a lot of favorite bands but those are pretty much the main ones.

One day I would love to do rock a gig on the moon - how rad would that be? Isn't Richard Branson flying planes to outer space? Mötley Crüe could be the first band to play on the moon.

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