A kid once said to me "Do you get hangovers?" I said, "To get hangovers you have to stop drinking.— Lemmy Kilmister
Most Powerful Rock Roll quotations
Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.
The only negative thing about murder is that when you kills someone they can no longer suffer
Well, I wouldn't want to say that I started it (rock 'n' roll), but I don't remember anyone else before me playing that kind of stuff.
Worry is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but get you nowhere.
Graphic design will save the world right after rock and roll does.
Life sucks, but in a beautiful kind of way.
I'm not God but if I were God, ¾ of you would be girls, and the rest would be pizza and beer.
Excuses are the rocks where our dreams are crushed.
Everybody started calling my music rock and roll, but it wasn't anything but the same rhythm and blues I'd been playing down in New Orleans.
Rock and roll is about having a good time, so no matter where you are right now blast some music and forget about lifes problems.
It's gotta be rock and roll music, if you wanna dance with me.
A river cuts through a rock not because of its power, but its persistence
Trying to explain music is like trying to dance architecture.
Life is beautiful. Be thankful for everything. Destroy your ego. Free hugs. Sing your hearts out in the street. Rock ‘n roll.
My driving philosophy about making music is that you can reduce it all down to one note if that note is played with the right kind of sincerity.
Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.
One time we saw some hookers but when we got closer we realized it was Motley Crue.
If you tried to give rock and roll another name, you might call it 'Chuck Berry'.
When I was a kid, I was told rock n' roll wasn't music.
It wasn't art. Queen was my proof, my evidence, that these people were wrong - and they meant everything to me.
Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.
What they teach you in school doesn't prepare you for life.
Textbooks don't compare to living in the real world. Rock and roll teaches you how to live.
If it's illegal to rock and roll, throw my ass in jail!
Rock and roll music - the music of freedom frightens people and unleashes all manner of conservative defense mechanisms.
When life knocks you down, roll over and look at the stars.
Rock music is important to people , because it allows them to escape this crazy world. It allows them not to run away from the problems that are there, but to face up to them , but at the same time sort of DANCE ALL OVER THEM. That's what rock and roll is about.
I guess you could say there are two Slashes.
There's the crazy, rock-and-roll Slash, he's wild. And then there's the real Slash- he collects miniature soaps and treats his hookers real nice.
The blues had a baby and they called it rock and roll.
Worrying is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but doesn't get you anywhere.
I am like the little rock n' roll backseat driver.
Woodstock was not about sex, drugs, and rock and roll.
It was about spirituality, about love, about sharing, about helping each other, living in peace and harmony.
You can't have rock and roll without drugs, you can't have rock and roll without sex.
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
It's boring to be 70, I don't want to be there, I'll be dead and gone, I don't have any aspirations to be 70.
If you don't know the blues... there's no point in picking up the guitar and playing rock and roll or any other form of popular music.
Remember when you used to watch TV in the Sixties and you'd see Perry Como in a cashmere sweater? That's what rock 'n' roll is becoming. It's your parents' music.
A river cuts through a rock not because of its power but its persistence.
The music I like to play is Rock 'N Roll.
I like to rock like a wild animal. I like to rock it well enough to whip a yak's ass. I love to rock it good on a horse's ass. I like to rock it real hard. I love to rock it all the way to Russia. I like to kick out the Jazz and kick it out all the way.
Rock and roll by its nature is sexual.
So girls playing rock and roll is saying to the world, "We own our sexuality." I think that pop music is sort of about "you can do what you want to me" kind of energy, while rock and roll is "I'm going to do what I want to you" kind of energy.
I started playing ukulele first for 2 years from age 9 to 11 and got my first guitar and got inspired by blues I heard on the radio that turned me on and I started learning myself.
Excuses are rocks where our dreams are crushed.
You can take things that Jimi Hendrix took, from Curtis Mayfield or from Buddy Guy for example, because we are all children of everything, even Picasso. But if you want to stand out, you have to learn to crystallize your existence and create your own fingerprints.
You're singing a song about making love to your drummer, well gay guitar pickers don't turn me on.
Be who you want to be and not care about what others think.
" -Andy Sixx Rock n roll isn't meant to be taken so seriously, I think sometimes people forget it's meant to be fun. A rock show is meant to be a time for people to have fun and let go of the drudgeries of life.
Hail, hail rock and roll / Deliver me from the days of old.
When you sit down and think about what rock 'n' roll music really is, then you have to change that question. Played up-tempo, you call it rock 'n' roll; at a regular tempo, you call it rhythm and blues.