quote by Billie Joe Armstrong

A man once asked me, what's punk? I kicked over a trash can and said that's punk. He kicked over a trash can and then asked me again, Is that punk? I replied no. That's just trendy.

— Billie Joe Armstrong

Emotional Trendy quotations

You can reach timelessness if you look for the essence of things and not the appearance. The appearance is transitory — the appearance is fashion, the appearance is trendiness — but the essence is timeless.

Save me from trendy religion that makes cheap clichés out of timeless truths.

Tribalism has become trendy.

Trendy is the last stage before tacky.


Confit is the ultimate comfort food, and trendy or not, it is dazzling stuff.

I'm glad I am crazy, it keeps me trying. I despise trendies, I know they're lying.

Femininity is not just lipstick, stylish hairdos, and trendy clothes.

It is the divine adornment of humanity. It finds expression in your qualities of your capacity to love, your spirituality, delicacy, radiance, sensitivity, creativity, charm, graciousness, gentleness, dignity, and quiet strength.

If it's a good song, it doesn't really matter if it's trendy or not. It will hit.

Nothing was a style first. Everything started as an idea. A guy did something with an idea. Someone copied him. Some copied all of them and it became trendy and then it became a style.


A wacky, trendy outfit on a guy over 40 indicates he's got big issues.

I want to write for people that are trying to do some kind of quality music.

What I mean by quality music is not so much the trend, what is hot right now. I don't write trendy, I write what feels good and something that feels good will never get old. Timeless music is what I try to shoot for.

Linen is good because it looks trendy and at the same time it's very comfotable

I tend to gravitate away from the more trendy Ibiza style of dance music. It's not me.

I am not trendy. I am not 'in fashion'. I am simply a positive human being who has a positive outlook on life.


Good design, at least part of the time, includes the criterion of being direct in relation to the problem at hand - not obscure, trendy, or stylish. A new language, visual or verbal, must be couched in a language that is already understood.

There are very few good writers about art, and you either get art-fashion writing with trendy views or you get very traditional writing. Occasionally, you get people who can write in an interesting way. Really, I think in a sense art writing needs to be renewed as well. It's in a pretty bad condition.

Forget trendy designer labels. Jeans, a sweater or a t-shirt worn under a jacket that seems welded to you. When it's just right, when you don't see the effort, it's irresistible.

I was never comfortable because I was always trying to wear what was trendy, but it never felt right on my body or in my skin. It felt wrong. I was finally like, hey, fashion and style can be just about self-expresession, about what makes you feel stylish.

I'd rather be shot than be seen falling out of some trendy club.


I created my bags from the notion of developing a well-edited line of fashionable, but not "trendy" handbags. By designing styles that will be as relevant tomorrow as they are today, my brand has established itself as a modern classic.

A guy walks up to me and asks, "What's Punk?".

So I kick over a garbage can and say. "That's punk!". So he kicks over the garbage can and says, "That's Punk?", and I say, "No that's trendy!

We didn't start Theocracy because we wanted to be cool like so-and-so and make money. Our songs aren't trendy, and our lyrics hopefully make people think about certain concepts in a new way.

In Germany, salads are assemblies of ham and mayonnaise, not trendy tossed leaves.

Don't get me wrong, I think bikes are terrific.

I own several of my own, including a trendy mountain style, and ride them for pleasure and light exercise.


Rescuing dogs is looked upon as a noble, trendy pursuit.

But wouldn't rescuing a man from a homeless shelter be, in fact, more humane?

The trendy management fads concentrate on antecedents, .

. but the only thing that makes what you do (before a behavior) effective is its consistent pairing with a consequence. Antecedents get us going. Consequences keep us going.

Being an art buyer these days is comprehensively and indisputably vulgar.

It is the sport of the Eurotrashy, Hedge-fundy, Hamptonites; of trendy oligarchs and oiligarchs; and of art dealers with masturbatory levels of self-regard.

I don't go to the cool, trendy restaurants.

I go to either the holes in the wall or the super-fancy restaurants where there are no cool people.

I like bands for a long time, even when they're not trendy anymore.

I still like Arcade Fire. I've always liked Stevie Wonder.


It's the latest trendy thinking by the Ministry of Justice... Restorative justice is a fad.

I've never done a trendy diet or subscribed to a fashionable health fad in my life.

We're so trendy we can't even escape ourselves.

I see it every day: People trying to create a home that somebody else tells them they should have. I don't care if it's a magazine or a bossy friend - when somebody says, 'This is what's elegant, this is what's trendy,' if it doesn't represent you, you're not going to be happy.

Sin and accountability aren't popular messages.

Yet being trendy and well liked is not the point. We're here to carry out the work and mission of God, even when doing so is uncomfortable.

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