Saturday, May 25, 2019

Henry Rollins Quotes

Citizens United didn’t work. Hey, Koch brothers, Karl Rove, Shellgame Adelson: Democracy trumps money sometimes. Henry Rollins

I’m not into fame. I’m not into making money, outside of financing my books. I’m not into status. My thing is basically about time – not wasting it. Henry Rollins

There is no way you are going to be forgiven for blowing up a village and killing a bunch of people. Henry Rollins

I have been listening to the Stooges’ self-titled first album for well over half my life, and it remains one of the most exciting and essential records I have ever had the good fortune to come into contact with. Henry Rollins

And I love the hate mail I get, the unsigned, misspelled letters I get telling me to go back to Russia or wherever. Henry Rollins

I’m of the opinion that the Democrats have the ideas I agree with more often than not. Reenergizing the middle class and giving people a break. Henry Rollins

Death metal uses a lot of white face paint and black hair dye to make its point. I quite enjoy this genre for its intensity, extremism and underlying irony: You have to be alive to play it and listen to it. Henry Rollins

I forged myself out of a vacuum. I crawl along the highway on hacked off stumps year after year. Some wonder how and why. I never do. Henry Rollins

If I were a doctor, I would prescribe that you addict yourself deeply and irrevocably to music and never, ever seek cure outside of more music. It really is the best drug available. Henry Rollins