Rock Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Rock Quotes

#1. I had never thought of a tomato as a fruit - the ones I had known were mostly white in the center and rock hard. But this was so luscious, so tart I thought it victorious. So - some tomatoes tasted like water, and some tasted like summer lightning. - Author: Stephanie Danler
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#2. Wanting to be a rock star, I get it. I'm like, 'Oh, my God, dude! The freedom!' - Author: Orlando Bloom
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#3. Cinna slid down the bar, sassing three groomsmen and
winking at a fourth on her way.
"I totally get why some animals eat their young," Pepper said. - Author: Jamie Farrell
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#4. A poet might die at twenty-one, a revolutionary or a rock star at twenty four. But after that you assume everything's going to be all right. you've made it past Dead Man's Curve and you're out of the tunnel, cruising straight for your destination down a six lane highway whether you want it or not. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#5. I'm a huge fan of Canadian rock-and-roll. When I was growing up, Rush came out with a record called Hemispheres, and I must have listened to that record for two years straight. Even when I was asleep I had it on. So, yeah, whenever I hear a Rush tune, the first thing I think of is Toronto. - Author: Kiefer Sutherland
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#6. AC/DC is a prime example of taking that blues rock thing and just living in that world. They only really move the furniture around a little on each album, but it still works. - Author: Joe Perry
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#7. You're right. So right. My heart is a god among mere mortals. A queen among peons. A rock star among the masses. There's nothing to worry about. Everything will be okay. - Author: Nicole Williams
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#8. I spent time at my grandfather Dino's gourmet store where he brought in chefs from Naples to cook. I thought of them as rock stars. - Author: Giada De Laurentiis
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#9. After quitting my job with Sea Rock, I became a Mukta Arts flunky. - Author: Ronit Roy
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#10. The dominant male is history. Could you see a male Lady Gaga? The closest we've got is Justin Bieber, who'd be locked up if he tried the stuff Gaga gets away with. Women are the only rock stars now. Adele is brutally honest. I want to be like her. - Author: Tom Odell
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#11. It's nice sometimes to be the river rather than the rock. - Author: Jo Beverley
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#12. Now I know what it's like to be a rock star. No, I didn't sleep with 5 groupies at once. But I was interviewed about 45 times in 5 days in 3 cities. - Author: Tony Visconti
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#13. Listen to the river sing sweet songs to rock my soul. - Author: Jerry Garcia
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#14. The Mekons are the most revolutionary group in the history of rock 'n' roll. - Author: Lester Bangs
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#15. The key to staying together is making sure you guys like each other and need each other. - Author: Chris Rock
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#16. It's kind of too movie-like to say, "When I started climbing, I knew I wanted to climb Everest some day." Instead, I just started rock climbing as a kid, when I was 16, and then I started teaching and a buddy of mine started taking me out. - Author: Erik Weihenmayer
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#17. I do think that's one of the strengths of the show is every year there's sort of the giant rock gets thrown into the stream and Selina has to figure out how to get around the rock. It's in Veep's DNA, whether anyone realized it or not, to constantly be changing. - Author: David Mandel
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#18. 'I Want To Hold Your Hand' is a great classic by Paul McCartney and John Lennon, I sure love that song. I did like the classic version, a rock-oriented song, then someone heard me do it with the Grant Green approach - Grant Green and Larry Young did it, with a bossa nova beat on the funky side. - Author: George Benson
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#19. People are always going to, you know, find something wrong with people who are not the exact same as them. That's just what it is. Black, white, short, tall, religions, whatever. People are bad. - Author: Chris Rock
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#20. People called rock & roll 'African music.' They called it 'voodoo music.' They said that it would drive the kids insane. They said that it was just a flash in the pan - the same thing that they always used to say about hip-hop. - Author: Little Richard
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#21. Love was magma, shooting from the Earth. It had the potential to form pillars of rock that would last for a thousand years or plumes of ash that choked the sky. - Author: Diana Peterfreund
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#22. I'd worked for, during one period, for a PR firm, and for a while Rock Hudson was a client of ours, so I knew him well, and I knew when he had AIDS, that he had AIDS, but I would not write about that. - Author: Robert Osborne
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#23. I'm not trying to overcome my father or fill his shoes or reach any kind of level that he did. We're talking about a Mozart of rock music. - Author: Sean Lennon
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#24. If you're the president you only have two jobs: peace and money. - Author: Chris Rock
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#25. I can be patient, Vivienne, and I believe you're worth waiting for. - Author: Samantha Chase
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#26. Jesus Christ was the original rock'n'roll star. He gave people reasons to live in the rut they were living in. He was the first man to say, "You don't have to have human sacrifices, 'cause human sacrifices hurt somebody, you know?" Just believe in the spirit that is within you. - Author: Ozzy Osbourne
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#27. Rock bottom demands we pay a price for the ride back to the top. - Author: Toni Sorenson
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#28. We all have very different musical DNA, and we all follow different musical paths. Yet there is a unifying quality about rock'n'roll that helps instill confidence and hope in millions of fans at times in their lives when little else makes sense. - Author: Robert Hilburn
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#29. She headed for a wide flat rock on the creek's bank, her posture still demanding 'no trespassing' but no longer 'trespassers will be shot. - Author: Kristen Heitzmann
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#30. The sea ebbs and flows, but the rock remains unmoved. - Author: Robert Murray M'Cheyne
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#31. Mother is the rock, I am the ocean. I have to pout and roll my eyes for hours until she finally wears down and crumbles into a thousand grains of beach sand. It takes a lot of energy. I don't think I have it in me. - Author: Laurie Halse Anderson
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#32. When I was younger I knew I could do anything - I could be the president if I wanted to, but that was a stupid idea - I'd rather be a rock star. - Author: Kurt Cobain
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#33. There was somewhere, if you knew where to find it, some place where money could be made like drawing water from a well, some Big Rock Candy Mountain where life was effortless and rich and unrestricted and full of adventure and action, where something could be had for nothing. - Author: Wallace Stegner
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#34. On rock, in gravel, and alluvial mud, under the bright sky of - Author: Charles Dickens
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#35. I was never ready to give up, but I did get words of confidence to move forward from a few musicians that had climbed up the totem pole of rock. They were encouraging words that struck a nerve with me and made me stronger. - Author: Lita Ford
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#36. I still love the skinny jeans thing and I wear my favorite leather jacket constantly. I like being kind of a rock star. I love that I can feel comfortable in a small dress or I can feel comfortable wearing a baggy T-shirt. - Author: Ellie Goulding
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#37. grave goods by themselves. 9. Hunter-gatherers made these handprints about 9,000 years ago in the 'Hands Cave', in Argentina. It looks as if these long-dead hands are reaching towards us from within the rock. This is one of the most moving relics of the ancient forager - Author: Yuval Noah Harari
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#38. Rock concerts are the churches of today. - Author: Craig Chaquico
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#39. The great thing about rock-n-roll is you realize the top of the mountain is big enough for more than one band. - Author: Paul Stanley
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#40. Rhyme is the rock on which thou art to wreck. - Author: John Dryden
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#41. By the time I was 18, I had absorbed punk rock from America, Britain, and the West Coast. All of it was so dark and weird and different and cool and hot and sexy and rebellious. It was a fist-in-the-air kind of rebellion that I wasn't getting from the '70s mainstream. - Author: Michael Stipe
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#42. The feathers have been retired to the London Hard Rock Cafe. I don't obsess about it as much. Also, it's strange - the better physical shape I get in, the less I care about what suit I'm covering myself up in. I'm not really out to flaunt it, but I'm just more comfortable in my own skin. - Author: Brandon Flowers
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#43. The only thing standing between her and her beautiful new home was her own silly insecurity and Matt Reed. - Author: Samantha Chase
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#44. I love the dynamic contrast between the spontaneous shots and the more formal, pro-rock-star photos. - Author: Bruce Pavitt
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#45. I grew up listening to everything. And rock and roll has always been a big, big part of it - as big a part of what I do as any other type of music. - Author: Jason Aldean
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#46. All any girl really wants is just love and a man. But what man can put up with a rock-n-roll star? - Author: Janis Joplin
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#47. Oprah is so rich, I saw John Kerry proposing to her. - Author: Chris Rock
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#48. Rock n' roll is poison put to sound. - Author: Pablo Casals
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#49. Nitre, vitriol, cinnabar, alum, salt ammoniac, sublimated mercury, rock salt, alcali salt, common salt, rock alum, alum schist, arsenic, sublimate, realgar, tartar, orpiment, verdegris. - Author: Leonardo Da Vinci
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#50. At those moments his secret loathing of Big Brother changed into adoration, and Big Brother seemed to tower up, an invincible, fearless protector, standing like a rock against the hordes - Author: George Orwell
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#51. I did not want to be somebody who lived off his reputation. I wanted to continue to be part of the modern music scene. - Author: Mick Rock
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#52. I wake up every day trying to give something back to you that you can rock to and be proud of. - Author: Kanye West
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#53. There's an edge to real rock 'n' roll. It's all that matters. - Author: Neil Young
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#54. This guy kept telling us that rock was the big thing, everyone's talking about the big thing, our band was the big thing. So he made us change our name to The Big Thing. Can you believe that?! - Author: Terry Kath
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#55. Senator [George] Mitchell is a man of many talents and he's swift on his feet, but one would not think of him as 'dancing with the stars.' And we had this great rock 'n' roll fund raiser. - Author: Barbara Mikulski
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#56. I look back on my life, comin' out of Macon, Georgia - I never thought I'd be a superstar, a living legend. I never heard of no rock and roll in my life. - Author: Little Richard
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#57. Jane reminds us that God is in his heaven, the monarch on his throne and the pelvis firmly beneath the ribcage. Apparently rock and roll liberated the pelvis and it hasn't been the same since. - Author: Emma Thompson
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#58. If I was money-motivated, I wouldn't have joined a rock band with three other Armenian guys. - Author: Daron Malakian
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#59. I'm John Lee Hooker in the sense that he was a blues man and he played blues his whole life. I'm a rock guy and I'm going to play rock music my whole life. - Author: Sammy Hagar
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#60. If you want to be a rock star, you're not going to just walk on stage. You gotta go practice in the garage until your fingers bleed. I always say that - the same with writing and the same with filmmaking - if it's really your passion, you've just got to stick with it and do it. - Author: Robert Rodriguez
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#61. I'm glad people think I'm a badass. I'm a rock and roller, and I'm an R&B and a blueswoman. I don't do fairy music, although I love Celtic music and sensitive music. There's a balance between ballads and kick-ass songs. - Author: Bonnie Raitt
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#62. Punk rock will never die, until something more dangerous replaces it. - Author: Jello Biafra
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#63. The ultimate act of heroism shouldn't be death. You're always saying you want to give Baz the stories he deserves ... So you're going to kill him off? Isn't the best revenge supposed to be a life well-lived? The punk-rock way to end it would be to let them live happily ever after. - Author: Rainbow Rowell
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#64. Monstrous shiny black beetles the size of goats unfurled their wings, writhed and festered at the very top of the sharp rock formation. - Author: Paul Ikin
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#65. And took us to the end of long, dark tunnels, which were filled with green rock and dust. My job was to load rock after it had been blasted, and I did this for seven hours a day. I grew - Author: Alexander McCall Smith
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#66. Women can have all the evidence but they still want the confession. - Author: Chris Rock
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#67. We can get airplay all across the board, from CHR to Active rock. - Author: Steve Brown
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#68. The secret to longevity in the music business is to change, and to be able to change. An actor has to assume other people's identities. A rock star doesn't need to do that. But change is important. - Author: Nick Cave
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#69. What geomancy reads what the windblown sand writes on the desert rock? I read there that all things live by a generous power and dance to a mighty tune; or I read there all things are scattered and hurled, that our every arabesque and grand jete is a frantic variation on our one free fall. - Author: Annie Dillard
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#70. You don't just have to be influenced by rock, or goth, anymore. It's okay to say, 'My influences are Tin Pan music from Bali and Rihanna.' There are still so many combinations that haven't been done yet. - Author: Grimes
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#71. When I as reading and writing, I was in that exhilarating place where the life of the imagination is more real than the tiles and soil and rock under my feet. - Author: Deborah Lawrenson
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#72. And a rock feels no pain; And an island never cries. - Author: Paul Simon
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#73. Stand firm on the solid rock! - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#74. I do find myself at the moment, due to the success of School of Rock, to be on people's radar a little. - Author: Richard Linklater
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#75. We're a gumbo of American music, and aren't ashamed to play pop or soul or rock because we all grew up on radio. - Author: Jonathan Cain
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#76. You don't pay taxes-they take taxes. - Author: Chris Rock
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#77. With Rock Band, you can play along to Black Sabbath or Nirvana and possibly find new ways of appreciating their artistry by being allowed to perform parallel to it. Rock Band puts you inside the guts of a song. - Author: Carrie Brownstein
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#78. Anyone who thinks they're happy should really see a doctor, because there is no reason to be happy. - Author: Marilyn Manson
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#79. Many young people are building their lives on the rock of materialism. I find across the country a deep economic discontent among people in every walk of life. - Author: Billy Graham
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#80. A victory? What have we won? We've won a rock in the middle of a wasteland, on the shores of a poisoned sea. - Author: Peter O'Toole
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#81. Everyone was going crazy, like they'd just witnessed the birth of Jesus and the invention of electricity at the same time. Jude was a rock star, their savior, and they were paying him homage. - Author: Nicole Williams
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#82. I think the hip hop world and the rock world still have a lot in common, but it certainly seems like things happen and break at a much faster pace in the hip hop world. - Author: Bubba Sparxxx
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#83. They have written volumes out of which a couplet of verse, a period in prose, may cling to the rock of ages, as a shell that survives a deluge. - Author: Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
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#84. Most people get into bands for three very simple rock and roll reasons: to get laid, to get fame, and to get rich. - Author: Bob Geldof
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#85. A rock star is expected to act like a mess, sound like a mess and look like a mess. People don't expect you to show up on time and be a professional. But when you're a pop star, you have to do all that, look perfect and be a role model. - Author: Tove Lo
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#86. When this ultimate crisis comes... when there is no way out - that is the very moment when we explode from within and the totally other emerges: the sudden surfacing of a strength, a security of unknown origin, welling up from beyond reason, rational expectation, and hope. - Author: Emile Durkheim
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#87. This is the Rock, sweetheart," the owner added. "There's no tragedy you can't profit from. - Author: Henry Mosquera
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#88. When people say you're doing something radical in rock or dance music, I'm not sure how special that is. What we do is so old-fashioned. It's like trying to do something innovative in tap-dancing. - Author: Jonny Greenwood
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#89. In Nashville, there is a historic tendency to work the lyric to death while settling for music that works. In pop or rock, it can be the other way around. - Author: Michael Kosser
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#90. A more important reason is that the bands will intuitively trust someone they think is a peer, and who speaks fondly of the same formative rock and roll experiences. - Author: Steve Albini
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#91. The alt-right 2016 is like punk rock 1977: it's daring, new, socially unacceptable, inevitable, and scaring the crap out of everyone. - Author: Michael Stutz
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#92. I've never believed in so much as I do the BVB Army. Rock and Roll is my religion. And Rock and Roll is back. I love all of you outcast. - Author: Jinxx
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#93. The justification for rap rock seems to be that if you take really bad rock and put really bad rap over it, the result is somehow good, provided the raps are barked by an overweight white guy with cropped hair and forearm tattoos. - Author: John Jeremiah Sullivan
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#94. I'm not a rock star, I'm a rock bright-light. - Author: Jay Gordon
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#95. Doing one movie every two years is about all I can handle 'cause, being the creator at '30 Rock', my year there starts in the middle of June and goes back around until March. - Author: Tina Fey
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#96. Rock music is electronic music, dependent entirely on electronic circuitry and amplification. - Author: John Frusciante
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#97. I'm no less rock 'n' roll than anyone else, I'm pretty normal. - Author: Konnie Huq
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#98. My ma says a rock lasts forever, but people don't, and that's what makes them more precious. - Author: Shannon Hale
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#99. Punk rock has become another viable art form. It always was. But now it's like everyone's doing it. - Author: Tre Cool
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#100. Spacewalking is a little like rock climbing in that everything, including and especially oneself, must be tethered or docked at all times. If you forget to tether a tool, it's gone. Ditto yourself. - Author: Mary Roach
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