"I think art is inherently nonviolent and it actually occupies your mind with creation rather than destruction."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Anthony Kiedis on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Anthony Kiedis on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Anthony Kiedis on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Anthony Kiedis on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Anthony Kiedis on Oscar Wilde
"It seems like the chaos of this world is accelerating, but so is the beauty in the consciousness of more and more people."
"I don't even know what words to use to talk about the music industry anymore. But the business has changed a lot - the methods of releasing music."
"I would have to say the person with whom I am most in love is definitely my son, Everly Bear. Although I'm his dad, I'm also his friend."
"As a father now, I wouldn't do what my dad did, because it left me feeling emotionally unstable as a kid. But he didn't do the things he did out of selfishness or malice."
"I know my dad is a big Internet freak, and he's been known to be a Wikileaker."