"I'm a father. It isn't just my life any more. I don't want my kid finding bottles in the house or seeing his father completely smashed."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Billie Joe Armstrong on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Billie Joe Armstrong on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Billie Joe Armstrong on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Billie Joe Armstrong on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Billie Joe Armstrong on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The things that people do now in sports, you can't even believe. These are complete total athletes. To see what human beings can do in the highest level is amazing."
"I'd love to go to art school. I'd love to learn how to draw. I'd love to be fluent in Spanish. I'd like to be a brain surgeon."
"A lot of punk rock is not going to be in the mainstream. It's below the radar. The beauty of it is that you're not supposed to always know. It's subterranean."
"Set lists are tough because you come up with this structure of how the songs are going to go from one to the next, but at the same time, you have to be spontaneous and take requests and change the set list at the drop of a hat."
"Music - that's been my education. There's not a day that goes by that I take it for granted."