"The first time that you escape from home or the small town that you live in - there's a reason a small town is called a small town: It's because not many people want to live there."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Billie Joe Armstrong on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Billie Joe Armstrong on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Billie Joe Armstrong on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Billie Joe Armstrong on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Billie Joe Armstrong on Robert Frost
"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."
"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."