"There are people out there who are older who are cool. I want that."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Billy Corgan on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Billy Corgan on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Billy Corgan on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Billy Corgan on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Billy Corgan on Bill Gates
"I'm not interested in pop art."
"Most of my arguments with musicians through the years have had more to do with their attitude about music, or their attitude about their own lives, or their personal responsibility. Music has never really been the big centerpiece of the fight."
"The desire to hit a big home run is dominating the music business."
"I did 13-something years of talking to wrestlers and promoters about why they did certain things and why they booked matches a certain way and what they were thinking and whether they were satisfied with the draw. And I got a lot of insight in the business."
"I'm sort of like a lame, single guy in a red sports car."