"You've got to be ready to be in a great relationship."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Billy Corgan on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Billy Corgan on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Billy Corgan on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Billy Corgan on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Billy Corgan on Winston Churchill
"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."