"I'm being a dad and a good husband."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Chad Smith on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Chad Smith on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Chad Smith 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."Chad Smith on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Chad Smith on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Playing well with others is important - not being too flashy, just keeping good time and of course coming up with cool beats. A good snare drum, kick drum, high hat. Just getting good at the hand feet coordination."
"In some of the L.A. clubs, people can act too cool to get into your music. That can get to be a bit much."
"Jazz can be so serious, no sense of humor."