"I don't even know what sound is, much less what it's for. It isn't to make money that's for sure. I've never made any."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Don Van Vliet on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Don Van Vliet on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Don Van Vliet on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Don Van Vliet on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Don Van Vliet on Mark Twain
"I would never kill a living thing, although I probably have inadvertently while driving automobiles."
"But I have been in some very beautiful churches, then I've looked outside and seen people starving to death."
"Johnny Rotten. He's a big fan of mine. I used to see him out in the audience in England and he'd stand up and holler. He's funny. Smart too, and a nice guy. Don't think he's a jerk because he isn't."
"When I see a dolphin, I know it's just as smart as I am."