"No change in musical style will survive unless it is accompanied by a change in clothing style. Rock is to dress up to."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Frank Zappa on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Frank Zappa on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Frank Zappa on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Frank Zappa on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Frank Zappa on Mahatma Gandhi
"Art is making something out of nothing and selling it."
"One of my favorite philosophical tenets is that people will agree with you only if they already agree with you. You do not change people's minds."
"The computer can't tell you the emotional story. It can give you the exact mathematical design, but what's missing is the eyebrows."
"If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library."
"All the good music has already been written by people with wigs and stuff."