"I take the work seriously, just not myself in it."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Henry Rollins on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Henry Rollins on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Henry Rollins on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Henry Rollins on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Henry Rollins on Maya Angelou
"I'm 36 and if I met a woman of my own age and married her, I'd also be marrying her former life, her past. It might be OK for some people - I don't want to judge it or anything - but it's not for me. It would destroy my creativity."
"Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own."
"I need to do things on my own, need to be left alone."
"Being an artist is dragging your innermost feelings out, giving a piece of yourself, no matter in which art form, in which medium."
"Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better."