"Our music's kind of about taking something ugly and making it beautiful."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Jerry Cantrell on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Jerry Cantrell on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Jerry Cantrell on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Jerry Cantrell on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Jerry Cantrell on Ray Charles
"Rehearsals and this band are two words that don't really go together, kinda like Military Intelligence."
"I'm just thankful to have a tour and work something I can focus on."