"Blackheart Records being 25 years old represents staying power and the fact that we weren't able to get a record out through conventional means, so we had to create this record company to put out our records if we wanted to be a band that had records to give out to their fans."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Joan Jett on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Joan Jett on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Joan Jett on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Joan Jett on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Joan Jett on Booker T. Washington
"I figured out it was a social thing, what women were allowed to do. At a very young age, I decided I was not going to follow women's rules."
"We were really grown up for our age and it was an incredible special band."
"Cutting meat out of your diet is the best thing you can do for animals and your own health."
"The follow your dreams thing is really important because so many people are railroaded into taking other paths by their family, their friends, people who should be supportive going, 'What are you talking about?' Even just seemingly regular career paths, but if it's not what people expect for you they kind of react funny."
"Factory farming is one of the biggest contributors to the most serious environmental problems. The meat industry causes more greenhouse gas emissions than all the cars, trucks, planes and ships in the world."