"The media says that equality for women has arrived, but if you look around, you still don't see girls playing guitars and having success with it."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Joan Jett on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Joan Jett on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Joan Jett on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Joan Jett on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Joan Jett on Winston Churchill
"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."