"I don't believe in organized religion - I dealt with them hand in hand, and a whole bunch of Catholic priests tried to molest me. Telling me I was gay and I should go home with them and stuff."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Jonathan Davis on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Jonathan Davis on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Jonathan Davis on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Jonathan Davis on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Jonathan Davis on Albert Camus
"It is quite annoying that we have to change the sound we invented just to avoid sounding like people who simply copy us, but... it is flattering and of course challenging."
"We're not trying to change the world just music."
"At first I was queasy I'll never forget the sound of the scalpel cutting a body open. But it was so cool trying to work out how these people died."
"It's really cool to see glowsticks at the show, to see dance music culture infiltrating and becoming one with the metal community."
"The kids out there want something they can relate to, something that's real most of that whiny stuff isn't real. The cheesy pop songs just bore me to death."