"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."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Jonathan Davis on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Jonathan Davis on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Jonathan Davis on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Jonathan Davis on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Jonathan Davis on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."
"When I listen to music, I don't want to hear about flowers. I like death and destruction."