"When I listen to music, I don't want to hear about flowers. I like death and destruction."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Jonathan Davis on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Jonathan Davis on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Jonathan Davis on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Jonathan Davis on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Jonathan Davis on Helen Keller
"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."