"Going through the grief period of my dad and losing him - that was the worst thing because you know when you get that call. When you are seven, eight years old, you have that almost vision in your mind of what that's going to be like and what your going to feel like and it doesn't prepare you."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Richie Sambora on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Richie Sambora on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Richie Sambora on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Richie Sambora on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Richie Sambora on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Being in America isn't old-hat - it's where we're from - but I get excited to be in other parts of the world like Athens and Croatia, which were quite cool. I'm a sightseer. I go see the sights and museums. I'm into that kind of thing."
"You know, no matter what I am or what I do for a living, I'm still, you know, the husband and the dad and the protector of the house, and I have to be conscientious about that."
"I love being a dad. I'd have more kids if I could. I'd take a couple more, one or two more before I croak."
"I'm on a search for my future ex-wife."
"Learning about all those different things psychologically - about grief and my own addictions and problems and stuff like that, and really getting an education on it, I think it was part of the process of it, learning about it and trying to lick it."