"Getting into music has changed my personality and way of doing things. I'm far more open now."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Shaun White on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Shaun White on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Shaun White on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Shaun White on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Shaun White on Ray Charles
"I'm proud of the U.S.A. We've done some amazing things. To wear our flag in the Olympics is an honor."
"Surfers have the most attitude."
"I think everybody can agree that you can hear a certain song and it will put you in a certain mood, and that's just the beauty of music and I am so inspired by that."
"You know the best thing about competition? There's this whole strategy game, and when it all works out its like solving that hard math equation. You finally get the answer and you're so happy."
"I think guitar is the best thing in the world."