"I think when I was a kid, and I was in England and it was all about The Stones, The Who, The Kinks and The Beatles and that's what my dad was into."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Slash on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Slash on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Slash 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."Slash on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Slash on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I allow myself one nice car."
"So when I got to be about 13 or 14, I started listening - even though my parents music was way cool - to contemporary hard rock at that time, which was Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Ted Nugent and all that, and that's just where I came from."
"My dad is a huge rock and roll lead guitar fan. I didn't even really know that until recently. Everything has to have a guitar solo in it."
"My dad is a huge rock n' roll lead guitar fan."
"You know, when you really connect with the instrument and everything just comes out on an emotional level very naturally through your playing. That's, you know, a great night. And I think the reason I love touring so much is you're chasing that high around all the time, trying to have another good night."