Kurt Cobain Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old kurt cobain quotes, kurt cobain sayings, and kurt cobain proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Pretending to be someone you're not is a waste of the person you are.     

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I'd rather be hated for who I am, rather than loved for who I am not.     

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If you're really a mean person you're going to come back as a fly and eat poop.     

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I don't care what you think unless it is about me.     

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I don't need to be inspired any longer, just supported.     

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I don't care what you think unless it is about me.     

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Rap music is the only vital form of music introduced since punk rock.     

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She eyes me like a pisces.     

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I use bits and pieces of others personalities to form my own.     

Kurt Cobain

It's okay to eat fish because they don't have any feelings.     

Kurt Cobain

Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with your self esteem.     

Kurt Cobain

Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self esteem.     

Kurt Cobain

Punk rock should mean freedom, liking and excepting anything that you like. Playing whatever you want. As sloppy as you want. As long as it's good and it has passion.     

Kurt Cobain

Rap music is the only vital form of music introduced since punk rock.     

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Punk is musical freedom. It's saying, doing and playing what you want. In webster's terms, nirvana means freedom from pain, suffering and the external world, and that's pretty close to my definition of punk rock.     

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If it's illegal to rock and roll, throw my ass in jail!     

Kurt Cobain

Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self esteem.     

Kurt Cobain

We have no right to express an opinion until we know all of the answers.     

Kurt Cobain

Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they aren't after you.     

Kurt Cobain

Do your own thing. Others own their own thing. If you copy too much, you'll find yourself in late night cocktail lounge cover band limbo.     

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Expression and the right to express is vital, anyone can be artistic.     

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The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.     

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People think of life as being so sacred and they feel like this is their only chance and they have to do something with their life and make an impact As far as I'm concerned, it's just a pitstop for the afterlife. It's just a little test to see how you can handle reality.     

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We're so trendy we can't even escape ourselves.     

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Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.     

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My body is damaged from music in two ways. I have a red irritation in my stomach. It's psychosomatic, caused by all the anger and the screaming. I have scoliosis, where the curvature of your spine is bent, and the weight of my guitar has made it worse. I'm always in pain, and that adds to the anger in our music.     

Kurt Cobain