Rock N Roll Sayings and Quotes

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

Rock and roll is a nuclear blast of reality in a mundane world where no-one is allowed to be magnificent.     

Kim Fowley

Rock'n'roll will never go away completely because it's so fundamentally attractive.     

Alex Turner

Rock and roll is here to stay.     

Neil Young

Rock n' roll is poison put to sound.      

Pablo Casals

The great thing about rock-n-roll is you realize the top of the mountain is big enough for more than one band.     

Paul Stanley

Rock & roll is like a painting. Can great paintings still be done? It depends on who holds the brush.      

Patti Smith

I have Rock 'n' Roll pumping through my veins.     


If you think you are too old to rock 'n roll, then you are.     

Lemmy Kilmister

Rock and roll doesn't necessarily mean a band. It doesn't mean a singer, and it doesn't mean a lyric, really. It's that question of trying to be immortal.     

Malcolm McLaren

Rock'n'roll starts between the legs and goes through the heart, then to the head. As long as it does those three things, it's a great rock song.     

John Mellencamp

Rock and Roll has no beginning and no end for it is the very pulse of life itself.     

Larry Williams

Rock and roll has probably given more than it's taken.     

Charlie Watts

Rock 'n' Roll might not solve your problems, but it does let you dance all over them.     

Pete Townshend

Rock n roll stops the traffic.     


Life is a disease. The only cure is rock 'n' roll.     


There's always gonna be rock n' roll bands, there's always gonna be kids that love rock n' roll records, and there will always be rock n' roll.      

Dave Grohl

Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.     

Tom Larson

You can't kill Rock 'n' Roll. It's here to stay      

Ozzy Osbourne

God gives us the ability, but rock 'n' roll was created by men.      

Little Richard

What would rock and roll be without ambition, craziness, danger, and fun?     

Pete Wentz

You're not a rock 'n' roll person four hours a day or even when you're on stage. It's become the rhythm of your whole life.     

Patti Smith

Rock and roll is the hamburger that ate the world.     

Peter York

Rock 'n' roll is like a circus today.     

Ray Manzarek

The reason kids like rock 'n roll is their parents don't.     

Mitch Miller

Rock 'n' roll never sleeps it just passes out.     

George Thorogood

Rock is rock, and, rock and roll, rock is just short for rock and roll.     

Chuck Berry

Rock 'n' roll will never die. There'll always be some arrogant little brat who wants to make music with a guitar.     

Dave Edmunds

You know, your clothes may say disco, but your eyes say rock n roll.     

Giuseppe Andrews

If Music is a Place -- then Jazz is the City, Folk is the Wilderness, Rock is the Road, Classical is a Temple.     

Vera Nazarian

Girls have got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.     

Joan Jett