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All the art for Tool is done by the me and the band. ...
by Adam Jones

All the art for Tool is done by the me and the band.
- Adam Jones

I'm my own worst critic and I think everyone in the band is a perfectionist.
- Adam Jones

If you become addicted and a junkie,
well,
that's your fault.
- Adam Jones

I'm a bass player from way back and Paul is a guitar
player and we've been in many bands.
- Adam Jones

 

Doing the stereotypical solo bores me.
- Adam Jones

I'm not into solos, I'm into lyrics.
- Adam Jones

I'm not a geek about equipment, I just know what I like.
- Adam Jones

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I played violin and got into that Suzuki program in the second grade.
- Adam Jones

That's what I love about our music -
it'll never be a hit because you can't dance to it.
- Adam Jones

I think putting labels on people is just an easy way
of marketing something you don't understand.
- Adam Jones

If I play anything that sounds like a solo,
it's gonna sound like a lyric.
- Adam Jones

I listen to Helmet - and I love Helmet,
they're a great band - but every song sounds the same.
- Adam Jones

I personally don't like to use as many effects because when you play live,
something always goes wrong.
- Adam Jones

We could have gone with much bigger labels and more money,
but we wanted to go with a company that is LA based,
all in the same building, and really understands what the artists want.
- Adam Jones

I've never worried about how long the song is.
- Adam Jones

I've always dabbled on guitar, but never took lessons.
- Adam Jones

Different people get different things out of the images.
It doesn't matter what it's about, all that matters
is how it makes you feel.
- Adam Jones

We're more into expressing ourselves than making radio hits.
- Adam Jones

As far as the grunge thing, there are three bands from
Seattle that I would call true grunge.
- Adam Jones

I'm not a good guitar player.
- Adam Jones

But if you want to be in a band and write music,
then you should just be in a band and write music.
- Adam Jones

I think people like Steve Vai are so boring.
- Adam Jones

With four perfectionists in the band,
we have a hard time reaching perfection.
- Adam Jones

When we played with the Rollins Band,
we'd keep songs going until we felt like ending it.
- Adam Jones

The Melvins are grunge.
- Adam Jones

I have a record company starting.
It's called Flesh Records and I'm putting together music for porno movies.
- Adam Jones

We wanted to take as much time and effort making the
video as we did the song.
- Adam Jones

Many of the songs on Undertow were written at the time Opiate came out.
- Adam Jones

I haven't listened to much music lately;
I've been out of it.
- Adam Jones

I mean, Tool has a style, but we try to make all our
songs sound different from each other.
- Adam Jones

I seriously do not think Nirvana is grunge.
- Adam Jones

That's the thing I like about my sound.
It's real raw and very unsafe compared to a solid state kind of sound.
- Adam Jones

We have meetings with our record label to tell them how to market us.
- Adam Jones

My approach is to be part of a band that makes music,
not hit songs.
- Adam Jones

I use Gibson guitars; I prefer the Les Paul custom.
- Adam Jones

The supreme art of war is
to subdue the enemy without fighting.
- Sun Tzu

Besides the noble art of getting things done,
there is the noble art of leaving things undone.
The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials.
- Lin Yutang

Tell me what company thou keepst,
and I'll tell thee what thou art.
- Miguel de Cervantes

Motivation is the art of getting people to do
what you want them to do because they want to do it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Your life is the manifestation of your dream;
it is an art.
You can change your life anytime if
you aren't enjoying the dream.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Courage is the art of being the only one
who knows you're scared to death.
- Earl Wilson

Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself,
and dies of all others.
- Albert Camus

The beauty one can find in art is one of the pitifully
few real and lasting products of human endeavor.
- Paul Getty

I've never really had a hobby, unless you count art,
which the IRS once told me I had to declare as a hobby
since I hadn't made money with it.
- Laurie Anderson

Art is an invention of aesthetics, which in turn is
an invention of philosophers...
What we call art is a game.
- Octavio Paz

Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
- Jonathan Swift

Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time.
Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things
which always become ugly with time.
- Jean Cocteau

So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
- Alexander Pope

When I think of art I think of beauty.
Beauty is the mystery of life.
It is not in the eye it is in the mind.
In our minds there is awareness of perfection.
- Agnes Martin

Every human is an artist.
The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz

Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking
at girls and persuade themselves that they have a better idea.
- John Ciardi

Be slow to fall into friendship;
but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
- Socrates

All art is autobiographical.
The pearl is the oyster's autobiography.
- Federico Fellini

The history of art is the history of revivals.
- Samuel Butler

Just smiling goes a long way toward
making you feel better about life.
And when you feel better about life, your life is better.
- Art Linkletter

No heirloom of humankind captures the past as do art and language.
- Theodore Bikel

When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
- Oscar Wilde

When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next
to a God made object like a tree or flower.
If it clashes, it is not art.
- Paul Cezanne

Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward
what is arcane and concealed.
- Khalil Gibran

Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.
- Jean Rostand

Minimal art went nowhere.
- Sol LeWitt

Of all lies, art is the least untrue.
- Gustave Flaubert

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things,
but their inward significance.
- Aristotle

Art in Nature is rhythmic and has a horror of constraint.
- Robert Delaunay

Art, in itself, is an attempt to bring order out of chaos.
- Stephen Sondheim

Even a true artist does not always produce art.
- Carroll O'Connor

What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for the spirit.
- John Updike

Art begins with resistance - at the point where resistance is overcome.
No human masterpiece has ever been created without great labor.
- Andre Gide

Art hurts.
Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home.
- Gwendolyn Brooks

My imagination can picture no fairer happiness than
to continue living for art.
- Clara Schumann


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