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We knew that we wanted to play heavy music but I hadn't
by Adam Rich

We knew that we wanted to play heavy music but I hadn't
gotten into melody and things like that.
- Adam Rich

You don't want the biggest record deal as far as money goes,
you just want to make sure that the people at the label
really support your band and the music and stuff.
- Adam Rich

Being on Ozzfest has been a great way for us to break
out and show metal fans that we have a heavy side.
- Adam Rich

I really didn't think about song writing.
- Adam Rich

 

Being a new band, I just can't think of a better way
to get your name out to all of the Hard-Rock crowd
than playing with twenty of the biggest Hard-Rock bands in the world.
- Adam Rich

Hopefully people can look at our band and see that we're a heavy rock band.
We're definitely not a metal band, but we're a band
that focuses on meaningful lyrics and melody.
- Adam Rich

Lyrically we tried to just not be the same as a lot
of the other crap that is out there right now.
- Adam Rich

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I wanted to write some lyrics that had some meaning to them,
lyrics that were meaningful to me and hopefully people
can take something from that.
- Adam Rich

A lot of big labels will just sign bands like a write off.
- Adam Rich

Everything is completely democratic in this band so
far and that is the way that we would like to keep it.
- Adam Rich

We really try to make sure that the band writes the songs,
not just one person.
- Adam Rich

You have to make sure that your assets and your back
is protected before you make any big decisions.
- Adam Rich

I think that every band tries to mature their sound through their existence,
you know?
- Adam Rich

Well, our songwriting process is pretty collective.
- Adam Rich

It is, we wanted to make a record that reflected our
love of Hard-Rock music and it is sort of Metal though
we don't really describe ourselves as Metal.
- Adam Rich

As far as I can see there are no problems with people
in our band as far as the relationships go anyway.
- Adam Rich

Musicians don't respect a lot of the stuff that is
on TRL and a lot of musicians think that stuff on the
radio is not good musically so when musicians say that
they like us it obviously feels good.
- Adam Rich

Actually, we got signed in November of 2000 with Dreamworks
which is the most amazing label.
We have friends on other labels and though we are not
selling millions of records,
yet, they treat us with tons of respect and give us some very good guidance.
- Adam Rich

Whether you like another band's music or not you never
know who is going to take you out on tour or who you
are going to be friends with and that is just something that is important to us.
- Adam Rich

That was our first major tour and we got a chance to
play in front of like 5000 people every day so it was
like a Rock and Roll boot camp for us really,
we learned a lot and made a lot of good friends.
- Adam Rich

So you have to just be really careful and make sure
that when a deal comes along,
that it's like the right deal for you...
not necessarily the most money, because you have to
pay the record label that back in like record sales and stuff.
- Adam Rich

I want it said of me by those who knew me best,
that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower
where I thought a flower would grow.
- Abraham Lincoln

Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best
that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower
where I thought a flower would grow.
- Abraham Lincoln

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?
- Robert H. Schuller

When we hate our enemies, we are
giving them power over us:
power over our sleep, our appetites,
our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness.
Our enemies would dance with joy if only
they knew how they were worrying us,
lacerating us, and getting even with us!
Our hate is not hurting them at all,
but our hate is turning our own days
and nights into a hellish turmoil.
- Dale Carnegie

We are now at a point where we must educate our children
in what no one knew yesterday,
and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.
- Margaret Mead

I breathed a song into the air,
It fell to earth, I knew not where;
For who has sight so keen and strong,
That it can follow the flight of song -
The song from beginning to end,
I found again in the heart of a friend.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

When I saw you I fell in love,
and you smiled because you knew.
- commonly but falsely attributed to William Shakespeare

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

John Candy knew he was going to die.
He told me on his 40th birthday.
He said, well, Maureen, I'm on borrowed time.
- Maureen O'Hara

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

Without music, life would be a mistake...
I would only believe in a God who knew how to dance.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

The more he became truly wise,
the more he distrusted everything he knew.
- Voltaire

I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath
toys were a toaster and a radio.
- Joan Rivers

I wasn't anything special as a father.
But I loved them and they knew it.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.

A person is smart. People are dumb,
panicky dangerous animals and you know it.
Fifteen hundred years ago everybody knew
the Earth was the center of the universe.
Five hundred years ago,
everybody knew the Earth was flat,
and fifteen minutes ago,
you knew that humans were alone on this planet.
Imagine what you'll know tomorrow.
- the movie Men in Black

If we knew what it was we were doing,
it would not be called research, would it?
- Albert Einstein

I always knew that food and wine were vital,
with my mother being Italian and a good cook.
- Robert Mondavi

So my father was a person who never lied to me.
If I had a question, he answered it.
I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
- Nick Cannon

My family knew, but most of the sporting world did
not realize that my right hand been some 75% paralyzed.
- Bill Toomey

I wanted to escape so badly.
But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school.
It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.
- Zhang Ziyi

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail?
- Robert H. Schuller

My father? I never knew him.
Never even seen a picture of him.
- Eminem

All my life I knew that there was all the money you could want out there.
All you have to do is go after it.
- Curtis Carlson

If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house
with the conscious design of doing me good,
I should run for my life.
- Henry David Thoreau

The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description;
one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
- Lord Chesterfield

But when it came to jamming and writing songs like we used to,
we realized Brandon was a huge spirit in the band.
Who knew? It was just something we had to learn.
- Edie Brickell

Mr. Arthur Ashe, he was good.
I read some of his books.
He knew about everything, but he was real quiet and didn't talk much.
I never met him.
- Mike Tyson

I knew I couldn't solve it.
Because I couldn't figure out what made her drink when things were going well.
- David Gest

I wouldn't mind paying taxes - if I knew they were
going to a friendly country.
- Dick Gregory

It's been about ten years since I've worked with actors who knew their lines!
- John Hughes

I knew from a very young age that there was something very wrong with me.
- Patty Duke

Tony knew me both as an athlete and as a person.
He cared for me like a father.
- Dennis Eckersley

When he hit a ground ball to you, you knew you had
to make a good throw because he was going to be running.
- Juan Marichal

I knew real show business from my father,
who had been an actor since he left the world of boxing.
- James Earl Jones

Everything was magnificent so far, even if I knew my part of dramas.
- Jacky Ickx

It's a tough case and the first time Reacher needs
to recruit somebody to help him out.
He uses a woman he knew in the army she's a fascinating character.
- Lee Child

I felt very honored, and I knew that people would be watching very closely,
and I felt it was very, very important that I do a good job.
- Sally Ride

First of all, it was in my contract.
I knew I would be directing an episode.
- Anthony Michael Hall

I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who
lay abed late in the morning.
- Jonathan Swift

When I started, I knew I didn't fit any visual that
anyone was going to lie down and take their clothes off about.
Work doesn't come to me; I go out and look for it.
- Whoopi Goldberg

I'd stand in line for Confession with old people and little kids,
and as the line moved up, I knew when I got into the box that I would lie!
Again!
- Mercedes McCambridge

Be assured that if you knew all, you would pardon all.
- Thomas Kempis

My nose itched, and I knew I should drink wine or kiss a fool.
- Jonathan Swift

I just wish we knew a little less about his urethra
and a little more about his arms sales to Iran.
- Andy Rooney

Possibly he knew, as he wrote this, that he was mad -
because inside every madman sits a little sane man saying 'You're mad,
you're mad.'
- Graham Swift

I knew that as a DJ from 1970 on up that I would eventually come with this sound.
I brought out all these other break beats that you
hear so much on a lot of these records.
- Afrika Bambaataa

Things were so bad we ate rabbits that neighbours had
run over and gave to us because they knew we were broke.
- Al Purdy

Sometimes you are being interviewed by someone and you think,
if I knew this person they'd be my best friend.
Other times you're being interviewed by a complete jerk.
- Judith Guest

Nobody knew in advance that in vitro fertilization would be,
by and large, safe.
- Leon Kass


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