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I'm showing some of my sculptures in Holland in the spring,
by Alan Vega

I'm showing some of my sculptures in Holland in the spring,
so we'll see.
- Alan Vega

I always said I was never gonna be an entertainer,
Suicide was never supposed to be entertainment.
- Alan Vega

We played in Texas about a year ago,
at Emo's,
the famous country and western club in Austin.
And I figured, well, if I'm finally gonna die onstage,
that's where it's going to be!
- Alan Vega

John Coltrane - I've been listening to the 'Trane again.
It blows you away, because I know more now and I hear
more now and I had a life that I've lived!
- Alan Vega

 

Lately I've been listening to some classical music again,
some jazz.
- Alan Vega

Marty and I are playing with the same intensity.
That's the beautiful thing, man, we're actually better now than ever,
probably more intense now than ever,
tighter now than ever.
- Alan Vega

That's why so much of the music today sounds so much alike,
because there's no in-between.
So it's kind of nice to still turn some buttons every now and then.
- Alan Vega

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We're just getting better at our trade,
man.
We know what we're doing, and the reason why is that
we've spent 30 years doing it.
There's nothing that can replace that.
- Alan Vega

It's easy for me to say that now, now I'm a father,
I've got a four-and-a-half year old boy,
I'm a different person.
Well, I'm still the same person, but I'm different.
- Alan Vega

You're gonna laugh when I tell you this,
man, but I'm starting to enjoy Eminem.
- Alan Vega

It was when I saw Iggy Pop, that's what did it for me.
That changed my life pretty much.
- Alan Vega

Experience really does make you better,
man.
- Alan Vega

I like performers who I know are for real.
You can tell, man, there's an intensity about their stuff.
You can tell right away they're real people,
ya know?
- Alan Vega

But of course it's always gonna be Suicide,
our fingerprints, ya know? You can't ever get rid of that.
- Alan Vega

People said that way back in the early days I was probably
one of the first rappers;
the reason is that I couldn't sing,
so I had to talk!
Lou Reed was probably the one who started it all.
- Alan Vega

I did a couple songs with this hip-hop guy named Tim Dark.
He was working in the same studio I've been working in,
he heard my music and he said, aw man,
I've got to do something with you.
- Alan Vega

Every now and then you think about your life,
what you would like to be, you start at Number 1 and you go down to 100.
And down at the bottom, 100, was - Stage.
Go figure.
That would be the last thing.
It terrified me, man.
But I had to do it.
- Alan Vega

But it was great, we sit in the same dressing room where,
like, Johnny Cash sat and Willie Nelson and all those guys.
That was in itself something amazing -
I was on the same space these guys stood on,
ya know?
- Alan Vega

That's what so sad about a lot of modern music,
in my opinion, so many young bands never stay around
long enough to fulfill their ultimate promise.
They only get halfway there or a quarter of the way there.
- Alan Vega

Usually I'm the one who does the covers.
And I just said, man, it would be nice to see what somebody else could do,
outside of this thing.
A fresher look.
And I never, in a million years, would have come up with this.
Believe me!
- Alan Vega

That's something - you laugh about Eminem...
It's funny, man, because I didn't like him when he first came out,
ya know.
It seemed like a big joke.
But I think the guy's for real, and I like his lyrics!
- Alan Vega

And I learned a lot from working with this kid,
and I think he's gonna be a big star.
Remember the name, Tim Dark, because he has something
about his voice that's different from all the other rappers,
even though his style is similar.
- Alan Vega

I probably won't be able to hear it until five years from now anyway.
That's when I always hear my own music.
It takes five years to sit down with it after not hearing
it for a couple of years.
- Alan Vega

That's what my music...
I'm working on a solo record right now,
it's gonna be more hip-hop than anything,
like electronic hip-hop, futuristic hip-hop.
I'm probably gonna be rapping on it.
- Alan Vega

But, Eminem...
No, I've loved rap for a long time, especially when
it got out of its first period and became this gangsta rap,
ya know this heavy rap thing? That's when I started to fall in love with it.
I loved the lyrics.
I loved the beat.
- Alan Vega

Eighty percent of success is showing up.
- Woody Allen

The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes,
foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two.
- Tony Snow

I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man.
I was lying to the press.
- Roger Kahn

Showing cats is addictive.
All you need is one rosette and you're hooked.
- Donna Andrews

Lost In Space fans are going to get organized,
because we'll see them showing up in all the theatres.
- Mark Goddard

It is one of the consolations of philosophy that the
benefit of showing how to dispense with a concept does
not hinge on dispensing with it.
- Willard Van Orman Quine

Not compromising the music, but there is a way,
by just showing the people that you're sincere and
honest with what you're doing,
and by talking to them.
- Chuck Mangione

Men spend their whole lives showing that they're strong and silent.
They fight for independence the way women struggle to connect.
- George Weinberg

Apple is in a position they've been in a lot of times before.
They're like Moses showing the way to the promised land,
but they don't actually go there.
- Tim O'Reilly

I don't have many people showing up at my door.
Very few people come out.
When they do, I get a little suspicious.
I live way up on a hill, way, way back in the country.
- Robert Duvall

Good management consists in showing average people
how to do the work of superior people.
- John D. Rockefeller

Telling lies and showing off to get attention are mistakes
I made that I don't want my kids to make.
- Jane Fonda

Since that first showing of Foolish Wives I have seemed
to walk through vast crowds of people,
their white American faces turned towards me in stern reproof.
- Erich von Stroheim

I am eye.
I am a mechanical eye.
I, a machine, am showing you a world,
the likes of which only I can see.
- Dziga Vertov

My mother is looking forward to it even more than me!
I'll be showing her the bright lights of New York.
- Tom Felton

Everybody sees me as this sullen and insecure little thing.
Those are just the sides of me that I feel it's necessary
to show because no one else seems to be showing them.
- Fiona Apple

Creating a believable world on the ship was very important,
and technically they got better and better and better at showing the ship too.
- Patrick Stewart

Major labels didn't start showing up really until they smelled money,
and that's all they're ever going to be attracted to
is money-that's the business they're in-
making money.
- Ian MacKaye

Slavery can only be abolished by raising the character
of the people who compose the nation;
and that can be done only by showing them a higher one.
- Maria W. Chapman

People of small caliber are always carping.
They are bent on showing their own superiority,
their knowledge or prowess or good breeding.
- Van Wyck Brooks

I don't think movies can ever be too intense,
but people have to understand why you're showing them
the things you are showing them.
- Edward Zwick

We get criticized for showing no personality,
then we get penalized when we do.
- Lindsay Davenport

I was ecstatic they re-named 'French Fries' as 'Freedom Fries'.
Grown men and women in positions of power in the U.S.
government showing themselves as idiots.
- Johnny Depp

The only laugh that man will ever get in his life is
by stripping and showing off his shortcomings.
- David Niven

The economy is showing encouraging signs of recovery.
- George Voinovich

I want the world to get a feel of me,
showing them the way I am and the way I get down.
- Young Buck

I'm not that tough; I'm not that smart.
I need life telling me who I am, showing me my mind constantly.
I wouldn't see it in a cave.
- Richard Gere

I think the tour is doing a better job of showing off
the personalities of the players with their website,
which is filled with tidbits of what the players are up to.
- Jennifer Wyatt

Good leadership consists of showing average people
how to do the work of superior people.
- John D. Rockefeller

We are showing that Englishmen can still die with a bold spirit,
fighting it out to the end.
- Robert Falcon Scott

Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.
- Bruce Lee

Showing up every day isn't enough.
There are a lot of guys who show up every day who shouldn't have showed up at all.
- James Caan

There's no question that many more women artists are
showing worldwide now than they were when I was a young woman,
and that's really great.
- Judy Chicago

To stay on the map you've got to keep showing up.
- Peter Gallagher

Being a CEO still means sitting across the table from
big institutional investors and showing your leadership
and having them believe in you.
- Christie Hefner

I love taking you inside a world that you're not apart
of and showing how actually works.
- Jerry Bruckheimer

Bore children, and they stop reading.
There's no room for self-indulgence or showing off or setting the scene.
- Mark Haddon

We're showing kids a world that is very scantily populated
with women and female characters.
They should see female characters taking up half the planet,
which we do.
- Geena Davis

For the past few years, I was the more visible Asian performer,
and I think it gave young girls a kind of role model
showing it's possible to actually reach success doing movies.
- Joan Chen

I keep showing decade after decade that I am a real performer.
- Patti LaBelle

I have observed, too, that the people of the many countries
that I have visited are showing an ever increasing
interest in the classical and traditional music of their own cultures.
- George Crumb

Status anxiety definitely exists at a political level.
Many Iraqis were annoyed with the US essentially for reasons of status:
for not showing them respect,
for humiliating them.
- Alain de Botton

Your allegiance is with your spouse;
you cannot break that by showing allegiance to your ex-spouse.
- Connie Sellecca

There are many facts showing that Putin's people enriched
themselves by using power mechanisms so that's why
for them losing power means losing their fortunes.
- Garry Kasparov

Wild at Heart made a few people angry-they thought
I was exploiting women by showing that when a woman
says no she really means yes.
- Laura Dern

I feel I'll take on the responsibility of showing the
world a whole different kind of Latin woman.
- Eva Mendes


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