I like being infamous. I think it is safe being a cult.
Achievement results from work realizing ambition.
I didn't lose my virginity until I was 18 The first time was a nightmare. Who shows you how to use a condom?
I have loved eight women in my life. I remember every woman's face.
I have suffered from depression for most of my life. It is an illness.
Let's just say that back in the old days, sex was available every two feet. But I never made love to anybody that did not want me to.
People weren't buying as many records. My record company did not want me. I went through three record companies, went on tour at the wrong time. It destroyed me.
Performing is the most important single action in my life. It is a unique experience of hard work-elation and disappointment. Every move is an experiment in building up a successful repertoire.
I just became a vegetable for three months. I couldn't talk to people. I was very ill and that was part of the reason I left college.
I wanted to make good records. But my problem is I've got a low boredom threshold, so I wanted it to look and sound different with each album, which is really tantamount to suicide, cause people lose it, they lose it - they say: 'I like that, and that's not this.
My daughter's the greatest thing that's happened to me in my life and she turned me into a more responsible man, as opposed to just someone who's a perpetual teenager, thinking you're a man when you're not.
I became a man. Before that I was a little boy.
Antidepressants are very good, but it's a clinical cosh, really. Sometimes you have to be knocked out, just to stop; when you're in that state all you want to do is just sleep, and rest your body and your brain.
I got a little house in East L.A. and did the gardening. I was doing some acting here and there, doing my own thing... getting back to reality.