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I was typing ‘don’t panic’ and my phone autocorrected it to 'no not yet’ and I have never been so proud of my phone before in my life because I have successfully emoified it

Quality Quotes: Punk
  • “Punk is musical freedom. It’s saying, doing and playing what you want. In Webster’s terms, ‘nirvana’ means freedom from pain, suffering and the external world, and that’s pretty close to my definition of Punk Rock.” –Kurt Cobain, Nirvana
  • “To me, punk is about being an individual and going against the grain and standing up and saying 'This is who I am’.” –Joey Ramone, the Ramones
  • “To me, punk rock is the freedom to create, freedom to be successful, freedom to not be successful, freedom to be who you are. It’s freedom.” –Patti Smith
  • “Punk is not just the sound, the music. Punk is a lifestyle.”-Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day
  • “Questioning anything and everything, to me, is punk rock.” –Henry Rollins, Black Flag
  • “'Punk’ doesn’t mean Mohawks and safety pins. It’s about not conforming.” –Patrick Stump, Fall Out Boy
  • “I don’t think punk ever really dies, because punk rock attitude can never die.” –Billy Idol, Generation X
  • “I never wanted to go back and relive the glory days; I just want to keep moving forward. That’s what I took from punk. Keep going. Don’t look back.”- Paul Simonon, The Clash
  • “When the punk thing came along and I heard my friends saying, I hate these people with the pins in their ears. I said, Thank God, something got their attention.”-Neil Young
  • “I never thought of punk rock as the absolute act of rebellion for the sake of rebellion. There’s a lot of that in there, but for me I think punk rock was always about questioning things and making decisions for yourself, which is a great message to pass on to your kids.” –Mark Hoppus, Blink 182