Kurt Cobain was and still is an icon in the rock music world. As one of the most popular and talented American musicians, Kurt has changed rock music in many different aspects. When he formed Nirvana in 1987, no one could even imagine that this band would define the whole new sub-genre in music – Grange. Though Nirvana released only three albums, their success they had could hardly be described with words. Without any exaggeration, Kurt Cobain was a symbol of his generation thanks not only to his songs but his attitude towards life. As for the last, we recommend you reading the following Kurt Cobain quotes.
Kurt Cobain Quote
I was looking for something a lot heavier, yet melodic at the same time. Something different from heavy metal, a different attitude.
I like to make people feel happy and superior in their reaction towards my appearance.
“I am not gay, although I wish I were, just to piss off homophobes.” ― Kurt Cobain
I’m not well-read, but when I read, I read well.
“Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you.” ― Kurt Cobain
I have to admit I’ve found myself doing the same things that a lot of other rock stars do or are forced to do. Which is not being able to respond to mail, not being able to keep up on current music, and I’m pretty much locked away a lot. The outside world is pretty foreign to me.
Nobody dies a virgin… Life fucks us all.
Famous Kurt Cobain Quotes
Kurt Cobain had a short life, he committed suicide at the age of only 27 after a long period of struggling with drug addiction and depression. Popularity-wise, Kurt never felt content with being famous, though, as it usually happens with rock stars, he became even more famous after his death. Discover the most famous quotes by Kurt Cobain presented below.
Birds scream at the top of their lungs in horrified hellish rage every morning at daybreak to warn us all of the truth, but sadly we don’t speak bird.
“I would like to get rid of the homophobes, sexists, and racists in our audience. I know they’re out there and it really bothers me.” – Kurt Cobain
Drugs are bad for you. They will fuck you up.
Still never had any friends because I hate everyone for they were so phony.
“Music is first, lyrics are secondary.” – Kurt Cobain
“I use bits and pieces of others personalities to form my own.” – Kurt Cobain
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Most of the music is really personal as far as the emotion and the experiences that I’ve had in my life, but most of the themes in the songs aren’t that personal. They’re more just stories from TV or books or movies or friends. But definitely the emotion and feeling is from me. (Kurt Cobain quote on music)
I just hope I don’t become so blissful I become boring. I think I’ll always be neurotic enough to do something weird.
Nirvana Song Quotes
It’s been 27 years since the world heard the most well-known Nirvana song “Smells like teen spirit”, but it’s still listened to by different generations. The Nirvana lyrics might be confusing sometimes yet their songs discuss issues of current interest. Of course, you know all these quotes from Nirvana songs by heart, but reading them one more time won’t do any harm.
“Forever in debt to your priceless advice.” – Heart-shaped box Lyrics
“I love myself better than you / I know it’s wrong so what should I do?” On A Plain (1991)
“She eyes me like a pisces when I am weak / I’ve been locked inside your Heart-Shaped box for weeks / I’ve been drawn into your magnet tar pit trap / I wish I could eat your cancer when you turn black.” – Heart Shaped Box (1993)
“Sunday morning is everyday for all I care … / And I’m not scared / Light my candles, in a daze / Cause I’ve found god.” –
“Come as you are, as you were/ As I want you to be/ As a friend, as a friend/ As an known enemy.” – Come as You Are (1991)
“And I forget just why I taste / Oh yeah, I guess it makes me smile / I found it hard, it’s hard to find / Oh well, whatever, never mind.” –
Smells Like Teen Spirit (1991)
Kurt Cobain Quotes On Love
What singer doesn’t write love songs? Kurt Cobain was no exception. Some of Nirvana songs like “Heart-shaped box” are dedicated to Courtney Love (Kurt’s wife), other songs describe love in general. We hope that you will like the next Kurt Cobain quotes on love.
There’s good in all of us and I think I simply love people too much, so much that it makes me feel too fucking sad.
Once you fall in love… It’s different.
I have a daughter who reminds me too much of what I used to be, full of love and joy, kissing every person she meets because everyone is good and will do her no harm. And that terrifies me to the point to where I can barely function.
She gives me everything
The kiss my lover brings
She brings to me
And I love her
From And I Love Her lyrics
Kurt Cobain Quotes On Images