Quotes by Frank Zappa

Frank Vincent Zappa was an American musician, composer, activist and filmmaker. His work is characterized by nonconformity, free-form improvisation, sound experiments, musical virtuosity, and satire of American culture.

The best Quotes and Sayings

If you end up with a boring, miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on television telling you how to do your shit, then you deserve it.

Character, Self-ConfidenceFrank Zappa
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If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.

College, LibrariesFrank Zappa
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Communism doesn't work because people like to own stuff.

CommunismFrank Zappa
 
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You can't be a real country unless you have a beer and an airline. It helps if you have some kind of a football team, or some nuclear weapons, but at the very least you need a beer.

Beer, Nuclear WeaponsFrank Zappa
 
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Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid.

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Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.

FoolishnessFrank Zappa
 
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Without deviation progress is not possible.

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Politics is the entertainment branch of industry.

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