Music – that’s been my education. There’s not a day that goes by that I take it for granted.

Billie Joe Armstrong Education Quote

For some young people their first experience ever hearing punk rock music was playing the Green Bay Packers on ‘Madden’.

Billie Joe Armstrong Experience Quote

Punk has always been about doing things your own way. What it represents for me is ultimate freedom and a sense of individuality.

Billie Joe Armstrong Freedom Quote

The first time that you escape from home or the small town that you live in – there’s a reason a small town is called a small town: It’s because not many people want to live there.

Billie Joe Armstrong Home Quote

And you don’t want to always write about politics just for the sake of writing about politics.

Billie Joe Armstrong Politics Quote

Our passion is our strength.

Billie Joe Armstrong Strength Quote

A lot of punk rock is not going to be in the mainstream. It’s below the radar. The beauty of it is that you’re not supposed to always know. It’s subterranean.

Billie Joe Armstrong Beauty Quote

Set lists are tough because you come up with this structure of how the songs are going to go from one to the next but at the same time you have to be spontaneous and take requests and change the set list at the drop of a hat.

Billie Joe Armstrong Change Quote

I’m a father. It isn’t just my life any more. I don’t want my kid finding bottles in the house or seeing his father completely smashed.

Billie Joe Armstrong Dad Quote

The things that people do now in sports you can’t even believe. These are complete total athletes. To see what human beings can do in the highest level is amazing.

Billie Joe Armstrong Amazing Quote