Maynard James Keenan, popularly known as MJK, is a renowned American musician and the lead singer of the famous metal band ‘Tool’. He joined army at the age of 17 which helped him fund his studies at a famous art college. After completing his studies, he survived doing petty jobs, and also worked as a bass guitarist for a few local clubs. This helped him work as a backup vocalist for songs of “The Three Little Pigs" where his performance was appreciated. This encouraged him to move to Los Angeles in search of better opportunities and he met Adam Jones. He was fascinated by his singing skills and they went on to form a band called ‘Tool’. They debuted with ‘Undertow’ which turned out to be very successful and was certified as platinum. This was followed by ‘Ænima’ which was a blockbuster and was initially certified as double platinum, and eventually went on to win the ‘Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance’. The band further gave several successful performances but also was in the limelight due to their personal differences. He also formed a band ‘Puscifer’ and proved his mettle as an actor and winemaker. Following are a few renowned quotes and sayings by the multi-faceted artist which have been excerpted from his songs, interviews, thoughts, work and life. Read on the famous quotations and thoughts by Maynard James Keenan.