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A collection of quotes and thoughts by Nikki Sixx on music, writing, drugs, diary, life, humor, mind, youth, children, corruption, feelings, hurt, love and sex.

37 Great Quotes By Nikki Sixx That Will Rock Your World

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Nikki Sixx, born Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna, Jr., is an American musician, radio personality, co-founder, lead lyricist, and bassist of ‘Mötley Crüe’ band. Nikki started his musical journey by joining Blackie Lawless-led band – ‘Sister’ – as a bassist. After his short stint in ‘Sister’, he co-founded the band ‘London with Lizzie Grey’ in 1978 and was later joined by Nigel Benjamin as the vocalist. Nikki, along with drummer Tommy Lee, founded ‘Mötley Crüe’ in 1981 and was joined by singer Vince Neil and guitarist Mick Mars. From 1981 to 2000, the band released eight albums – ‘Too Fast for Love’, ‘Shout at the Devil’, ‘Theatre of Pain’, ‘Girls, Girls, Girls’, ‘Dr. Feelgood’, ‘Mötley Crüe’, ‘Generation Swine’, and ‘New Tattoo’. The band released its last album ‘Saints of Los Angeles’ in 2008 and was officially disbanded in 2015. In 2002, Nikki founded a band ‘Brides of Destruction’ with Tracii Guns, which released two albums ‘Here Come the Brides’ in 2004 and ‘Runaway Brides’ in 2005. In 2006, Nikki founded a new band ‘Sixx:A.M.’ with guitarist DJ Ashba and lyricist James Michael. The band released six albums since its inception – ‘The Heroine Diaries Soundtrack’, ‘This is Gonna Hurt’, ‘7’, ‘Modern Vintage’, and ‘Prayers of the Damned Vol. 1 and Vol. 2’. Here are some quotations and sayings by the renowned musician which have been excerpted from his writings, music, songs, lyrics, interviews, work and life. Go through the notable quotes by Nikki Sixx that are sure to strike the right chord.

Selling my soul would be a lot easier if I could just find it.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

When You've lost it all....thats when you realize that Life is Beautiful.

- Nikki Sixx

When you can’t climb your way out of such a hole, you tend to crouch down and call it home…

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

There is something about spending Christmas alone, naked, sitting by the Christmas tree gripping a shotgun, that lets you know your life is spinning dangerously outta control.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Life is like a long ride to nowhere in particular.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

I was so happy every morning when I woke up that I was pissing smiley faces.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Sometimes I think I should just buy a blow-up party doll. Same level of intelligence, plastic, and full of air. The problem is, I'd probably fall in love.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

There's nothin like a trail of loo to fin your way ack home

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

It would be too much for me to deal with to be sitting up there next to God, Bon Scott, Sid Vicious, and Jimi Hendrix, and hear somebody read my obituary from below: NIKKI SIXX DIED TODAY...FUCKING GOLFING

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Friends tell each other what nobody else is willing to tell you.

- This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Nikki Sixx

Which side of the blade is sharper? The lie or the truth? It all seems irrelevant when your jugular is sliced open and you’re lying in a pool of blood for the whole world to see.

- Nikki Sixx

I used to think the only way to be truly alive is to confront your mortality.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Life can be cruel. Its been my struggle, my personal battle, my obsession to make people see that different isnt always bad.

- This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Nikki Sixx

What's worse? Being strung out or being fat?

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Ozzy Osbourne and Motley Crue in New Orleans on Mardi Gras = bad idea!

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

People want to see the car crash instead of the race. But, when you're the one in the car that's crashing, it's not much fun. I'm enjoying the race.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Let go, and let God.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Live in the moment. Moments make history.

- This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Nikki Sixx

Stay beautiful, keep it ugly.

- Nikki Sixx

In life, when the baggage gets too heavy, you have to put it down.

- This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Nikki Sixx

Don't waste your death on a half assed life

- Nikki Sixx

Just let it happen and, I promise you, all that is magic will appear.

- This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Nikki Sixx

Your shallow men shall dream, dreams, your insightful men shall see visions.

- Nikki Sixx

Like Hemingway said, the only thing that could spoil a day was people.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

UNUSED LYRIC I’ve never been to Eden But it’s nice I hear tell When I die I’ll go to heaven ’Cause I’ve done my time in hell

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

A friend tells you the truth, that your breath stinks and you need a bath. An enemy tells you that you look great and you shouldn’t change a thing.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

What's the best angle to cut someone's throat? Well, usually from behind. That's usually how it works.

- Nikki Sixx

I wanted to help him but I guess ultimately you can only slay the dragon yourself. All that I could do was help him sharpen his sword if he needed me to.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Life was full of surprises, with too many bruises and not enough Band-Aids.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

The dying could be easy…it was the living that I didn’t know if I could do…

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

P.S. Hey what has 48 legs and 12 teeth? The front row in Alabama…

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

I guess you had to lose So the rest of us could win Your only fame and fortune has left you And he’s holding this paper and pen.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

BABY KILLS She carries Mother’s Bible Mixes Valium with her beliefs

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

I don’t fear death; I welcome it with open arms and a smirk. But until that wondrous day, I will continue to savor and celebrate all those who have graduated before me.

- This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Nikki Sixx

Life is a series of hits and misses and tests that never end, but the reward is when you win Heaven just because you gave it your best try.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx

Creativity in its purest form is when you're willing to stand erect, eyes slammed shut, and let yourself fall

- Nikki Sixx

I guess we all get to live out our destiny, even those of us who have to choose the worst one imaginable. So why did I take this strange, dark trip? Well, I have a little 1-2-3 theory on this.

- The Heroin Diaries: A Year In The Life Of A Shattered Rock Star, Nikki Sixx