Serj Tankian Quotes

Top 39 wise famous quotes and sayings by Serj Tankian

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Serj Tankian quotes: Sometimes it's better to have a benign dictator than a dumb democracy, to be honest. Sometimes it's better to have a benign dictator than a dumb democracy, to be honest.
Serj Tankian quotes: As an artist, you never want to write the same song again, you always want to challenge yourself to writing in a different way. As an artist, you never want to write the same song again, you always want to challenge yourself to writing in a different way.
Serj Tankian quotes: Corporatization is the descendant of industrialization. Corporatization is the descendant of industrialization.
Serj Tankian quotes: Life is that perfect fine line between ironies. Life is that perfect fine line between ironies.
Serj Tankian quotes: Touring and putting out records is fun and cool, but I've been doing it for a long time. Touring and putting out records is fun and cool, but I've been doing it for a long time.
Serj Tankian quotes: I write music when I'm free and for no particular project in mind. I write music when I'm free and for no particular project in mind.
Serj Tankian quotes: Sometimes a good love song can change the world and create positive energy more than any political song can. Sometimes a good love song can change the world and create positive energy more than any political song can.
Serj Tankian quotes: It's the idea of a multi-sensory experience stemming from music that opened my interest into painting, to be honest. It's the idea of a multi-sensory experience stemming from music that opened my interest into painting, to be honest.
Serj Tankian quotes: I'm a huge Beatles fan, but I've only really gotten into them as an adult. I'm a huge Beatles fan, but I've only really gotten into them as an adult.
Serj Tankian quotes: Day is just a collection of hours. Day is just a collection of hours.
Serj Tankian quotes: In the last few years I've been listening to jazz more than anything else. I listen to a lot of world music and experimental here and there. In the last few years I've been listening to jazz more than anything else. I listen to a lot of world music and experimental here and there.
Serj Tankian quotes: I've always tried to listen to a lot of different music from around the world. I've always tried to listen to a lot of different music from around the world.
Serj Tankian quotes: As long as people are living their truth or their vision, whether they're activists or not, that's the important thing. As long as people are living their truth or their vision, whether they're activists or not, that's the important thing.
Serj Tankian quotes: I'd rather let the music speak for itself. I'd rather let the music speak for itself.
Serj Tankian quotes: The living ideas of the dead are more powerful and effective than the dead ideas of the living. The living ideas of the dead are more powerful and effective than the dead ideas of the living.
Serj Tankian quotes: People always ask me 'do you think there should be more bands doing political music?' and I say 'absolutely not.' People always ask me 'do you think there should be more bands doing political music?' and I say 'absolutely not.'
Serj Tankian quotes: The percentage of Americans in the prison system, has doubled since 1985. The percentage of Americans in the prison system, has doubled since 1985.
Serj Tankian quotes: I think every artist should follow their vision, their hearts is what they need to reveal, not something that society is looking out for. I think every artist should follow their vision, their hearts is what they need to reveal, not something that society is looking out for.
Serj Tankian quotes: What does civilization mean to you, and what would its ending bring to the world? What does civilization mean to you, and what would its ending bring to the world?
Serj Tankian quotes: To deny a genocide because of convenience and expediency having to do with an illegal war or occupation in Iraq to me, is double hypocritical. To deny a genocide because of convenience and expediency having to do with an illegal war or occupation in Iraq to me, is double hypocritical.
Serj Tankian quotes: A lot of pop music is based on trying to make people remember it so that they'll buy it. To me, it was not about that. A lot of pop music is based on trying to make people remember it so that they'll buy it. To me, it was not about that.
Serj Tankian quotes: Awareness in our society has flipped all types of injustice on its head. Awareness in our society has flipped all types of injustice on its head.
Serj Tankian quotes: The most important thing about music that I've learned after all this time is that to me, it's a way of reaching the truth. The most important thing about music that I've learned after all this time is that to me, it's a way of reaching the truth.
Serj Tankian quotes: Political statements are usually more direct, and it works with the upbeat music as well, for some reason, the directness of your statements. Political statements are usually more direct, and it works with the upbeat music as well, for some reason, the directness of your statements.
Serj Tankian quotes: Anti-depressan ts Controlling tools of your system Making life more tolerable Making life more tolerable Anti-depressan ts
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Making life more tolerable
Serj Tankian quotes: Science has failed our mother Earth. Science has failed our mother Earth.
Serj Tankian quotes: I don't want to spend all my time working as an activist. I don't get satisfaction out of it. I'd rather be doing something else. I'm a musician. I don't want to spend all my time working as an activist. I don't get satisfaction out of it. I'd rather be doing something else. I'm a musician.