„I take pride as the king of illiterature.“

—  Kurt Cobain

Very Ape.
Song lyrics, In Utero (1993)

„I found it hard,
It was hard to find
Oh well, whatever, never mind.“

—  Kurt Cobain

Smells Like Teen Spirit.
Song lyrics, Nevermind (1991)

„I need an easy friend
I do, with an ear to lend.“

—  Kurt Cobain

About a Girl.
Song lyrics, Bleach (1989)

„I wouldn’t wear a tie-dyed tee-shirt unless it was dyed with the urine of Phil Collins and the blood of Jerry Garcia.“

—  Kurt Cobain

As quoted in Melody Maker (1992-07-18).
Interviews (1989-1994), Print
Variant: I would only wear a tie dyed T Shirt if it were dyed with the urine of Phil Collins and the blood of Jerry Garcia. [p. 269]

„I need you around
To remind me what not to become.“

—  Kurt Cobain

Blandest.
Song lyrics, Posthumously released (post-1994)

„Rap music is the only vital form of music introduced since punk rock.“

—  Kurt Cobain

As quoted in M.E.A.T (1991-09).
Interviews (1989-1994), Print

„What are they tuning, a harp? I thought we were a big rich rock band. We should have a whole bunch of extra guitars.“

—  Kurt Cobain

1993-11-18 at Sony Music Studios, New York City, New York (MTV Unplugged).
Stage banter

„Something in her eyes
Must be the smoke in my lungs.“

—  Kurt Cobain

Clean Up Before She Comes.
Song lyrics, Posthumously released (post-1994)

„OK, you trained monkeys, everybody jump up and down. Let's bring back the good old pogo!“

—  Kurt Cobain

1993-12-31 at Oakland Coliseum Arena, Oakland, California, in between "About a Girl" and "Lithium".
Stage banter

„In Aberdeen, I hated my best friends with a passion, because they were idiots.“

—  Kurt Cobain

As quoted in The Daily Of The University Of Washington (1989-05-05).
Interviews (1989-1994), Print

„Zits are beauty marks.“

—  Kurt Cobain

As quoted in Sassy (1992-04).
Interviews (1989-1994), Print

„They're claiming that [the grunge bands] finally put Seattle on the map, but, like, what map? …I mean, we had Jimi Hendrix. Heck, what more do we want?“

—  Kurt Cobain

From an interview with Marc Coiteux on Musique Plus, 1991-09-21, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Interviews (1989-1994), Video

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“

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