Gerard Way QuotesQUOTES BY GERARD WAYMore Like This
"If you don't go to high school you will definitely go to jail."
'I know the minute I touch a drink again is the minute I lose everything I've got.'
'Being blonde served a purpose but after a while I started to feel less and less like myself.'
"I'd rather be a creature of the night than an old dude."
"So many people treat you like you're a kid so you might as well act like one and throw your television out of the hotel window."
"Be Yourself, Don't take anyone's shit and never let them take you alive..."
"So how was Christmas for you guys? Did you all get lots of nice black t-shirts?"
"If you're gonna buy me a present, don't spend more than twenty five bucks, you'll get a blowjob anyway."
"Surrounding myself with fans makes me feel like I'm not going through it alone."
"The Devil got landed with a shitty job, he has to deal with assholes everyday, he's probably bored as hell."
"When I was writing it, I was remembering how hard it was to be a 16-year-old in high scho
MICKEY WAYS QUOTESQUOTES BY MIKEY WAYMore Like This
"There's less violence in the world when people are using Hula-Hoops."
"I'm the spiritual advisor of the band."
"This band is metal in that we have a lot of metal in our instruments, and there's quite a lot of metal on my belt buckle as well."
"Yeah, I'm kind of upset that I'm going to die tomorrow." (On the "Ghost of You" video)
"We always had a vision but we weren't sure if it would translate of just come off as Pretentious." (On starting the band)
"We all have very humble backgrounds and very geeky interests."
"I could eat my body weight in sushi."
"Ashlee Simpson told me she had our CD."
"Yeah, I had a headache, really bad. I was in a gas station and there was a pot of coffee and I looked at it for about a minute and then my brother (motions at Gerard) got a coffee and he taunted me."
"We're really greedy about the electricity in our iPods. We hoard it. We're like, 'Yo, I'm only on half a fuck battery and I have a plane ride!'"
"I like Popsicles."
Frank: "Has go
The Happy-SadsMore Like This
Normally I don't post a blog when Gerard posts something on Tumblr, but last night he wrote a moving blog about his struggles with depression and anxiety. I'm impressed that he shared so much with us. I always respect celebrities who don't portray themselves as flawless gods or goddesses, and are honest about their struggles. Some of this was painful to hear, but it's well worth the read, especially if you've dealt with mental illness yourself.
I never thought about how mental illness was regarded when Gerard was growing up, and it was heartbreaking to read that Gerard's (and presumably Mikey's as well) issues weren't taken seriously until much later in life. Even now, there's a stigma. I always think about the time a year ago when I got into the car and asked my mom if she'd gotten the results of my blood test. (She took me to the doctor because she thought I was too skinny, where I launched i