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    My daughter's the greatest thing that's happened to me in my life and she turned me into a more responsible man, as opposed to just someone who's a perpetual teenager, thinking you're a man when you're not.
    — Adam Ant
    I'm a rock and roll singer.
    — Adam Ant
    My daughter, Lily Caitlin, means the most to me in the world.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: world  daughter 
     
    When I was on a major label I felt obliged to say yes to every interview, tour and whatever else. The label is always telling you, 'This ain't going to last,' so I worked myself half to death. I learnt from that and I like to pace myself now.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: death 
     
    I have suffered from depression for most of my life. It is an illness.
    — Adam Ant
    I'm blind without my glasses.
    — Adam Ant
    Men look like pandas when they try and put make-up on.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: men 
     
    I became a man. Before that I was a little boy.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: men  boys 
     
    The touring was crazy, it was a lot of work. But I enjoyed it.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: work  crazy 
     
    If you make a mistake, you should enjoy it.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: mistakes 
     
    I have loved eight women in my life. I remember every woman's face.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: women 
     
    I like being infamous. I think it is safe being a cult.
    — Adam Ant
    Antidepressants are very good, but it's a clinical cosh, really. Sometimes you have to be knocked out, just to stop; when you're in that state all you want to do is just sleep, and rest your body and your brain.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: sleep  body  brain 
     
    I am quite an early riser - I usually get up between 5.30 and 6am and take the dogs out.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: dog 
     
    Bad things happen sometimes.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: bad 
     
    I always like to tell a story.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: stories 
     
    Bipolar disorder, manic depression, depression, black dog, whatever you want to call it, is inherent in our society. It's a product of stress and in my case over-work.
    — Adam Ant
    I've never really been nervous about any concerts. I enjoy it so much. All that matters is getting the songs played well, trying to get them to sound as close to the record live, which isn't easy, because my music is quite complicated to play.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: live  song  music 
     
    I could be religious, if they sang the hymns to disco.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: religious 
     
    I wanted to make good records. But my problem is I've got a low boredom threshold, so I wanted it to look and sound different with each album, which is really tantamount to suicide, cause people lose it, they lose it - they say: 'I like that, and that's not this.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: people  suicide  problem 
     
    Since the decline of record companies and music sales, I've always played live.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: live  music  company 
     
    Depression is something that doesn't just go away. It's just... there and you deal with it. It's like... malaria or something. Maybe it won't be cured, but you've got to take the medication you're prescribed, and you stay out of situations that are going to trigger it.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: depression 
     
    Let's just say that back in the old days, sex was available every two feet. But I never made love to anybody that did not want me to.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: sex 
     
    I really knew I wanted to be Adam, because Adam was the first man. Ant I chose because, if there's a nuclear explosion, the ants will survive.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: men  nuclear  adam 
     
    An 18th century brain, in a 21st century head.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: brain 
     
    Creative people are more prone to depression.
    — Adam Ant
    Mental health needs a great deal of attention. It's the final taboo and it needs to be faced and dealt with.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: health  mental  attention 
     
    Achievement results from work realizing ambition.
    — Adam Ant
    I've learned to really just say no. If I don't want to do something, I won't do it. There's nothing that can make me do anything.
    — Adam Ant
    There is always room at the top, don't let them tell you there is not.
    — Adam Ant
    I watched Picasso visit the Planet of the Apes, as the masters rot on walls and the angels eat the grapes.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: master  angel 
     
    To me, style is consistency.
    — Adam Ant
    I want to do a make-up line for men.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: men 
     
    I think what's going on with gorillas is pretty bad. The fact is that you can buy gorilla meat in London any day you want it.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: bad  facts 
     
    I loved being in a band.
    — Adam Ant
    I just think, certainly for live music it should look as good as it sounds.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: live  music 
     
    I feel very grateful to be alive and well enough to make music.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: music 
     
    Mile high club, it's got its ups and downs.
    — Adam Ant
    When they saw you kneeling, crying words you mean. Opening their eyeballs, eyeballs, pretending that your Al Green, Al Green.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: crying 
     
    The brain isn't like the heart. They learned how to transplant a heart. The brain is more complex.
    — Adam Ant
    tags: heart  brain  complex 
     
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