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Ville Valo quotes

Falling in love is the best way to kill your heart because then it's not yours anymore. It's laid in a coffin, waiting to be cremated.

Music's always been really cathartic. It's the best drug for me to get away from the everyday pressures just for a second via a good song.

Women are always beautiful.

Art is always criticized and always an outsider gets the blame.

I'm only 26 - I don't know anything about life yet. Life is like a puzzle and my pieces are spread all over the world.

I've always been a huge reggae fan.

There's always reasons to make mistakes. Because then you do new mistakes next time. So they're beautiful mistakes.

I love Johnny Cash but I don't love country music that much.

Music for me is an emotional thing and it really does make me happy. It's not a tool for me to get fame or see my face in the papers or anything like that. It's about the fact that I really do enjoy it.

I haven't been baptised. My dad's not in the church and is not a religious person. My mum is more spiritual - she does Thai-chi and goes to Stonehenge and things like that. I'm proud to be pagan. Finland is not really a religious country. I'm still looking for my god.

Even at school I studied ethics instead of religion.

I'm a huge fan of James Dean, that got me started. Nowadays I smoke four packs in a day.

So basically, I think music at its best can be everything. It can be totally stupid and very intellectual and emotional at the same time. I don't think all those things shut each other out.

I have never acted in one and I'm not at all interested to do so either.

I haven't travelled that much before so this is the first time I get to see the big cities of Europe. I've never even been to US.

I'm a collecting maniac and I buy a lot of books and records. I have over thousand cds.

I'm living my dream right now. I get to make music, perform and travel.

Love is the funeral of hearts.

The guys in Kiss use some make up too so at first it was exiting. I've almost stopped using make-up nowadays.

Unfortunately we just toured the East and West coasts so we didn't run into any rednecks.