Quotes by Frank Zappa

"So many books, so little time."

"Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible."

"If you end up with a boring miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on television telling you how to do your shit, then you deserve it."

"If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library."

"A mind is like a parachute. It doesn't work if it is not open."

Books by Frank Zappa

  • Apostrophe
  • 62 ratings
  • August 1st 2003 by Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Hot Rats
  • 48 ratings
  • February 1st 2001 by Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Over-Nite Sensation
  • 19 ratings
  • January 1st 2011 by Hal Leonard Corporation

    (first published October 1st 2003)

Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa

  • Date of birth: December 21, 1940
  • Died: December 04, 1993
  • Born: in Baltimore, The United States.

  • Description: Frank Vincent Zappa was an American composer, musician, and film director. In a career spanning more than 30 years, Zappa established himself as a prolific and highly distinctive composer, electric guitar player and band leader. He worked in almost every musical genre and wrote music for rock bands, jazz ensembles, synthesizers and symphony orchestra, as well as musique concrète works constructed from pre-recorded, synthesized or sampled sources. In addition to his music recordings, he created feature-length and short films, music videos, and album covers.

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