Sid Vicious may have lived a short life, but he left behind a legacy of punk music and a host of incredible one liners.
The controversial musician was a trail blazer, at least when he wasn’t smashed. Sid was smarter than he looked and had a sharp wit when he was ready.
The former Sex Pistols bass player died in 1979, but we must remember this very troubled but brilliant punk God. In that vein, here are eleven of his most memorable quotes:
“You just pick up a chord, go twang, and you’ve got music.”
Loaded staff writer Danielle De La Bastide has lived all over the planet and written for BuzzFeed, Thought Catalog as well as print publications throughout the Caribbean.