You get s*** when you don’t pretend you’re f****ing too cool for school, and we are not too cool for school! We are just basically teaching the class people don’t want to attend, and the class is, How to F***ing Make a Living Doing What You Love 101. And also, How to F***ing Beat the Haters Off With a Stick and Let Them Suck Your D***. That’s the 200-level class.” / “That was very poetic,” (Dan) Auerbach says.
Patrick Carney, drummer and otherwise multi-instrumentalist of the Black Keys in Rolling Stone, January 19, 2012, Issue 1148