78+ Best Led Zeppelin Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of vocalist Robert Plant, guitarist Jimmy Page, bassist/keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John Bonham. Profoundly inspirational Led Zeppelin quotes will challenge the way you think, and make your life worth living.

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Famous Led Zeppelin Quotes

In the days of my youth, I was told what it means to be a man. Now I’ve reached that age, I’ve tried to do all those things the best I can. No matter how I try, I find my way into the same old jam. — Led Zeppelin

I realized what Led Zeppelin was about around the end of our first U.S. tour. We started off not even on the bill in Denver, and by the time we got to New York we were second to Iron Butterfly, and they didn’t want to go on! — Robert Plant

I think at that point we were aspiring to be a Led Zeppelin kind of a band where you could pick up your acoustic instruments or you could go out and rock or you could play a country song. I love all those bands we got mentioned with, but it never felt like we fit into that group very well. So the fact that they’re still saying, ‘The band that survived grunge’ is kind of funny. — Jeff Ament

Woman, I can’t quit you babe. I think I’m gonna put you down for a while. — Led Zeppelin

The Weezer ‘Blue’ Album is a classic. I think My Morning Jacket’s ‘Circuital’ is a great album to have. Any Led Zeppelin album. Pink Floyd ‘The Dark Side Of The Moon’ or ‘Animals.’ I always catch myself at concerts being like, ‘Oh, I just stared at the drummer for 15 straight minutes.’ I study them. — Christopher Mintz-Plasse

When I was little and I was introduced to Led Zeppelin, I didn’t know what a zeppelin was or who Zeppelin was or what the machine was. The real meaning is whatever feelings and memories you attach to the music. — Kyp Malone

It’s Creed meets Zeppelin meets Doors with 7’s (influence). So it’s going to have some thump in the back and rock over the top of it — but I’m not going to rap. I’m going to sing. — Scott Stapp

If the sun refused to shine, I’d still be loving you. If mountains crumble to the sea, there will still be you and me. — Led Zeppelin

The pain of war cannot exceed the woe of the aftermath. — Led Zeppelin

That’s really the thing that got me into playing a lot – getting excited about playing along with my favorite bands like Zeppelin and Black Sabbath. — Chad Smith

There’s that feeling I get when I look to the west, and my spirit is crying for leaving — Led Zeppelin

So anytime somebody needs you, don’t let them down. Although it grieves you, some day you’ll need someone like they do. — Led Zeppelin

And so today, my world it smiles,Your hand in mine, we walk the miles,Thanks to you it will be done,For you to me are the only one. — Led Zeppelin

You built my hopes so high then ya let me down so low. Don’t ya realize, sweet baby? Woman, I don’t know which way to go. — Led Zeppelin

Way, way down inside, I’m gonna give you my love. I’m gonna give you every inch of my love. — Led Zeppelin

In my time of dyin’, want nobody to moanAll I want them to do is take my body home — Led Zeppelin

California sunlight – sweet Calcutta rain – Honolulu starbright – the song remains the same. — Led Zeppelin

We are eagles of one nest – the nest is in our soul. — Led Zeppelin

Hey, girl, I got something I think you ought to know. Hey, babe, I wanna tell you that I love you so. I wanna hold you in my arms, yeah! I’m never gonna let you go,’cause I like your charms. — Led Zeppelin

You know, whatever. I mean, with Soundgarden I’m sure everyone said we were a Led Zeppelin rip-off so, it doesn’t really matter. — Matt Cameron

I don’t feel a real need to specify the meaning of something. When I was little and I was introduced to Led Zeppelin, I didn’t know what a zeppelin was or who Zeppelin was or what the machine was. The real meaning is whatever feelings and memories you attach to the music. — Kyp Malone

If we were going to do this for the first time and we’re covering a Led Zeppelin album, let’s do Led Zeppelin I . — Jake Sproul

I should have quit you, long time ago. I wouldn’t be here, my children down on this killin’ floor. — Led Zeppelin

You been bad to me, woman, but it’s coming back home to you. — Led Zeppelin

I know when I wear a Led Zeppelin shirt, I am happy to put that Led Zeppelin shirt on. It’s not, ‘Well, they kind of suck.’ — Nikki Sixx

It’s fadin’ away, can’t feel you anymore. Don’t care what you say ’cause I’m goin’ away to stay. — Led Zeppelin

Well, they call me the hunter, that’s my name.  They call me the hunter, that’s how I got my fame. Ain’t no need to hide. Ain’t no need to run ’cause I’ve got you in the sights of my gun! — Led Zeppelin

They showed me this album sleeve, the new Led Zeppelin album, and I said ‘very nice’ and handed it back. ‘No, go on – look again’ they said, and then I saw this song ‘Hats off to Harper’. It was very, uh… to be honest, it’s been more of a burden than anything. A hell of a thing to live up to. — Roy Harper

For a long time, when I was very young, I went to go see arena rock bands. I was 16, and it was all I could get in to see, legally. And I saw Led Zeppelin and Ted Nugent and Van Halen and all that. — Henry Rollins

Then as it was, then again it will be, and though the course will change sometimes, rivers always reach the sea. — Led Zeppelin

I’ll give you all I’ve got to give, rings, pearls, and all. I’ve got to get you together, baby, I’m sure, sure you’re gonna crawl. — Led Zeppelin

I think the greatest records we’ve ever heard, from Zeppelin to Purple to Sabbath to The Who, were all recorded in the studio live. — Glenn Hughes

It was really, really good. You made me happy every single day.  But now… I’ve got to go away! — Led Zeppelin

How many more times, treat me the way you wanna do? When I give you all, my love, please, please be true. — Led Zeppelin

Many times I’ve lied, many times I’ve listened, many times I’ve wondered how much there is to know. — Led Zeppelin

I love the Beatles, and when I was very young, I had young parents, so Led Zeppelin and Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix and the Beatles constantly were big influences on my life. — Phil Anselmo

These are the seasons of emotion and like the winds they rise and fall…Upon us all a little rain must fall. — Led Zeppelin

I grew up listening to a lot of classic rock, everything from the Grateful Dead and Led Zeppelin to Deep Purple and the Beatles. — Josh Nielsen

I don’t think I’ll be remembered in a big Michael Jackson, Led Zeppelin way. I think I’ll be remembered in this way: by the people who were there, who can’t capture or explain it. I’m not trying to brag or anything. It’s not about me. It’s about facilitating a good time for everyone. — Skrillex

Led Zeppelin would never have reformed if he or Jimmy Page were bald. — Paul Weller

I know what it means to be alone, I sure do wish I was at home.  I don’t care what the neighbors say, I’m gonna love you each and every day.  You can feel the beat within my heart.  Realize, sweet babe, we ain’t ever gonna part. — Led Zeppelin

My style of singing has always been referred to ‘soul’ singing when it fact it’s more influenced by English R&B Blues Shouting. I’m closer to Led Zeppelin as a vocalist than to Ella Fitzgerald. It was torture dealing with major labels. — Alison Moyet

Robert Plant . That’s a little bit different because there was never fire in LED ZEPPELIN . It always had a note to it. He never screamed. With Robert Plant it was like, we still have to do music, we have to do notes. So, Robert Plant: Amazing vocalist, but he never did fire. He did heat and he did it really well. As well as Ozzy Osbourne and AC/DC and Bon Scott . This kinda heat thing has gone on for 20, 30 years. — Melissa Cross

And it’s whispered that soon if we all call a tune, then the Piper will lead us to reason. And a new day will dawn for those who stand long, and the forests will echo with laughter. Does anybody remember laughter? — Led Zeppelin

When all is one and one is all, to be a rock and not to roll. — Led Zeppelin

The next Led Zeppelin is playing somewhere, and they’ll likely never make it because there’s no infrastructure for it. They’ll never get a chance. — Sean Kinney

There’s a lady who’s sure all that glitters is gold, and she’s buying a stairway to heaven. — Led Zeppelin

Shake for me, girl. I wanna be your backdoor man. — Led Zeppelin

Sweet little baby, I don’t know where you’ve been.  Gonna love you baby, here I come again. — Led Zeppelin

Right from the first time we went to America in 1968, Led Zeppelin was a word-of-mouth thing. You can’t really compare it to how it is today. — Jimmy Page

When you’re the master of the off-chance, well, you don’t expect a lot. — Led Zeppelin

Lyin’, cheatin’, hurtin, that’s all you seem to do. Messin’ around with every guy in town, puttin’ me down for thinkin’ of someone new.  Always the same, playin’ your game, drive me insane. Trouble is gonna come to you one of these days and it won’t be long. You’ll look for me but baby, I’ll be gone. This is all I gotta say to you, woman: Your Time Is Gonna Come. — Led Zeppelin

I was supposed to go see Led Zeppelin when I was in, like, the 8th or 9th grade, and then John Bonham died and I never was able to. For me, music is such a huge part of my life, and I use songs like memory triggers. So a lot of my memories of being a kid and growing up are associated with different songs. — Eddie McClintock

Yes, there are two paths you can go by, but in the long run, there’s still time to change the road you’re on. — Led Zeppelin

Every day I work so hardBringin’ home my hard earned payTry to love you baby, but you push me away. — Led Zeppelin

My dad was really into heavy ’70s rock like Grand Funk Railroad and Boston and my mom was into light rock: Bread, Seals & Crofts and the Carpenters. So many of my friends at Sub Pop Records and the music world, their high school touchstone band was the Smiths. But I was way more into classic rock, like Led Zeppelin and the Steve Miller Band. I was more into the redneck Midwest music bands more than anything else. — Eric Johnson

I grew up on oldies like the Beatles and the Beach Boys, Led Zeppelin and The Who. — Drake Bell

I don’t know what it is that I like about you, but I like it a lot. Won’t let me hold you, let me feel your lovin’ charms. — Led Zeppelin

Cryin’ won’t help you, prayin’ won’t do you no good No, Cryin’ won’t help you, prayin’ won’t do you no good When the levee breaks, mama you got to move — Led Zeppelin

Of any guitarist, Jimmy Page was my biggest influence. I wanted to look, think and play like him. Zeppelin had a heavy influence on Rush during our early days. Page’s loose style of playing showed an immense confidence, and there are no rules to his playing. — Alex Lifeson

Squeeze me, baby, till the juice runs down my leg. The way you squeeze my lemon, I’m gonna fall right out of bed. — Led Zeppelin

Yes, there are two paths you can go byBut in the long runThere’s still time to change the road you’re on. — Led Zeppelin

We’re trying to write the next album while we’re on the road, kind of like Led Zeppelin did it in their early days. I know some of my favorite ideas come at like 8 in the morning, so I’ve just been an insomniac the last little while, like literally just up till 10 a.m. and I’ll sleep for like three or four hours. And some of the best stuff comes out of that. — Steve Bays

Popular music has always been rooted in the blues, whether it’s Adele or Led Zeppelin or Sam Cooke. It’s just the beat that changes. — L.A. Reid

If the sun refused to shine, I would still be loving you. When mountains crumble to the sea, there will still be you and me. — Led Zeppelin

So tonight you better stop and rebuild all your ruins, because peace and trust can win the day despite all your losing. — Led Zeppelin

Kind woman, I give you my all; kind woman, nothing more. — Led Zeppelin

Standing on a hill in my mountain of dreams, telling myself it’s not as hard, hard, hard as it seems. — Led Zeppelin

I should have listened, baby, to my second mind. Everytime I go away and leave you, darling, you send me the blues way down the line. — Led Zeppelin

When I was a kid, we weren’t really supposed to listen to secular music. But one day, I found a ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ cassette tape in the garage, and it was just amazing-sounding music, not like anything I’d heard before. I remember thinking: ‘Well, if God created music, why is his music in church not as good as this?’ — Nathaniel Rateliff

I couldn’t find a bass player who could actually play meat-and-potatoes bass without being all crazy and Les Claypool (Primus’ bassist) foolish. I decided to find another guitar player, so I could become a bass player, — Led Zeppelin

So if you wake up with the sunrise and all your dreams are still as new, and happiness is what you need so bad, girl, the answer lies with you. — Led Zeppelin

Jeans & Classics have a great reputation as one of the more highly rated national touring symphony pops program groups. The Jeans ‘n’ Classics band — there are several of them — do covers of great bands of the past. There’s a Led Zeppelin band. They have a Beatles Band. And people really swear by them. They are very well rehearsed and they are very polished. — Ted Hale

So many things for me are unfortunate in the commercialization of something that is special. It’s like when Led Zeppelin appears in Cadillac commercials. There’s something that is taken away from your love of this thing and your connection to it. — Chris Carter

Someone will swing for this later. There are no swingers up here, — Led Zeppelin

Made up my mind to break you this time. Won’t be so fine, it’s my turn to cry. — Led Zeppelin

Good records – from my point of view, where I grew up which was Led Zeppelin and Jethro Tull… bands that were pushing the envelope a little – musically and in production. — Kip Winger

We all grew up on music and we all lean in a certain direction — we’re all fans of ’90s alternative rock, we’re all fans of The Beatles and we’re all fans of Zeppelin — but we could go anywhere from there. If somebody comes up with something good, we don’t say it has to sound like this or that. We don’t like having a ‘formula.’ We want our own identity, so we don’t hold ourselves back on anything. — Khhriss Hamlet

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