Top 80 Rip Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Rip Quotes from famous people such as Maya Lin, Keith Flint, Billy Crystal, Ellen DeGeneres, Julie Plec, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

In art or architecture your project is only done when y

In art or architecture your project is only done when you say it’s done. If you want to rip it apart at the eleventh hour and start all over again, you never finish. I was one of those crazy creatures.
Maya Lin
I think what’s more important to The Prodigy is that, whatever number your album goes in at, or the single, or however many plays it gets, or doesn’t get, or awards you get, or don’t get; our reward, as a band, is to write the best album we can and then go to Download festival and rip it to pieces.
Keith Flint
My older brother Joel became an art teacher; my brother Rip ultimately became a television producer and singer and actor himself.
Billy Crystal
I’m on the patch right now. Where it releases small dosages of approval until I no longer crave it, and then I’m gonna rip it off.
Ellen DeGeneres
I think, make it as beautiful as you can, and then rip it away. That’s my sadistic thought as a storyteller.
Julie Plec
Each one of the films get built up and strengthened and reinforced, and we’re not afraid to rip stuff out and redo it until we feel it’s worthy of the ‘Pixar’ name.
Pete Docter
Lets be honest: I’m an athlete, not an entertainer as much. So as an athlete, I am a guy who likes the physical confrontation of the football field. I like playing nose-guard; I like having two 350 pound guys trying to rip my head off.
Bill Goldberg
I actually have a fear of the water because I nearly drowned. I got caught in a rip tide, and I wasn’t a good swimmer because that was when I was emigrating from England to Australia.
Naomi Watts
I find in Britain people are both more arty and more willing to rip you off.
Steven Knight
RIP to George Floyd and condolences to the whole family.
Young Dolph
I’m not saying anything to denigrate ‘Criminal Minds’; that’s a great show. I just didn’t appreciate it anymore. I appreciate those people, but I realized my heart wasn’t in and I needed to go because plenty of people would rip their arm off to be on that show, so they should be.
Paget Brewster
I wanna be bad sometimes – I wanna rip everything apart, -but it comes on less and less. Doing all this music stuff is very good for it.
Perfume Genius
Hank Williams seemed, like, so total to me, so committed to the lyric. He would actually rip the ends of the words off at the, you know – the end of the sentence. It sounded like he’d bite into the word and rip it off.
Dion DiMucci
Back in the days, we had to work with a shoestring budget. We had a movie screen, and we’d show movie trailers on them, and then we’d rip through it and started playing. Now we have a little money to play with to do a cool stage set.
Glenn Danzig
I don’t have a hard and fast rule about dignity. I’m concerned about being treated with respect, but if I make my own choices and kind of let ‘er rip, I will.
Leslie Nielsen
Not only is Rip Hamilton an outstanding basketball player, he is also known for giving back to his community.
Jim Gerlach
In the music business, to survive for so long, you have to be able to cut off from your emotions sometimes. And being a father, you’re faced with that situation. I know that my father was, with me. I understand why he had to be distant, because to rip yourself away, time after time, is almost more devastating.
Rufus Wainwright
Once you start writing something obsessively, it’s almost like someone has to rip it from your hands in order for you to put it down.
Mike Birbiglia
If I buy a new car, I rip the rearview mirror off because I don’t like to look back.
Riff Raff
My happiest moments of growing up in the Bronx were when my mom would bring home a new sports magazine from the candy store. I would jump out of bed and grab it from her. Then I’d rip the front cover right off and tape it to my bedroom wall.
Garry Marshall
Rip Rig & Panic was a milestone for me, and I’ve always been really thankful that I did that when I was 16. It saved me for when I suddenly became really successful later on. So even when my head’s been spinning like a banshee, my feet still feel held down to the ground.
Neneh Cherry
Seeing what happens when you rip yourself open is what your job is all about.
Ed Harris
The difficulty for the Government is there’s this ideological straitjacket of the market will provide, let the market rip and everything will work out… It’s back to trickle-down economics, which, it’s plain to see, have not delivered.
Frances O’Grady
Somebody could take a picture of me from across the room, and I would feel like I wanted to rip their face off.
Evangeline Lilly
It was actually the movie ‘Rushmore’ that made me first realize that I could try writing, but ‘Cheers’ is the best show ever. The writers on that show created a relationship that writers today still fail to rip off successfully: the Sam and Diane.
Anders Holm
It’s so easy to just rip someone’s work apart.
Sara Bareilles
I don’t use a stylist. I know what I like, so I do it myself. I rip things out from fashion magazines. It’s easy to order when the phone number is right on the page.
Aerin Lauder
In the gay world, and in drag in particular, they love to put you on a pedestal and then two minutes later rip you down.
Bianca Del Rio
I love making shorts out of jeans, or customizing denim. Basically, I like to rip and distress things… I love that look.
Hailey Baldwin
I woke up and I just saw all these things, like ‘RIP Skai Jackson,’ and I’m like, ‘Why do people think I’m dead? Like, what happened? Where did this come from?’ And then one of my fans told me it was some girl who started it. And for me, that’s just like not funny at all.
Skai Jackson
I think that men’s clothing should be functional. If there’s a rip in his jeans, it should be because he was out working, not because he ripped them so they looked cool. It’s even better if they’re ripped because he got in a fight.
Samaire Armstrong
When you run for president, and become president, they

When you run for president, and become president, they just rip you apart. Every facade of privacy that you have is gone. I think everybody believes that, to some extent, you can maintain privacy. And I think in the end, everybody gets proven wrong.
James Carville
I was always pretty decent at fast stick work or doing stuff that seems impressive that’s not really; I was pretty tasteful and had good ideas musically. But I had a terrible sense of tempo, which is like being a blind painter. The conductor would just rip into me, and it lasted for years.
Damien Chazelle
I’ve literally been in sessions with producers, writing for other people, and they’re like, ‘We need a song for this artist, and we need it to sound like this song.’ They’re literally saying, ‘Rip off this song that was no. 1 last week,’ and that’s just so uninspiring.
Kate Nash
I learned from a young age that my tendency was to really choke the grip during a big moment. I’d tense up in my hands, which would then tighten my forearms, and I’d try to rip one as hard as I could.
Xander Schauffele
The weeds keep multiplying in our garden, which is our mind ruled by fear. Rip them out and call them by name.
Sylvia Browne
People should just buy a CD and rip it. You are legal then.
Bill Gates
I’m in Alkaline Trio; I guess I get to rip off myself. I give myself permission.
Matt Skiba
Go out there and let it rip and don’t worry about overthinking things and trying to be perfect. Because when you try to be perfect, that’s when you make mistakes.
Teddy Bridgewater
I do think Australians as a rule have a very good sensibility to them, and I think most people, if they were given the option, wouldn’t choose to rip off a filmmaker or an artist – I don’t think its part of the Australian psyche.
John Polson
I did a shoot with massive iguanas in Costa Rica when I was modeling back then. They were like little dinosaurs, and they sat right across my arms and by my face. The guy told me not to make any sudden movements because they had enormous claws. The guy said he would rip my skin if he attacked.
Olga Kurylenko
Once I get on the court – I’ve been on the court with my own brother before and tried to rip his head off, so that shows the kind of competitor I am.
Jae Crowder
I’m not classically trained or anything, but I’ll rip up a dance floor.
Beau Mirchoff
Once I turned 40, I stopped giving a rip about my detractors, the people who say nasty things. It’s more candid and honest than it would have been. I share my failures, which is important.
Gretchen Carlson
All they expected me to do was rip and read the wire ‘leads,’ without doing any original reporting. It was pretty basic, but gave me a taste of how to combine my love of politics and broadcasting.
Andrea Mitchell
There is something really mysterious about lions. They could rip you apart if they wanted to, but at the same time they look so cuddly. Can you imagine what humans look like to animals? They must think we’re so weird.
Lee Ryan
I think we’re very quick to rip other women apart when they don’t fit our mold, which, quite frankly, is just as bad as a man tearing you down for something, if not worse.
Iliza Shlesinger
Route 192 is its own thing, and you can’t find that anywhere else. The colors and shapes of the buildings, the way that all the small businesses in a way feed off of the parks and sort of rip off the themes of Disney – you’re not going to find that anywhere else.
Sean Baker
Emotionally damaged men all too often rip apart their own lives, and those of their partners and children. I see both physical fitness and emotional strength as virtues, but they are acquired by entirely different means.
George Monbiot
I try to write very fast. I don’t revise very much. I write the poem in one sitting. Just let it rip. It’s usually over in twenty to forty minutes. I’ll go back and tinker with a word or two, change a line for some metrical reason weeks later, but I try to get the whole thing just done.
Billy Collins
If someone does something illegal on Twitter – like incite hatred, or make racist remarks, or threaten to rip someone’s intestines out if they insult Justin Bieber – then there has to be some way of censuring them.
Tony Parsons