Let's face it: I paint well. I know it, you know it. There's no arguing really, is there?
I'm a diplomat by nature. I help find the middle ground. I crack a joke and use humour to help resolve potentially vicious situations quickly. It gets things in perspective and helps everyone to see that things aren't as bad as they seem.
All of us can't wait to get out there whatever way.
Nowadays you can record on your laptop with Pro Tools, which I do quite often.
Mick has expressed an interest in coming to the gallery tonight because he's seen me behaving myself lately. He is being much more supportive, which is nice.
There's a basic rule which runs through all kinds of music, kind of an unwritten rule. I don't know what it is. But I've got it.
When I first started all this, it was mostly music fans that came along, Stones fans. But now, I'm being taken seriously. I've got highfalutin art collectors and everything!
When I'm left on my own I'm my own worst enemy.
During the Eighties, when I was hurting for money, I thought, 'Hang on a minute - I can paint.' I was living in New York and I thought it would get the grocery money coming in, and it escalated from there.
Having loved the Stones all the time I was growing up, I wasn't about to see them go and split up. It got very close to it in the 80s, when Mick thought that Keith hated him and vice versa.
When I get intimate with my paintings, it's a real good spiritual thing to get off my chest. Same as playing the instruments is a great release.
I can't be left unsupervised.
I am a big fan of the Impressionists, and in my school days, I was inspired by Caravaggio, Velazquez and Rembrandt.
With every gig we have to prove ourselves better than the night before.
The blues echoes right through into soul, R&B and hip hop. It's part of the make-up of modern music. You can't turn your back on the blues.
I have a lot of growing up to do. But I think, 'Hell, is it too late?'
I have been rich, and I have been broke. Some of it is my fault for choosing bad management and making bad investments. But that is life - we all take risks.
Back in those days, all us skinny white British kids were trying to look cool and sound black. And there was Hendrix, the ultimate in black cool. Everything he did was natural and perfect.
My dad lived till he was 78, my mum was in her 80s, and I've got two uncles who are in their 90s now.
Married life is absolutely brilliant.
They say you can smoke 400 cigs a day and drink 20 cups of coffee, but you can't have a line or a drink again.
I think people are just creative, and this can be expressed in a number of ways. Bob Dylan and David Bowie create both music and art.
I'm still digging long-established bands like U2 - they're new to me!
You don't make solo albums to have hits.
I still feel 29. Maybe I should act my age more, but I just can't.
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