john lennon Quotes

We all shine on… like the moon and the stars and the sun… we all shine on… come on and on and on...
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— John Lennon
For those of you in the cheap seats I'd like ya to clap your hands to this one; the rest of you can just rattle your jewelry!
— John Lennon
If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.
tags: peace problem
— John Lennon
A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.
tags: reality alone dreams
— John Lennon
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
— John Lennon
Music is everybody's business. It's only the publishers who think people own it.
tags: people music business
— John Lennon
The more real you get the more unreal the world gets.
tags: world real
— John Lennon
Love is a flower you got to let it grow.
tags: flowers
— John Lennon
I don't know which will go first - rock 'n' roll or Christianity.
tags: christianity
— John Lennon
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
tags: peace
— John Lennon
You have to be a bastard to make it, and that's a fact. And the Beatles are the biggest bastards on earth.
tags: earth facts
— John Lennon
The more I see the less I know for sure.
— John Lennon
I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong.
tags: men people believe right wrong sky gone god jesus buddha
— John Lennon
We live in a world where we have to hide to make love, while violence is practiced in broad daylight.
tags: live world violence
— John Lennon
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends
tags: time friends fighting
— John Lennon
Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end.
— John Lennon
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
tags: time
— John Lennon
Happiness is inside you, not with another person
tags: happiness people
— John Lennon
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
tags: friends smile age tears year
— John Lennon
You don't need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are!
— John Lennon
A mistake is only an error, it becomes a mistake when you fail to correct it
tags: mistakes fail
— John Lennon
When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps.
tags: sad beautiful sleep noble
— John Lennon
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
tags: reality imagination
— John Lennon
Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it'll always get you the right ones
tags: friends right
— John Lennon
We all have Hitler in us, but we also have love and peace. So why not give peace a chance for once?
tags: chance peace
— John Lennon
If the masses started to accept UFOs, it would profoundly affect their attitude towards life, politics, everything. It would threaten the status quo. Whenever people come to realize that there are larger considerations than their own petty lives, they are ripe to make radical changes on a personal level, which would eventually lead to a political revolution in society as a whole
— John Lennon
A Conspiracy of silence speaks louder than words.
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— John Lennon
We're trying to sell peace, like a product, you know, and sell it like people sell soap or soft drinks. And it's the only way to get people aware that peace is possible, and it isn't just inevitable to have violence. Not just war - all forms of violence.
tags: peace people violence war sell
— John Lennon
Love means having to say you're sorry every fifteen minutes.
tags: sorry
— John Lennon
It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love or how you love, it matters only that you love
— John Lennon
My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all.
tags: people society reflection leader poet artist
— John Lennon
Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life.
tags: people world evolution hope vision
— John Lennon
As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
tags: women idiot
— John Lennon
The artist's role isn't to tell people how to feel, but reflect.
tags: people artist
— John Lennon
Work is life, you know, and without it, there's nothing but fear and insecurity.
tags: fear work
— John Lennon
A dream you dream alone is only a dream.
tags: alone dreams
— John Lennon
If you tried to give rock and roll another name, you might call it 'Chuck Berry'.
— John Lennon
If you want peace, you won't get it with violence.
tags: peace violence
— John Lennon
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.
— John Lennon
Don't hate what you don't understand!
tags: hate
— John Lennon
john lennon
Birth    : October 9, 1940
Death  : December 8, 1980
Occupation  : Musician