We all shine on… like the moon and the stars and the sun… we all shine on… come on and on and on...
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!
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.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Music is everybody's business. It's only the publishers who think people own it.
The more real you get the more unreal the world gets.
Love is a flower you got to let it grow.
I don't know which will go first - rock 'n' roll or Christianity.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
You have to be a bastard to make it, and that's a fact. And the Beatles are the biggest bastards on earth.
The more I see the less I know for sure.
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.
We live in a world where we have to hide to make love, while violence is practiced in broad daylight.
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends
Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end.
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
Happiness is inside you, not with another person
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
You don't need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are!
A mistake is only an error, it becomes a mistake when you fail to correct it
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.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it'll always get you the right ones
We all have Hitler in us, but we also have love and peace. So why not give peace a chance for once?
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
A Conspiracy of silence speaks louder than words.
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.
Love means having to say you're sorry every fifteen minutes.
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
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.
Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life.
As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
The artist's role isn't to tell people how to feel, but reflect.
Work is life, you know, and without it, there's nothing but fear and insecurity.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream.
If you tried to give rock and roll another name, you might call it 'Chuck Berry'.
If you want peace, you won't get it with violence.
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.
Don't hate what you don't understand!