Famous John Lennon Quotes and Sayings|
Inspirational Quotes by the Liverpool, England
band The Beatles lead singer, John Lennon
born John Winston Lennon - Liverpool,
England, UK - 9th of October, 1940 / Died
8th of December, 1980, NYC, USA
Popular John Lennon albums include "Imagine",
"Walls and Bridges", and "Double
Fantasy" The Beatles albums include "A
Hard Day's Night", "Beatles '65",
and "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club
+ I don't have any romanticism about any part
of my past. I think of it only inasmuch as it
gave me pleasure or helped me grow psychologically.
That is the only thing that interests me about
yesterday. I don't believe in yesterday, by the
way. You know I don't believe in yesterday. I
am only interested in what I am doing now.
+ Nothing really affected me until I heard Elvis.
If there hadn't been an Elvis,
there wouldn't have been the Beatles.
+ Our society is run by insane people for insane
objectives. I think we're being run by maniacs
for maniacal ends and I think I'm liable to be
put away as insane for expressing that. That's
what's insane about it.
+ 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.
+ Because I was never really wanted. The only
reason I am a star is because of my repression.
Nothing else would have driven me through all
that if I was 'normal'.
+ The thing the sixties did was to show us the
possibilities and the responsibility that we all
had. It wasnt the answer. It just gave us
a glimpse of the possibility.
+ I suppose if I had said television was more
popular than Jesus, I would have gotten away with
it. I'm sorry I opened my mouth. I'm not anti-God,
anti-Christ, or anti-religion.
+ A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream
you dream together is reality.