2117 Total Quotes

English Musician Quotes

John Lennon
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.
John Lennon
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John Lennon
Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.
John Lennon
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Joe Strummer
Anyway, it's good to be sent back to the underground. There's always a good side to bad things and the good side to this is that at least everyone has to go back down.
Joe Strummer
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David Bowie
I'm not a prophet or a stone aged man, just a mortal with potential of a superman. I'm living on.
David Bowie
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John Lennon
If you tried to give rock and roll another name, you might call it 'Chuck Berry'.
John Lennon
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I don't think it is any different from what it was, except that the method is now familiar so you can't set up some internal shock situation.
Derek Bailey
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Keith Richards
I've never had a problem with drugs. I've had problems with the police.
Keith Richards
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John Lennon
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
John Lennon
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I'm no mathematician, so I'm stuck with the graphic representations.
Hugh Hopper
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John Lennon
Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands? And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.
John Lennon
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John Lennon
I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?
John Lennon
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I've always been into guitars... we want to put keyboards on, but keyboard players don't look cool onstage, they just keep their heads down. There has never been a cool keyboard player, apart from Elton John.
Noel Gallagher
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But that methodology where players are pitted against other unfamiliar players has been so widely adapted now that anybody plays with everybody.
Derek Bailey
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Its OK to grow up, just as long as you don't grow old. Face it you are young.
Jarvis Cocker
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Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.
Boy George
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John Lennon
It doesn't matter how long my hair is or what colour my skin is or whether I'm a woman or a man.
John Lennon
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Seeing that made me understand how profound the drama of opera was and how music theatre is the most powerful audiovisual form there is.
Lesley Garrett
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I'm not much into current electronic stuff, what I think of as lounge electronics, mumbling electronics.
Derek Bailey
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You know, we'd just had a birthday, he was... you know, he still had a future out of him, and all I can is he was just one of the most beautiful people in the world... a very gifted man, and it's a loss to the world, not just for us.
Robin Gibb
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I got this idea about being afraid to let go of something and being afraid of sinking into a state of almost anesthesia, where you have to trust other people. Just the paranoia of it all. And it seemed to suit the frenetic track. So I just wrote it out and, you know, said it.
Nick Rhodes
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Pride and conceit were the original sins of man.
Alain Lesage
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Justice is such a fine thing that we cannot pay too dearly for it.
Alain Lesage
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John Lennon
All we are saying is give peace a chance.
John Lennon
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It's no good being nice and young and naive. There's no good in that at all. You've got to do it all yourself, and you've gotta learn quick. And you can't look for sympathy either.
Johnny Rotten
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Resorting to violence and the use of force at holy sites is unacceptable, whatever the reason might be.
Ahmet Sezner
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The Muslim world is deeply hurt by the campaign of violence initiated against our Palestinian brothers.
Ahmet Sezner
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Unless we abandon elements which resemble a police state, we can't meet the demands of being a modern society.
Ahmet Sezner
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We shouldn't waste any more time in making sure that democracy is properly rooted in our political life and the supremacy of the law becomes an integral part of our state's structure.
Ahmet Sezner
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Real folk music long ago went to Nashville and left no known survivors.
Donal Henahan
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John Lennon
It was like being in the eye of a hurricane. You'd wake up in a concert and think, Wow, how did I get here?
John Lennon
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