97 Powerful Quotes By Bob Marley That Will Uplift Your Spirits
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Robert Nesta Marley, popularly known as simply Bob Marley, was a singer, guitarist and songwriter from Jamaica, who is still regarded as one of the greatest musical starts to have emerged in the modern era. Marley is considered to be the greatest exponent of the genre of music known as reggae and his music was also peppered with inspiration from other forms of music like ska and rocksteady. Marley started out as a professional singer with the band The Wailers in 1963 and most of the albums that were released are still considered among the finest music that has ever been released, due to the unique style that he introduced. However, it was after the release of the album titled Axodus in 1974 that he became a truly worldwide superstar, who could also command huge audiences at his live shows. Marley was a global music icon at a time of great social upheaval in the ‘swinging ‘60s’ and the civil rights movement that swept across the United States. Additionally, he was a great orator and preached peace and non-violence through his music. He remains a true great in every sense of the world to this day and here are some of his quotes that would certainly appeal to everyone.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for. Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I'm not perfect
-and I don't live to be-
but before you start pointing fingers...
make sure you hands are clean! None but ourselves can free our minds. One love, one heart, one destiny. Love the life you live.
live the life you love. Don't Gain The World & Lose Your Soul, Wisdom Is Better Than Silver Or Gold. The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life. The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow. Don't worry about a thing, every little thing is gonna be alright I don't stand for black man's side, I don't stand for white man's side, I stand for God's side. Live for yourself and you will live in vain;
Live for others, and you will live again. Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery.
None but ourselves can free our minds. When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction. Judge not unless you judge yourself Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living? The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I? Love would never leave us alone The biggest coward of a man is to awaken the love of a woman without the intention of loving her. Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me. When you smoke the herb, it reveals you to yourself. My feet is my only carriage. Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight. Overcome the devils with a thing called love. One love, one heart . . .
Let’s get together and feel all right You can fool some people some times but you cant fool all the people all the time Your Worst Enemy Could Be Your Best Friend && Your Best Friend Your Worst Enemy My music will go on forever. Maybe it's a fool say that, but when me know facts me can say facts. My music will go on forever. It's your own conscience
That is gonna remind you
That it's your heart and nobody else's
That is gonna judge. You can't find the right roads when the streets are paved. The day you stop racing, is the day you win the race. Just because you are happy it does not mean that the day is perfect but that you have looked beyond its imperfections Me only have one ambition, y'know. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind live together - black, white, Chinese, everyone - that's all. Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen. In this bright future you can't forget your past. Beginnings are usually scary, and endings are usually sad, but its everything in between that makes it all worth living. There will never be no love at all. Don't give up the fight,
Stand up for your rights. You just can't live that negative way.
You know what I mean. Make way for the positive day. Cause it's a new day... She may not be the most popular or prettiest but if you love her and she makes you smile.. what else matters? Every man gotta right to decide his own destiny Tell the children the truth. Some Will Hate You Pretend They Love You Now Then Behind They Try To Eliminate You Herb is the unification of mankind. You never know how strong you are until being strong is your only choice. If you get down and you quarrel everyday, you're saying praises to the devil, I say. When the race gets hard to run. It means you just can't take the peace. Until the end of the world,all whys will be answered,but now,you can only ask! Don't forget your history nor your destiny Man is a universe within himself. My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die. Bob Marley isn't my name. I don't even know my name yet. Ziggy, when you go up bring me up and when you go down don't let me down. Stephen, Money can't buy you life. The stone that the builder refused shall be the head corner stone. Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. Judge not before you judge yourself. Judge not if you’re not ready for judgment. I went deep inside myself. I had time to explore my beliefs and because of that I'm stronger.
Bob Marley (March 1981) My future is righteousness. Tell me what you think it means. Reggae is my heart ♥
reggae is my soul I've been here before and will come again, but I'm not going this trip through. The Truth An Offense But Not A Sin Everytime I plant a seed,he say kill it before it grow, he say kill it before they grow. Love hard when there is love to be had. Because perfect guys don’t exist, but there’s always one guy that is perfect for you. Most people think great god will come from the skies, take away everything, and make everybody feel high. But if you know what life is worth, you will look for yours on earth. The power of philosophy floats through my head.. light like a feather, heavy as lead. Things will be OK in the end. If it's not OK, it's not the end. One lifetime is not enough to live The biggest coward is a man who awakens a woman's love with not intention of loving her. So if you are the big tree, we are the small axe. Ready to cut you down, to cut you down. When you smoke (ganja) you don't want to war. We don't have education, we have inspiration; if I was educated I would be a damn fool. A pot a cook but the food na kno Yeah me see myself as a revolutionary, would wouldn't want no help and imma take no bribe from no one and fight it single handed with music In high seas or in low seas,
I'm gonna be your friend...
I'm gonna be your friend.
In high tide or in low tide,
I'll be by your side...
I'll be by your side. They will always tell you that you can't do what you want to do, but you can do what you want to do. You just have to believe in yourself. The system is to bring you down, but you can rise up. The beauty of love.
The love of beauty.
The greener you are, the wiser you will be. Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery None but ourselves can free our minds Have no fear for atomic energy 'cause none of them can stop the time.
Money is numbers and numbers never end. If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.
In the high tide or low tide, I'm gonna be your friend... I'm gonna be your friend!
Truth is everyone is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.
The fittest of the fittest shall survive !
Never expect God to do for you what you don't do to others.
The truth is an offense but not a sin
Is he who laugh last, children! is he who win
Is a foolish dog bark at a flying bird
One sheep must learn, children! to respect the sheperd One good thing about music is that once it hits you, you feel no pain