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John Lennon

John Lennon (9 October 1940 - 8 December 1980) was a singer, songwriter, guitarist, political activist, humorist, painter and writer.
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Nothing really affected me until Elvis.

John Lennon

Just turn left at Greenland...

John Lennon

Imagine there’s no countries, it isn’t hard to do; nothing to kill or die for, and no religion too. Imagine all the people living life in peace.

John Lennon

If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.

John Lennon

The reason why kids are crazy is because nobody can face the responsibility of bringing them up.

John Lennon

All we are saying is give peace a chance.

John Lennon

Apathy isn’t it. We can do something. So flower power didn’t work. So what. We start again.

John Lennon

There's a great woman behind every idiot.

John Lennon

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

When we say 'War is over if you want it,' we mean that if everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, we'd have peace.

John Lennon

If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or music, then in that respect you can call me that. I believe in what I do, and I'll say it.

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.

John Lennon

If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in the Sixties, that's his problem. Love and peace are eternal.

John Lennon

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 live as one.

John Lennon

We're more popular than Jesus now; I dont know which will go first; rock 'n' roll or Christianity.

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

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.

John Lennon

If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or my music, then in that respect you can call me that. I believe in what I do, and I'll say it.

John Lennon

Life is what happens while you are making other plans.

John Lennon

Living is easy with eyes closed, misunderstanding all you see.

John Lennon

Lots of people who complained about us recieving the MBE received theirs for heroism in the war--for killing people. We received ours for entertaining other people. I'd say we deserve ours more. Wouldn't you?

John Lennon

Would those of you in the cheaper seats clap your hands? And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.

John Lennon

God is a concept by which we measure our pain.

John Lennon

Before Elvis, there was nothing.

John Lennon

Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted.

John Lennon
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