68 quotes found by John Lennon

John Lennon
You're just left with yourself all the time, whatever you do anyway. You've got to get down to your own God in your own temple. It's all down to you, mate.
time  god  Whatever  # 238497
John Lennon
Jesus was all right, but his disciples were thick and ordinary. It's them twisting it that ruins it for me.
jesus  ordinary  Thick  # 238498
John Lennon
We're more popular than Jesus now; I don't know which will go first, rock 'n' roll or Christianity.
Rock  jesus  Popular  # 238499
John Lennon
And God help Bruce Springsteen when they decide he's no longer God... They'll turn on him, and I hope he survives it.
god  hope  Help  # 238500
John Lennon
We were all on this ship in the sixties, our generation, a ship going to discover the New World. And the Beatles were in the crow's nest of that ship.
Generation  Discover  Ship  # 238502
John Lennon
When you're drowning, you don't say 'I would be incredibly pleased if someone would have the foresight to notice me drowning and come and help me,' you just scream.
Drowning  Help  incredibly  # 238503
John Lennon
I'm not claiming divinity. I've never claimed purity of soul. I've never claimed to have the answers to life. I only put out songs and answer questions as honestly as I can... But I still believe in peace, love and understanding.
love  life  peace  # 238505
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?
Here  Eye  Wake  # 238506
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.
music  art  respect  # 238507
John Lennon
There's nothing you can know that isn't known.
Known  # 238508
John Lennon
I believe time wounds all heels.
time  Heels  wounds  # 238509
John Lennon
All you need is love.
love  # 238510
John Lennon
I don't believe in killing whatever the reason!
reason  Whatever  # 238511
John Lennon
Rituals are important. Nowadays it's hip not to be married. I'm not interested in being hip.
Interested  Married  Nowadays  # 238512
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.
Woman  Matter  Whether  # 238513
John Lennon
Lots of people who complained about us receiving 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.
war  Deserve  Lots  # 238514