1. 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
    169
  2. A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.

    John Lennon
    46
  3. If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.

    John Lennon
    12
  4. If The Beatles or the 60's had a message, it was 'Learn to swim. And once you've learned - swim!'

    John Lennon
    11
  5. 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
    9
  6. Nothing is real.

    John Lennon
    8
  7. I thought of nothing else but rock 'n' roll; apart from sex and food and money--but that's all the same thing, really.

    John Lennon
    3
  8. I realized that kids everywhere go for the same stuff; and seeing as we'd done it in England, there's no reason why we couldn't do it in America too.

    John Lennon
    2
  9. We've been on our peace gig, as we call it, for a year solid. And people say, 'Do you think it's having any effect?' I can't answer that. It's like asking me in the Cavern, 'Are you gonna make it?' In the back of my mind I thought, I'm gonna make it, but I couldn't lay it on the line. And I think that peace is more tangible than Beatles.

    John Lennon
    2
  10. 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.

    John Lennon
    2
  11. Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.

    John Lennon
    2
  12. 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.

    John Lennon
    1

The complete list of 84 John Lennon sayings