There is always a way and always hope in the next sunrise, and in the next second, and in the next minute.

— Ziggy Marley

The most sensual Ziggy Marley quotes that will transform you to a better person

I don't condemn and I don't convert. I've been searching through books and bibles to find what this life is worth, and I've made up my mind: Love is my religion. You can take it or leave it, and you don't have to believe it. Love is my religion


When people come to Jamaica, we don't want them to think about the problems of Jamaica. So let them come be in their paradise.


My dream is to live a good life and be loving, be close to God and be a good human being and bring peace to people.


I prefer the country life. I live in Kingston, but there is lots of trees.


It was my dad’s idea that music is supposed to be more than simply about entertainment and making a living, but about being of service as an integral part of the consciousness of the world. In honor of him and because it’s right, I use music in that light.


Love is cheering and sharing and compassion, and giving and receiving.

Love is an action thing more than a word thing, that brings comfort or joy, or relief to anyone or anything.


Reggae has a philosophy, you know? It's not just entertainment.

There's an idea behind it, a way of life behind the music, which is a positive way of life, which is a progressive way of life for better people.


The long-term study of GMO foods is going on in real time and in real life. Not in a lab.


Each of us has some change within us, we cannot change the political or the social system of the world unless we change inside of us as individuals and that’s the direction I am in now which I call spiritual.


The more red meat and blood we eat, the more bloodthirsty we get, the more violent we get. The more vegetarian food we eat, the more peace is taken into us.


The solution for mankind is of a spiritual nature.

It is not a political or religious solution. It's the ability to love each other. That's the only solution I see.


God is like the sun. When the sun shines, it shines for everyone. God is for everyone.


About Ziggy Marley

Quotes 194 sayings
Profession Musician
Birthday October 16

URGE is a grassroots charity. We organized to get some incubators to give to the hospital for the kids. We donate money to orphanages.


The last thing my father told me was: 'On your way up, take me up.

On your way down, don't let me down.' A father telling his son that puts some responsibility on my shoulders. He told me that, and I take it very seriously.


Last time I was in Jamaica I financed a teacher to teach in an orphanage.


I'm not an American, Do they count the votes in America? I haven't voted in Jamaica either.


Jamaica has problems; America has problems; everywhere has problems.


I left Jamaica for a while, because as an artist I need to experience different things, see the world, have different energies. Living in one place is not good for me.


I've opened up more by traveling outside Jamaica.

It helps me to grow as a person to be outside of my element; to be on my own in a strange place meeting people.


I am a leader. Leaders always get heat. They're always going against the grain. Jimi Hendrix got heat; Bob Marley got heat; Miles Davis got heat. Every great artist got heat. Heat means you're doing something right.


Reggae music is simple music - but it's from the heart.

Just as people need water to drink, people also need music. If it is true music, the people will be drawn to it.


Social revolutions and group revolutions are good, and we need that, but we also need personal revolution - revolution within ourselves that change who we are as people.


As an artist myself I don't like to be preached.

I want to enjoy myself, so I kind of use that perspective to make music.


The African-American community still needs to come together as one and stand up for rights of the people and of what's happening in their culture, their community.


If there is no love in your heart - so sorry, Then there is no hope for you - true, true


In my songs, the sex is all subliminal. It's subliminal, spiritual.


The people who are teaching religion and not teaching love are missing the message.


I think the people should have a right to boycott whoever they want to boycott without the government making them into criminals and try to protect corporations from people. They should protect people from corporations.


I think it's wrong the way they criminalize herb.

There are many more uses than just smoking. Beneficial to mankind.


I am not reggae, I am me. I am bigger than the limits that are put on me. It all has to do with the individual journey.


I was born by myself but carry the spirit and blood of my father, mother and my ancestors. So I am really never alone. My identity is through that line.


I think Americans should have a policy of love.

That should be the foreign policy, love. Export Love.


Record stores keep the human social contact alive it brings people together.

Without the independent record stores the community breaks down with everyone sitting in front of their computers


I would look at a dog and when our eyes met, I realized that the dog and all creatures are my family. They're like you and me.


Feb 6 1945 St. Ann, Jamaica, Daddy was born. I remember us celebrating one of his birthdays in Jamaica at 56 Hope Road with him, no big superstar party, just us kids, Mommy, some cake, few laughs and that was it. Even if he wasn't known to the world on Feb 6th I would still think of him and in my heart say Happy Birthday Daddy. Love.


Using political tools to change social conditions won't work.


In Jamaica, we eradicated polio many years ago, but there are a lot of kids suffering in Africa still.


Things like lack of leadership and a lack of the willingness to evolve, they’re so used to keeping people within the constraints of the idea that has been the same idea for a thousand years.


I want to be fulfilled in myself, rather than try to follow exactly in my father's footsteps.


The political system is not for the people.

The people are secondary to the economy. It's about what generates money, not about what benefits the people.


I've tried body surfing. It's nice.


I think parents today are looking for meaningful things for their kid.

It's about feeding them something with meaning.


I never did feel any pressure in Jamaica. You just someone, not nobody big.


A record is a message, timeless.


Love is a positive effect. Love can never have a negative effect, only a positive effect.


Success means different things to different people.

To me, the greatest quality of successful human beings is the ability to love.


I think my type of personality has all music inside of it, so I am full of music, without even knowing it, without even learning it, without even hearing it.


Alcohol, tobacco, and pharmaceutical drugs are legal, but they can hurt a lot of people.


Old music used to mean something. There is none of that today.