Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you've never shared with another soul and they absorb everything you say and actually want to hear more.— Bob Marley
Inspiring Reggae quotations
love the life you live. live the life you love.
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.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain; Live for others, and you will live again.
Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
You may not be her first, her last, or her only.
She loved before she may love again. But if she loves you now, what else matters?
Soon the earth will tilt on its axis and begin to dance to the reggae beat to the accompaniment of earthquake. And who can resist the dance of the earthquake, mon?
Don't bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality.
Life and Jah are one in the same. Jah is the gift of existence. I am in some way eternal, I will never be duplicated. The singularity of every man and woman is Jah's gift. What we struggle to make of it is our sole gift to Jah. The process of what that struggle becomes, in time, the Truth.
Don't worry about a thing, every little thing is gonna be alright
The winds that sometimes take something we love, are the same that bring us something we learn to love. Therefore we should not cry about something that was taken from us, but, yes, love what we have been given. Because what is really ours is never gone forever.
Make way for the positive day.
You open your heart knowing that there's a chance it may be broken one day and in opening your heart, you experience a love and joy that you never dreamed possible.
Don't you complicate your mind Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy.
Life and Jah are one in the same. Jah is the gift of existence. I am in some way eternal, I will never be duplicated.
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
Love hard when there is love to be had.
It seems like people get afraid of a certain music if they can't pigeonhole it to their satisfaction... Good music is good music, and that should be enough for anybody.
Emancipate yourself from mental slavery.
While growing up in Birmingham around a lot of West Indian people, reggae and calypso were big influences early on but Otis Redding was the one person who made me wanna sing myself.
One love, one heart, one destiny.
Overcome the devils with a thing called love.
Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around.
Writing was a political act and poetry was a cultural weapon.
I grew up with reggae music.
Reggae music isn't Jewish, but a lot of the ideas are.
Never do they hurt your feelings or make you feel like you are not good enough, but rather they build you up and show you the things about yourself that make you special and even beautiful.
My dad is a singer, so it was always either music or acting with me.
All the way up through college I was doing both, and even after college I was in a reggae band. Then the acting really started taking off, so the music had to become a hobby.
Reggae must be lived, not played. It is a lifebeat everytime, mon
I feel good to know that they recognize the potential of reggae music.
And they are exposing it to the world, letting the world hear how beautiful reggae music can be.
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.
This music is about struggle. Reggae is a vehicle to carry a message of freedom and peace.
When you lose what you love remember to stay strong. Look out the window and remember life goes on.
We should really love each other in peace and harmony, instead we're fussin' n fighting like we ain't supposed to be.
I really like the reggae concepts like the culture vibe.
They speak on everything that's going on, they don't have limits. They speak on politics, they speak on life, they speak on the troubles of poverty, everything. The message, the melodies and the concepts of reggae music are unbelievable.