"Marches alone won't bring integration when human respect is disintegratin'"
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Barry McGuire on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Barry McGuire on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Barry McGuire on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Barry McGuire on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Barry McGuire on Abraham Lincoln
"I remember we woke up one morning at Denny's house and John Phillips called. He said, you guys okay? We said, yeah, what's wrong, what's going on? He said, well, everybody's dead over at Sharon's house at Terry Melcher's place."
"There's only one drummer. We all travel to his beat. Well, I couldn't sing his song. Because for me, it wasn't a truthful statement. Well, Linda sang it, and it was a monster for her."