"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."John Lennon on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."John Lennon on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."John Lennon on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."John Lennon on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."John Lennon on Winston Churchill
"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."
"I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know. I'm one of those people."
"I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?"
"I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It's just that the translations have gone wrong."
"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."