"What the Beatles did was something incredible, it was more than what a band could do. We have to give them respect."
"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."Yoko Ono on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Yoko Ono on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Yoko Ono 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."Yoko Ono on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Yoko Ono on Abraham Lincoln
"Being alone is very difficult."
"A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality."
"A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is a reality."
"Experiencing sadness and anger can make you feel more creative, and by being creative, you can get beyond your pain or negativity."
"I realized that if my thoughts immediately affect my body, I should be careful about what I think. Now if I get angry, I ask myself why I feel that way. If I can find the source of my anger, I can turn that negative energy into something positive."