The Best Bob Marley quotes

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The life of Bob Marley is an inspirational story that can easily teach us a lot about success and the importance of perseverance. It teaches us to always believe in ourselves, no matter what obstacles we face on our way to the top. No one knows this better than Mr. Marley himself, who overcame many difficulties in his early years and went on to become one of the most influential music artists ever. What’s more, he taught people all over the world how to live their lives through his lyrics and songs.

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About Bob Marley

birth of the author

6 February 1945

death of the author

11 May 1981

deathcause of the author

Cause Of Death:
Acral Lentiginous Melanoma

occupation of the author

Musician, Songwriter

genre of the author

Reggae, Ska, Rocksteady, Folk

instrument of the author

Vocals, Guitar, Percussion

date of the author

Years Active:

institution of the author

Beverley’s, Studio One, Jad, Wail’N Soul’M, Upsetter, Tuff Gong And More.

productions of the author

Associated Acts:
Bob Marley And The Wailers


Your life is worth much more than gold. โ€” Bob Marley

If you know what life is worth, you will look for yours on earth. โ€” Bob Marley

I don’t have a religion, you know. This is what I am. I am a Rastaman; so this is not religion. This is life. โ€” Bob Marley

Ziggy, when you go up bring me up and when you go down don’t let me down. Stephen, Money can’t buy you life. โ€” Bob Marley

your life is worth much more than gold Bob Marley quote

Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. โ€” Bob Marley

Life must be somewhere to be found, instead of # ConcreteJungle . โ€” Bob Marley

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. โ€” Bob Marley

Love the life you live. live the life you Love. โ€” Bob Marley

Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living? โ€” Bob Marley

if you know what life is worth you will look for yours on earth Bob Marley quote

Oh let Jah love come shining in into our lives again. โ€” Bob Marley


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Me can’t be prejudice. Me can’t me no think of life that way. Because, me figure if you prejudice, that mean you have a hate. If you have a hate inside of you, you can’t be righteous. โ€” Bob Marley

Everything in life got its purpose. Find its reason in every season. โ€” Bob Marley

My life anuh fi me alone… My life a fi people… Fi help plenty people… If my is for me alone mi nuh want it โ€” Bob Marley

Everything is political. I will never be a politician or even think political. Me just deal with life and nature. That is the greatest thing to me. โ€” Bob Marley

life must be somewhere to be found instead of concretejungle Bob Marley quote

Life seems completely different, exciting and worthwhile. Your only hope and security is in knowing that they are a part of your life. โ€” Bob Marley

Everyone in life is gonna hurt you, you just have to figure out which people are worth the pain. โ€” Bob Marley

You share hopes for the future, dreams that will never come true, goals that were never achieved and the many disappointments life has thrown at you. โ€” Bob Marley

Was Bob Marley in a band?

Bob Marley formed a vocal group with friends in Trench Town who would later be known as Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer. The trio named itself the Wailers .

Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life โ€” Bob Marley

Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I’m not perfectโ€“and I don’t live to beโ€“but before you start pointing fingers… make sure you hands are clean! โ€” Bob Marley

love the life you live live the life you love Bob Marley quote

The road to life is rocky, and you may stumble too. So while you point your fingers, someone else is judging you. โ€” Bob Marley

Life, it’s life we deal with…He that sees the light And knows the light Shall live. โ€” Bob Marley

If you know your history, then you would know where you coming from, then you wouldn’t have to ask me, who the heck do I think I am. โ€” Bob Marley

No man can lead mean, we have to have unity. โ€” Bob Marley

Don’t forget your history nor your destiny โ€” Bob Marley

open your eyes look within are you satisfied with the life you re living Bob Marley quote


Love hard when there is love to be had. โ€” Bob Marley

Love would never leave us alone โ€” Bob Marley

If you can love the wrong person that much, imagine how much you can love the right one. โ€” Bob Marley

The beauty of love. The love of beauty. The greener you are, the wiser you will be. โ€” Bob Marley

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? โ€” Bob Marley

love hard when there is love to be had Bob Marley quote

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. โ€” Bob Marley

We don’t need no trouble! What we need is love! โ€” Bob Marley

What we need is love, to guide and protect us on. โ€” Bob Marley

What important is man should live in righteousness, in natural love for mankind. โ€” Bob Marley

One love, one heart, one destiny. โ€” Bob Marley

love would never leave us alone Bob Marley quote

Football is a whole skill to itself. A whole world. A whole universe to itself. Me love it because you have to be skilful to play it! Freedom! Football is freedom. โ€” Bob Marley

Some will hate you pretend they love you now then behind they try to eliminate you. โ€” Bob Marley

We should really love each other in peace and harmony, instead we’re fussin’ n fighting like we ain’t supposed to be. โ€” Bob Marley

Love, friendship, laughter… Some of the best things in life really are free. โ€” Bob Marley

The biggest coward of a man is to awaken the love of a woman without the intention of loving her. โ€” Bob Marley

if you can love the wrong person that much imagine how much you can love the right one Bob Marley quote

Conquer the devils with a little thing called love. โ€” Bob Marley

Overcome the devils with a thing called love. โ€” Bob Marley

Make love and not war! ‘Cause we don’t need no trouble. What we need is love To guide and protect us on. If you hope good down from above, Help the weak if you are strong now. โ€” Bob Marley

She may not be the most popular or prettiest, but if you love her and she makes you smile, what else matters? โ€” Bob Marley

Redundant Thematics

In Bob Marley Statements


I have got a running stream of love you see. So no matter what stages.. they put us through, we’ll never be blue. โ€” Bob Marley

the beauty of love the love of beauty the greener you are the wiser you will be Bob Marley quote

To love is To risk, not being loved in return. To hope is To risk pain. To try is To risk failure. but risk must be taken because the greatest hazard in my life is To risk nothing. โ€” Bob Marley

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. โ€” Bob Marley

Could you be loved and be loved? โ€” Bob Marley

The problem is people are being hated when they are real, and are being loved when they are fake. โ€” Bob Marley


My music will go on forever. Maybe it’s a fool say that, but when me know facts me can say facts. My music will go on forever. โ€” Bob Marley

sometimes you have to fight with music Bob Marley quote

Sometimes you have to fight with music. โ€” Bob Marley

Music and herb go together. It’s been a long time now I smoke herb. From 1960’s, when I first start singing. โ€” Bob Marley

Music is the only thing that doesn’t hurt when it hits you. โ€” Bob Marley

One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. โ€” Bob Marley

This music is about struggle. Reggae is a vehicle to carry a message of freedom and peace. โ€” Bob Marley

music is the only thing that doesn t hurt when it hits you Bob Marley quote

My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die. โ€” Bob Marley


It’s the music. Your heart is in your ears. โ€” Bob Marley

It’s your own conscience That is gonna remind you That it’s your heart and nobody else’s That is gonna judge. โ€” Bob Marley

The things that seem insignificant to most people such as a note, song or walk become invaluable treasures kept safe in your heart to cherish forever. โ€” Bob Marley

Take that veil from off of your eyes, look into the future of realize. โ€” Bob Marley

it s the music your heart is in your ears Bob Marley quote


I’m not educated; I’d be a damn fool if I was (educated)! โ€” Bob Marley

Stiffโ€“necked fools, you think you are cool to deny me for simplicity. โ€” Bob Marley

In the abundance of water a fool is thirsty. โ€” Bob Marley

I no have education. I have inspiration. If I was educated I would be a damn fool. โ€” Bob Marley

The lips of the righteous teach many, but fools die for want of wisdom. โ€” Bob Marley

i m not educated i d be a damn fool if i was educated Bob Marley quote

Don’t let them fool ya, or even try to school ya! Oh, no! We’ve got a mind of our own, so go to hell if what you’re thinking is not right! โ€” Bob Marley

They are not embarrassed to cry with you when you are hurting or laugh with you when you make a fool of yourself. โ€” Bob Marley


I don’t stand for the black man’s side, I don’ t stand for the white man’s side. I stand for God’s side. โ€” Bob Marley

In high seas or in low seas, I’m gonna be your friend… I’m gonna be your friend. In high tide or in low tide, I’ll be by your side… I’ll be by your side. โ€” Bob Marley

Me don’t dip on nobody’s side. Me don’t dip on the black man’s side, not the white man’s side. Me dip on God’s side, the one who create me and cause me to come from black and white. โ€” Bob Marley

jah show every mon him hand and jah has show i mine Bob Marley quote

Jah show every mon him hand, and Jah has show I mine. โ€” Bob Marley


You can fool some people sometimes/but you can’t fool all the people all the time โ€” Bob Marley

There comes a time as an artist, can’t follow the crowd. You have to do YOU, and make the crowd follow you. โ€” Bob Marley

I went deep inside myself. I had time to explore my beliefs and because of that I’m stronger. Bob Marley (March 1981) โ€” Bob Marley

I will never regret you or say I wish I’d never met you, because once upon a time, you were exactly what I needed. โ€” Bob Marley

you can fool some people sometimes but you can t fool all the people all the time Bob Marley quote

Emancipate yourself from mental slavery, None but ourselves can free our minds. Have no fear for atomic energy, ‘Cause none of them can stop the time. โ€” Bob Marley

From the very first time I rest my eyes on you, girl, My heart says follow through. โ€” Bob Marley

Every time I plant a seed, He say kill it before it grow, he say kill it before they grow. โ€” Bob Marley

What we struggle to make of it is our sole gift to Jah. The process of what that struggle becomes, in time, the Truth. โ€” Bob Marley

Don’t trust people whose feelings change with time. Trust people whose feelings remain the same, even when the time changes. โ€” Bob Marley

from the very first time i rest my eyes on you girl my heart says follow through Bob Marley quote

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