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When you’re a Beatle, life is anything but ordinary. George Harrison was born in 1943 and grew up with his family in Liverpool, England. His father was a bus driver and his mother worked at the local Woolworth store; he had two sisters. He first started playing guitar when he was 13 years old.
In 1959, John Lennon met Paul McCartney on the school bus to Quarry Bank High School. They began performing music together as The Beatles.
George Harrison died of lung cancer on November 29th 2001.
Discover the strongest 1966 sentences from George Harrison.

Here are the strongest Truth, Music, Love, Time, Giving, Consciousness, Life, Krishna, Beatles 1966 quotes from George Harrison, and much more.

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About George Harrison

birth of the author

25 February 1943

death of the author

29 November 2001

occupation of the author

Musician, Singer-Songwriter, Music And Film Producer

date of the author

Years Active:

genre of the author

Rock, Pop, Indian Classical

instrument of the author

Guitar, Vocals, Sitar

institution of the author

Parlophone, Capitol, Swan, Apple, Vee-Jay, Dark Horse And More.

productions of the author

Associated Acts:
The Quarrymen, The Beatles, Radha Krishna Temple, Plastic Ono Band, Ravi Shankar, Jeff Lynne And More.


All love is really God’s love. โ€” George Harrison

With our love, we could save the world. โ€” George Harrison

You’re asking me will my love grow. I don’t know, I don’t know. You stick around now it may show. I don’t know, I don’t know โ€” George Harrison

Ultimately the love can become so big that we can love the whole of creation instead of ‘I love this but I don’t like that.’ โ€” George Harrison

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It’s God’s love manifest in this world through everything that’s in this world, and all the people in the world. โ€” George Harrison

Love, come and get it, it’s free. โ€” George Harrison

If your dog should be dead, I’m gonna love you instead. โ€” George Harrison

I believe loveโ€“and its feminine, though not necessarily female, counterpart, romance, is a private thing. It’s something I’m not willing to share with the public. โ€” George Harrison

I fell in love, not with anything or anybody in particular but with everything. โ€” George Harrison

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The only thing we really have to work at in this life is how to manifest love. โ€” George Harrison

Dear one, near me, truth assessed, reborn worldwise, mind at rest. True heart sow you, God has blessed, your soul whispers, love confessed. โ€” George Harrison

If God is unlimited, then He can appear in any form, whichever way He likes to appear. โ€” George Harrison


No truth could ever fear me. โ€” George Harrison

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You can be standing right in front of the truth and not necessarily see it, and people only get it when they’re ready to get it. โ€” George Harrison

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It’s easier to tell a lie, than to tell the truth. It’s easier to kill a fly, than it is to turn it loose. โ€” George Harrison

We were talking about the space between us all and the people who hide themselves behind a wall of illusion. Never glimpse the truthโ€“then it’s far too late when they pass away. โ€” George Harrison

To tell the truth, I’d join a band with John Lennon any day, but I couldn’t join a band with Paul McCartney, but it’s nothing personal. It’s just from a musical point of view. โ€” George Harrison


What good are three Beatles without John? โ€” George Harrison

As far as I’m concerned, there won’t be a Beatles reunion as long as John Lennon remains dead. โ€” George Harrison

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I just got so fed up with the bad vibes. I didn’t care if it was the Beatles; I was getting out. โ€” George Harrison

If wed known we were going to be The Beatles wed have tried harder. โ€” George Harrison

Having played with other musicians, I don’t even think The Beatles were that good. โ€” George Harrison

I’ve heard that while the show was on there were no reported crimes, or very few. When The Beatles were on Ed Sullivan, even the criminals had a rest for ten minutes. โ€” George Harrison

I don’t think the Beatles were that good. I think they’re fine, you know. Ringo’s got the best backbeat I’ve ever heard… Paul is a fine bass player… but he’s a bit overpowering at times. โ€” George Harrison

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The biggest break in my career was getting into the Beatles in 1962. The second biggest break since then is getting out of them. โ€” George Harrison


You’ve got as many lives as you like, and more, even ones you don’t want. โ€” George Harrison

The purpose of life is to find out ‘Who am I?’, ‘Why am I here?’ and ‘Where am I going?’ โ€” George Harrison

God is actually inside. He lives in our hearts. โ€” George Harrison

My life belongs to me, my love belongs to those who can see it. โ€” George Harrison

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The Christianity that had come in my life as a child was all this idea that you’re never going to see God. It’s like hypocrisy, in a way. โ€” George Harrison

I’ve always wanted to lead an ordered, relatively conventional and private life. โ€” George Harrison

Even if it’s being a Beatle for the rest of my life, it’s still only a temporary thing. โ€” George Harrison

My life belongs the Lord Krishna now. I’m just the servant of Krishna. I’ve never been so humble in all my life, and I feel great! โ€” George Harrison

I’m sick of all these young people just boogeying around, wasting their lives, you know. โ€” George Harrison

the purpose of life is to find out who am i why am i here and where am i going George Harrison quote

I consider myself perfectly normal, and I don’t know of any part of my life that would be so unusual as to interest the idly curious. โ€” George Harrison

It is an outrage that people can take other people’s lives when they obviously haven’t got their own lives in order. โ€” George Harrison

Home life is best for me. But I do enjoy the company of good friends whether from long ago or newer friends who only know me as George, not the exโ€“Beatle. โ€” George Harrison

The microscopes that magnified the tears, studied warts and all. Still life flows on. โ€” George Harrison

Life is like a rain drop on a lotus leaf. Everybody realises that you’re either very lucky person or you’re not. โ€” George Harrison

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If you drop out you put yourself further away from the goal of life than if you were to keep working. โ€” George Harrison

The whole thing of life and all the answers to everything are in one divine law, Karma action and reaction. โ€” George Harrison

We don’t, as a collective life on this planet, all get groovy together or all sink into ignorance together. One by one we liberate our souls, our individual souls, from the cycle by our own realizations. โ€” George Harrison

People always say I’m the Beatle who changed the most, but really that’s what I see life is about… you have to change. โ€” George Harrison

Try to realize it’s all within yourself no one else can make you change, and to see you’re only very small and life flows on within you and without you. โ€” George Harrison

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Krishna is God, so He’s absolute: His name, His form, prasadam, it’s all Him. โ€” George Harrison

Hallelujah and Hare Krishna are quite the same thing. โ€” George Harrison

Chanting Hare Krishna can make a person a better Christian. โ€” George Harrison

It would be great if everyone chanted Hare Krishna. Everybody would benefit by doing it. โ€” George Harrison

My sweet Lord, hallelujah. My, my Lord, hallelujah. My, my Lord, hare krishna. โ€” George Harrison

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Everybody is looking for Krishna. Some don’t realize that they are, but they are. โ€” George Harrison

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Vrndavana is one of the holiest cities in India. Everyone, everywhere, chants Hare Krishna. It was my most fantastic experience. โ€” George Harrison

The Greek word for Christ is Kristos, which is, let’s face it, Krishna, and Kristos is the same name actually. โ€” George Harrison

Krishna is God, the source of all that exists, the cause of all that is, was, or ever will be. โ€” George Harrison

Prayer is to vibrate, do the devotion, whatever it is, to whoever you believe in, Christ or Buddha or Krishna or any of them. You get the response depending on how much you need it. โ€” George Harrison

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I always felt at home with Krishna. You see it was already a part of me. I think it’s something that’s been with me from my previous birth. โ€” George Harrison

Krishna is dwelling in the hearts of everybody. It doesn’t matter what kind of body you’ve got, the Lord’s there with you. We’re all the same really. โ€” George Harrison


The greatest thing anyone can give humanity is God consciousness. โ€” George Harrison

The aim is to get as much going out the back as is coming in. You’ve got to do that because for everything you get in you’ve got to give something out. โ€” George Harrison

Just take the music, the goodness, because it’s the very best, and it’s the part I give most willingly. โ€” George Harrison

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I’ll give up this sort of touring madness certainly, but musicโ€“everything is based on music. No, I’ll never stop my music. โ€” George Harrison

The best thing you can give is God consciousness. Manifest your own divinity first. The truth is there. It’s right within us all. Understand what you are. โ€” George Harrison

Make love, take love, but you should give love. And try to live love. โ€” George Harrison

The people gave their money and they gave their screams, but the Beatles gave their nervous systems, which is a much more difficult thing to give. โ€” George Harrison

You can’t understand the first thing about God unless you love Him. These big soโ€“called Vedic scholarsโ€“they don’t necessarily love Krishna, so they can’t understand Him and give Him to us. โ€” George Harrison

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With most of the people you just communicate you don’t have to talk. โ€” George Harrison


Music should be used for the perception of God, not jitterbugging. โ€” George Harrison

It’s wonderful to look back and think you were part of a force that shaped modern music and influenced the public in so many ways. However, that’s all in the past. โ€” George Harrison

The thing that pleases me the most about it is that young people like it. It’s given kids from 6 to 16 an alternate view of music to what’s been available for the past 20 years. โ€” George Harrison

Rap music is just computerised crap. I listen to Top of the Pops and after three songs I feel like killing someone. โ€” George Harrison

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I play a little guitar, write a few tunes, make a few movies, but none of that’s really me. The real me is something else. โ€” George Harrison


Long time ago when we were fab, back when income tax was all we had. โ€” George Harrison

I can see the Beatles sticking together forever, really. We’ve been together a long time. โ€” George Harrison

I believe what it says in the scriptures and in the Bhagavad Gita: ‘Never was there a time when you did not exist, and there never will be a time when you cease to exist.’ โ€” George Harrison

When the truth get’s buried deep beneath a thousand years of sleep, time demands a turnaround.. And once again the truth is found. โ€” George Harrison

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If you want to be popular and famous, you can do it; it’s dead easy if you have that ego desire. But most of my ego desires as far as being famous and successful were fulfilled a long time ago. โ€” George Harrison

And the time will come when you see, we’re all one, and life flows on within you and without you. โ€” George Harrison

Now the darkness only stays at night time In the morning it will fade away Daylight is good at arriving at the right time No it’s not always going to be this grey. โ€” George Harrison

It doesn’t really matter what chords I play, what words I say or time of day it is, as it’s only a Northern Song. โ€” George Harrison

Why live in the darkness all your life? Why, if you are unhappy, if you are having a miserable time, why not just look at it? Why are you in the darkness? Look for the light. The light is within. โ€” George Harrison

Noโ€“one knows what I do in my private, spare time, so I don’t see why anyone would assume I’m celibate or somehow turning into a Garboesque character. โ€” George Harrison

I do believe in growing old gracefully, and when the time comes that I would look silly performing on stage, I’ll be prepared to give it up without regrets. โ€” George Harrison

The first time I took LSD, it just blew everything away. I had such an incredible feeling of wellโ€“being. โ€” George Harrison

We’re as much influenced by everybody else as they are by us, if they are. It’s just all a part of the big thing. โ€” George Harrison


I want the Pope to have the Christ consciousness. I don’t want to just talk about Christ. โ€” George Harrison

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Consciousness and meditation are methods where you can actually obtain GOD perception. โ€” George Harrison

If there’s a God, I want to see Him. It’s pointless to believe in something without proof, and Krishna consciousness and meditation are methods where you can actually obtain God perception. โ€” George Harrison

Krishna is God, and by chanting His Holy Names, the devotee quickly develops Godโ€“consciousness. โ€” George Harrison

So it’s really a process of actually having a realization of God, which all becomes clear with the expanded state of consciousness that develops when you chant. โ€” George Harrison

It’s a matter of turning your consciousness inward in order to then realize that God is in there, and then you can see him outside too. It’s just a shift in attitude, really. โ€” George Harrison

Through all ages, great saints have remained as living proof that this nonโ€“temporary, permanent state of God consciousness can be revived in all living souls. โ€” George Harrison

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