Yoko Ono Quotes

- Notable Yoko Ono Quotes Index -

Born: February 18, 1933, Tokyo, Japan
Birth Country: Japan
Occupation: Music artist

1.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.
- Yoko Ono

2.
All my concerts had no sounds in them they were completely silent. People had to make up their own music in their minds!
- Yoko Ono

3.
Artists are going to be the metronome of this society.
- Yoko Ono

4.
Being alone is very difficult.
- Yoko Ono

5.
But only art and music have the power to bring peace.
- Yoko Ono

6.
Controversy is part of the nature of art and creativity.
- Yoko Ono

7.
Countries have lost their culture because what they wanted was money. Money became the running theme in every country and culture was sacrificed.
- Yoko Ono

8.
Distance doesn't exist, in fact, and neither does time. Vibrations from love or music can be felt everywhere, at all times.
- Yoko Ono

9.
Events are the best teacher for us. You try to learn from people, there is always some bend to it.
- Yoko Ono

10.
Experiencing sadness and anger can make you feel more creative, and by being creative, you can get beyond your pain or negativity.
- Yoko Ono

11.
Healing yourself is connected with healing others.
- Yoko Ono

12.
I just go with the flow, so any style can be in my music - that makes it exciting.
- Yoko Ono

13.
I just want to be healthy and stay alive and keep my family going and everything and keep my friends going and try to do something so that this world will be peaceful. That is the most ambitious and the most difficult thing, but I'm there trying to do it.
- Yoko Ono

14.
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.
- Yoko Ono

15.
I trust myself. You need that to survive.
- Yoko Ono

16.
If your life changes, we can change the world, too.
- Yoko Ono

17.
Is truth always positive? Of course. Once the truth comes out, you know, it's all right. We're scared that if the truth comes out that it's not all right. It's the other way around.
- Yoko Ono

18.
John wrote with a very deep love for the human race and a concern for its future.
- Yoko Ono

19.
Marriage is a gamble, let's be honest.
- Yoko Ono

20.
People make music to get a reaction. Music is communication.
- Yoko Ono

21.
Remember, each one of us has the power to change the world. Just start thinking peace, and the message will spread quicker than you think.
- Yoko Ono

22.
Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life.
- Yoko Ono

23.
The 1960s were about releasing ourselves from conventional society and freeing ourselves.
- Yoko Ono

24.
The nice thing about the gallery shows is that without having to pay any money you can just go and see it.
- Yoko Ono

25.
The only instrument I can play is piano. Whenever I make songs at home, I play the piano and make them on the piano.
- Yoko Ono

26.
War is over if you want it.
- Yoko Ono

27.
What the Beatles did was something incredible, it was more than what a band could do. We have to give them respect.
- Yoko Ono

28.
When I turned 60, it didn't bother me at all.
- Yoko Ono

29.
When I was four years old, my mother put me into a school for early music education where you get perfect pitch and harmony and composition.
- Yoko Ono

30.
When you go to war, both sides lose totally.
- Yoko Ono

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