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48 Jimi Hendrix Quotes on Peace, Music and Love

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Jimi Hendrix Quotes on music, love and life

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Jimi Hendrix was an American music legend who lived a short life bit had a massive impact on how the world heard rock and roll.

RIP Jimi!

Jimi Hendrix quotes from his songs and interviews about peace and love

1.) When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. – Jimi Hendrix

 

2.) You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven. – Jimi Hendrix

 

3.) Music doesn’t lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. – Jimi Hendrix

 

4.) Sometimes you want to give up the guitar, you’ll hate the guitar. But if you stick with it, you’re gonna be rewarded. – Jimi Hendrix

 

5.) In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first. – Jimi Hendrix

 

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6.) I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to. – Jimi Hendrix

 

7.) When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. – Jimi Hendrix

 

8.) Knowledge is speaking, Wisdom is listening – Jimi Hendrix

 

9.) Peace, Love, and Happiness. – Jimi Hendrix

 

10.) The story of life is quicker than the blink of an eye. The story of love is Hello and Goodbye. – Jimi Hendrix

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11.) IT’S FUNNY THE WAY MOST PEOPLE LOVE THE DEAD. ONCE YOU ARE DEAD, YOU ARE MADE FOR LIFE. YOU HAVE TO DIE BEFORE THEY THINK YOU ARE WORTH ANYTHING. – Jimi Hendrix

 

12.) Music is a safe kind of high. – Jimi Hendrix

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13.) If I’m free, it’s because I’m always running – Jimi Hendrix

 

14.) It all has to come from inside, though, I guess. – Jimi Hendrix

 

15.) When we go to play, you flip around and flash around and everything, and then they’re not gonna see nothin’ but what their eyes see. Forget about their ears. – Jimi Hendrix

 

16.) I try to use my music to move these people to act. – Jimi Hendrix

 

17.) Imagination is the key to my lyrics. The rest is painted with a little science fiction. – Jimi Hendrix

 

18.) Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel. – Jimi Hendrix

 

19.) Pretty soon I believe people will have to rely on music to get some kind of peace of mind, or satisfaction, or direction, actually. More so than politics, the big ego scene. You know it’s an art of words… Meaning nothing. – Jimi Hendrix

 

20.) We want our sound to go into the soul of the audience, and see if it can awaken some little thing in their minds… ‘Cause there are so many sleeping people. – Jimi Hendrix

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21.) Who are you to judge the life I live. I know I’m not perfect and I don’t live to be. But before you start pointing fingers make sure your hands are clean. – Jimi Hendrix

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22.) All I’m writing is just what I feel, that’s all. I just keep it almost naked. And probably the words are so bland. – Jimi Hendrix

 

23.) I will be dead in five years’ time, but while I am here, I will travel many highways and I will, of necessity, die at a time when my message of love, peace, and freedom can be shared with people all over the world. – Jimi Hendrix

 

24.) I want to thank you my sweet darling for digging in the mud and picking me up. – Jimi Hendrix

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25.) A broom is drearily sweeping up the broken pieces of yesterday’s life. – Jimi Hendrix

 

26.) The night I was born, Lord I swear the moon turned a fire red. – Jimi Hendrix

 

27.) White collared conservatives, flashing down the street, pointing their plastic fingers at me. They’re hoping soon my kind will drop and die, but I’m gonna wave my freak flag high. – Jimi Hendrix

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28.) Don’t be reckless with other people’s hearts. Don’t put up with people who are reckless with yours. – Jimi Hendrix

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29.) I’ve been imitated so well I’ve heard people copy my mistakes. – Jimi Hendrix

 

30.) Not necessarily stoned..but beautiful – Jimi Hendrix

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31.) Music is my religion. – Jimi Hendrix

 

32.) I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see. – Jimi Hendrix

 

33.) You have to forget about what other people say, when you’re supposed to die, or when you’re supposed to be loving. You have to forget about all these things. – Jimi Hendrix

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34.) When things get too heavy, just call me helium, the lightest known gas to man – Jimi Hendrix

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35.) You have to give people something to dream on. – Jimi Hendrix

 

36.) Music is the most important thing. I’m thinking of my future. There has to be something new, and I want to be part of it. I want to lead an orchestra with excellent musicians. I want to play music which draws pictures of the world and its space. – Jimi Hendrix

 

37.) Once you’re dead you’re made for life – Jimi Hendrix

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38.) You don’t have to be singing about love all the time in order to give love to the people. You don’t have to keep flashing those words all the time. – Jimi Hendrix

 

39.) When we go to play, you flip around and flash around and everything, and then they’re not gonna see nothin’ but what their eyes see. Forget about their ears. – Jimi Hendrix

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40.) May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future. – Jimi Hendrix

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41.) Excuse me when I kiss the sky. – Jimi Hendrix

 

42.) All I play is truth and emotion – Jimi Hendrix

 

43.) Music Is magic. Music is life. – Jimi Hendrix

 

44.) I don’t consider myself to be the best, and I don’t like compliments… they distract me. – Jimi Hendrix

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45.) Life is pleasant! Death is peaceful! It’s the transition that’s troublesome. – Jimi Hendrix

 

46.) My goal is to be one with the music. I just dedicate my whole life to this art. – Jimi Hendrix

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47.) Through music, you hypnotize people and when you get them at their weakest point, you can preach into their subconscious what we want to say. – Jimi Hendrix

 

48.) When I die, just keep playing the records – Jimi Hendrix.

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