You cannot perform in a manner inconsistent with the way you see yourself.
Little men with little minds and little imaginations go through life in little ruts, smugly resisting all changes which would jar their little worlds.
Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.
People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.
If you go looking for a friend, you’re going to find they’re very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere.
When you respond to life, that’s positive; when you react to life, that’s negative.
Life is too short to spend your precious time trying to convince a person who wants to live in gloom and doom otherwise. Give lifting that person your best shot, but don’t hang around long enough for his or her bad attitude to pull you down.Instead, surround yourself with optimistic people.
“Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality . Wake Up and Live!”
“Me only have one ambition, y’know. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind live together – black, white, Chinese, everyone – that’s all.”
“Man is a universe within himself.”
“One good thing about music, when it hits- you feel no pain”
“Emancipate yourself from mental slavery, none but ourselves can free our minds.”
“Every man gotta right to decide his own destiny.”
“Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction.”
“You ain’t gonna miss your water until your well runs dry”
“I have a BMW. But only because BMW stands for Bob Marley and The Wailers, and not because I need an expensive car”
“Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?”
“Just can’t live that negative way…make way for the positive day!”
“When you smoke the herb, it reveals you to yourself.”
“Don’t forget your history nor your destiny.”
“Conquer the devils with a little thing called love!”
“Excuse me while I light my spliff good God I gotta take a lift”
“When one door is closed, don’t you know, another is open.”
“Tell the children the truth.”
“The more people smoke herb, the more Babylon fall.”
“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. The sigularity of every man and woman is Jah’s gift. What we struggle to make of it is our sole gift to Jah. The process of what that struggle becomes, in time, the Truth”
“I drive a jeep. An old jeep, so nobody will say I’m driving a BMW anymore. I couldn’t stand that BMW, ha ha ha! BMW make pure trouble!”