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Bob Marley, a well-known reggae musician who hailed from Jamaica, earned the title of music legend with songs like "I Shot the Sheriff," "No Woman, No Cry," "One Love," and "Could You Be Loved," to name a few. Though he died in 1981, his legacy and words live on, continuing to inspire people the world over. These are some of the best Bob Marley quotes.
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    Trenchtown Rock

    "One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."

    This line appears in the song "Trenchtown Rock," which was included on the 1973 album African Herbsman.

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    Judge Not

    "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 you hands are clean!"

    This line is from the song "Judge Not," the first single that Bob Marley ever recorded. It was later included on the 1992 compilation CD set Songs of Freedom.

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    "Every man gotta right to decide his own destiny."

    This line is from the song "Zimbabwe," which appeared on the 1979 album Survival and the 1992 compilation CD set Songs of Freedom.

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    Man's Greatness

    "The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively."

    This is another inspiring quote that should be taken to heart. Man's greatness should be measured by his integrity and how he affects those around him.

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    Who is Worth Suffering For?

    "The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for."

    This is one of Bob Marley's most famous quotes. And it's not hard to see why. There are some people in life that are, in fact, worth suffering for.

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