The Best John Lennon Quotes

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A list of the best John Lennon quotes. This list is arranged by which famous John Lennon quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest John Lennon quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from John Lennon should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable John Lennon quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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  • 1

    Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans.

    John Lennon
    126 votes
  • 2

    Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.

    John Lennon
    110 votes
  • 3

    All we are saying is give peace a chance...

    John Lennon
    100 votes
  • 4

    The more I see the less I know for sure.

    John Lennon
    76 votes
  • 5

    There's nothing you can know that isn't known.

    John Lennon
    79 votes
  • 6

    We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

    John Lennon
    41 votes