here and there in the barrios and the favelas, among those who have least, beat hearts of hope, fly sparks of Overcoming.
If you ain't angry, you ain't paying attention.
The media, itself an arm of mega-corporate power, feeds the fear industry, so that people are primed like pumps to support wars on rumor, innuendo, legends, and lies.
Today's empire is tomorrow's ashes
The United States is Fast Becoming One of the Biggest Open-Air Prisons on Earth
I was punished for communicating,
Contrary to popular belief, conventional wisdom would have one believe that it is insane to resist this, the mightiest of empiresâ€¦ But what history really shows is that today`s empire is tomorrow`s ashes, that nothing lasts forever, and that to not resist is to acquiesce in your own oppression. Th
The state would rather give me an uzi than a microphone.
Free people have a right to decide for themselves what they want to hear.
Do you see law and order? There is nothing but disorder, and instead of law there is the illusion of security. It is an illusion because it is built on a long history of injustices: racism, criminality, and the genocide of millions. Many people say it is insane to resist the system, but actually, it
Prison is a second-by-second assault on the soul, a day-to-day degradation of the self, an oppressive steel and brick umbrella that transforms seconds into hours and hours into days.
When a cause comes along and you know in your bones that it is just, yet refuse to defend it--at that moment you begin to die. And I have never seen so many corpses walking around talking about justice.
The role of television is the illusion of company, noise. I call it the fifth wall and the second window: the window of illusion.
Politics is the art of making the people believe that they are in power, when in fact, they have none.
If they survive, today's children will inherit a world that our fathers and grandfathers have ravaged, where the seas are acidic cesspools that the whales have fled, where rain forests are Indian memories never to return, and where human greed has plundered Mother Earth's innards and turned human ge
Before this generation goes on to its ancestors, we should, we must, do our level best to pass on our lessons, so that they live in our people's minds and lives.
Elie Wiesel says that the greatest evil in the world is not anger or hatred, but indifference. If that is true, then the opposite is also true: that the greatest love we can show our children is the attention we pay them, the time we take for them. Maybe we serve children the best simply by noticing
At the risk of quoting Mephistopheles I repeat: Welcome to hell. A hell erected and maintained by human-governments, and blessed by black robed judges. A hell that allows you to see your loved ones, but not to touch them. A hell situated in America's boondocks, hundreds of miles away from most famil
Light up the darkness
What important is man should live in righteousness, in natural love for mankind. Bob Ma
Don't gain the world and lose your soul; wisdom is better than silver or gold. Bob Mar
Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction. Bob Marle
The stone that the builder refused shall be the head corner stone.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. Bob Mar
I've been here before and will come again, but I'm not going this trip through.
Me never believe in marriage that muchmarriage is a trap to control me; woman is a coward. Man strong.
One bright morning when my work is over I will fly away home.
Look for things marked positive to you, like songs, because all dem things are right.
Life seems completely different, exciting and worthwhile. Your only hope and security is in knowing that they are a part of your life.
love the life you live. live the life you love.
You can't run away from yourself
They gave me star treatment when I was making a lot of money. But I was just as good when I was poor.
Ziggy, when you go up bring me up and when you go down don't let me down. Stephen, Money can't buy you life.
Don't gain the world and lose your...
Man is a universe within himself.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery, none but ourselves can free our minds!
When the race gets hard to run. It means you just can't take the peace.