Quotes Categories

Joan Baez Quotes

(1941), American Singer, Songwriter

Action is the antidote to despair.

Category: Despair

You don't get to choose how you're going to die, or when. You can decide how you're going to live now.

Category: Life And Living

Nonviolence is a flop. The only bigger flop is violence.

Category: Nonviolence

The only thing that's been a worse flop than the organization of non-violence has been the organization of violence.

Category: Nonviolence

The easiest kind of relationship is with ten thousand people, the hardest is with one.

Category: Relationships

All serious daring starts from within.

Category: Risk

It seems to me that those songs that have been any good, I have nothing much to do with the writing of them. The words have just crawled down my sleeve and come out on the page.

Category: Song And Singing