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Joan Baez Quotes

"You don't get to choose how you're going to die. Or when. You can only decide how you're going to live. Now."

"Instead of getting hard ourselves and trying to compete, women should try and give their best qualities to men - bring them softness, teach them how to cry."

"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."

"Action is the antidote to despair."

"That's all nonviolence is - organized love."

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

"I've never had a humble opinion. If you've got an opinion, why be humble about it?"

"The easiest kind of relationship for me is with ten thousand people. The hardest is with one."

"Good morning, children of the 80s. This is your Woodstock, and it's long overdue."

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

"If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?"

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