Keno's Weekly Beatles Poll

Week: 106
Date: 3/18/2013
Question: What was the best quote John Lennon ever made?
Your Vote Option Votes Percent
  Those of you in the cheap seats can clap your hands to this one; the rest of you can just rattle your jewelry. (quoted at Royal Variety Performance in London attended by the Queen)
47 10.7%
  Time you enjoy wasting, is not wasted.
46 10.5%
  As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
45 10.3%
  I'd like to say 'thank you on behalf of the group and ourselves and I hope we passed the audition' (quoted at the end of their roof top concert in 1969).
45 10.3%
  Christianity will go. It will vanish and shrink. I'm right and I will be proved right. We're more popular than Jesus now.
24 5.5%
  I'm not a god or the God, but we're all God and we're all potentially divine, and potentially evil.
24 5.5%
  I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life. I'm one of those people.
24 5.5%
  Jesus was all right, but his disciples were thick and ordinary. It's them twisting it that ruins it for me.
24 5.5%
  Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
24 5.5%
  Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
24 5.5%
  Lots of people who complained about us receiving the MBE received theirs in the war for killing people. We received ours for entertaining people. I'd say we deserve ours more.
23 5.3%
  I think a lot of bad things have happened in the name of the church and in the name of Christ.
22 5%
  Before Elvis there was nothing.
11 2.5%
  When I say 'War is over if you want it' I mean that if everyone demanded peace instead of another TV set, we'd have peace.
8 1.8%
  Declare it! Just the same way we declare war. That is how we will have peace, we just need to declare it.
7 1.6%
  Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it.
7 1.6%
  It doesn't matter how long my hair is or what color my skin is or whether I'm a woman or a man.
5 1.1%
  Everybody loves you when you're six feet in the ground.
4 0.9%
  It [NFL Football] makes rock concerts look like tea parties. (quoted on ABC-TV to Howard Cosell during half time interview)
4 0.9%
  We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just leave it in the cupboard and think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it.
4 0.9%
  You either get tired fighting for peace, or you die.
4 0.9%
  Rituals are important. Nowadays it's hip not to be married. I'm not interested in being hip.
3 0.7%
  If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in the Sixties, that's his problem. Love and peace are eternal.
2 0.5%
  Is there something wrong with society that's making us so pressurized, that we cannot live without guarding ourselves against it?
2 0.5%
  You don't need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are!
2 0.5%
  You have to be a bastard to make it, and that's a fact. The Beatles are the biggest bastards on earth.
2 0.5%
  I don't appreciate worship of dead Sid Vicious or of dead James Dean or of dead John Wayne. Making Sid Vicious a hero, it's garbage to me. I worship the people who survive.
1 0.2%
Totals: 438 100%

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