26 Bob Marley Quotes About Love & Happiness (2020)

Bob Marley was an incredibly famous Jamaican reggae singer, who became well known world wide through his lyrics on peace, happiness and love.

Marley’s peaceful lyrics showed through to his soul; as he was rather generous and kind with his money.

Marley grew up in the slums of Jamaica and knows exactly what it’s like to grow up poor, so when he started achieving fame for his music, he bought houses for his friends and supported the poor.

Here are 26 Bob Marley quotes about love and happiness:


26 Bob Marley Quotes About Love

1. “Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.” – Bob Marley

2. “Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?” – Bob Marley

3. “You’re not supposed to feel down over whatever happen to you. I mean, you’re supposed to use whatever happen to you as some type of upper, not a downer.” – Bob Marley

4. “love the life you live. live the life you love.” – Bob Marley

5. “The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively” – Bob Marley

6. “If she’s amazing, she won’t be easy. If she’s easy, she won’t be amazing. If she’s worth it, you wont give up. If you give up, you’re not worthy.” – Bob Marley

7. “The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.” – Bob Marley

8. “Live for yourself and you will live in vain; Live for others, and you will live again.” – Bob Marley

9. “Don’t worry about a thing, every little thing is gonna be alright.” – Bob Marley


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“The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?” – Bob Marley


11. “Beginnings are usually scary, and endings are usually sad, but its everything in between that makes it all worth living.” – Bob Marley

12. “You say you love rain, but you use an umbrella to walk under it. You say you love sun, but you seek shelter when it is shining. You say you love wind, but when it comes you close your windows. So that’s why I’m scared when you say you love me.” – Bob Marley

13. “She may not be the most popular or prettiest, but if you love her and she makes you smile.. what else matters?” – Bob Marley

14. “You find strength in knowing that you have a true friend and possibly a soul mate who will remain loyal to the end.” – Bob Marley

15. “You may not be her first, her last, her only. She loved before, she may love again. But if she loves you now, what else matters?” – Bob Marley

16. “You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.” – Bob Marley

17. “Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts. Put your vision to reality. Wake up and live!” – Bob Marley


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18. “When one door is closed, don’t you know, another is open.” – Bob Marley


19. “Just can’t live that negative way… make way for the positive day.” – Bob Marley

20. “Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.” – Bob Marley

21. “Every time I plant a seed, He say kill it before it grow, he say kill it before they grow.” – Bob Marley

22. “Road of life is rocky and you may stumble too, so while you talk about me, someone else is judging you.” – Bob Marley

23. “You entertain people who are satisfied. Hungry people can’t be entertained – or people who are afraid. You can’t entertain a man who has no food.” – Bob Marley

24. “In the abundance of water a fool is thirsty.” – Bob Marley

25. “The day you stop racing is the day you win the race.” – Bob Marley

26. “Who are you to judge the life I live? I am not perfect and I don’t have to be! Before you start pointing fingers, make sure your hands are clean.” – Bob Marley


Bonus: Bob Marley Picture Quote

Bob Marley Picture Quote

Bob Marley Picture Quote


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