Yoko Ono Quotes

A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.

What is beauty? It’s what you love.

You change the world by being yourself.

Some people are old at 18 and some are young at 90. Time is a concept that humans created.

Smile to the future and it will smile back to you

Look at yourself in the mirror and don’t be afraid to notice how beautiful you are.

It’s better to dance than to march through life.


You may think I’m small, but I have a universe inside my mind.

When you are suffering, you become more understanding about yourself, but also about other people’s sufferings too. That’s the first step to understand somebody is to understand their sufferings. So then love follows.

Mirror becomes a razor when it’s broken. A stick becomes a flute when it’s loved.

When you are feeling bad, do one thing a day to make your heart dance. It could be a simple thing like looking up at the sky.

Each time we don’t say what we wanna say, we’re dying.

When you say ‘I love you’, you are not just saying it to that person. You are saying ‘I love you’ to yourself, the planet & The Universe.

Transform jealousy to admiration, and what you admire will become part of your life.

All my life, I have been in love with the sky. Even when everything was falling apart around me, the sky was always there for me.

Try to say nothing negative about anybody for three days, for forty-five days, for three months. See what happens to your life.

If someone is unpleasant to you, draw a halo around his or her head in your mind. He/she is an angel who came to teach you something.

Tape the sound of friends laughing together. Save it for a rainy day.

It’s always good to do something that is not a repeat. I just don’t believe in repeating.

Anger is an emotion that is very energetic. It is an ideal emotion to turn it around to make it work as a positive force.

The opposite of love is fear, not hate.

The regret of my life is that I have not said ‘I love you’ often enough.

Distance doesn’t exist, in fact, and neither does time. Vibrations from love or music can be felt everywhere, at all times.

It is very difficult for us to know we love somebody because it is an insecure position to be in. But in the end, it is important to be honest about your love because life is not that long.

I really feel that artists or musicians are controversial people. Controversy is part of the nature of art and creativity. If people are not doing that, they’re not artists – they’re artisans.