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By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

What started as a whisper Slowly turned into a scream Searching for an answer Where the question is unseen I don't know where you came from And I don't know where you've gone Old friends become old strangers Between the darkness and the dawn

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

There's no room in my life for religion. Religion is separation and segregation of God. How can you segregate the Almighty?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

Every man's actions belong to him.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

My family owns a music store in Claremont, California, called The Claremont Folk Music Center.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

As long as the songs are strong, I think you can express yourself in any style and have it be soulful and have it be your own voice.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

Now that you've grown up, You can finally learn to be a child, We made it to the end of the world, But we'll never make it out alive...

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

Genetics do play a role in how you consciously or subconsciously manifest your true self.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

If you're gonna live, then live it up. If you're gonna give, then give it up. If you're gonna walk the Earth, then walk it proud. If you're gonna say the word, you got to say it loud.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

The woman in you is the worry in me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

They say time will make all this go away. But it's time that has taken my tomorrows and turned them into yesterdays.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

Hiding is not an option and you're going to step out and you're going to make mistakes. I'm going to look stupid. I'm going to say things I want to retract. I'm going to sing notes I wish I could have back, there's just no getting around the stumble, but if you stumble enough times you're going to fall off the edge and have no choice but to freakin' fly.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

Forever always seems to be around when it begins, but forever never seems to be around when it ends

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

Wish there was something that I could say or do, I can resist anything but the temptation from you. But I'd rather walk alone than chase you around, I'd rather fall myself then let you drag me on down.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

People say, "How do you write songs?" I say, "Patience." I may have a track that's hot, but no words. I'll just let it sit for years, because I know they're going to meet. They'll find it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

All that we can't say is all we need to hear.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

In my life I have been blessed In my life I have been cursed I have lived the best of times I have suffered the worst Do you know which road you're traveling? Do you know where you want to be? With so many roads to travel, There's just one can set you free.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I'm not going to do the Ben Harper house record or the Ben Harper drum 'n' bass record.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I knew a girl, her name was Truth. She was a terrible liar.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

Now I love to feel that warm southern rain, Just to hear it fall is the sweetest sounding thing. And to see it fall on your simple country dress It's like heaven to me I must confess.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

But I would never insult the people that love this music and I would never insult the blessing of music in my life and I would never insult myself by playing uninspired music.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

Love for me is my North Star. It's the highest form of grace. And I love that there's different levels and different ways of showing it, and different representations of it. Whether it's love shown to a stranger, love to a sibling, your child, your parents, your partner.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

We've all got stardust in our bones.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

People who try to define their spirituality sometimes are annoying, 'cause the spirit is something you feel and let guide you and humbly respect.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I grew up listening to spiritual music, Blind Willie Johnson and folk.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I'm a living sunset, lightning in my bones.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I can change the world With my own two hands Make a better place With my own two hands Make a kinder place.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

The advice I have for new artists is this - write great songs and play them live as often as possible. Get residencies all over town and crush it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

The world awakens on the run And will soon be earning With hopes of better days to come It's a morning yearning.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

As a songwriter, I don't rush. I may sit on lyrics for two years before the music hits.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

It just takes a pebble to bring down a good man.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

My choice is what I choose to do, And if I'm causing no harm, it shouldn't bother you. Your choice is who you choose to be, And if you're causin' no harm, then you're alright with me. If you don't like my fire, then don't come around, 'cause I'm gonna burn one down. Yes, I'm gonna burn one down. Herb the gift from the earth, And what's from the earth is of the greatest worth. So before you knock it try it first, Oh, you'll see it's a blessing and not a curse.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

Sometimes I feel I know strangers Better than I know my friends Why must a beginning Be the means to an end? The stones from my enemies These wounds will mend But I cannot survive The roses from my friends.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

If interviews are just interviews or if music is just music, why are we even doing it? You only get so many hours in a lifetime, man.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I dont know if hell exists, but there sure as hell are some people who dont belong in heaven.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

To go through this life and see it through - what it really is - and not be insane or addicted, is a minor miracle for anyone.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I don't kid myself in thinking that I'm on the front lines. I know the people who are on the front lines. I mean there are people in some freakin' significant places making on-the-ground social front line change. I've marched. I've put feet on the ground for what I believe and what I'm against with no compromise. And there are people who are risking a whole hell of a lot more than me to make change, that's for damn sure.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

Every moral has a story, every story has and end. Every battle has its glory, and its consequence.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

We're always moving forward in different places physically and psychologically.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

Let us burn one from end to end, and pass it over to me my friend.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

When you have everything, you have everything to lose.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

When you hear Doc Watson singing Amazing Grace, something else enters the room.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

My choice is what I choose to do and if I'm causing no harm it shouldn't bother you. Your choice is who you choose to be and if you're causin' no harm, then your alright with me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

There's only one proper way a song should go, but you've got to be patient enough to let them come together time wise. Sometimes it's lightning in a bottle and you got the song. But oftentimes it shows up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

If it comes out sounding like Dixieland jazz or classical or punk or rock or even slightly metal, that's because that's where I'm going to find inspiration.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

A candle throws its light into the darkness, in a nasty world so shines a good deed. Make sure the fortune that you seek is the fortune that you need.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

It was a huge deal, a huge musical discovery that became life lessons learned. You can't return from having an experience like that. The Blind Boys are truly the deepest well of American musical heritage you can discover.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It's the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That's the power of the gospel.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ben Harper

It's so hard to do and so easy to say but sometimes you just have to walk away

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Harper

You can run away from home But you can't run away from your pain I sit here alone There's always someone else to blame.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ben Harper

I really feel like the sky is the limit with the Innocent Criminals today.