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Leonard Cohen Quote: “There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.”

There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.

— Leonard Cohen



Leonard Cohen Quote: “Pay attention to the cracks, because that’s where the light gets in.”

Pay attention to the cracks, because that’s where the light gets in.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Everybody knows that the dice are loaded, Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed, Everybody knows that the war is over, Everybody knows the good guys lost.”

Everybody knows that the dice are loaded, Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed, Everybody knows that the war is over, Everybody knows the good guys lost.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Do not be a magician – be magic!”

Do not be a magician – be magic!

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I don’t consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.”

I don’t consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “We are so small between the stars, so large against the sky.”

We are so small between the stars, so large against the sky.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “We are so lightly here. It is in love that we are made. In love we disappear.”

We are so lightly here. It is in love that we are made. In love we disappear.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “If you don’t become the ocean, you’ll be seasick every day.”

If you don’t become the ocean, you’ll be seasick every day.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Act the way you’d like to be and soon you’ll be the way you act.”

Act the way you’d like to be and soon you’ll be the way you act.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “How can I begin anything new with all of yesterday in me?”

How can I begin anything new with all of yesterday in me?

— Leonard Cohen



Leonard Cohen Quote: “I have tried in my way to be free.”

I have tried in my way to be free.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Love is the only engine of survival.”

Love is the only engine of survival.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “And here you are hurried, And here you are gone; And here is the love, That it’s all built upon.”

And here you are hurried, And here you are gone; And here is the love, That it’s all built upon.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “You go your way I’ll go your way too.”

You go your way I’ll go your way too.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I greet you from the other side of sorrow and despair, with a love so vast and shattered it will reach you everywhere.”

I greet you from the other side of sorrow and despair, with a love so vast and shattered it will reach you everywhere.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “In the broken places, the light shines through.”

In the broken places, the light shines through.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin Dance me through the panic ’til I’m gathered safely in Lift me like an olive branch and be my homeward dove Dance me to the end of love.”

Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin Dance me through the panic ’til I’m gathered safely in Lift me like an olive branch and be my homeward dove Dance me to the end of love.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I wish I could say everything in one word. I hate all the things that can happen between the beginning of a sentence and the end.”

I wish I could say everything in one word. I hate all the things that can happen between the beginning of a sentence and the end.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “You lose your grip, and then you slip into the Masterpiece.”

You lose your grip, and then you slip into the Masterpiece.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Now I’ve heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don’t really care for music, do you? It goes like this the fourth, the fifth The minor fall, the major lift The baffled king composing Hallelujah.”

Now I’ve heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don’t really care for music, do you? It goes like this the fourth, the fifth The minor fall, the major lift The baffled king composing Hallelujah.

— Leonard Cohen



Leonard Cohen Quote: “Music is the emotional life of the most people.”

Music is the emotional life of the most people.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I speak of a clinical depression that is the background of your entire life, a background of anguish and anxiety, a sense that nothing goes well, that pleasure is unavailable and all your strategies collapse.”

I speak of a clinical depression that is the background of your entire life, a background of anguish and anxiety, a sense that nothing goes well, that pleasure is unavailable and all your strategies collapse.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “We are ugly but we have the music.”

We are ugly but we have the music.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “You who wish to conquer pain, you must learn what makes one kind.”

You who wish to conquer pain, you must learn what makes one kind.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “It’s not a cry you can hear at night. It’s not somebody who has seen the light. It’s a cold and it’s a broken Hallelujah.”

It’s not a cry you can hear at night. It’s not somebody who has seen the light. It’s a cold and it’s a broken Hallelujah.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Maybe there’s a god above but the only thing I learned from love was how to shoot at somebody who outdrew you.”

Maybe there’s a god above but the only thing I learned from love was how to shoot at somebody who outdrew you.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Never make a decision when you need to pee.”

Never make a decision when you need to pee.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “May everyone live, And may everyone die. Hello, my love, And my love, Goodbye.”

May everyone live, And may everyone die. Hello, my love, And my love, Goodbye.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “You’ve got a deadline. Well, I do, too: death.”

You’ve got a deadline. Well, I do, too: death.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Like a bird on a wire, like a drunk in a midnight choir, I have tried in my way to be free!!”

Like a bird on a wire, like a drunk in a midnight choir, I have tried in my way to be free!!

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “And sometimes when the night is slow The wretched and the meek We gather up our hearts and go A Thousand Kisses Deep.”

And sometimes when the night is slow The wretched and the meek We gather up our hearts and go A Thousand Kisses Deep.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Follow me, the wise man said, but he walked behind.”

Follow me, the wise man said, but he walked behind.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “It’s the notion that there is no perfection – that there is a broken world and we live with broken hearts and broken lives but still there is no alibi for anything. On the contrary, you have to stand up and say hallelujah under those circumstances.”

It’s the notion that there is no perfection – that there is a broken world and we live with broken hearts and broken lives but still there is no alibi for anything. On the contrary, you have to stand up and say hallelujah under those circumstances.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I don’t trust my inner feelings, inner feelings come and go.”

I don’t trust my inner feelings, inner feelings come and go.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Take one step to the side and it’s all absurd.”

Take one step to the side and it’s all absurd.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “It doesn’t matter what you do because it’s going to happen anyway.”

It doesn’t matter what you do because it’s going to happen anyway.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Don’t dwell on what has passed away or what is yet to be.”

Don’t dwell on what has passed away or what is yet to be.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “If you want a lover I’ll do anything you ask. If you want a different kind of love I’ll wear a mask. If you want to strike me down in anger here I stand. If you want a partner in life take my hand. I’m your man.”

If you want a lover I’ll do anything you ask. If you want a different kind of love I’ll wear a mask. If you want to strike me down in anger here I stand. If you want a partner in life take my hand. I’m your man.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.”

Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “And what can I tell you, my brother, my killer, what can I possibly say? I guess that I miss you, I guess I forgive you, I’m glad you stood in my way.”

And what can I tell you, my brother, my killer, what can I possibly say? I guess that I miss you, I guess I forgive you, I’m glad you stood in my way.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Songs don’t dignify human activity. Human activity dignifies the song.”

Songs don’t dignify human activity. Human activity dignifies the song.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I don’t know which side is anybody on any more. I don’t really care. There is a moment when we have to transcend the side we’re on and understand that we are creatures of a higher order.”

I don’t know which side is anybody on any more. I don’t really care. There is a moment when we have to transcend the side we’re on and understand that we are creatures of a higher order.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “May you be surrounded by friends and family, and if this is not your lot, may the blessings find you in your solitude.”

May you be surrounded by friends and family, and if this is not your lot, may the blessings find you in your solitude.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I’ve seen the future and it’s murder.”

I’ve seen the future and it’s murder.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “You win a while, and then it’s done – Your little winning streak.”

You win a while, and then it’s done – Your little winning streak.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Love is not a victory march.”

Love is not a victory march.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “I’ve seen the nations rise and fall. I’ve heard their stories, heard them all, but love’s the only engine of survival.”

I’ve seen the nations rise and fall. I’ve heard their stories, heard them all, but love’s the only engine of survival.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin.”

First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “The older I get, the surer I am that I’m not running the show.”

The older I get, the surer I am that I’m not running the show.

— Leonard Cohen


Leonard Cohen Quote: “Everybody knows the dice are loaded.”

Everybody knows the dice are loaded.

— Leonard Cohen

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