John Legend is a Grammy award winning musician and songwriter who has a gift for singing which he aligns with his purpose for brightening the world around him. He finds pursuing his passion and helping others is the perfect recipe for true success, and his lfie is a living testament.
Throughout his life, John Legend has been addicted to music from the age of 4 when he sang for the church choir to being the president and musical director of a co-ed Jazz acappella group in college. He received his name from poet J. Ivy who stated “I heard your music and it reminds me of that music from the old school. You sound like one of the legends. As a matter of fact, that’s what I’m going to call you from now on! I’m going to call you John Legend.”
This list of the most inspirational John Legend quotes will encourage you to take chances, to keep evolving and to pursue whats real to you.
10 Inspirational John Legend Quotes
“I want you to live the best life you can. You can be world-changers. .. Pursue this life of love with focus and passion and ambition and courage. Give it your all. And that will be your path to true success.” – John Legend
“You learn so much from taking chances, whether they work out or not. Either way, you can grow from the experience and become stronger and smarter.” – John Legend
“I keep learning, listening, growing and experimenting.” – John Legend
“When we see people that are impoverished and people who are dealt an unfair hand, then if we have the power to help them, we should try to do that.” – John Legend
“Experience is a great teacher.” – John Legend
“Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge.” – John Legend
“Why wouldn’t I help? What good reason do I have as a human being with power and a sense of empathy and morality, why wouldn’t I do something?” – John Legend
“Soul is about authenticity. Soul is about finding the things in your life that are real and pure.” – John Legend
“A just society is not one built on fear or repression or vengeance or exclusion, but one built on love. Love for our families. Love for our neighbors. Love for the least among us. Love for those who look different or worship differently. Love for those we don’t even know.” – John Legend
“The future started yesterday, and we’re already late.” – John Legend
Bonus John Legend Quote:
“All men should be feminists. If men care about women’s rights the world will be a better place. We are better off when women are empowered – it leads to a better society.” – John Legend