” I love my country very dearly, and I greatly resent the implication that some of the places that I have sung and some of the people that I have known, and some of my opinions, whether they are religious or philosophical, make me less of an American. “


” Down through the centuries, this trick has been tried by various establishments throughout the world. They force people to get involved in the kind of examination that has only one aim and that is to stamp out dissent. “


” But I decline to say who has ever listened to them, who has written them, or other people who have sung them. “


” I decline to discuss, under compulsion, where I have sung, and who has sung my songs, and who else has sung with me, and the people I have known. “


” I want to turn the clock back to when people lived in small villages and took care of each other. “


” It’s a very important thing to learn to talk to people you disagree with. “


” If I’ve got a talent, it’s for picking the right song at the right time for the right audience. And I can always get people to sing with me. “



All 7 Pete Seeger Quotes about People in picture


I love my country very dearly, and I greatly resent the implication that some of the places that I have sung and some of the people that I have known, and some of my opinions, whether they are religious or philosophical, make me less of an American.
Down through the centuries, this trick has been tried by various establishments throughout the world. They force people to get involved in the kind of examination that has only one aim and that is to stamp out dissent.


But I decline to say who has ever listened to them, who has written them, or other people who have sung them.
I decline to discuss, under compulsion, where I have sung, and who has sung my songs, and who else has sung with me, and the people I have known.
I want to turn the clock back to when people lived in small villages and took care of each other.
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