George Harrison

George Harrison
George Harrison
  • Born: February 25, 1943
  • Died: November 29, 2001
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Musician, Singer-songwriter, Music Film Producer

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George Harrison MBE was an English musician, singer-songwriter, music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. Often referred to as "the quiet Beatle", Harrison embraced Indian culture and helped broaden the scope of popular music through his incorporation of Indian instrumentation and Hindu-aligned spirituality in the Beatles' work. Although the majority of the band's songs were written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, most Beatles albums from 1965 onwards contained at least two Harrison compositions. His songs for the group included "Taxman", "Within You Without You", "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", "Here Comes the Sun" and "Something".

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After all we did for Britain, selling that corduroy and making it swing, all we got was a bit of tin on a piece of leather.
All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much.
America has everything, why should they want us.
As far as I'm concerned, there won't be a Beatles reunion as long as John Lennon remains dead.
As long as you hate, there will be people to hate.
Gossip is the Devil's radio.
Hippies are so phoney and fake.
I wanted to be successful, not famous. Fame
I'll give up this sort of touring madness certainly, but music-everything is based on music. No, I'll never stop my music. Music, Chants & Rapps
I'll play what you want or I won't play at all.
Love one another. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
The Beatles saved the world from boredom.
The Beatles will exist without us.
The Beatles will go on and on.
The biggest break in my career was getting into the Beatles in 1962. The second biggest break since then is getting out of them.
The nicest thing is to open the newspapers and not to find yourself in them.
The world used us as an excuse to go mad.
There's high, and there's high, and to get really high - I mean so high that you can walk on the water, that high-that's where I'm going.
Try to realize it's all within yourself no one else can make you change, and to see you're only very small and life flows on within you and without you. Life
We were talking about the space between us all and the people who hide themselves behind a wall of illusion. Never glimpse the truth - then it's far too late when they pass away. Truth
We were the Spice Boys.
When you've seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there. War & Peace
With our love, we could save the world. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
You've got as many lives as you like, and more, even ones you don't want.