Stevie Wonder quotes

 quotes - Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there. Share

“Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.”

— Stevie Wonder

 quotes - Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision. Share

“Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision.”

— Stevie Wonder

 quotes - You can't base your life on other people's expectations. Share

“You can't base your life on other people's expectations.”

— Stevie Wonder

 quotes - Time is long but life is short. Share

“Time is long but life is short.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.”

— Stevie Wonder

“God gave me life to continue to do things that I would never have done.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Music, at its essence, is what gives us memories. And the longer a song has existed in our lives, the more memories we have of it.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Ya gots to work with what you gots to work with.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I am what I am. I love me! And I don't mean that egotistically - I love that God has allowed me to take whatever it was that I had and to make something out of it.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Do you know, it's funny, but I never thought of being blind as a disadvantage, and I never thought of being black as a disadvantage.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Minds ripen at very different ages.”

— Stevie Wonder

“What I'm not confused about is the world needing much more love, no hate, no prejudice, no bigotry and more unity, peace and understanding. Period.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle!”

— Stevie Wonder

“Clearly, love is love, between a man and a woman, a woman and a man, a woman and a woman and a man and a man.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Eyes lie if you ever look into them for the character of the person.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Blind don't mean you can't, you know, listen.”

— Stevie Wonder

“First of all, I'm no better than the next person.”

— Stevie Wonder

“For the most part, I feel really comfortable with what I've given to the people. I want to give it to them again.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I am all for stem cell research.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I am not a normal man.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I do believe in women. I really do.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I think honestly, some people who think they're gay, they're confused.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I'm concerned about how accessible guns are.”

— Stevie Wonder

“If you don't ask, you don't get.”

— Stevie Wonder

“My mother had a rule, obviously, that I couldn't go across the street by myself, but I had to find a way of doing it.”

— Stevie Wonder

“Sometimes, I feel I am really blessed to be blind because I probably would not last a minute if I were able to see things.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I am all for anything that is going to better equip a person who is physically challenged in any way, to have an opportunity to be able to do what they are able to do.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I guess people expect or figure me to be a lot of different things.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I know there are thousands of images of me.”

— Stevie Wonder

“I might do something in Arabic. I might do something in Hebrew.”

— Stevie Wonder