Wellness

6 Powerful Quotes To Remember Pete Seeger

01/28/2014 12:20pm ET | Updated January 28, 2014
Pete Seeger, performing on stage during the Farm Aid 2013 concert, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, New York, on texture, partial graphics

Pete Seeger, the singer and songwriter who charged the way for the revival of American folk music, died on Monday at the age of 94. Known for creating hits like "We Shall Overcome" and The Byrd's chart-topping "Turn! Turn! Turn!," Seeger often spoke out on the belief that powerful music could change the world.

But his soulful nature and passion for life wasn't just prevalent in his melodies. Seeger's words, whether it was through his speech or his lyrics, can teach us a lot about spreading kindness and making a difference in the world. Check out the six quotes below, which reflect some of the artist's most inspiring wisdom.

Getty
Getty
Getty
Getty
Getty
Getty
Arianna's Most Fearless Quotes