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February 6, 2015

The Greatest Bob Marley Quote, Ever.

 

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There are some things I read that cause me to kick myself in the shin, say, “Dang, I wish I wrote that,” and then give up writing forever.

This quote is one of them:

“The biggest coward of a man is to awaken the love of a woman with no intention of loving her.” ~ Bob Marley.

Dear Bob Marley,

Touche.

 

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Happy Birthday, Mr. Marley. 

 

Author: Janne Robinson

Editor: Renee Picard

Image: Jason H. Smith/Flickr

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Robyn Wallace Mar 16, 2019 11:02am

Yeah, had that happen…users

Holly Jan 8, 2019 12:57am

Something he learned on his journey I suppose. Something most people learn. I hope.! It’s a complicated thing, love.

Kingsley Feb 6, 2016 8:16am

Bob Marley’s quote is what it is. No critique needed!.

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