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.