Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Each song is a child I nourish and give my love to. But even if you have never written a song, your life is a song. How can it not be?
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
Play it fuckin' loud!
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
The earth has music for those who listen.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.