The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
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?
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
I have a genuine love affair with my audience. When I`m on stage they`re not privileged to see me. It`s a privilege for me to see them.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
An artist's duty is rather to stay open-minded and in a state where he can receive information and inspiration. You always have to be ready for that little artistic Epiphany.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Play it fuckin' loud!
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.