Let silence be the art you practice.
I love rock-n-roll. I think it's an exciting art form. It's revolutionary. Still revolutionary and it changed people. It changed their hearts. But yeah, even rock-n-roll has a lot of rubbish, really bad music.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
I think another thing is that we don't really want exclusivity. We accept that it is in the artist's interest to be on sale in every place where they sell music.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.