Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
Let silence be the art you practice.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
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.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
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.
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 art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.