Art is never finished, only abandoned.
Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
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.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
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.
The earth has music for those who listen.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
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.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
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?