The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
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.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write, because our culture has no use for it.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.