Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
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?
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.