The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
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.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
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.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.