Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
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.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
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.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.