Music can change the world because it can change people.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
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.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
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.
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.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
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.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
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?
We're not trying to change the world; just music.