Art is never finished, only abandoned.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
I have a genuine love affair with my audience. When I`m on stage they`re not privileged to see me. It`s a privilege for me to see them.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
People ask me how I make music. I tell them I just step into it. It's like stepping into a river and joining the flow. Every moment in the river has its song.
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.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.