And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
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.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Let silence be the art you practice.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
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.
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
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?
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.