The true art of memory is the art of attention.
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.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
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.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution that, in a way, enables the artist to sell a process rather than a piece of product.
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.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
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?