The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Let silence be the art you practice.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
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.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
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?
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
Play it fuckin' loud!
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
The earth has music for those who listen.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.