Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
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.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
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.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.