The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
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.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Let silence be the art you practice.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
I think another thing is that we don't really want exclusivity. We accept that it is in the artist's interest to be on sale in every place where they sell music.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
The earth has music for those who listen.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.