Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
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.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Play it fuckin' loud!
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.