We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
I have a genuine love affair with my audience. When I`m on stage they`re not privileged to see me. It`s a privilege for me to see them.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
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 melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.