Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
Play it fuckin' loud!
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
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?