A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
Let silence be the art you practice.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
The earth has music for those who listen.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
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.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.