Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
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.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
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
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Let silence be the art you practice.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
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?
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.