Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
I think another thing is that we don't really want exclusivity. We accept that it is in the artist's interest to be on sale in every place where they sell music.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write, because our culture has no use for it.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
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.