Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
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?
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
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.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
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.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
I'm very happy to hear that my work inspires writers and painters. It's the most beautiful compliment, the greatest reward. Art should always be an exchange.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time