I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Let silence be the art you practice.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.