The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
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.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
People ask me how I make music. I tell them I just step into it. It's like stepping into a river and joining the flow. Every moment in the river has its song.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
The earth has music for those who listen.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.