Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
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.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
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.