And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
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.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
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.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.