Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
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.
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.
I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
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.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
The earth has music for those who listen.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.