The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
Being a celebrity has taught me to hide, but being an actor has opened my soul.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Music can change the world because it can change people.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
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.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
The earth has music for those who listen.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.