The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
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 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.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.