Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Play it fuckin' loud!
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 aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
I love rock-n-roll. I think it's an exciting art form. It's revolutionary. Still revolutionary and it changed people. It changed their hearts. But yeah, even rock-n-roll has a lot of rubbish, really bad music.
An artist's duty is rather to stay open-minded and in a state where he can receive information and inspiration. You always have to be ready for that little artistic Epiphany.
The earth has music for those who listen.