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.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Each song is a child I nourish and give my love to. But even if you have never written a song, your life is a song. How can it not be?
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
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.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.